Silver Line is the only National FREE & CONFIDENTIAL HELPLINE for older people, the number is 0800 470 8090 and it is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week and 365 days per year. The helpline offers, information, advice & services, there is no question too big, no problem too small and there is now no need for older people to feel alone any more.
More than half of people over the age of 75 live alone with I in 10 suffering intense loneliness, the Silver Line offers you someone to talk to, a friendly voice that will treat your call with the strictest confidence and gives you the opportunity to share how you are feeling and this can open the world up for you.
In addition to the HELPLINE, Silver Line offers, Telephone Friendship, regular exchange of letters through their Silver Letters scheme, to join other people of a similar age and become a member of Silver circles, information opportunities through their Silver Line Connects service.
Check the scheme out on www.thesilverline.org.uk