A caffeine-fuelled runaway success

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In the first six months of operation, the Caistor Cares free coffee mornings have been declared a runaway success by many of the town’s elderly residents, who support this weekly social get-together every Monday morning. Since they began last September, the hour-long informal gatherings have been well attended by an increasing number of ladies — and gentlemen — keen to …

Caistor Cares Launches Coffee Mornings

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Caistor Cares has launched free coffee mornings every Monday. The organisation already offers befriending through home visits to a number of people in Caistor but it was felt that a weekly social event would add to this service. This follows the great success of the parties that the Group has held in the Town Hall. Around 100 people attended each …

Festive celebrations for Caistor’s senior citizens

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Special party organised by Caistor Cares for town’s elderly community Christmas came early for Caistor’s senior citizens as the festive season celebrations got into full swing with a party organised by Caistor Cares – the community volunteering network aimed at reducing social isolation. Caistor Cares launched earlier this year with a commemorative party for Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th birthday …

Commemorative celebrations at the official launch of Caistor Cares

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Caistor’s senior citizens were treated to afternoon tea and entertainment on Sunday 12 June, at a special party held to celebrate the launch of Caistor Cares – our new community volunteering organisation for the town’s elderly residents, aimed at reducing social isolation. Timed to coincide with Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations, the party at Caistor Town Hall was …

A partnership is formed

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We are pleased to announce that Caistor Cares will work in association with Friendship at Home, a charity that has been providing befriending services for over 10 years in North East Lincolnshire. They have agreed to help with our procedures, policies and training as part of their Rural Outreach Programme.

Official Launch Date Confirmed

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The official launch date for Caistor Cares is set as 12th June, to coincide with her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations. Under the guidance of Social Secretary, Bridget Turner, a Welcome Party is to be organised in Caistor Town Hall, which is free of charge to all residents of Caistor and district over the age of 60.