Age UK Norfolk

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/norfolk/

SERVICE OFFER: We offer help and advice about benefits, housing, debt, money, lasting power of attorney, social care and support, telephone befriending and activities.

CRITERIA: We support people aged 50 and over, including carers and families (excludes Norwich).

  • 0300 500 1217
  • advice@ageuknorfolk.org.uk
  • 300 St Faith's Road, Norwich, NR6 7BJ

Age UK Norwich

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/norwich/

SERVICE OFFER: We offer help and advice about benefits, housing, debt, money, lasting power of attorney, social care and support, telephone befriending and activities.

CRITERIA: Our services are for people aged 50 and over, including carers and families, in the Norwich area only.

  • 01603 496333
  • enquiries@ageuknorwich.org.uk
  • Information and Advice Centre, 60 London Street, Norwich, NR2 1JX

Better Together Norfolk (re-opened to Great Yarmouth, South Norfolk and Broadland)

https://www.bettertogethernorfolk.org.uk/

SERVICE OFFER: Our services offer support against the physical and mental health impacts of loneliness and isolation.

CRITERIA: We can support people in Great Yarmouth, South Norfolk and Broadland at the moment; we’ll update our details when we are able to open referrals to Norwich soon.

  • 0300 303 3920
  • info@bettertogethernorfolk.org.uk
  • St Clements House, 2-16 Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BQ

CAN CONNECT

https://canconnect.org.uk/get-support/

SERVICE OFFER:
Our service offer includes befriending as well as advice on debt, domestic abuse, education, employment, family, housing, loneliness and social isolation, mental health and welfare benefits. We are currently able to offer some face-to-face appointments again.

CRITERIA:
We support anyone over the age of 18 who is lonely or isolated in Breckland and the North Norfolk area.

  • Ellie Coldham
  • 01362 698216
  • ellie.coldham@communityactionnorfolk.org.uk

LILY – West Norfolk (paused)

SERVICE OFFER:
We offer support and advice in befriending, family, loneliness and social isolation and mental health.

CRITERIA:
Our service is offered to all adults in West Norfolk.

  • 01553 616200
  • asklily@west-norfolk.gov.uk
  • Lily- Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk, King’s Court, Chapel Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1EX

Reading Friends at Home (Norfolk Libraries)

SERVICE OFFER: We will call service users and read to them from books, magazines or newspapers depending on their interests for up to half an hour, once a week. Reading Friends at Home is dementia friendly and the calls will be adapted to suit the participant’s needs.

CRITERIA: All Norfolk residents.

  • 01603 774777
  • libraries.iconnect@norfolk.gov.uk 

Take Our Hand

http://www.takeourhand.org.uk

SERVICE OFFER:
We offer family, befriending and mental health support to bereaved young people.

CRITERIA:
We support young people aged 16-24 and their family and friends through bereavement.

  • Alex Gough
  • 07932412235
  • alexandra.gough@takeourhand.org.uk
  • 10 Sharpe Way, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29 3PT, United Kingdom