Befriending Networks

Operates a national network of befriending schemes

Aims:

To operate a large national network of projects active or interested in befriending, enabling the exchange of information, encouraging good practice, providing training, supporting new developments and promoting the contribution of befriending in society.

Services provided:

Promote the benefits of befriending to people throughout all sections of the community who are socially isolated or facing difficulties in their lives

  • Database of befriending projects
  • Consultancy
  • Evaluations
  • Feasibility studies
  • Facilitation
  • Involved with new initiatives and pilot projects
  • Quality award for befriending projects
  • Training events, seminars and conferences.

local groups:

Network of befriending projects throughout Scotland.

Address

63-65 Shandwick Place
Edinburgh
EH2 4SD

Phone: 0131 261 8799
Website: http://www.befriending.co.uk
Email: info@befriending.co.uk

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