AK Link Helpline
Please note that this group has been moved and can now be accessed by the Helpline option on the Left Hand Menu - or click: Here
The support includes things like emergency transport, shopping, minor DIY and visiting people who feel like they are all on their own.
National helplines are also available such as:
The Samaritans: http://www.samaritans.org.uk/
Help the Aged: http://www.helptheaged.org.uk/en-gb