Facing Christmas alone? There’s plenty of help out there…

There’s no need to face Christmas alone. If you’re worried about loneliness over the holidays here’s some support:
– Chesterfield’s Einstein’s bar is open on Christmas Day serving Christmas lunches.
http://communitychristmas.org.uk/ offer support and advice
Silverline are available 24 hours a day 365 days a year including the entire Christmas holidays, on 0800 4 70 80 90
Age UK’s support line is: 0800 678 1174
The Alzheimer’s Society helpline number is on 0300 222 11 22 or use the Live Online Advice service for dementia information and support. https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/
Contact the Elderly: 0800 716 543, http://www.contact-the-elderly.org
Royal Voluntary Service: 0845 608 0122
RVS has more than 35,000 volunteers who help support older people stay independent at home and active in their communities. It’s that practical little bit of help that makes all the difference,
– If you’re feeling desperate The Samaritans are on 116 123 in the UK, 24 hours a day
– If you’re homeless there’s help from https://www.salvationarmyappeals.org.uk or on 0207 367 4800
And we all wish you the very happiest Christmas possible.