Become a Befriender

Elderly people are vulnerable to becoming lonely and socially isolated. They become cut off from society and more than 1 million people say they can go over a month without speaking to a friend, family member or neighbour.

Age UK has developed the Befriending Service where a volunteer visits or talks to an older person in their home.

You can find out more and arrange a weekly phone call at https://www.ageuk.org.uk/services/befriending-services/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Image from:https://www.ageuk.org.uk/services/befriending-services/

 

Posted on Friday, December 15, 2017 by HRM
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