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Leeds Older People’s Forum

November 10, 2021

Insight and learning from our fabulous Time to Shine delivery partners

Every quarter, without fail, our delivery partners submit their monitoring returns. This cycle has happened like clockwork four times a year for over six years and the…
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October 28, 2021

Time to Shine update: November 2021

Here is a brief selection of our recent work, and what we expect to be doing next month … October 2021 In October, among other activities, we…
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October 28, 2021

Why do I like my job?

When I left my previous job in 2015 to take up the role of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at Time to Shine one friend said to me…
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October 14, 2021

Have I got older (people) news for you!? (October 2021)

At Time to Shine we see and read a lot of interesting stories and resources about older people. We share a few of these with you each…
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October 14, 2021

Working with younger older people

I helped out with a Wise Up to Ageism webinar recently. As we got to Older, different, equal, and considered the diversity of people in older age…
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October 13, 2021

Waiting for the bus…

“Bus passes should be available all day, not just after 9:30am. Bus drivers won’t let you on any earlier.” “It’s hard to get to early appointments when…
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October 13, 2021

Making a Match: a slow burner with a lot of test and learn

I have been re-reading older project reports lately as we make sure they are complete and ready for the website. It has been an interesting process. As…
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October 12, 2021

RU OK? …now

Here we are in year seven of Time to Shine – not something I ever expected to say! As Learning Facilitator I should have written some reports,…
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September 30, 2021

Time to Shine update: October 2021

Here is a brief selection of our recent work, and what we expect to be doing next month … September 2021 Among other activities, we have: managed…
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September 21, 2021

“We want Leeds to be the best city for everyone”

I was delighted to attend and speak at the launch of the Leeds Age Proud Festival on Monday 12 September, which provided a very inspirational and energising…
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