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Silver Line Scotland is free to callers and befrienders but the cost of telephone calls, of running the helpline 24/7, of volunteer recruitment and training is met by The Silver Line and Age Scotland, and depends on the vision and generosity of supporters.

£50 will pay to recruit and train a volunteer to become a Silver Line Friend
£100 will pay for one caller to be befriended for 3 months
All money donated to The Silver Line from within Scotland will go directly to the Silver Line Scotland service.
You can donate to The Silver Line:
By phone: Call 020 7224 2747 during office hours.
By cheque: Send to “The Silver Line Helpline”, Minerva House, 42 Wigmore Street, London W1U 2RY.
Donate online: Via Just Giving or BT My Donate
By text: Text Silver10 to 70500 to give £10. If you’d rather give a different amount text Silver followed by the amount you want to give in whole pounds and without a £ sign, so £2 is Silver2
Via Barclays Bank: Branches of Barclays Bank will accept donations over the counter sort code 20-71-82: account 00974692
Back to Silver Line ScotlandSilver Line Scotland is free to callers and befrienders but the cost of telephone calls, of running the helpline 24/7, of volunteer recruitment and training is met by The Silver Line and Age Scotland, and depends on the vision and generosity of supporters.

Your support can make a real difference:

  • £5 pays for a call with an older person who may not have spoken to another human being all week
  • £50 pays to recruit and train a volunteer to become a Silver Line Friend
  • £100 pays for one caller to be befriended for 3 months

All money donated to The Silver Line from within Scotland will go directly to the Silver Line Scotland service. You can donate to The Silver Line:

  • By phone: Call 020 7224 2747 during office hours.
  • Online: Via Just Giving 
  • By text: Text SILVER and your amount to 70500 (e.g. SILVER10 donates £10)
  • By cheque: Send to “The Silver Line Helpline”, 19-23 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8SL.
  • Via Barclays Bank: Branches of Barclays Bank will accept donations over the counter sort code 20-71-82: account 00974692

Thank you for supporting this vital service.

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For more information: Call Age UK Advice: 0800 169 2081