Befriending program for people who live with a mental illness.
A suitable volunteer is matched with a participant to support and befriend and create an ongoing friendship to support the participant and diminish their isolation.
More programs from Red Cross
Companionship and Social Support
Having good social connections is essential for all aspects of your health, especially as you age. We support you to improve your social connections and connect with your community for your wellbeing.
Our service connects you to your community which can improve quality of life and wellbeing.
Learn first aid and mental health first aid through a nationally recognised Red Cross course near you, and shop first aid kit supplies, so you're always prepared.