Over 50 people attended the introductory meeting to tackle loneliness and isolation in Tring, Hertfordshire, on Wednesday 12 September at the High Street Baptist Church – with representation from various Tring and Dacorum organisations, plus interested individuals. Talks were given by LinkingLives.uk, High Street Baptist Church, Hector’s House and Home-Start Herts.
As a result of the meeting, a steering group was formed and will be meeting early in October to formulate a plan to address loneliness and social exclusion in Tring, and details will be publicised when the plan is finalised. It is anticipated, that this will be in December sometime with a start to implement in January 2019.
Pictured is the Mayor of Tring, Cllr Penny Hearn, opening the meeting.