Connect Hackney


Putting the focus on lifelong learning

“If you don’t have digital skills, it’s all too easy to become isolated, cut off from today’s modern lifestyle. So as part of lifelong learning, embrace technology.” By Margaret Smith I graduated from Goldsmiths College, University of London with a French degree many years ago. However, I have always believed… Read More

Hackney Senior magazine Spring issue

Hackney Senior latest issue The Spring 2019 issue of Hackney Senior – the magazine by older people, for older people in Hackney – is due out shortly! The quarterly publication from Connect Hackney includes some great real-life stories by local over 50s, with loads of information about activities that older… Read More

10 tips to help your project reduce loneliness

Tips to reduce loneliness Last month, NPC published a resource which can be used widely for projects that are tackling loneliness. 10 tips to help your project reduce loneliness focuses on how services are delivered, rather than what they deliver. It is designed to help organisations plan and implement projects… Read More

Mobile phone classes for over 60s

Silver Connections: Mobile phone classes Make the most out of your phone’s potential to: • Discover what’s on in your local area • Learn top tips to make life easier! • Stay connected with friends & family • Meet new people For more information or to register call Sarah on… Read More