Befriending Volunteer Roles:

Bradford Council’s Through Care Service is recruiting mentors/befrienders to support young people leaving the care system. You must be 21 years or above. Apply here.


Become a Marie Curie Helper Service volunteer and give carers a break from caring for their loved one for a few hours by providing support and friendship to someone with cancer. Apply here.


Become a prisoner befriender writing to people with no family or even, on occasion, making visits to people in prison. Apply here


Support DeafBlind UK and help people with hearing/sight loss by visiting them and helping them to go out more. Apply here


Age UK is recruiting volunteer befrienders to support isolated elderly people in their home. Apply here.


Or help combat loneliness and isolation with Fairweather’s latest project. Apply here.