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The latest news from the Whitgift Almshouses, Wilhelmina House and Whitgift House.

The Whitgift Foundation shares how it helps 1000s in the community in moving video

The Whitgift Foundation shares how it helps 1000s in the community in moving video

The Whitgift Foundation has launched a new video as part of its #HelpingCroydon campaign to raise awareness of the charity’s work by showcasing how it helps thousands of people in the Croydon community every day.

As one of Croydon’s longest established charities, the Foundation helps people from all walks of life through its care services for older people, support for the borough’s carers and a £5 million a year bursary scheme available to students at its three leading independent schools.

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Whitgift House celebrate Pancake Day 2018

Whitgift House celebrate Pancake Day 2018

Pancake Day is always great fun at Whitgift House. Residents, 1596 Club members and staff gathered together to enjoy yummy pancakes before competing in a pancake tossing competition on Tuesday 13 February.

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Whitgift Care joins Contact the Elderly for tea party

Whitgift Care joins Contact the Elderly for tea party

Wilhelmina House held a tea party organised by Contact the Elderly on Sunday 21st January. The afternoon was a great opportunity for residents to make new friends and meet new people who live in the local area.

Contact the Elderly has been organising free monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for groups of older people since 1965.

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