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Our Connected Community

Welcome to Our Connected Community.

Each week the St Monica Trust offers hundreds of social activities across its retirement communities, care homes and beyond.

While much of our regular activities programme is postponed due to the coronavirus, we'll be sharing lots of things to get involved with and keep you connected here on this page. So whether you're a resident with us, live locally or are just looking for something fun to do in this strange time, Our Connected Community is yours to explore.

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