Gateshead: Socialising > Companionship /befriending services
1-10 of 14 Companionship /befriending services in Gateshead.
Age UK Gateshead
Our Day Centres provide support and friendship.
Our Centres provide meals and refreshments, bingo, raffles, talks, craftwork, gentle exercise, outings in the summer and, most importantly, social companionship. We also prov...Contact: Age UK Gateshead, 341- 343 High Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EQ. Tel: 0191 477 3559. We provide a visiting and befriending service.
Many older people receive services to help them live independently in their own homes, but can still be lonely and isolated. Our service offers companionship and the chan...Contact: Age UK Gateshead, 341- 343 High Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EQ. Tel: 0191 477 3559.
Live In Care enables anyone with care needs to continue living in their own home with a round-the-clock care worker. Whether you just need some companionship or you have some specific health issues that mean you require extra...Contact: Agincare - Live-in Care, 7a Salisbury Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AU. Tel: 08000 121 247.
We can provide a full range of services including help to manage personal care, help with household tasks, cooking, shopping, cleaning, getting out and about and socialising.Contact: Allied Healthcare Group, T/A Care Concern, 1st Floor Wingrove House, Ponteland Road, Cowgate, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE5 3DE. Tel: 0191 271 3596. We can provide a full range of services including help to manage personal care, help with household tasks, cooking, shopping, cleaning, getting out and about and socialising.Contact: Allied Healthcare Group, Port of Tyne, Navigation House, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0AB. Tel: 0191 4547190.
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, 15 Henrietta Street, London, WC2E 8QH. Tel: 0800 716 543.
Help you take care of your finances and claim benefits.
Help you look after your home or tenancy.
Help you feel safe in and around your home (we use a Home Safety Check designed to take ...Contact: Older Peoples Support Service, Local Environmental Services, Shearlegs Road, Gateshead, NE8 3EN. Tel: 0191 433 5514.
Keeping In Touch Network Ltd
Helps the lonely to stay in circulation and avoid isolation + loneliness.
If you are a person who enjoys the company of other people and have found that getting older, or becoming less mobile, has made it more difficult to b...Contact: Keeping In Touch Network Ltd, Park View Business Centre, Combermere, Whitchurch, SY13 4AL. Tel: 0843 289 9229.
Living in our own home is one way in which we maintain our independence. Yet really “living” is also about friendship and support, about being involved in our community, about getting out and about and simply enjo...Contact: Live at Home - MHA Care Group, Epworth House, Stuart Street, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 2EQ. Tel: 01332 296200.
National Association of widows
We offer support, friendship and understanding to men and women who have lost their partners through bereavement. We do this with the help of people who know how you feel - other widows and widowers.Contact: National Association Of Widows, 3rd Floor, 48 Queens Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 3EH. Tel: 0845 838 2261.