More than 2 million people over 75 live alone in the UK

Many don’t speak to a SINGLE person for a month

Loneliness can be as damaging as smoking 15 cigarettes a day

How Can YOU Help?

In 3 easy steps you can be part of our #DontDanceAlone Campaign

  1. Dance with your grandparents, parents or an elderly neighbour and film a short clip
  2. Share on Facebook and #DontDanceAlone
  3. Donate to Age Cymru. Text 'Jive17' with your chosen amount to 70070.
    (Every penny goes to the charity. Please check the bill payers permission, standard message rate may apply. Check with your phone network)
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£5 will provide a hearty lunch at a day centre

£10 will provide an older person with expert advice over the telephone

£100 will organise an afternoon tea party for a group of older people

£150 will organise a Christmas Party for a group of older people

Do you need help and advice for yourself or a loved one? Age Cymru provides a free information and advice service to help older people on a range of issues such as loneliness, group activities, exercise and claiming benefit entitlements Call 08000 223 444 or visit www.ageuk.org.uk/cymru

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Check out what happened behind the scenes in the making of our #DONT DANCE ALONE campaign video and all the fantastic people who have helped us here!

Keeping Wales Warm

“All our staff live and work in their local communities and we are very proud to Sponsor Don’t Dance Alone, helping to look after those who’ve spent their lives looking after us” Julie Jones, Director

Gower Gas & Oil is a locally based family run business who’ve been providing unrivalled quality heating services to the Commercial and Domestic sector across Wales since 2005.


  • Committed to providing the best service possible for you and your family.
  • Our teams of highly trained and qualified staff are all Gas Safe registered and DBS checked
  • We work twenty four seven to ensure all heating and hot water appliances are maintained in the safest and most efficient way possible.

Did you know that you should get your boiler serviced annually? If not, your boiler warranty could be void!

CALL 01792 797181 or visit them online

*For every completed boiler service, Gower Gas and Oil will donate £5 to Age Cymru. The Boiler Service must be booked by 30th December 2017.