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Fitness fundraising for Listening Ears

We are glad to welcome a new fundraising initiative by our friends at Firefly Fitness. It is led by Tatiana a qualified fitness instructor who has led gentle exercise workshops with our elderly service users at our Feel Good Centres in Abbey Wood and Thamesmead and now running online for almost one year since the …

Virtual Christmas Party 2020

Despite the ongoing pandemic and restrictions to our daily lives, our services continue to run online weekly. Our annual Christmas party is also scheduled to take place online and all are welcome. Support us at #listeningears in tackling #isolation #loneliness and #depression in our communities

Supporting the elderly during COVID

We are pleased to be a part of an international seminar at Oxford Brookes University on older people’s services during the COVID pandemic. The event is an online webinar scheduled for 12noon on Friday 13th November 2020 Who can attend this event Everyone Location Online Details COVID-19 has had disproportionate impacts on Black, Asian and …

Listening Ears is 14!

Today 30th October 2020, Listening Ears is celebrating its 14th anniversary. Four years ago, we celebrated ten years of service with a beautiful get-together. We are pleased to be able to continue to offer much-needed support in these challenging times. Our foodbank and hot buffet home delivery for the elderly has been a lifeline for …

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Let’s Share It is back!

We are pleased to launch the first episode of the new Let’s Share It series, which will be broadcast live on YouTube every Monday at 6pm starting on Monday 15th June 2020. Catch up via our playlist or subscribe to our channel at youtube.com/listeningears

Rosebud Centre’s 10th Anniversary

Last month saw the celebration of a huge milestone for us at Listening Ears. The Rosebud Centre for Girls project marked its tenth year in service! From its modest origins at Mulberry Children’s Centre with just a handful of excitable young girls, we have now grown into a fully fledged centre and have supported more …

COVID-19 update

As the impacts of COVID-19 (coronavirus) escalates, fear and uncertainty has gripped the world and more than ever before, the most vulnerable within our communities require support. Here at Listening Ears we are doing our best to keep services running however new measures are in place to protect the health and well-being of our staff, …

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Mini Bus Donation

Listening Ears is pleased to be the recipient of a mini bus donation from the Annington Group. A firm supporter of Listening Ears since 2018, the Annington Group has previously funded activities for the elderly at our Feel Good Centres including Day Trips and fundraising events. The bus will commence service from December 2019 and …

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1 Year Anniversary of Feel Good Atrium

Celebrating one year since the project launch of the Feel Good Centre at the Atrium, Thamesmead. We received donations of groceries from Tesco to share amongst our members. The session began with a gentle exercise session led by Firefly Fitness. We also received a surprise visit from Sainsbury’s and received a large basket of flowers, …

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Greenwich Civic Awards

We were honoured to be recognised by the Royal Borough of Greenwich for the work we do at Listening Ears. We were presented with an award in the community category at the Woolwich Town Hall on 22nd March 2019