West Lothian Youth Action Project
Befriending service for young people aged 10-21 with things going on in their lives which affect mental health/wellbeing. Issues are around confidence & self-esteem & the things which impact these in young people.
Information for volunteers
Befrienders support young people aged 10-21, resident in West Lothian who experience issues affecting their mental health/wellbeing.
Commitment required is weekly or fortnightly for approximately 2-3 hours per session.
Befrienders provide support and encouragement and aim to reduce social isolation by engaging with their matched young person in recreational and social activities.
Training is provided.