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Adored Befriending service

Lewis Barr , Adored Befriending Service , 14 RANKIN AVENUE, 14 RANKIN AVENUE, ED
Adored Befriending is a service that aims to provide support for anyone who feels that they would benefit from having extra support in their own home or in the community.

Barnardo's Edinburgh Community Support Services (BECSS)

Kat Geoghegan, Barnardo's Edinburgh Community Support Services (BECSS), Barnardo's Edinburgh Community Support Services, 111 Oxgangs Road North, EH14 1ED
The focus of Barnardo's Edinburgh Community Support Services is the inclusion of children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties at school, at home, and within their community.

Bethany Christian Trust

Pall Singh, Bethany Christian Trust, 65 Bonnington Rd, EH6 5JQ
Working to support homeless and vulnerable people to live independently within society

Broomhouse Youth Befriending Project

Amanda Farquhar, Broomhouse Youth Befriending Project, 79/89 Broomhouse Crescent, EH11 3RH
Broomhouse Youth Befriending Project recruits, trains and supports volunteers in befriending.

Butterfly Trust (Cystic Fibrosis)

Alana Simpson, Butterfly Trust (Cystic Fibrosis), Swanston Steading, 109/3 Swanston Road, Lothian, EH10 7DS
The Butterfly Trust provides direct Social Support, in the community, for people affected by Cystic Fibrosis across the whole of Scotland.
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Care for the Family

Carol Humphreys, Care For The Family, Tovey House, Cleppa Park, , Newport, NP10 8BA, NP10 8BA
Care for the Family is a UK charity that aims to promote strong family life and support those who face family difficulties.
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Children 1st Edinburgh Family Support Team

Gary Dewar, Children 1st Edinburgh Family Support Team, Children 1st, 83 Whitehouse Loan, EH9 1AT
We offer support to families in Edinburgh that are under stress, and provide children, young people and families the opportunity to shape positive futures.

CHSS - Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland

Sharon McGrory, CHSS - Chest Heart And Stroke Scotland, Third Floor, Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, EH12 5EZ
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) aims to improve the quality of life for people affected by chest, heart and stroke illness in Scotland.

Contact the Elderly

Contact The Elderly, 2 Grosvenor Gardens, SW1W 0DH
Contact the Elderly runs monthly get togethers for groups of isolated , older people in their 70, 80, 90, 100s.

Cyrenians

Golden Years, Cyrenians, Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, EH7 5QY
Our service supports those aged 60+ who are living in Edinburgh and experiencing isolation and loneliness.

Cyrenians OPAL Older People, Active Lives

Glenda McWatt, Cyrenians OPAL Older People, Active Lives, 19b South Bridge Street, West Lothian, EH48 1TU
OPAL supports individuals over 60, who are at risk of or suffering from loneliness and isolation.

Dementia Carer Befriending at the Eric Liddell Centre

Martha Pollard, Dementia Carer Befriending At The Eric Liddell Centre , 15 Morningside Road, Midlothian, EH10 4DP
The Eric Liddell Centre is a charity and community centre.

ECAS

Ally Irvine, ECAS, Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, EH7 5QY
Linking those socially isolated or excluded due to physical disabilities with Volunteer Befrienders.

Edinburgh Garden Partners

Anya Keenan, Edinburgh Garden Partners , Osborne House, C/o Care & Repair, 1 Osborne Terrace, Lothian, EH12 5HG
We develop and support relationships between people needing help with their gardens and caring volunteer gardeners who have the desire to grow their own food and have no space.
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Edinburgh Headway Group Carers Project

Fiona Robertson, Edinburgh Headway Group Carers Project, Unit 4, 27 Peffer Place, Craigmillar, EH16 4BB
Edinburgh Headway Group Carers Project supports unpaid carers of adults with an acquired brain injury (ABI).

