The Silver Line is a helpline for older people – the Silver Generation – which launched on 25th November 2013 and has been founded by Esther Rantzen.
The Silver Line is the confidential, free helpline for older people across the UK open every day and night of the year. Our specially trained helpline staff:
- 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
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.
The Silver Line number is 0800 4 70 80 90.
More information is at www.thesilverline.org.uk.