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Scotlands Social Isolation and Loneliness Strategy is launched today

18 December 2018

Befriending Networks is pleased to see the launch of Scottish Government’s strategy ‘A Connected Scotland’ to tackle loneliness and isolation. We are particularly pleased to note the profile of Befriending within the strategy under Priority 3, the funding for ourselves as part of the infrastructure support to the sector and of the important role Befriending and Befrienders play, in tackling social isolation and loneliness within communities across Scotland being recognised.

For more information on this article, contact Liz Watson on 0131 261 8799, or email admin@befriending.co.uk.