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Abbeyfield Strathgryffe Society

Jackie Weston, Abbeyfield Strathgryffe Society, Campbell Snowdon House, Torr Road, Quarrier's Village, Inverclyde, PA11 3TE
Residential care home for older adults. Provide a volunteer befriending service to our residents.
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Action in Mind (AiM)

Nicola Woloszyn, Action In Mind (AiM), 19 Dean Crescent, Riverside, FK8 1UR
Action in Mind is the leading local mental health charity predominantly working across the Stirling Council area, supporting better mental health for everyone.

Age UK Barnet

Sian Jones, Age UK Barnet, Ann Owens Centre, Oak Lane, East Finchley, N2 8DT
Home visiting and digital inclusion service for Barnet residents over 55 who feel socially isolated.

Age UK Bromley & Greeniwch

Age UK Bromley & Greeniwch, Community House, South Street, Kent, BR1 1RH
We take referrals from a variety of social prescribers including GP’s Social Services, NHS clinics the London ambulance service and fire brigade.

Age UK Croydon (Befriending Program)

Age UK Croydon, 81 Brigstock Road, CR7 7JH

Age UK Merton

Kourtney Wood , Age UK Merton, 277 London Road , CR4 3NT
Merton Befriending Service is a collaboration with Wimbledon Guild in Merton working together to deliver a high quality befriending service for isolated older people.

Age UK North Craven

Age UK North Craven, Cheapside, North Yorkshire, BD24 9EW
To make later life in North Craven a fulfilling and enjoyable experience, reducing isolation and loneliness, and providing the right support at the right time for older people

Age UK North Tyneside Enabling and Befriending

Kay Bradshaw, Age UK North Tyneside Enabling And Befriending, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, Tyne & Wear, NE29 6QP
We aim to befriend older isolated lonely people 50+ in North Tyneside.

Age UK North Yorkshire & Darlington

Sharon Vasey, Age UK North Yorkshire & Darlington, Bradbury House, Beaumont Street West, Durham, DL1 5SX
A small independant charity which strives to enhance the health and well being of older people by promoting quality assured activity, information and care ensuring older people have the opportunity for choice.

Age UK Northumberland

Age UK Northumberland, The Round House, Lintonville Parkway, Northumberland, NE63 9JZ
Age UK Northumberland is an independent local charity which provides services for older adults throughout Northumberland.

Age UK Scarborough & District

Laureen Downes, Age UK Scarborough & District, 39 Aberdeen Walk, North Yorkshire, YO11 1BD
We are an independent charity working with older people aged 50+ who live in the Scarborough, Whitby & Ryedale areas.

Age UK York Community Befriending Service

Lis Ramage, Age UK York Community Befriending Service, 70 Walmgate, YO1 9TL
Age UK York Community Befriending Service provides support, companionship and leisure activities for older people in the community.

AgeUK Leicester Shire & Rutland

Troy Young, AgeUK Leicester Shire & Rutland, Lansdowne House, 113 Princess Road East, Leicestershire, LE17LA
Befriending Visits Our Befriending services support older people who may be lonely or socially isolated and would benefit from a friendly face calling in on a regular basis at a mutually convenient day and time.

ALLIANCE CALL & CARE LTD

ALLIANCE CALL & CARE LTD, 17 FARADAY CLOSE, United Kingdom, CO154TR
Alliance Call & Care provides a daily telephone companionship service to anyone who is feeling isolated and lonely.
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ALONE

Caroline Muller, ALONE, Olympic House, Pleasants Street, Ireland, 8
ALONE provides Housing with Support, Support Coordination, Befriending, BConnect training and technology, and Campaigns for Change to hundreds of older people every week, who are homeless, socially isolated, living in deprivation or in crisis.

Alzheimer Scotland

Julie Penn, Alzheimer Scotland, 160 Dundee Street, EH11 1DQ
Alzheimer Scotland is the leading dementia organisation in Scotland.

Ardmonagh Family and Community Group (Good Morning West Belfast)

Ardmonagh Family And Community Group, Ardmonagh Family And Community Group, 61-63 Ardmonagh Gardens, Antrim, BT11 8XD
We offer call support and befriending services for Older people living in West Belfast.

