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
Now with a national phone line and chat service, FriendLine is available for anyone who needs to reconnect or just wants a chat.
Visit our new webpage to connect with our friendly volunteers for a casual and anonymous chat about anything and everything.Visit website
WHAT IS LONELINESS?
We asked the community to tell us what they thought.Read more