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.

OUR BEFRIENDING SERVICES

Face to Face Befriending is provided in the following areas: Inverness, Nairn, Alness, Invergordon, 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

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NHS Highland is asking for help from the public to reduce pressure on critical services as part of their remobilisation plan. To make sure that patients have the most appropriate access to the treatment they need, anyone with a non-life-threa...
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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