HiWCF awarded a grant to Spark Community Space in Southsea who are providing a safe place for older people who are struggling with feelings of isolation and loneliness to get together, either face to face or online, depending on their wishes and needs. Becki Simmons, Founder of Spark Community Space said, “Thank you to HiWCF […]
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Local group aims to reduce loneliness across Portsmouth A new community friendship group has been launched in Portsmouth, helping people to reconnect and make friends in a safe and comfortable environment, whilst reducing loneliness throughout the local area. Spark Community Space, based in Sherlock’s Bar, Southsea, was set up by local lady, Rebecca Clarke-Simmons.