Marmalade Trust is a charity dedicated to recognising loneliness across society and helping people to make new friendships.

Loneliness Awareness Week

Our annual national awareness week, held every June

Marmalade's Christmas Cheer

Find out how you can help combat loneliness on Christmas Day

Buddy Scheme

Reconnect with your community

We now accept text donations. To make a £3 donation

text MARMALADE3 to 70085

Our vision:

We are committed to playing a key role in delivering the following vision:

“To create a society where people freely acknowledge that loneliness can exist, and will actively support those experiencing it to increase their social contact and make new friendships.”


Help Marmalade support others like John and donate today

Marmalade in the press:

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Marmalade’s social media:

Spreading the Christmas cheer already! 🧡We're busy ringing our guests for this year's event. This lovely quote from Bill is why we do what we do. Let's make it a #MarmaladeChristmas

Fancy spreading some Christmas cheer this year? #Volunteer with us on #ChristmasDay and help combat #loneliness loneliness in #Bristol and South Glos!

Choose from:
🎄Lead Volunteer
🎄General Volunteer
🎄Driving Volunteer

Apply by email - Thanks!

Could you be a Lead Volunteer this Christmas Day? Please let us know if you're keen to make a huge difference to those on their own this Christmas. 🎄 🎅 Apply here -

Pls RT @bristol247 @UWEVolunteering @EndLonelinessUK @coopukcampaigns

🎅🏼 Calling all runners! 🎅🏼 Have you signed up for this year's @Weston_AC Christmas Cracker 10K on 8th Dec?! Why not grab a few friends and race to raise money for Marmalade's Christmas Cheer campaign! → | Photo cred: WestonAC

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