Ashford Volunteer Centre (Befriending Service)

Lindsay Wratten, Ashford Volunteer Centre, Berwick House, 8 Elwick Road, Kent, TN23 1PF
For nearly 30 years Ashford Volunteer Centre has been supporting people aged over 50 who have become lonely and isolated due to old age, ill health, disability, mental distress or bereavement.

Badenoch and Strathspey Community Transport Company

Helen Morris, Badenoch And Strathspey Community Transport Company, 2 Inverewe, Grampian Road, Scotland, PH22 1RH
Here 2 Help is a project of the Badenoch and Strathspey Community Transport Company.

Ballyhoura Rural Services

Gerard O Connor, Ballyhoura Rural Services, Market House, Churchtown, Mallow, Cork, P51 NH6X
Ballyhoura Rural Services (BRS) was established in 2010, we operate in East County Limerick and North Cork.

Bee Busy, Befriend

Annie Brown, Bee Busy, Befriend, Belford Mill, 16 Brewery Road, Ayrshire, KA1 3GZ
BEE Busy Be Friend is a new project aimed at helping the elderly people in our community.
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BeFriend in Bellshill

Mary Murphy, BeFriend In Bellshill, BeFriend In Bellshill, Orbiston Neighbourhood Centre/Utheo Ltd, Busby Road, ML4 2BW
BeFriend in Bellshill is part of the multi-activity Orbiston Neigbourhood Centre.

Befriend Motherwell

Liz Magunnigal, Befriend Motherwell, Befriend Motherwell, Dalziel St. Andrews Church, 43-47 Merry Street , North Lanarkshire, ML1 1JJ
Befriend Motherwell, provides 1:1 matches for elderly isolated, volunteers will visit them regularly within their home, getting them out when possible.
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Befrienders Highland Ltd

Sarah Southcott, Befrienders Highland Ltd, Befrienders Highland Ltd , 1st Floor Academy House, Academy Street, IV1 1JT
We are a small voluntary organisation working to improve the lives of people who are lonely and isolated and have experience of mental ill health; memory difficulties or dementia and carers .
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Befriending Caithness

Angie House, Befriending Caithness, Telford House, Williamson Street, Caithness, KW1 5ES
Befriending Caithness is a befriending service which offers older isolated adults in Caithness a chance to meet a friendly face on a weekly basis.
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Befriending Lewis

Tina Macleod, Befriending Lewis, 30 Francis Street, Isle Of Lewis, HS1 2ND
Befriending Lewis works on ground level to directly tackle isolation and loneliness in the lives of people living in Lewis.

Ben View Resource Centre

Alison McCurley, Ben View Resource Centre, Strathleven Place, West Dunbartonshire, G82 1BA

Bespoke Befriending

Bespoke Befriending, 27 Academy Street, Moray, IV30 1LP
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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

BHA BeFriend

Terri Bearhope, BHA BeFriend, 55 Newtown Street, Berwickshire, TD11 3AU
BeFriend is a project of Berwickshire Housing Association, and is funded by the Big Lottery Fund.

Bishop Creighton House (Homeline)

Bishop Creighton House, 378 Lillie Road, London, SW67PH
Homeline is a free service in Hammersmith & Fulham for older, isolated people aged 60 plus.

Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council (Public Health & Wellbeing Department)

Blackburn With Darwen Borough Council
We offer one to one support for people looking to take part in any type of physical activity sessions.

Bridgend Association of Voluntary Organisations (Community Companions)

Bridgend Association Of Voluntary Organisations, BAVO, 112-113 Commercial Street, Bridgend, CF349TR
Community Companions befriending project We are a free of charge, confidential and non-judgemental befriending project funded by the National Lottery Community Fund, giving high quality support to people living in Bridgend County Borough.

BucksVision

Lisa Redford, BucksVision, 143 Meadowcroft, Buckinghamshire, HP19 9HH
BucksVision is the local charity supporting people with sight loss across Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes.

Building Futures Together

NASREEN AKHTAR, Building Futures Together , TBA, BERKSHIRE
Currently in the process of setting up a multilingual telephone befriending service

CACE

Ann Drain, CACE, Suite 4, Arca Business Centre, Dunnswood House, Dunnswood Rd, Wardpark South, Glasgow, G67 2DP
Charity for Older People. Providing Day Support Groups, Social Groups, Befriending, Community Transport, Men Shed groups, Sporting Memories.

