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Time Well Spent: A National Survey on the Volunteering Experience
Time Well Spent is a major new report into the volunteering experience published by NCVO in January 2019. It is the result of a national survey carried out through YouGov's panel (10,000+ respondents).
Government announces £11.5 million to tackle loneliness across England
Befriending Networks is delighted to be one of the organisations benefiting from the Big Lottery Fund
'A Connected Scotland' is Launched
Scotland's Strategy for Tackling Social Isolation & Loneliness is Announced
A Connected Scotland – Joint response around needs of Looked After Children
In addition to our organisational response to the Scottish Governments consultation on A Connected Scotland, the draft strategy on tackling loneliness and social isolation, we participated in a joint response about how these issues impact on Looked After or Care Experienced Children and Young People.