Discover how our Friendship Line is growing to connect to more Californian seniors.
The Friendship Line is both a crisis intervention hotline and a warmline for non-emergency emotional support calls.
For over forty-five years, The Friendship Line has been a vital lifeline for people aged 60 years and older and adults living with disabilities to connect with a caring, compassionate voice ready to listen and provide emotional support. As the nation’s only accredited hotline of its kind, the need for this service has grown exponentially with the arrival of COVID-19 and the host of emotional well-being issues social isolation can bring. Additional financial resources have allowed us to partner with the Alzheimer’s Associate to help shore up staffing in anticipating of an increased call volume all over California.
If you or someone you know needs emotional support, we’re ready to listen everyday.