Caraidean Uibhist

Julie Lewis, Caraidean Uibhist, 23 Winfield Way, Balvanich, Uist, HS7 5LH
Generic befriending service

Chemists' Community Fund

Chemists' Community Fund, Royal Society Of Chemistry, Thomas Graham House, Science Park, Cambridgeshire, CB4 0WF
The Chemists' Community Fund (working name of the Royal Society of Chemistry Benevolent Fund) assists with grants for members of the Royal Society of Chemistry and their dependents who are in need.

Cheshire Community Development Trust (Buddying & Befriending Scheme)

Cheshire Community Development Trust, Waterside House, Navigation Road, Cheshire, CW8 1BE
All of our clients are currently referred through the Social Prescribing Team at Brightlife and we do not accept referrals from any other source at present.

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.

CLASP

Cathy McGregor, CLASP, Community Led Action & Support Project, 140a Hayocks Road, Ayrshire, KA22 7PU
Clasp has been established as a community support project for 15 years.

Community Action Bolsover

Community Action Bolsover, 4 Station Road, S44 6BE
We offer an informal befriending service whereby neighbours offer a free Service to elderly, frail, disabled, or housebound neighbours.

Connecting Chelford

Connecting Chelford, Loch Karen, 2 Drumble Field, Chelford, Cheshire, SK11 9BT
Connecting Chelford is a local Befriending Service to provide a non profit making voluntary service.

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.

Cowal Elderly Befrienders SCIO

Robin Miller , Cowal Elderly Befrienders SCIO, 128 John Street, Argyll, PA23 7BN
Cowal Elderly Befriending Scheme offers a range of befriending services to elderly people in rural areas.

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), 27 George Street, West Lothian, EH48 1PG
OPAL supports individuals over 60, who are at risk of or suffering from loneliness and isolation.

Cyril Flint Volunteers

Alex Neil, Cyril Flint Volunteers, 33 Ballbrook Ave, M16 9DQ
Cyril Flint Befrienders matches trained befriending volunteers with isolated or lonely older people in the local community in Trafford and South Manchester.

Deaf Action (Sound Sense Befriending Service, Dundee)

Violeta Ilendo, Deaf Action, Deaf Action, Sangobeg House, Ground Floor, 4 Francis Street, Angus, DD3 8HH
Sound Sense offers a befriending service throughout Dundee to deaf people aged 16+ who are experiencing difficulties or isolation due to their deafness.

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.

Derbyshire Gypsy Liaison Group

Siobhan Spencer, Derbyshire Gypsy Liaison Group, 1-3 Ladygrove Mill, Ladygrove Road, Two Dales, Derbyshire, DE4 2FG
DGLG provides assistance and information to the Gypsy community in Derbyshire.

Didsbury Good Neighbours

Sue Thurston, Didsbury Good Neighbours, The Holt Pavilion Didsbury Park, Gillbrook Road, Didsbury, M206WY
We are a charity whose aim is to support senior members of the Didsbury community through a volunteer befriending service and a programme of weekly activities.

Dundee Voluntary Action (Community Companions)

Dundee Voluntary Action, Number 10, 10 Constitution Road, Tayside, DD1 1LL
Community Companion befrienders support people who are lonely or socially isolated.

East Ayrshire befriending service

Wilma Love, East Ayrshire Befriending Service, Ellisland Court, Jean Armour Drive, East Ayrshire, KA5 6EB
Befriending for older adults who are isolated within East Ayrshire.

EAST NEUK OF FIFE BEFRIENDING SERVICE

RUBY URLOTTI, EAST NEUK OF FIFE BEFRIENDING SERVICE, EAST NEUK CENTRE, LADYWALK, FIFE, KY103EX
The befriending service involves matching people 65 years of age and older, who live alone with a volunteer befriender who will visit on a regular basis to provide companionship and friendship

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.

