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Press releases:

Poignant loneliness film, The Anniversary, released by The Silver Line

Change two lives – yours and theirs: Charity celebrates the impact of its volunteers young and old in tackling loneliness and isolation of older people

Loneliness Awareness Week – Volunteers in Wandsworth & Battersea area called upon to help tackle loneliness and isolation

Hillier’s Silver Line Lavender supports for charity for second year

Dame Esther Rantzen, Lorraine Kelly and Angie Best team up to raise funds for The Silver Line

The Silver Line bolsters its Board of trustees with five new appointments

The Jo Cox Commission: Survey reveals that over half of older people are silent about loneliness

Charity helpline overwhelmed by Christmas/New Year callers

Dame Esther Rantzen opens helpline’s new ‘home’  Download image

The Silver Line ‘wins’ thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery  

Lancashire tops table of calls to helpline from lonely older people

Helpline for older people names London’s loneliness calls hotspots

Helpline for older people names Yorkshire’s loneliness calls hotspots

Helpline for lonely older people gets its millionth call