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Holborn Community Association Befriending Scheme

(A befriending scheme for older people in South Camden)

HCA Befriending Scheme matches volunteers with isolated older people (aged 55 and over) across south Camden. Volunteers visit weekly, providing company and friendship and taking part in activities like cooking, reading or something as simple as a walk in the park.

Contact details

Contact Name
Ms Kate Blackshaw
Contact Position
Befriending Scheme Organiser
Telephone
020 7405 2493 (option 2)
E-mail
kate.blackshaw@holborncommunity.co.uk
Website
www.holborncommunity.co.uk/ 
Alternative Contact
andrew.rogers@holborncommunity.co.uk

Address

Address
Millman Street Community Centre
50
Millman Street
London
Postcode
WC1N 3EW

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Befriending visits can take place mornings, afternoons, evenings or weekends.
Opening times (visits)
Monday to Friday 10am-5pm
Opening times (phone)
Monday to Friday 10am-5pm

Further details

Parent Body
Holborn Community Association.
Client Group
Lonely and isolated people aged 55+ with one or more long-term health condition.
Catchment Area
Holborn, Bloomsbury and Covent Garden - all areas of Camden South of Euston Road
Capacity or waiting list
16 Nevern Place
Referrals Policy

Individuals can self refer by phone or email as can family members. Professionals will be asked to complete a referral form.

Referral required?
No
Ward
Holborn and Covent Garden Ward
Last checked date
13/06/2019
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