Help us reach more older people who are feeling lonely and isolated

What does it do?

Because a good chat means the world

Call companions is a free service for older people who are lonely, isolated or in need of companionship and feel they would enjoy a friendly phone call every week or two.

Whatever you chat about, it will help lift your spirits; make you feel whole again and more connected to the world.

"Best thing I've ever done. I absolutely love our chats!”

Who it is for?

People aged 75 and over although anyone between the ages of 18 and 75 can volunteer as a Call Companion and get the same benefits. 

Where it is available?

National service (England, Scotland, Wales).

What it costs:


How to access or apply for it:

Refer someone or yourself into our Call Companion service via

What to expect then:

Once we receive the referral, you will be contacted by our welcome team who will expain the next steps. 


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