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The Silver Line

The Silver Line is the only free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year. The Silver Line staff can help with:

  • offer information, friendship and advice

  • link callers to local groups and services

  • offer regular befriending calls

  • protect and support those who are suffering abuse and neglect.

Who is it for? The Silver Line is a helpline for older people – the Silver Generation. We have no strict age limits but most people we speak to are over 65. So, if you think it’s for you, it’s for you. 

Who to contact

08004 70 80 90

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