Helpline for Older People

The Silver Line operates a confidential, free helpline that's open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

It's available for anyone aged 55 or over and provides a combination of

- advice, information and friendship

- links to local groups and services

- regular friendship calls

- support and protection for older people

The number is 0800 4 70 80 90 and their website is