This year we commissioned some research on behalf of Age Friendly Salford* to explore if Local Still Matters when delivering remote support for older people in Salford during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The research was undertaken by the University of Salford and Manchester Metropolitan University and the report outlines the experiences of providing and accessing activities remotely though the Age Friendly Salford network.
Some of the key findings were:
Read the Summary Report here:
*Age Friendly Salford is a programme of work funded by Salford Clinical Commissioning Group and Salford City Council to engage and support older people to age well. The programme is delivered by a partnership of voluntary sector organisations: Inspiring Communities Together www.inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk Age UK Salford www.ageuk.org.uk and Salford CVS www.salfordcvs.co.uk