Wavelength is the main UK charity for providing televisions and radio's for those who are isolated and lonely.

It helps people on low income, confined to their own homes or suffering from severe health problems.

All televisions provided will have an extended warranty and the charity may be able to help with the first year's TV licence.

Applications should be made by a professional such as a social worker, nurse or local shop manager who has long term contact with the beneficiary.

To apply:download an application form. This must be signed by the referee and the beneficiary.