Ageing Better in Birmingham
Ageing Better in Birmingham is a programme to bring together the Birmingham community and help those over 50 years to overcome isolation. The programme is funded by the Big Lottery Fun.
Birmingham Carers Hub oversee 3 projects related to this programme.
– Where people across the city come together to organise groups and or activities and are supported by Network Enablers who will support an application for funding up to £2,000 via the Ageing Better Fund.
– Volunteer led spaces across the city enabling carers to come together to help reduce isolation and loneliness. These spaces are an opportunity for those who want to meet in an informal, relaxed environment.
– Is a 2-year campaign to raise awareness and help ensure that communities, employers and individuals are aware of the issues that carers face, helping to ensure that Birmingham becomes a ‘carer friendly’ city.