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).
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Epilepsy Connections

Scott Coyne, Epilepsy Connections, 100 Wellington Street, G2 6DH
We offer both one-to-one and group befriending. Our fully trained befrienders are matched up to meet with someone to meet fortnightly to spend some fun social time together.

Erskine

Diane McAllister, Erskine, Volunteer Development, The Erskine Home, Renfrewshire, PA7 5PU
We deliver befriending services to our residents within our four nursing homes based in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Bishopton.
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Food Train (Food Train Friends)

Helen McAnespie, Food Train, Hestan Southwest, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries & Galloway, DG1 4TA
Food Train offers a befriending service called Food Train Friends in Dumfries & Galloway, Dundee City, West Lothian and Glasgow.

Food Train Friends Dundee

Rhea Long, Food Train Friends Dundee, Suite 17 , The Circle, 4-6 Staffa Place, Angus, DD2 3SX
Food Train Friends Dundee is a befriending service for local older people.

Forres Area Community Trust

Kirsty Williams, Forres Area Community Trust, Forres Town Hall, High Street, Moray, IV36 1PB
Forres Area Community Trust (FACT) was set up to make best use of the assets of the Forres area and to work out ways to overcome current challenges that face the community.

Getting Better Together

Christine McNally , Getting Better Together , Shotts Healthy Learning Centre, Kirk Road , North Lanarkshire, ML5 0HA
Shotts & Wishaw Friends Together supports older adults and carers over 55 yrs to actively engage with their community across Wishaw, Shotts and Airdrie Locality of North Lanarkshire.

Glasgow’s Golden Generation

Karen Moyes, Glasgow’s Golden Generation, Room 1.16, Red Tree Business Suites, 33 Dalmarnock Road, Bridgeton, Lanarkshire, G40 4LA
Glasgow's Golden Generation provide care in the autumn years through support services for the older generation.

Good Morning Service

Nicky Thomson, Good Morning Service, Flemington House, 110 FLemington St, Scotland, G21 4BF
Good Morning Service supports older people by building trust and meaningful relationships via the telephone, 365 days a year.

Good Neighbour Project

Jonathan, Good Neighbour Project, 12 Upper Grosvenor Road, TN1 2EP
Reducing social isolation amongst elderly people in Tunbridge Wells by helping them to be part of the community, remain independent & find purpose for living We do this through offering the services of trained and supported volunteers who are able to provide guidance, information, practical and emotional support to clients.

Hand of Solace

Immaculata Nnabuko, Hand Of Solace, 11 Good Hope Gardens, Aberdeenshire, AB21 9NG
Hand of Solace befriending service (due to start in September 2018) is aimed at supporting: Isolated young people (5-16 years) and Isolated older people (56+) in Aberdeen especially Bucksburn areas (taking into consideration individual need such as, language barriers for those from minority ethnic groups) a befriender will be allocated to help our beneficiaries to access and also support them to attend local activities,to become confident,Independent and to promote good health and well-being.
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Hands On Project (LEAP)

Georgie Madden, Hands On Project (LEAP), 197 Hamilton Road, Cambuslang, Lanarkshire, G72 7PJ
Hands On Project works in a number of communities within the South Lanarkshire area.

Happy at Home Partnership, Daventry Volunteers

Happy At Home Partnership, Daventry Volunteers, The New Street Centre, 13 New Street, NN11 4BT
Happy at Home provides a lifeline to lonely, isolated older people across West Northants, supporting people to live happily, healthily, safely and independently in their homes for as long as possible.

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.

Healthy Valleys

Healthy Valleys, Lockhart Community Hub, Whitelees Road, Lanark, ML11 7RX
Healthy Valleys is a community lead health improvement charity and company limited by guarantee.

Hebron Evangelical Church

Mark Brown, Hebron Evangelical Church, 120 Summer Street, AB10 1RR
Hebron s an independent evangelical church in Aberdeen city centre.

Highland Hospice

Susan Smith, Highland Hospice, 1 Bishops Road, IV25DB
At Highland Hospice we aim to support people, their families and carers, living with an advancing, life shortening illness in the Highlands to live the best possible life and to prepare for and experience the best possible death.

