Category: Get Talking

More men experiencing isolation in old age – BBC report

Oct 15 2014

Men are often reluctant to join clubs for older people, says the study by the International Longevity Centre (ILC-UK) and the charity, Independent Age. It predicts the number of older men living alone in England will increase by 65% by 2030. “When their partner dies, often a man’s social life shrinks,” said Independent Age chief …Read the full article

Preview of The Gospel According to Josh

Jun 04 2014

We are immensely pleased to support Josh Rivedal in his forthcoming book launch in the UK. Josh’s personal story of suicide (his fathers, and his own near attempt) are told in a frank and honest way with some light hearted moments of humour. November is always a time for remembrance & absence and we are …Read the full article

MB50 Friend Josh Rivedal book launch!

Apr 02 2014

┬áThe Gospel According to Josh, by Josh Rivedal: published in USA in 2013, Josh’s book tells his passage into manhood through his 20’s, a journey that began with the suicide of his father when he was 25. It is a comedic, honest and poignant tale of love, loss, male familial legacy, struggle and survival. Read …Read the full article