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Silver Robin's mission is to alleviate loneliness by connecting the young and the old. Silver Robin can help facilitate this by sharing stories, experiences, and memories. We have already connected schools with the older community, where students have collaborated with the senior generation to share a common interest.
Silver Robin with help from a few friends came together to record the story of Scrooge. These will be posted on Silver Robin for the enjoyment of the site’s visitors over the festive period. We had great fun spending the day recording Scrooge and hope that visitors to Silver Robin enjoy the advent style posts of the story as much as we enjoyed creating it!
If you have a story to tell, we would love to publish and show it on the Silver Robin website. It can be a piece of writing, a short smartphone film or even a visual piece.
Become an interviewer
Silver Robin is all about engaging with one another. One of the ways we have encouraged the generations to chat is to offer questions and answers dialogue. It may also encourage a more natural dialogue.
It has been called a silent epidemic, hidden within every family and community. It affects all ages, including those who