Jon Sear from the winners of the Community Energy Project Award sponsored by National Grid on its community benefits.
A report says loneliness is more deadly than obesity – the challenge now is to help lonely people connect.
Scientists found that the loneliest were nearly twice as likely to die during their six-year study than the least lonely.
Cohousing and Homeshare can be ideal for older people who want a wider social life than care homes can provide.
Co-housing, which began in Denmark in the 1960s, is spreading as a lifestyle choice across Britain.
Sarah Morrison visits five of the country’s ‘alternative’ co-habitational projects to find out.
The Lancaster Cohousing development is testament to the passion, practicality and persistence of its members.
Putting the days of communes and hippies behind them, co-ops are becoming increasingly popular. Anita Pati finds out why cohousing is taking off.