Link Age Southwark is a vibrant local charity providing friendly volunteer support to over 500 isolated, older people in Southwark. We help older people stay connected with their communities, alleviating loneliness, improving health and wellbeing and making communities stronger through volunteering.
Link Age Southwark is a volunteering charity which recruits, trains and supports volunteers to deliver the following services:
- One-to-one befriending visits,
- Activity groups with volunteer transport
- Practical support including light gardening and odd jobs
- Intergenerational work with local schools.
These services are free to anyone in Southwark aged 60+ and we also offer specialist free services for people of any age with mild to moderate dementia.