Diversity is key for the charity, with volunteers needed from different backgrounds to better understand the circumstances of people who contact them.
A group of students are looking to host a sponsored walk to raise funds for charity.
Something as simple as a cup of tea and a chat can make a big difference to someone experiencing loneliness.
Love Island star Dr Alex George has spoken about his experiences of loneliness to encourage people to listen to those who might be in need.
‘You need to know that it is OK to not be OK – but you also need to know that there are people who can help’
People in the north-east have been urged to seek help if they are struggling over the festive period.
Scotland’s Mental Health Minister has encouraged people who are experiencing depression, low moods or anxiety over the holidays to seek help.
Radio host Iain Lee has been credited with helping save a man’s life after keeping a suicidal caller on the line for 30 minutes until an ambulance arrived.
Queer Eye star Karamo Brown has revealed he tried to take his own life as he urged his fans to look after their mental health.
A charity helping north-east residents cope in a crises has received a £5,000 funding boost to help recruit more volunteers.
Staff from the north-east branch of a building society are helping in the firm’s goal to raise £250,000 in two years for charity.