Building Futures Together - Slough Multilingual Telephone Befriending Service

What is Befriending?

Befriending makes a real difference to people's lives, often at a time of change, people need support of another person to help them through a difficult time. This could be for variety of reasons following separation, domestic abuse, coping with a child with special needs, bereavement, radicalisation are just some reasons but not limited.

What will Befriending Service provide?

Telephone Befriending is a service provided by a trained befriender who will contact you weekly or fortnightly. BFT will offer you befriending service in your language and cultural needs.

Who are BFT Telephone Befrienders:

Our volunteers are recruited from a range of backgrounds and cultures who provide support and company to anyone in need of regular and friendly telephone chat.

What do BFT volunteers offer:

  • A friendly chat
  • A general conversation
  • Support and a listening ear
  • Signposting

Eligibility criteria includes but is not restricted:

  • Feeling isolated
  • Depressed
  • Lonely
  • Experience any form of Domestic abuse
  • Bereavement
  • Radicalisation concerns

 

 

Who to contact

Name
Building Futures Together
Telephone
01753 555650
Email
bftenquiry@gmail.com

Where to go

Name
Regal Court Business Centre
Address
42 - 44
High Street
Slough
Postcode
SL1 1EL

Costs

Other Costs

Please note this a free service and anyone over 18 can access it.

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Address: 42 - 44,  High Street,  Slough, 

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