Chatterbox Telephone Befriending Service

Address details
Organisation Omega, The National Association for End of Life Care
Address Omega London House Town Walls
SY1 1TX
Contact details
Email chatterbox@omega.uk.net
Phone 01743 245 088
Website https://www.omega.uk.net/
Opening hours Normal office hours are 9am to 5pm Monday-Friday.
Accessibility details Accessible to all via the telephone.

Chatterbox is a free, confidential, short-term telephone befriending service. It is designed to support those who are lonely and isolated due to their caring role, bereavement, age, or life-limiting and end of life challenges. The service prioritises people over 75.

Clients are carefully matched to a dedicated volunteer Befriender who will call them on a weekly basis to provide emotional support and help finding additional services, information and social groups etc.

Service details
Categories Advice and guidance, Outreach, Befriending, Counselling and listening, Carers support
Staff Qualifications Omega staff are fully trained and carefully matched to their clients.
Gender both
Quality standards Staff subject to Disclosure & Barring Service
Last updated: Jul 9, 2020 10:18
Services focused on particular beneficiaries do not imply that they are offered exclusively to these persons only.