Codenames. Canasta. Scattergories: Stitch members take to gaming during pandemic

Right across our global community, enterprising Stitch organizers have taken to hosting games as a way of breaking the ice and making new friends …  and have amassed a loyal following in the process!  From Codenames to Canasta, Liar Liar to Mah Jongg, Stitchers are…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriMarch 11, 20210

Men-vember: Raising awareness of men’s mental health this November

Welcome to Men-vember!  This November, Stitch will be raising the awareness of mental health throughout our community, in particular men’s mental health. With so many men in our community, we believe this is an important issue to rally behind.  Our community-wide initiative will aim to…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriNovember 30, 20202

What does it take to start an active Stitch Community? Stitch members in Queensland share their stories

“How do I grow and engage my local Stitch Community?” That’s a question we get asked time and again here at Stitch, from members all around the world. Our response is always the same. There is no secret and no magic formula when it comes…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriNovember 30, 20200

Stitch members in South Australia reveal their secrets to building a thriving Stitch community

From little things … big things grow.  I’m reminded of Paul Kelly’s song every time I browse the upcoming activities section in Adelaide.  Only a few months ago South Australia’s capital had very few in-person local activities on Stitch, with members relying on virtual activities…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriOctober 26, 20204

Inspiring Stitch members making a difference

There may be a pandemic raging, but that hasn’t stopped members of the Stitch community from banding together to lend a hand or to contributing positively to the lives of others in the community.  Meet some of our inspiring Stitch members below.   Supporting widows and…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriSeptember 29, 20201

How to reach 100 with a happy and healthy brain!

There are some pretty frightening statistics about dementia out there.  Like this one, for example: There are currently an estimated 50 million people with dementia, and that’s estimated to increase to 131.5 million by 2050.  Or how about this one: Dementia is the leading cause…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriSeptember 21, 20200

Connection and support for widows and widowers

Stitch members are an inspiring lot.  From hosting events that help members learn a new language, to facilitating informal get-togethers that help the community stay socially connected, Stitchers are volunteering so much of their time to enriching the life of so many of their fellow…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriSeptember 3, 20200

It’s your time to shine Parramatta (and surrounding areas)!

Why hello there, Parramatta and surrounding suburbs If you live in the Parramatta Local Government Area, we’ve got great news for you. Stitch is being supported by Parramatta City Council in NSW, Australia to help grow the Stitch community across the 34 suburbs of this…

ByByAnastasia HadjidemetriAugust 26, 20201

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