Impetus Neighbourhood Care Scheme

Sean De Podesta, Impetus Neighbourhood Care Scheme, 1st Floor, Intergen House, 65-67 Western Road, BN3 2JQ
Impetus Neighbourhood Care Scheme (NCS) enables people to offer support to older people, adults with physical disabilities and their carers who live near them.

Independent Age

Gerry Kiernan, Independent Age, 18 Avonmore Road, W14 8RL
Independent Age is a growing charity helping thousands of older people across the UK and Ireland to live more fulfilling lives.

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.

Jewish Care Scotland

Ellen McVey, Jewish Care Scotland, The Walton Community Care Centre, May Terrace , Giffnock , G46 6LD
Visit elderly clients in their own homes in E Ren/Glasgow area on a 121 basis.

Kent Coast Volunteering (Thanet Good Neighbours Service)

Rebecca Bullivant, Kent Coast Volunteering, Kent Coast Volunteering, Kent Innovation Centre, Millennium Way, Kent, CT10 2QQ
The Kent Coast Volunteering Good Neighbours Service is a befriending service for older people (over 60) living in the Thanet, Dover and Folkestone areas.

Kilbryde Hospice

Sine Macdonald, Kilbryde Hospice , McGuinness Way, G75 8GJ
Kilbryde Hospice is a voluntary independent hospice in South Lanarkshire which exists to provide specialist palliative care to patients with life limiting progressive illnesses and to their carers.

Kincardine & Deeside Befriending

Liz Treasure, Kincardine & Deeside Befriending, 8 Robert Street, Aberdeenshire, AB39 2DN
Kincardine & Deeside Befriending recruits, trains and supports volunteer befrienders who are matched with isolated older people (55+) to provide social contact.

Lead Scotland

Louise Andree, Lead Scotland, C/o Room B05, Edinburgh Napier University, Merchiston Campus, 14 Colinton Road, EH10 5DT
Lead Scotland’s Fife Befriending project is a service is for adults (16+) and older people in Fife who feel isolated, lonely or disconnected, perhaps as a result of disability, ill health or other circumstances.

Learning for the Fourth Age

Learning For The Fourth Age, 9 Knighton Park Road, Leicestershire, LE2 1ZA
Learning for the Fourth Age believes you are never too old to learn.

Leeds Jewish Welfare Board

Janine Field, Leeds Jewish Welfare Board, 311 Stonegate Road, West Yorkshire, LS17 6AZ
We support people to stay independent, active and lead fulfilling livesr.

Leeds Mind

Lynda Moore, Leeds Mind, Clarence House, 11 Clarence Road, Horsforth, W.Yorks, LS18 4LB
Leeds Mind is a Charitable Organisation - affiliated with National Mind.

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.

Leicester Western Ward Linking Lives

Sarah Tavener, Leicester Western Ward Linking Lives, C/o 22 Triumph Road, Leicestershire, LE3 8FR
We are a church led befriending service for all socially isolated and lonely adults, over 60 years old, in the Western Ward of Leicester.

Link Age Southwark

Louise Lear, Link Age Southwark, Dulwich Community Hospital, East Dulwich Grove, SE22 8PT
Link Age Southwark is a vibrant local charity that provides friendly volunteer support to people over 60 across the London Borough of Southwark.

LinkLiving

Irene Blackburn, LinkLiving , West Bridge Mill, Bridge Street, Fife, KY11TE
Older Persons Service is a befriending service for Older People in the West Fife area.

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
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London Irish Centre

Caroline Hanks, London Irish Centre, 50-52 Camden Square, NW1 9XB
Befriending Service at The London Irish Centre The aim of the London Irish Centre Befriending Service is to reduce social isolation, improving the emotional well-being of Irish clients.

Macmillan Cancer Support

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

Macular Society

Sarah Harrop, Macular Society, Crown Chambers, South Street, Hampshire, SP10 2BN
Helping to reduce feelings of loneliness and isolation for people affected by macular degeneration.

Making Connections

Making Connections, Glenard, 36 Roebuck Rd, Clonskeagh, Dublin , D14
Making Connections works with marginalised older people in Dublin, Ireland who have little or no social support and suffer from desperate isolation.

