“Mirthy helps older adults remain active, social and connected in their community.”

The Mirthy Mission

The Problem


  • The communities and services which provide for older adults are fragmented.
  • Research suggests a growing issue of loneliness and social isolation, especially in older adult populations.
  • This results in a significant social cost, both in terms of mental health and physical wellbeing.  

Our Solution


  • We aim to bring older adults together, creating an integrated, collaborative community for those in later life.
  • We connect public speakers with retirement homes, social clubs and older adults themselves who want to listen to interesting and informative talks.
  • We offer both offline events and in response to COVID-19, a new and innovative online platform for public speakers to provide remote talks to older adults in the comfort of their own homes.

Your Help

The Mirthy team are a group of aspiring vision-creators and change-makers who see a bright future for those in later life. 

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Mirthy Wins Runner Up in £1 Million Tech to Connect ChallengeThe Tech to Connect Challenge was launched in the summer of 2019, in order to develop early-stage ideas for technology that enable more or better interactions between people. The challenge looked for the most innovative ideas, helping them turn these ideas into prototypes that have the potential for real change.An expert