Making a referral

If you or someone you know is 50 or over and is feeling lonely and isolated, you can contact the team on 01642 257030 or fill in the referral form below.  

You can find out more about your community and ways to get involved by becoming a member for free and getting involved.  

Making a referral

If you or someone you know is feeling lonely and isolated here are some of the ways we can help:  

  • Support you to overcome difficulties in your life which are contributing to your loneliness and isolation 
  • Help you feel able to connect with people and/or activities in your community 
  • Build your confidence to make positive changes 

If you would like more information please ring 01642 257030 or complete the referral form here.  

Get involved 

Become more confident using technology in the digital age and stay in touch with friends and family.  

We want all older people to feel confident in using digital technology. We can visit you at home or in a community venue.  

You can contact David Thomas who is our Digital Inclusion Officer on 07913 635508 or email  

Join in the activities, events and groups in your local community.

We are increasing community activities and groups available to older people. Including ensuring activities and groups are accessible, well promoted and inclusive.  

If you or someone you know wants support or advice on creating and running a community group please contact Linda Ford who is our Community Projects Officer on 07981 203997 or email 

Don’t lose your talents – put your skills and experiences to good use by getting involved. To find out more you can ring the team on 01642 061019.  

Become a member  

You can join Ageing Better Middlesbrough for free to discover the wide range of activities, events, groups and opportunities that your community has to offer. You will receive our Newsletter, What’s On activity guide and free taster session information four times a year.  

To join us you can fill in our online form here, call Hannah or Rebecca on 01642 257034 or email