As a Silver Line Telephone Friend, you’ll be matched to an older person with similar interests who you’ll chat to once a week, creating a genuine and lasting friendship.
In the time it takes to read the paper, watch the news or take a trip to the shops, you can volunteer with The Silver Line. A regular 30-minute call from a friend really can change the life of a lonely older person – and yours too. Our Silver Line volunteers tell us they get as much, if not more, out of this truly rewarding experience, which can be done from the comfort of your home.
If you’re interested in making a new friend and helping to tackle loneliness and isolation, then please get in touch. To be a Telephone Friend you’ll need:
Please read the full role profile for more information.
Thank God I picked up your leaflet and followed it up – everyone who takes my call is kind and I always feel 100% better when I get off the phone.