You’re Far from Alone
Loneliness and isolation can happen to anyone, anywhere, at anytime.
Whether your situation is temporary or feels more persistent, some thoughtful support can help. Whether it’s for yourself or others, a happier life is out there waiting for you—or someone you care about.
Institute on Aging’s Friendship Line
Call this toll-free line for a friendly conversation and the caring ear of a trained volunteer. Accredited for people age 60 and older.
Hours of operation: M-F, 10 am-midnight ET
Partner with us
In partnership with the Coalition to End Social Isolation & Loneliness, Far from Alone hopes to increase public awareness of loneliness and social isolation and partner with diverse stakeholders to advocate for policy change that combats the adverse consequences of these issues.