Meal Makers (Food Train)

Emma Black, Meal Makers (Food Train), Suite 2/6A Brook Street Studio, 60 Brook Street , G40 2AB
Meal Makers connecting communities through food! Meal Makers is a really simple concept – we connect people who love cooking and want to be active in their community (‘Cooks’), with older (55+) neighbours (‘Diners’), who would appreciate home cooked food delivered to them.

Monifieth Befrienders

Lindsey Le Grice, Monifieth Befrienders, The Health Centre, Victoria Street, Angus, DD5 4LX
Monifieth Befrienders offers a befriending service for socially isolated older people, and recently bereaved people of any age, living in Monifieth.

Moray Council

Moray Council, Health And Social Care Volunteer Department, HQ Annexe, 2-10 High Street, Moray, IV30 1BX
We are part of Health and Social Care Moray, an integrated service with NHS.

National ageing research institute

National Ageing Research Institute, PO Box 2127, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia, 3052
I am conducting research on befriending in aged care services

National Autistic Society - Person to Person service

Fiona Couper, National Autistic Society - Person To Person Service, Central Chambers (1st Floor), 109 Hope Street, G2 6LL
The Person to Person service provides short term help, advice and support to allow an adult with autism to move forward with an area of their life.

New Friends for You (Friends for You)

New Friends For You, 38 MEREFIELD, ASTLEY VILLAGE, LANCASHIRE, PR7 1UR
Friends for you reaches out to lonely people in the Chorley, Lancashire area by offering them a volunteer to visit them for an hour a week at the same time, same day each week.

North Buckinghamshire Patient Support Service

Keith Hofgartner, North Buckinghamshire Patient Support Service, Avenue Road, Winslow, Buckinghamshire, MK18 3DW
A befriending service set up as part of the North Buckinghamshire Patient Support Service.

Old Hall Peoples Partnership

Denise Birkett, Old Hall Peoples Partnership, Wing Close, Bentley, Walsall, West Midlands, WS2 0LS
Old Hall People’s Partnership was established in the 90’s and registered as a charity in 2000.
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Orkney Befriending Service

Linsey Drever, Orkney Befriending Service, Voluntary Action Orkney, 6 Bridge Street, Orkney, KW15 1HR
Orkney Befriending Service offers 1:1 relationships to keep older people from 60 upwards remain in their own homes independently for longer.

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.

Peterborough Association for the Blind

Jodie Insley, Peterborough Association For The Blind, 68b Westgate, Cambs, PE1 1RG
We are a registered charity dedicated to helping visually impaired people and their carers find the right level of support and to help them maintain their quality of life.

Powys Association of Voluntary Organsistions

Lesley Austen, Powys Association Of Voluntary Organsistions, Unit 30, Ddole Road Industrial Estate, Powys, LD1 6DF
Powys Befrienders is a PAVO project (the County Voluntary Council in Powys).

QCCA

QCCA, 45 Ashdown Crescent, London, NW5 4QE
We are a quality services provider for Camden residents, especially those living in Gospel Oak.

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.

Racing Welfare

Kathryn Whiteway, Racing Welfare, 20b Park Lane, Suffolk, CB8 8QD
We offer professional guidance and practical help to the stud, stable and support staff whose dedication is vital for the wellbeing of racing.

Reach Out North Herts & Stevenage - North Herts Centre for Voluntary Services (NHCVS)

Reach Out North Herts & Stevenage - North Herts Centre For Voluntary Services (NHCVS), Unit 30 , Campus Five, Third Avenue, Hertfordshire, SG6 2JF
Reach Out is a project that aims to reduce loneliness in those who have recently been discharged from hospital, by linking them up with a volunteer in their neighbourhood who can offer companionship or support to help them to feel less lonely and isolated.

Reading Voluntary Action

Rachel Spencer, Reading Voluntary Action, Third Floor, Reading Central Library, Berkshire, RG1 3BQ
Ready Friends is a project run by Reading Voluntary Action to support and encourage befriending in Reading.

Redbridge Carers Support Service

Redbridge Carers Support Service, 12 Clements Court, Clements Lane, Essex, RM6 4PN
Redbridge Carers Support Service supports unpaid carers over the age of 17 years old in Redbridge.
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Redbridge Dementia Befriending Service

Jodie Roast, Redbridge Dementia Befriending Service, One Place East, 98-100 Ilford Lane, Essex, IG1 2LD
This project provides a service to people with dementia who are living independently, attending day services, going through transition into residential or nursing care as well as those already living in long term care settings.

