Welcome to Befrienders Highland   

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 .

We work across the Highland and Argyll and Bute Regions of Scotland.

We offer befriending using the Recovery approach: "Refocus".



Face to Face Befriending in Inverness, Nairn or Caithness areas for people with mental ill health.

Distance Befriending by phone, letter or email across the Highlands & Argyll and Bute regions for people with mental ill health, memory loss or who are adult carers.

Group Befriending -  Walk and Talk GroupGardening Group and Cinema and Discussion Group.  We also have groups that do not meet but communicate through BHL magazines, a Craft group and a Creative Writing group.

Download our Mental Health information leaflet

Download our Memory and Carer Services information leaflet


For details of our:

  • Annual Accounts for 2017-18 please click HERE.
  • Convenor's Report for 2017-18 please click HERE.


Annual Plan 2018-2019 please click HERE.





Amazon Smile

Did you know, that if you sign up for Amazon Smile, that they will donate 0.5% of your net purchase price to the charity of your choice?

Befrienders Highland Limited are already registered with Amazon Smile, and we would be delighted if you nominated us as your charity to benefit from these donations.

Here's a little more information if you would like to find out more about how it works - it won't cost you any more, you just need to login to your account through Amazon Smile rather than Amazon.

Thank You!




Latest Befrienders Highland News

Creativity and a Cuppa

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An opportunity for our Volunteers and Friends to have a chat, be creative and have a cuppa.  Creativity get togethers, no artistic skills required, just a chance to get together in a creative, mindful and fun way!  You can just join us for ...
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Befrienders Highland Limited is a Scottish recognised charity (number SCO29386) and is a company limited by guarantee, registered in Scotland (number 199867).

It's registered office is c/o Ledingham Chalmers, Kintail House, Beechwood Business Park, Inverness. IV2 3BW