A list of telephone befriending services and online classes and groups and during the coronavirus pandemic.
Go to Other coronavirus related pages on Live Well Liverpool and Liverpool & coronavirus Facebook groups
Wavelength gives TVs, radios, and tablet computers to eligible individuals in financial difficulties (by a third party referral) and groups like hostels, refuges and community
Befriending mainly for older people – local organisations
Age Concern Liverpool Reconnect Continuing with telephone services but no face-to-face home visits.
Finding Connection –
The Reader Organisation Sharing stories and poems over the telephone. Calderstones Park areas. If you or somebody you know would benefit from this, call 0151 729 2250 between 10am
and 4pm, Monday – Friday or email
firstname.lastname@example.org and quote Finding Connection.
LFC Foundation is offering regular weekly calls to the elderly and vulnerable in north Liverpool and Kirkby. Weekdays 9am-4pm. Contact Christine Mounsey from the Red Neighbours
team on 07701 320 455 or
Smile & Experience TLC supporting those affected by dementia
If you are feeling worried, anxious or need somebody to talk to please contact us. 07568 607311, 07566 229071 or
Taste of Culture Activity Club Fortnightly calls to signed up members. Based in L8.
Befriending for (mainly) older people – national organisations
- How can I access this service?
- Online. You need internet access
- When is this activity on?
- See the main description
- How much will it cost me?
- Most are free and have an option to donate so that they can continue
- Social media
- What groups of people is this for?
- The general public
- What age groups is this for?
- Any age
- What areas of the city is this for?
- People from anywhere in the city