How would you react if we told you that 1 in 10 UK girls can’t afford menstruation products? With a protest in Westminster, over 100,000 petition signatures and new charities emerging: Claudia Stobbart speaks to Plan International UK, the founder of #Periodpositive and The Red Box Project (available to all students) to explore the problem of […]
Loneliness affects millions of people of all ages in the UK but is there enough awareness of this. After all, there is a 26% increased risk of death as a result of social isolation. In this documentary we explore the issues surrounding loneliness and what we can do to help. Created by Claudia Stobbart, Jonathan […]
A map and details of all the Community Christmas events for the elderly across Dorset.
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Christmas is all about family, friendship and festivity. However as we tuck into our turkeys, many forget about the elderly who sit at home alone on Christmas Day, Claudia Stobbart reports. Shocking figures released in ‘The Future of Loneliness Report’ by Friends of the Elderly, reveal that more than a third of the elderly living in Dorset are affected by […]