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Kate Laver

Our Volunteer Lenka’s Cycling To Raise Funds For Us!

Our volunteer Lenka not only writes beautiful poetry but she’s also cycling hundreds of miles this month to raise money for our charity! Lenka says: ‘I am fundraising for Communicare Southampton I volunteer for. They are helping local communities with shopping requests, prescription collections, telephone befriending, mental wellbeing, and much more during Covid-19. They helped...
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Annie And Chloe Were On ITV News!

We were delighted to be on ITV Meridian News last night! Watch team member and volunteer Chloe, and Manager Annie talk about the success of our telephone befriending service. Click here to watch it. The feature includes the heart-warming moment our volunteer Lindsey meets her client Bob for the first time.  It was also wonderful...
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It’s International Day of Friendship

This International Day of Friendship, Southampton City Council is supporting the importance of maintaining friendships during the COVID-19 pandemic to help tackle social isolation and loneliness. International Day of Friendship is a day to appreciate and promote friendships from all backgrounds. Celebrated across the globe on 30 July 2020, the day aims to bridge the...
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Could You Be A Befriender? Your City Needs You!

Could you be a telephone befriender? We desperately need more volunteer telephone befrienders to help our isolated service users. As people ‘return to normal’ with work and social commitments, understandably, many can’t commit to making phone calls. Manager, Annie Clewlow says: “We are currently in touch with more than 600 of the city’s residents and...
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