£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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We've got lots of resources to help you hit your fundraising targets. To find out more, get in touch with the Fundraising Team.
Boost your fundraising, tell everyone about your challenge and spread the word about our vital work by publicising your efforts.
Here are just a few tips.
Share updates and images on Twitter @BestForAges and tag them with #BestForAges
Share your story with a local newspaper to reach a wider audience. You can get in touch with our Press Team if you need help.
Inspire colleagues and get closer to your fundraising target by putting posters up in your workplace.
The Radisson Blu Hotel Stair Climb Challenge returns for it's second year! Can you beat our 2016 winning time of 1.37 minutes? Take on this exhilarating tower running challenge to the top of the tallest hotel in Bristol. Consisting of 18 flights and 300 steps, the Radisson Blu Stair Climb Challenge is open to all abilities of fitness, and promises a great atmosphere, lots of cheering, spectacular views and an epic tower run. Take the ...
Have you got a head for heights? Get your Derbyshire adrenaline rush by challenging yourself to an 80 foot abseil in the heart of the Peak District. Challenge yourself to an 80 foot abseil off Millers Dale Bridge, a spectacular and well known abseil location in the heart of the Peak District National Park. Shortly after you step over the railings and begin your descent you will take on a 70 foot free-hanging drop into the gorge below - sure to...
Choose between a 3 or 17 mile route on this stunning new challenge event. Head for the hills to take on this hike through Derbyshire’s finest countryside and industrial heritage this October. The Peak District is home to stunning scenery and more than lives up to its reputation as one of Britain’s most inspiring National Parks. Highlights Choose between a 3 or 17 mile route through some of the most spectacular countryside England ha...
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