Age UK offer free local services for over 50s:
Befriending service - talk to a befriending volunteer at home or over the phone. Age UK try to match people with similar interests.
In-Touch emotional support line - If you're worried about burdening friends or family, the In-Touch team are a sympathetic ear you can talk to about whatever is weighing on you.
Activities and events - weekly activities and special events in Hertfordshire.
Herts Help is a network of community organisations in Hertfordshire. Speak to one of their advisors to find independent support to get the most out of life.
Contact Herts Help by phone, text message, email or Skype.