Over a third of adults feel lonely, without anyone to turn to, a recent study found.
Thanks to our supporters, we are able to help more people who feel isolated, whether they are bereaved, retired, a new parent or dealing with an illness or condition that limits their ability to get out and about.
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With your support, we're able to help people like Andy, a 52 year old cancer survivor in Bristol. You may have seen his moving story on Youtube, where he equates the physical pain of cancer to the pain of loneliness.
"All I kept thinking was...