HELEN HAYES MP AT EASTERN CUISINE’S FESTIVE LUNCH FOR VOLUNTEERS
Link Age Southwark’s Michele McKeown (left) with Helen Hayes at the event
MP HELEN HAYES visited Eastern Cuisine on Gipsy Hill as they put on a festive Indian lunch for around 35 service users and volunteers from Link Age Southwark, a local charity providing friendly volunteer support to over 500 isolated, older people in Southwark.
The event, organised by Eastern Cuisdine and local resident Jules Hussey, was free of charge. Diners also got a a glass of wine for everyone donated by Bob Wines on Anerley Road, Crystal Palace.
Link Age Southwark provide one-to-one befriending, social groups, provide practical support, volunteer transport and organise inter-generational work with local schools. For more information, please see their website – http://www.linkagesouthwark.org/index.htm