If you need someone to talk to, whether you are feeling isolated or lonely - we’re here for you.
Right now, many of us are dealing with stress and life changes resulting from COVID-19. Good social connection is essential to help maintain physical and mental wellbeing.
Our COVID Connect service is here for you.
COVID Connect is a free service from Australian Red Cross to provide a friendly chat, a listening ear to help maintain or improve social connection to anyone who needs it during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A Red Cross volunteer is happy to call you for a friendly chat – once or regularly – its up to you!
Register for a call on our website. If you need help registering for COVID Connect, please call our Customer Care Team on 1800 733 276.
How this service is delivered
Call or visit us online
Register for a call on our website.
If you need help registering for COVID Connect, please call our Customer Care Team on 1800 733 276.
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