Just Good Friends on The BBC

Article from The BBC Website

Dancing the lonely blues away with Just Good Friends

Loneliness and isolation can be hard for older people but one club in Lancashire is helping to lift this gloom.

Just Good Friends, which was formed four years ago in St Annes, offers a wide range of activities and even promises to help people fulfil their ambitions.

For member Christine Howe it was to the chance dance with a star from BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing.

See more on BBC One Inside Our North West 19:30 GMT 20 March 2017

GP’S Prescribe Coffee Mornings

Coffee Mornings for Lonely Patients

Here’s an interesting story in The Daily Mail.

Lonely patients are being ‘prescribed’ coffee mornings, singing classes and dance lessons to tackle social isolation.

Read the full story here

NHS officials say the activities can help prevent loneliness, mental health conditions, obesity and even heart disease.

By going to Just Good Friends you are improving your health not just your friendship

March 2018 Newsletter

Happy Easter 2018

March 2018 Newsletter

Just a few snippets from the Newsletter. See Below or go to our Newsletter page to read the whole story

FLEETWOOD JGF
Congratulations to JGF Fleetwood on their first year anniversary at the Highbury Club in Fleetwood.

DANCING – IT’S BACK!

The dance lessons have restarted at St Annes Palace – 11.00am to 12.30pm.

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