A commitment-free drop-in chat line when a friendly voice is needed the most.Learn more
We are Friends & Co, formerly Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly.
A world where every older adult thrives in meaningful relationships.
Friends & Co celebrates aging through community-led service that fosters meaningful connections for everyone.
Our Commitment to Equity:
Friends & Co continues to build a more inclusive and diverse organization where everyone is welcome and feels a sense of belonging.
Whether you join us to participate in our services for older adults, become a volunteer, a supporter, or choose to do both, you will be joining an established, trusted, accepting, compassionate, connected community, where everyone’s contributions matter and everyone is always welcome regardless of race, religion, age, orientation, gender, or beliefs.Learn More
Did you know Sandy's entire career has been devoted to serving and supporting older adults?Read More
Research on the needs of Twin Cities LGBTQ older adults reveals progress over the past 30 years.Read More
Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly MN (LBFEMN) has officially changed its name to Friends & Co™Read More
In 2021, we achieved:
Your gift brings hope to older adults.
Friends & Co relies on the generosity of friends like you to help provide isolated older adults with companionship and a sense of belonging.