Particularly for over 50s and 60s, the internet is a great way to combat loneliness and meet new friends.Chat rooms offer the opportunity to interact with others and talk about everything from your grandchildren to tips for your garden.The options are nearly endless – online there are thousands of chat rooms to choose from where you can connect with others and share a laugh.
Chat rooms with a very specific focus take some of the pressure off because instead of worrying about small talk, you can spend your time discussing the topics you love and connecting with people who share your passions.
While most high quality websites have checks in place to make sure there are no fake users, it’s important no matter who you’re speaking to or how much you feel you trust them never to share personal information in a chat room, for example your bank details or full address.
Being mindful of your own personal safety and security will allow you to enjoy yourself and make the most of your time chatting to new friends.
The reason we are still going strong after more than 10 years is that our users love what we do and we love our users for sticking with us.
Once you’re ready to dive into the world of online chatting all that’s left to do is find a senior chat room and sign up.