Orkney Befriending Service

Orkney Befriending Service offers 1:1 relationships to keep older people from 60 years upwards remain in their own homes independently for longer. We also run Intergenerational Groups and activity groups in various settings. Our Young Person's Befriending Service offers support for 8-18 yr olds.

Information for volunteers

We recruit a range of volunteers for our service: 1 to 1 befrienders, group befrienders and telephone befrienders.


Kasia Gorzkowska
Orkney Befriending Service
Voluntary Action Orkney
6 Bridge Street
KW15 1HR