Worrying about your bills?

Aged 65 and over & struggling to pay for essentials such as food, heating & water? The Household Support Fund can provide short-term financial help. Read more

Are you an unpaid carer?

If you provide regular unpaid help and support to a loved one who’s struggling to cope alone, then you’re a carer and may be entitled to valuable support. Read more

Bob Phillips is Staywell's new Chair

Bob Phillips has been elected as Staywell's new Chair, taking over from Debbie Stinson, who has stepped down after extending her term to see the organisation through the Covid crisis. Read more

Health and social care plan falls short

This week the government released its health and social care plan - it falls far short of what is needed, argues Staywell CEO Shane Brennan. Read more

Loneliness - how making connections can help

How Staywell's In Touch telephone befriending service is helping alleviate loneliness Read more

Never too early or too late for dementia prevention

says Consultant Psychiatrist and Chair of Staywell, Dr Debbie Stinson Read more

Covid exposes the Digital Divide

The majority of 'older' people do not have a smartphone. As a result, they can be denied access to pubs, cafes and restaurants requiring them to check in with the NHS Track and Trace app - a clear example of the ‘digital divide’. This must change, argues Staywell CEO, Shane Brennan. Read more

2020-21: the year of Covid-19

This last year has been Staywell's busiest ever. Here is a snapshot of our last 12 months' activity during the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more

Covid magnifies social care crisis

Neglecting 'prevention' will lead to worse outcomes for older people, and for the health and care system, argues Staywell CEO Shane Brennan Read more

FANS in lockdown

With older people at the heart of everything we do, we want to share with you, our friends and supporters, some of what we’ve been doing in response to coronavirus. Read more

Supporting people during lockdown

Covid-19 has turned our worlds upside down. Even two months ago, we could barely have imagined what was ahead of us.  Here's an update on how we are supporting people during lockdown. Read more

Coronavirus COVID-19

An update on what Staywell is doing during the current Covid-19 Coronavirus situation. 27th March 2020. Read more