Age UK Notts - Befriending Service
Our Visiting Service provides social contact for people who are socially isolated in Nottinghamshire. The service provides a trained volunteer visitor (subject to availability) who will socially engage with older people either in their own home or the wider community.
The service does provide:
- Support via trained volunteers who can provide companionship, chat and listen, reminisce, make a drink for you or undertake activities (jigsaw, play cards or dominoes, etc) where appropriate
- Help you to access other services you require, such as housing needs, counselling, lunch clubs or day centres, welfare benefits advice etc.
The service does not provide:
- Personal Care
- Tenancy support
- Domestic help
How to access the service
The Visiting Service welcomes anyone who is:
• at least 50 years old
• a resident in Nottinghamshire
• in need of social contact
Who to contact
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type FREE
- Free to anyone aged 50+
- Age Ranges
- Referral required
- Referral Details
Free to anyone aged 50+
- Other notes
Some Age UK Notts services are subject to suspension or alteration during the Covid-19 pandemic. Call 0115 844 0011 for up-to date details about Age UK Notts services.