Manchester Settlement

Open Door is a FREE referral based befriending line aimed to help combat loneliness by putting people in contact with a telephone friend for regular weekly 30-minute telephone calls focusing on improving their health and wellbeing.

Information for volunteers

We are looking for someone who is passionate about supporting our local community member(s) with a friendly phone call to improve their emotional health and well-being.

You will offer one-to-one telephone support as appropriate for a minimum of 6 consecutive weeks at a time suited to your availability.


Manchester Settlement
1328-1330 Ashton Old Road
M11 1LF

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