Eric Liddell Centre

Sally Sorrie, Eric Liddell Centre, Eric Liddell Centre, 15 Morningside Road, EH10 4DP
The Eric Liddell Befriending Project supports anyone living in Edinburgh who is caring for someone on an unpaid basis or whose caring role has lessened or recently ended.

health in mind, Discover Services

Kevin Kent, Health In Mind, Discover Services, 40 Shandwick Place, EH2 4RT
Health in Mind operates their befriending service re:discover in Edinburgh, Midlothian and the Scottish Borders and HPS Connections covers South and East Edinburgh.
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Home Link Family Support

Jane Ellis, Home Link Family Support, 1 Dalkeith Road Mews, Dalkeith Road, EH16 5GA
Our volunteers visit families with pre-school children, at home, to provide practical and emotional support.
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Home-Start East Lothian

Katy Pollock, Home-Start East Lothian, Early Years Centre, Sanderson's Wynd, East Lothian, EH33 1DA
Home-Start East Lothian supports vulnerable families with at least one child under five through the recruitment, training and placement of volunteer befrienders who can offer support, friendship and practical assistance.

Home-Start Leith & North East Edinburgh

Anne Nixon, Home-Start Leith & North East Edinburgh, 247 Leith Walk, EH6 8NY
Based in the heart of Leith, Home-Start Leith & North East Edinburgh has been offering support to families since 1986.

Independent Age

Jeanette Bates, Independent Age, 18 Avonmore Road, W14 8RR
Independent Age provides support to older people enabling them to live independently with choice and control.

intandem

Intandem, Intandem, Inspiring Scotland, Riverside House, 502 Gorgie Road, Midlothian, EH11 3AF
Intandem is the national mentoring programme for Scotland's young people.

Legion Scotland

Tommy Douglas, Veterans Community Support Manager, Legion Scotland, Legion Scotland, New Haig House, Logie Green Road, EH7 4HQ
Legion Scotland assists all ex-service men and women of all ages across Scotland to adapt to civilian life by providing community, friendship and practical advice, whether they left military service yesterday or many years ago.

LINKnet Mentoring Ltd

Ranbandara Dissanayaka, LINKnet Mentoring Ltd, 31 Guthrie Street, EH1 1JG
LINKnet Mentoring is avoluntary sector charitable organisation that supports minority ethnic individuals and their families to improve their quality of life through various activities including, one to one mentoring and befriending.

Linlithgow Link

Margaret MacTavish, Linlithgow Link, Administration Building, St Michael's Hospital, EH49 6QS
Providing car service for health appointments for elderly or those unable to use public transport and caring service for socially isolated elderly and families

Macmillan Cancer Support

Tina Morrow, Macmillan Cancer Support, 3rd Floor, 132 Rose Street, EH2 3JD
Support for people living with cancer

Move On (Move On Support Service)

Rachel Nixseaman, Move On, 25 Greenside Place, EH1 3AA
The Move On Support Service provides social and emotional support to young people aged 16-25 who have previously been affected by homelessness and who are living in the City of Edinburgh.

Oxgangs Care

Heather Macdonald, Oxgangs Care, 12 Firrhill Neuk, Oxgangs, EH13 9FF
Oxgangs Care Befriending Service offers one to one support to clients (60yrs +) if you are in the EH10,EH13 and EH14 post code areas of Edinburgh.

Paths for All

Frances Bain, Paths For All, Forester Lodge, Clackmannanshire, FK10 2HU
We want to get Scotland walking, everyone, everyday, everywhere.
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People Know How (Positive Transitions)

Glenn Liddall , People Know How, 525 Ferry Road, City Of Edinburgh, EH52FF
Our one-to-one support for children and young people: Focuses on enhancing transitions, developing stronger relationships at schools, and increasing self-esteem and confidence.

Polycystic Kidney Disease Charity

Polycystic Kidney Disease Charity, 91 Royal College St, NW1 0SE
Around 70,000 adults and children in the UK have PKD.
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Positive Help - Befriending

Jana Nuemannova, Positive Help - Befriending, First Floor, 139 George Street, EH2 4JY
Positive Help aims to improve the day to day quality of life for those with HIV & Hepatitis C.

