Cumbria: Socialising > Companionship /befriending services
1-10 of 20 Companionship /befriending services in Cumbria.
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.
Age UK Barrow and District
Silver Lynx is held every third Wednesday of the month at Station View, Holker Street, Barrow-in-Furness.
Come along for a chat and refreshments. New members welcome.
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January 16th – Laure...Contact: Age UK Barrow and District, Lakeland House Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 1XL. Tel: 01229 831425.
Age UK West Cumbria
An individual support plan to help you achieve your goals. A worker will support a small group of people to come together and take part in an activity of their choice.
The group might decide to meet for coffee or...Contact: Age UK West Cumbria, Old Customs House West Strand, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7LR. Tel: 08443 843 843. Managed by the Cumbria Community Foundation and funded by Cumbria County Council, the Neighbourhood Care Independence programme provides a range of practical help and advice services for people aged over-18 who need extra sup...Contact: Age UK West Cumbria, Old Customs House West Strand, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7LR. Tel: 08443 843 843.
British Red Cross Society
This service offers befriending and hospital discharge support, enabling people to live independently across Cumbria.Contact: County Durham and Teesside, Northumbria and Cumbria, Unit 11Clifford House Cooper Way, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 0JG. Tel: 01228 552486.
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.
Eden Housing Association Ltd
Eden Independent Living provides support and care services under one umbrella. It is a local partnership that builds upon existing support services from Eden Housing Association and care services from Eden Country Care. ...Contact: Eden Independant Living Service, Blain House Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8QU. Tel: 0800 038 3161.
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.