Services than can help older people connect with new and old friends

Help for the elderly

Socialising with friends, family or new people is always important. Woodhall Community Centre  in Welwyn Garden City has so many activities and events happening weekly, from coffee mornings to Bowls or even Tap Dancing.

Age UK Herts offer a great Befriending Services which is entirely free, available throughout Hertfordshire. The aim of the service is to ease loneliness and isolation for people aged 50 and over. Options include both Telephone and Home Befriending depending on your individual situation.  Age UK's Befriending volunteers are all carefully checked and fully trained and they try to match people with similar interests so there's always something to talk about.