Arun: Socialising > Companionship /befriending services
1-10 of 14 Companionship /befriending services in Arun.
National/regional servicePeople 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.
National/regional serviceBarking 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
National/regional serviceContact 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.
National/regional serviceCura 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.
National/regional serviceElder helps people stay safe and comfortable at home by assisting with daily activities of living via personal care, dementia care and part-time, full-time or live-in care. Contact: elder, 20 Bedford Square, London, London, Greater London, WC1B3HH. Tel: 02030957170.
Home Help Companions
National/regional serviceHome Help Companions is a unique introduction agency for elderly people and truly lovely live-in Home Help Companions.
Companions must have proven experience, skills, qualifications, DBS checks and excellent references. ...Contact: Home Help Companions and Carers. Tel: 01403 711 639.
Home To Home Calls
National/regional serviceHome 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.
National/regional serviceA friendly voice to talk to
Good company and conversation is enjoyable and important for our wellbeing.
It can be hard staying in contact with people as time goes by, especially if you've lost touch with close fri...Contact: Independent Age, 18 Avonmore Road, London, W14 8RR. Tel: 0800 319 6789. National/regional serviceWe give free, confidential advice over the telephone for older people, their families and carers on issues such as getting help at home, adaptations, care assessments, paying for care, staying in touch with other people ...Contact: Independent Age, 18 Avonmore Road, London, W14 8RR. Tel: 0800 319 6789.
Royal Voluntary Service
National/regional serviceNo 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.