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Family Lives Volunteering Befriending Service

Who are we?

Family Lives Volunteer Befriending Service – Bedford Project

 

What do we do?

¨ Befriends parents/carers in need of emotional and parenting support.

¨ Builds and maintains a relationship with the parent/carer over a 6 to 12 week period.

¨ Helps parents/carers find their own strength to build their confidence and skills.

¨ Regularly meets parents in the home, community and children’s centres.

¨ Provides information about resources and other support services available to them.

¨ Supports parents/carers to access community services.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Amanda Saunders
Contact Position
Family Support Co-Ordinator
Telephone
E-mail
amandasa@familylives.org.uk
Website
www.familylives.org.uk

Where to go

Name
Outreach Service - Family Lives
Address
Youth Centre
Hillgrounds Road
Kempston
Bedford
Postcode
MK42 8QP
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Notes

Outreach Service with families and Parenting Workshops

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Referral through an EHA.

Please contact Amanda if you want to discuss how Family Lives might be able to support you or any family you are working with

Age Bands
11-14 years old
18-25 years old
Parents and carers
15-17 years old
0-4 years old
5-10 years old