Older People

Hull & East Riding

North Lincolnshire

Age UK North Lincs. 01507 524242

North East Lincolnshire

Age UK North East Lincs. 01472 344976


Age UK Barnsley. 01226 776820

Barnsley Council Older People's Services

BIADS. Barnsley Independent Alzheimer's and Dementia Support.


Age UK Sheffield. 0114 250 2850

Age Better in Sheffield. Work in partnership with other agencies to deliver innovative projects to reduce loneliness and isolation in people 50 and over.

Sheffield Council Adult Social Care.

SCCCC. Sheffield Churches Council for Community Care. Services for over 65s in Sheffield include a Goodneighbour scheme: providing support to over 65s such as befriending, emergency food shops and accompanying poeple to appointments. SCCCC also runs an inclusive befriending service for BAME communities in Sheffield. Visit their website to see full services and how you can contact them.

The Herbert Protocol

The Herbert Protocol is help for family and carers to locate someone missing who is suffering dementia or other mental health conditions. You can complete a form with information about them in case they go missing. This will then help the police to locate them. You can find more information by clicking on the links.


South Yorkshire

National Organisations

The Silver Line. 24 hour helpline for people aged 55 and over. 0800 4 70 80 90.

NHS - loneliness in the elderly and how to help.

Age UK . The national website.

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