Befriending Story - Audrey

At 95, Audrey is a 'force of nature' and loves the friendship she receives via our servicesRead more

Befriending Story - Chris & Violet

Long serving befriender Chris tells us why he got involved after retiring, and how much he enjoys his current visits with retired Civil Servant, Violet.Read more

Connecting Friendships

How our Phone Buddy scheme helps build friendships - we chat to one of our befriendersRead more

Sharing Experiences

Celia, an ex-Civil Servant had some strong motivations for becoming one of our befrienders and has found her experiences very rewardingRead more

Dorothy - Supported Carer

We were able to provide a 'respite day' to Dorothy as part of our Carer Support Scheme Pilot. She was kind enough to send us a letter, telling us all about it and how much of a difference it made to herRead more

Lorna meets Herma

Retired Civil Servant Lorna found an instant affinity with her befriender, Herma after she registered for the National Visitors NetworkRead more

Patrick - CSRF Associate Director

An interview with our very own Patrick Gallagher, on being on the board, the charity and more....Read more

Linda, Jean & Doreen - The Recycled Teenagers

Meet Linda, Jean and Doreen. Greenwich Riverside Group members and self styled recycled teenagersRead more