Befriending in Bromsgrove and District Age UK

What does it do?

Our Befriending Service offers support to older people in their own home through regular visits or calls from a volunteer for an informal, friendly chat or assistance with minor tasks such as reading mail.

Telephone Befriending
Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest provide a telephone befriending service where an older person is contacted on a regular basis by one of our team of volunteers.

The service gives the client the opportunity to discuss a wide range of issues and interests and helps to prevent social isolation.

Who it is for?

Our aim for this service is to help combat loneliness and isolation which is experienced by many older people living within North Worcestershire.

Where it is available?

Local service (Bromsgrove).

What it costs:

It is a free service and we pay for the cost of the phone call.

How to access or apply for it:

Contact us on 01527 570490 or email:


Info last updated:

51 Windsor Street, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 2BJ