Overseas research shows how dangerous loneliness is for our health, including the increased risk of heart disease, depression and anxiety and how it is a growing problem.
We aim to free people from loneliness. This task is enormous.
Source: A recent report by the Commissioner for Senior Victorians
Friends for Good are proudly the first charity in Australia focusing solely on loneliness and FriendLine is our first official service.
The support line will be available for anyone who needs to reconnect, feels lonely or just wants a chat.
To find out more about the service or to volunteer, please contact us.Contact us
WHAT IS LONELINESS?
We asked the community to tell us what they thought.Read more