Referring for a Service

Who can apply to have a befriender?

  • Mental Health Services anyone who is 18yrs+ and is receiving professional help for their mental health and lives in the Highland or Argyll and Bute regions can be referred or refer themselves.
  • Memory and Carer Services anyone who either has memory loss OR is a carer for someone living in Highland or Argyll and Bute regions can be referred.

Who can make a referral?

  • You can refer yourself
  • Mental health workers, memory clinics, social work services, GP's, hospital professionals, voluntary organisations or family and friends can all make referrals

How is a referral made?

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