In this terribly uncertain time surrounding the Covid-19 outbreak, TROY is partnering with Age UK to support and highlight their amazing work in providing the vulnerable older generation with support, advice, food parcels and company through their telephone 'be-friending service'.
This amazing charity is already experiencing a 40% uplift in calls from vulnerable and lonely men and women who need help.
'Local Age UKs are racing to put the systems and processes in place with to be able to provide practical and emotional support to their older populations in the weeks and months to come. They are on the frontline of helping older people to pull through this incredibly difficult time as time goes on the numbers who will be crying out for their support are certain to rise.' - Steph Hardland (CEO)
Age UK registered charity number is 1128267.