Roar - Connections for Life

Nicola Hanssen, Roar - Connections For Life, West End Community Centre, 5a Underwood Lane, PA1 2SL
Roar - Connections for life is a registered Charity and Ltd Company.

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.

ScotsCare (Blether Buddy Befriending Service)

Louise Davies, ScotsCare, 22 City Road, London, EC1Y 2AJ
We are a modern 21st century organisation with a 400 year-old history of helping out Scots, and the children of Scots, in London.
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SeAscape Ltd

Jim Montgomery, SeAscape Ltd, SeAscape, 10 - 12 Arthur Street, Ayrshire, KA7 1QJ
SeAscape provide a tenancy support service and rent deposit guarantee scheme as well as befriending in South Ayrshire.

Shepherds Bush Housing Group

Shepherds Bush Housing Group , Mulliner House , Flanders Road , Houslow , W4 1NN
Social heart, business head, local impact. We're much more than a landlord.
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Shetland Befriending Scheme

Lynn Tulloch, Shetland Befriending Scheme, Market House, 14 Market Street, Shetland, ZE1 0JP
Shetland Befriending Scheme offers befriending on a 1:1 basis to children, young people and young adults between the ages of 7-25 years who have significant social, emotional and behavioural problems, and those with learning difficulities and/or disabilities to access mainstream provision.

South Derbyshire CVS

Kerrie Fletcher, South Derbyshire CVS, 46-48 Grove Street, Derbyshire, DE11 9DD
South Derbyshire CVS runs a befriending service called Connect Befriending which covers the South Derbyshire area and is for any vulnerable adult.

St Andrews Hospice

Lorraine MacAlpine, St Andrews Hospice, Henderson St, Lanarkshire, ML6 6DJ
St Andrews Hospice provides palliative care for the people of Lanarkshire.

Stanley Development Trust (Care & Wellbeing Project - Befriending Service)

Laura Baird, Stanley Development Trust, 31A Percy Street, Perthshire, PH1 4LU
Stanley Development Trust - our purpose is to improve the quality of life and the environment of the village of Stanley and its surrounding rural area.

Strathcarron Hospice

Susan High, Strathcarron Hospice, Randolph Hill, Denny, FK6 5HJ
Based at an independent Hospice, Strathcarron Compassionate Neighbours provide a range of tailored support provided by volunteers in the community for people living with or caring for someone with a deteriorating health condition.

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

Tailored Befriending

Tailored Befriending, 17 Lodge Road, Fleckney, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 8BX
Offering private mentoring and befriending. Working with people who have had or are having therapy to help them to achieve their goals.

The Civil Service Retirement Fellowship

The Civil Service Retirement Fellowship, Unit 11, Pepys House, Greenwich Quay, Clarence Road, SE8 3EY
The Civil Service Retirement Fellowship is a national charity that supports former civil servants and their dependants with the core of our charitable activities being focused on improving later life for our beneficiaries.

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 Living Well Project

Ruth Groves, The Living Well Project, The Stables, Newhills Church, Bucksburn, AB21 9SS
A service now running in the Newhills/Bucksburn/Dyce/Bridge of Don/Kingswells areas for anyone aged 65 or over and considered socially isolated.
Quality in Befriending

The No1 Befriending Agency

Audrey Mutongi, The No1 Befriending Agency, 18 Orkney Street, Govan Enterprise Centre, Govan, G51 2BN
The No1 Befriending Agency helps people live fuller, better lives in their homes by providing a companionship service to older adults.

The Ridge SCIO

The Ridge SCIO, Oriel Cottage, East Links Road, Dunbar, Edinburgh, EH42 1LT
Our One-to-one befriending takes place in our community.

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.

The Social Spark

Julie Law, The Social Spark, FDAMH, The Victoria Centre, 173 Victoria Road, Stirlingshire, FK2 7AU
The Social Spark helps by Making you less lonely and isolated Encouraging you to regain your independence Helping you make links with your local community through social and recreational activities Listening to you How the Service Works This service is free of charge to access, although you will pay for your share of any activity you take part in, whether that be group meet ups, activities or trips out.

