Category Archive for "UK/Ireland"

The Eden Alternative in The UK

This post comes to us courtesy of Eden Alternative UK & Ireland. Mt Ephraim, a Greensleeves home, has built on their excellent start to their implementation of the Eden Alternative and in the last two years has taken it to

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Loneliness Vs. Obesity

Loneliness Vs. Obesity

Obesity is one of the leading causes of preventable death in the US. But According to the Guardian people over 50 face an even greater danger. Loneliness. Loneliness can be twice as unhealthy as obesity, according to researchers who found that

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Revolution In Ireland

A wonderful video from Ireland. Many thanks to Sacred Heart Hospital in Roscommon and Stephen Cassidy.

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The World O'Eden

One of the best and most valuable parts of the the Eden Alternative movement is the collaboration that goes on between people living in different countries and on different continents. In the early years of Eden Jude and I believed

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The Eden Alternative Reaches China and Colombia

As of this month, our global reach at The Eden Alternative has officially extended to 6 out of 7 continents!  On September 4th, Dr. Bill Thomas added South America to the list when he landed in Bogotá, Colombia as keynote

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The Hillside Piano Player

Sandra Wood, the activity coordinator for Hillside Residential Care Home in Swansea, England attended the Eden Associate course taught by our Regional Coordinators for UK and Ireland, June Burgess and Paul Bailey. According to Sandra, this is what happened when

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