FOCUS: befriending unpaid carers
Faithworks’ FOCUS project is there to “walk alongside” people as they care, giving them space to talk, and a way-in to activities that can build their self-confidence and social network.
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Margaret is a volunteer befriender with FOCUS
– you can read her story on LinkedIn:
Carers – Befriending
We match up carers with one of our volunteers to meet and chat at home or in a local meeting point; we also have a telephone befriending team
Carers – Red Letter day events
Every few months we run an event for all our carers and their loved ones – we like to link up with local schools, like the students from St. Aldhelm's Academy who put on a Christmas musical celebration...