THE SENIOR LONELINESS LINE
WHATA free call service for older adults who are lonely, isolated, depressed or feeling anxious.
WHYTo help the elderly who do not have the necessary support system.
WHEREThe Senior Loneliness Line. Oregon Health Authority. Oregon, USA.
“Our team of volunteers and staff are specially trained in working with older adults, and we can provide ongoing support, connect you with resources or just listen.”
The Senior Loneliness Line can help the elderly by providing:
- Someone who can listen.
- Emotional support.
- Resources and referrals to senior services.
- Grief support and counseling.
- Elder abuse prevention and counseling.
- Suicide intervention.