Arun: Socialising > Companionship /befriending services
1-10 of 12 Companionship /befriending services in Arun.
People who use the service could be:
Living away from their family and friends
Socially isolated or lonely
Caring for someone
Isolated from their immediate community due...Contact: Age UK, , Tavis House 1-6 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9NA. Tel: 0800 434 6105.
Barking Mad provides a quite unique "home from home" DOG CARE service as an alternative to kennels.
1. For people who are going on holiday, off staying with friends or relatives, into hospital or maybe respite for an&nb...Contact: Barking Mad Chichester, 22 Findon Drive, Felpham, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, PO22 6QJ. Tel: 01243 583152.
Contact the Elderly
Contact the Elderly is a national charity and organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for people over 75 who live alone with little or no support from family and friends.
One Sunday afternoon a month volunteers use...Contact: Contact the Elderly, 2 Grosvenor Gardens, London, SW1W 0DH. Tel: 0800 716 543.
Cura is a free to use website that allows you to create a secure community, to which you invite the people around you who want to help, friends, family, neighbours etc...
You then upload the tasks you need help with and your...Contact: cura hq ltd.
Friends of the Elderly
This amazing service helps prevent feelings of loneliness and isolation by providing a regular phone call from a friendly volunteer.Contact: Phoning Friends, 40-42 Ebury Street, London, SW1W 0LZ. Tel: 020 7881 1148.
Home To Home Calls
Home to Home Calls provides a daily phone call service specifically for the elderly and the most vulnerable members of society. The calls are used as a befriending service and to check the welfare and well being of our c...Contact: Welfare and Befriending, 107 Whitehall Road, West Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, B70 0HG. Tel: 0121 208 2911.
It brings people together in groups of 5/6 people over the telephone. There are NO phone charges as the members are called and linked over the telephone with the other members. Each group has a facilitator to a...Contact: Independent Age, 6 Avonmore Road, London, W14 8RL. Tel: 0207 605 4232. If you're older, especially if you are living on your own, it can be difficult to stay in touch with family or friends. We know that for many - especially if they've gone through a difficult patch - a regular chat with someon...Contact: Independent Age, 6 Avonmore Road, London, W14 8RL. Tel: 020 7605 4232.
Royal Voluntary Service
No two Good Neighbours services are identical but the intention is broadly similar in every case. Namely, to offer the practical help that can make all the difference to older people - whether it's collecting a pension or a r...Contact: Coastal West Sussex, Chesham House Centre, 124 South Street, Lancing, West Sussex, BN15 8AJ. Tel: 01903 257019. When friends and family live too far away to make regular contact, the Royal Voluntary Service can provide a little bit of company and friendly social contact at home through our befriending services. Often availabl...Contact: Coastal West Sussex, Chesham House Centre, 124 South Street, Lancing, West Sussex, BN15 8AJ. Tel: 01903 257019.