The Volunteer Link Scheme

The Volunteer Link Scheme, Boundary House, Boston Road, W7 2QE
We are a befriending charity based in the London Borough of Ealing.

The Widows Empowerment Trust

The Widows Empowerment Trust, Bizspace Business Park, Wilsons House, Lancashire, M40 8WN
We provide support for widows across Greater Manchester that are feeling lonely and Isolated to develop greater resilience and wellbeing .

The Wimbledon Guild of Social Welfare

Annabella Dudziec, The Wimbledon Guild Of Social Welfare, 30/32 Worple Road, SW20 8QQ
We work in the London Borough of Merton with some of the most vulnerable and socially isolated members of our community.

Time to Talk Befriending

Time To Talk Befriending, Units 7 & 8 West Werks, 41-43 Portland Road, East Sussex, BN3 5DQ
We are a local charity rooted in the Sussex Communities we serve.

Tower Hamlets Friends and Neighbours

Rajesh Kalhan, Tower Hamlets Friends And Neighbours, St Margaret's House, 21 Old Ford Road, E2 9PL
We provide befriending services to isolated, vulnerable people, particularly the elderly, in the borough of Tower Hamlets.

TRIP Community Transport (TRIP Befriending)

TRIP Community Transport, 29-31 New Street, Devon, EX14 1HA
TRIP runs a befriender /befriendee scheme in East Devon

Trust Befriending - Inverclyde Community Development Trust

Karen Wilkie, Trust Befriending - Inverclyde Community Development Trust, 7 1/2 John Wood Street, Inverclyde , PA14 5HU
Trust Befriending Inverclyde offers volunteer delivered social support to vulnerable adults with community care needs over the age of 18 in Inverclyde

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.

VisionPK

Bev Pettle, VisionPK, 14 New Row, PH1 5QA
VisionPK was originally established as a society for the blind in the city of Perth in 1866 and therefore has a very long history of providing services for blind and partially sighted people in the area.

Visiting Friends

Visiting Friends, 14 Colquhoun Square, Helensburgh, Shandon, Argyll And Bute, G84 8AD
Volunteer befriending service for elderly in Helensburgh and Lomond

Visiting Service for the North of Scotland

Alan Michael, Visiting Service For The North Of Scotland, 28 Culloden Road, Balloch, IV2 7HQ
Which will help and assist in alleviating the loneliness and isolation of older people living in the community within the north of Scotland by arranging visits to their homes or elsewhere by appropriately trained volunteers

Voluntary Action South Ayrshire

Lindsey Howat, Voluntary Action South Ayrshire, 10-12 Arthur Street, South Ayrshire, KA7 1QJ
A Befriending Service for ages 55+ in South Ayrshire.

Voluntary Action South Leicestershire

Rohini Corfield, Voluntary Action South Leicestershire, Torch House, Torch Way, Northampton Road, Leicestershire, LE16 9HL
Community Champions, working with over 60s will help people find out what’s happening in their neighbourhood, support them to enjoy activities, socialise and make new friends, show them the benefits of the internet, especially if they’re housebound, achieve their personal goals, whatever they may be, and overcome challenges and difficulties by focusing on the positives.

Volunteer Action

Volunteer Action, Fletton House, Fletton Way, Oundle, PE8 4JA
If you are feeling lonely or isolated, we can send a friendly face 2 or 3 times a month for a chat in your own home.

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.

Volunteer Now

Volunteer Now, 34 Shaftesbury Square, BT2 7DP
Volunteer Now provides a volunteer Befriending Scheme in Belfast for socially isolated and or lonely older people and also offers support and training to organisations providing or wishing to provide a Befriending Scheme.

We Care Rannoch & Tummel

We Care Rannoch & Tummel, Finnart Cottage, Bridge Of Gaur, Kinloch Rannoch, Perthshire, PH17 2QF
We Care is a relatively new organisation which is funded by C.

West Kent Befriending Service

West Kent Befriending Service, Age UK Maidstone, 7 Mill Street, Kent, ME156XW
The West Kent Befriending Service is a project of Age UK Maidstone.