What We Offer
Long-term befriending and companionship.
Each person is contacted by the same person every week.
Who We Support
People aged 55 years and over.
What We Charge
This service is free of charge.
Monday to Friday 09:00 – 16:30.
Preston and South Ribble but we are looking to expand our reach and if you live nearby then give us a call and we’ll see if we can fit you in!
How To Access
We try to be as accessible as possible and the main referral routes include:
Tel: 01772 552880
Referrals are accepted from members of the public and partner agencies alike.
“When you’re just sat here day in day out there’s nothing to look forward to and it’s a bit boring and lonely. It makes a big difference to have a visit as it’s a bit of company and it passes the day on. You’ve also got something to look forward to with the next visit.”
“I’ve felt lonelier since my son died. You feel better if someone’s here, like when my brother comes to visit I feel alright. But when there’s nobody there to talk to it gets lonely, especially in the winter.”