Monthly Archives: July 2016

  • Greenoak Volunteer of the Year Awards – we won!

    On Tuesday 12th July we were invited to attend Greenoak Volunteer of the Year Awards buffet and presentations at WWF-UK’s Living Planet Centre.  We were one of 25 charities who had nominated a volunteer to be considered for this award – and  are delighted to say WE WERE DECLARED THE WINNERS! Our nominated volunteer was […]

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  • Thanks to Woking Lions

    We would like to sincerely thank Woking Lions for their very kind donation of a much needed new laptop for use in our offices. We received similar support from the Lions when Age Concern Woking was first formed – almost 11 years ago! Throughout this period the Lions have provided Christmas hampers to our more […]

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  • Coronation – Back to the 50s

    AGE CONCERN WOKING GOES BACK TO THE 50s   Age Concern Woking’s annual summer party was held on Sunday 26th June in the gardens of Westfield Social Club. The party, which had a ‘Coronation’ theme with food and music from the 1950s, was attended by over 100 clients, trustees and supporters. The weather was kind […]

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  • Happy 90th Birthday Mary

    HAPPY 90th BIRTHDAY MARY   A party on January 22nd marked the 90th birthday of our very first client – Mrs Mary Malloy. The party was attended by many of the residents of Brockhill, where Mary now lives, and she was delighted to find that one of her guests was Christine Brimecome who became her volunteer […]

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  • Wendy R.I.P

    It is with immense sorrow that we announce the passing of our colleague and friend, Wendy Nevin, after a long and bravely fought battle with cancer. Wendy began volunteering for us in June 2013 and, although often in pain herself, brought calm and comfort to so many people who called our helpline. She will be […]

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