Care Home Friends supports and trains churches who want to help tackle loneliness of the elderly in care homes, training volunteers who spend time and build friendships with care home residents.
The list below includes some organisations doing some great work with older people and the elderly:
Connections - a replicable model at Holy Trinity Claygate, of reaching your community through regular get togethers
Linking Lives - are a national befriending network that partners with churches to support isolated older people, through Befriended,working with local churches to support older people living in their homes
Faith in Later Life - encourage, equip, inform and inspire individual Christians and churches so that older people in every community can live fulfilled, productive and dignified lives
Christian Coalition against Loneliness -
If you are an organisation that helps churches find ways to connect with and support the elderly, please get in touch, and let us know about yourself!