Services for Older People

CARELINK - telephone befriending Service

Carelink is a free telephone befriending and support service for people who are;

* Lonely and isolated 
* Aged 50 and over 
* Registered with a GP in Stoke-on -Trent

What they offer;-

* Regular phone calls on set days and times to suit your needs 
* Support through telephone befriending to overcome the negative effects of loneliness and isolation 
* Short term intensive support, helping to avoid potential crises 
* Support to be as healthy and independent as possible 
* Referrals and signposting to partner organisation

Call 01782 810 320 or visit

Age UK

Is the largest local independent charity working with and for the older people.

What they offer;-

* A specialist information and advice service 
* Social activity groups 
* Physical exercise groups and activities 
* Children Matters 
* Help at home

Or telephone 01782 286209


Voluntary & Community Sector

The VCS Hub is a free service offered to face to face or over the telephone. We can help you to feel better about the things that worry you and become healthier, happier and part of the community

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