As an osteopath I work closely with a lot of older people and one of the things that always strikes me most is how isolated and lonely life can be for... - Hannah Williams Find Out More
Jennifer Camilletti chose MHA as her charity because it's a subject close to her heart. Her 89-year-old grandmother receives help from a... - Jennifer Camilletti Find Out More
Hampshire-based solicitors practice Larcomes LLP chose us as their Charity of the Year after being inspired by the work of their local... - Larcomes LLP Solicitors Find Out More

Why Choose Us?

We've been improving the lives of older people for almost 75 years. With your help, we will help many more.

The money you raise will go towards connecting older people in communities that care. From services like our Live at Home schemes across Great Britain that reduce loneliness and isolation to our groundbreaking Music Therapy for people living with dementia, every penny will make a difference to older people. Here are just some of the ways we'll spend your money.

3 Great reasons to choose us...
1

£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.

2

£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person.

3

£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.

Find Us


MHA, 
Epworth House, 
Stuart Street, 
Derby, DE1 2EQ

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