Community Christmas, along with The Silverline, Abbeyfield, Crisis at Christmas, Waitrose and others presented at an event entitled The Challenge of Christmas. 40 attendees discussed ways that communities can work better together to ensure that all those that want companionship on Christmas Day can have access to it. Blogs from Independent Age and Campaign to End Loneliness cover some of the discussions and outcomes.
Christmas is the saddest day of the year as they are very alone. Many of their adult children now live out of London due to housing costs or availability.