Welcome to Befrienders Highland   

We are a small voluntary organisation working to improve the lives of people who are experiening mental ill health; memory difficulties or dementia and carers . We work with adults (aged 18 and over) who are lonely and isolated, and live within the Highland Region of Scotland.

We offer befriending using the REFOCUS recovery method.


Face to Face Befriending is provided in the following areas: Inverness, Nairn, Alness, Invergordon, Dingwall, Skye & Lochalsh and Caithness for people with mental ill health.

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

Group Befriending -  to find out more about our activities with regards to Group Befriending please click here.

Download our Mental Health information leaflet

Download our Memory and Carer Services information leaflet


Befrienders Highland Limited Safeguarding Policy can be found here.


Latest Befrienders Highland News

AGM 21 Thank You

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Thank you to those who managed to come along to our online AGM 21.  It was lovely to see so many people and we really hope that we will be able to do this face to face in 2022. For anyone who was unable to join us please see below for li...
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AGM 21

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Please click on the links below for information you may find useful prior to this years AGM. 2021  BHL Accounts March 21 2020  Executive Directors Presentation 2020  Long Time Service Awards 2020 Draft Minutes ...
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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).

Its registered office is its postal address: Befrienders Highland Limited, 1st Floor, Academy House, 42 Academy Street, Inverness, IV1 1JT