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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 1 month 2 days ago #3136919

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Hope everyone is healthy,happy,and we all get together again in the cafe in 2019.

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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 1 month 1 day ago #3137661

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JUJO wrote: Hope everyone is healthy,happy,and we all get together again in the cafe in 2019.


I just want to second what Jujo has said. Take care everyone xxx
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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 3 weeks 6 days ago #3140736

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Hope everyone had a lovely Christmas Day yesterday.

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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 2 weeks 6 days ago #3144741

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To everyone in the cafe,
Hope you all had a wonderful Christmas,May 2019 bring you all lots of love, good luck, good health, and happiness always,
Best wishes

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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 1 week 6 days ago #3147948

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At the moment I am looking after a sick neighbour along with another street resident. Our sick friend is unable to stand due to a back condition. She is in terrible pain and has no relatives able to help.
We are taking it in turns to take in food, wash her, make drinks and sit with her. She is waiting for test results.
It's such hard work and neither of us is fit; we are struggling.
We've tried ringing the old people agencies but keep getting told they need a referral from her doctor. ? The receptionist says her doctor is waiting for test results, meanwhile two unfit women, not related to her are coping best we can.

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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 1 week 5 days ago #3148406

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Aida,
It is lovely to know that your sick neighbour has wonderful neighbours like you and your other neighbour.Hope your neighbour gets well very soon.

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Drop in cafe.............................for Carers and others who suffer loneliness 1 week 5 days ago #3148742

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Me too. The helping neighbour has a painful arthritic condition and it's making her stressed.
I had to laugh, though, I asked our sick friend if she might like a bite to eat - her appetite is reduced - and she replied, "A drop of soup would be nice, not out of a tin !" Good job I make my own soup.

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