Organisations which may be able to help with managing feelings of loneliness.
Information and support for older people.
Information on befriending, including an online directory of UK befriending services.
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
Professional body for talking therapy and counselling. Provides information and a list of accredited therapists.
Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM)
Provides listening services, information and support for men at risk of suicide, including a web chat.
Cruse Bereavement Care
Information and support after a bereavement.
Lists UK volunteering opportunities.
Advice and practical support for single parent families.
Website that allows you to find face-to-face groups of people who share your interests or aspirations.
National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)
Information about volunteering, including details of local centres.
Social activities for people over 75 who have little or no social support.
Provides help and support with relationships, including counselling, telephone counselling and anonymous live chat.
Open 24/7 for anyone who needs to talk.
116 123 (freephone)
Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK, PO Box 90 90, Stirling FK8 2SA
Provides practical information and emotional support for disabled people.
The Silver Line
Provides support, information, friendship and advice for older people (over 55) who may feel lonely or isolated.
Social Farms & Gardens
Information on care farming and community growing projects, including a network of local farms.
Mental health charity that supports students.
Provides emotional and practical support for people affected by crime and traumatic events.
Web of Loneliness
Online community and website which provides information and tips on loneliness. Also allows users to share artwork and poetry.