call324The Silver Line is the only helpline available specifically for older people without more public donations charity could be forced to close vital out-of-hours service for lonely and isolated older people.

Silver Line launches appeal to raise £1.65 million to keep the helpline going 24/7   The Silver Line helpline for lonely and isolated older people (0800 4 70 80 90) has received its one millionth call in just over 2½ years.  Launched by Dame Esther Rantzen in November 2013, the charity’s leaders say they have been stunned by the epidemic of loneliness they’ve uncovered among the nation’s older people.  Read more