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Our remarkable volunteers

An insight into two of our wonderful Friendline volunteer call takers.

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We are the loneliest generation?

We are the loneliest generation? A story of friendships, silver linings and garage sales.

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Alone in a crowd

An active social life, a job and a big family should mean that you’re never lonely. Right?

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Opinion

Views from our Research Volunteers

It's so important that people know there is support out there for them, now more than ever.

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Opinion

Read this if you're feeling lonely

Why can’t we get that feeling of companionship we crave? Why don’t we fit in? What is wrong with us?

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Stories

We're all a little lonely

A beautiful poem written by Friends for Good volunteer Angela Lim

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From the CEO

FriendLine set to expand nationally thanks to Government funding

Friends for Good is delighted with the announcement that significant funding will be provided to our FriendLine service.

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Opinion

Reflections on volunteering with Friends for Good

Over the summer Friends for Good was lucky enough to work on a project in partnership with DQUBE Solutions.

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Opinion

Thoughts from a FriendLine volunteer

When I first moved to Melbourne, I was looking for a way to connect with the community here and to connect with people in general.

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Tips for dealing with loneliness over the holidays

Healthy habits, planning ahead and volunteering have helped me get through tough times.

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