The Forum is a small charity with a membership of around 2330 older people in Telford & Wrekin. It promotes opportunities for older people to have a say and influence decision making, and to access information about services, activities, and volunteering opportunities. … Read more
Book your tickets for the Forum Christmas Lunch Events.
We are holding two events this year, on Tuesday 5th December and Wednesday 6th, at 12.45pm, at the Whitehouse Hotel, Watling Street, Wellington, TF1 2NJ
Tickets are £8, to include a 2 course hot lunch and entertainment.
Book your tickets HERE.
Come along to our next forum on Monday 6th November, at The Wakes, Oakengates, when we’ll be joined by the NHS Future Fit team. This is an opportunity to ask questions and find out more about the public consultation process on local … Read more
Celebrating Age Telford
The festival ran from Monday 2nd October to Friday 6th October, a full week of events and activities celebrating the achievements and aspirations of older people in Telford and Wrekin.
We welcomed the Telford Primary Care Wellbeing Service, South Staffs and Shropshire NHS at Meeting Point House for our open forum, Feeling Good!. The event was aimed at helping us to focus on maintaining our mental wellbeing. Atiyah Ali and Henry Sawdon-Smith talked about how … Read more
On Wednesday 25th January, Telford & Wrekin Council officers and elected members joined us to share their proposals for the 2017 – 18 budget and invite members to have their say. The consultation is now closed but more information available here, and … Read more
Members and non-members joined us at our first meeting at Meeting Point House. On this occasion we invited people to take part in an interactive session about the importance of keeping warm through the cold winter months to maintain a good level … Read more
Our Annual General Meeting took place on Monday 19th September at The Place, Oakengates, where Chairperson Sue Palmer paid thanked Forum Co-ordinator Anne-Marie Davies for her hard work over the last seven years including a successful application for Big Lottery funding. She … Read more
The Forum needs volunteers! We currently need a Chairperson and Secretary for the Environment and Transport Action Group, new trustees for the management committee and computer tutors. If you would like to help or would like to … Read more