Positive Realities

Susan Veitch, Positive Realities, 41 Old Dalkeith Rd, EH16 4TE
Positive Realities provides support to improve life satisfaction for young people aged 12-25 years, and their families, living in Edinburgh.

Queensferry Churches Care in the Community - Befriending Project

Lorna Russell, Queensferry Churches Care In The Community - Befriending Project, The Haven, 25b Burgess Road, EH30 9JA
We work with people over 60 with a wide range of health & social needs.

Royal Voluntary Service

Polly Cooke, Royal Voluntary Service, 37 Sidegate, EH41 4BU
Royal Voluntary Service can help older people maintain their independence and stay involved in the local community.

Scotland Versus Arthritis (Staying Connected in Later Life)

Marion MacNeil, Scotland Versus Arthritis, Edward House, 199 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3EX
There are over 200 different forms of arthritis and we know how much strength it takes to live with arthritis.

Scottish Cot Death Trust

Scottish Cot Death Trust, 5th Floor (5B), West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital, G3 8SJ
Scotland's only charity

SOUL PROVIDER

Cathy Sheridan, SOUL PROVIDER, 13 WEST HARBOUR ROAD, MIDLOTHIAN, EH4 3LD
We are operating a private personal assistant/befriending service in the Edinburgh area, which is paid work, not voluntary.

Strive - Engage Befriending

Sally Harris, Strive - Engage Befriending, Strive, Engage Befriending, 56 High Street, East Lothian, EH33 1HH
To provide a volunteer befriending service for

The Hepatitis Trust (C4th)

The Hepatitis Trust, Suite 3/4 Falkirk Business Hub, 45 Vicar Street, FK1 1LL
The Hepatitis C Trust delivers a range of services that support the elimination of the virus as a serious risk to public health through targeting some of the groups that are most impacted and providing support and information to all those affected.

The Silver Line

Moira Gallagher, The Silver Line, Trade Tower, Calico Row, Battersea, SW11 3UF
The Silver Line is the only confidential, free helpline for older people across the UK, open every day and night of the year.

The Silver Line Helpline

Anthea Beeks, The Silver Line Helpline, Trade Tower, Calico Row, Battersea, SW11 3UF
The Silver Line is the only confidential, free helpline for older people across the UK, open every day and night of the year.
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The Welcoming Association

Caitlin Rodgers, The Welcoming Association, 20 Westfield Avenue, EH11 2TT
The Welcoming supports migrants and refugees in Edinburgh by providing a range of services including English language classes, employability workshops, environmental activities and social and cultural integration opportunities.

Vintage Vibes

Emily Hislop, Vintage Vibes, 79/89 Broomhouse Crescent, EH11 3RH
Vintage Vibes provides company for people over 60 across Edinburgh who are lonely or isolated.

Volunteer Edinburgh

Marion Findlay, Volunteer Edinburgh, 222, Leith Walk, City Of Edinburgh, EH6 5EQ
Volunteer Edinburgh provides a focus for voluntary activity and encourages people to engage in voluntary work Promotes and develops volunteering opportunities Encourages good practice in involving volunteers Promotes social inclusion through volunteering

Volunteer Midlothian (Connect Project)

Volunteer Midlothian, Unit 32/6 Hardengreen Industrial Estate, Midlothian, EH22 3NX
The Connect project matches befrienders with people who live with social isolation within the community.
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West Lothian Youth Action Project

Angela Gourdie, West Lothian Youth Action Project, Craigsfarm Campus, Maree Walk, Craigshill, West Lothian, EH54 5BP
Befriending service for young people aged 10-21 with mental health issues.

YMCA Edinburgh

Bruce Harkin, YMCA Edinburgh, 1 Junction Place , EH6 5JA
YMCA Edinburgh is part of an inclusive global Christian movement, open to people of all faiths and none.