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
Emergency Relief for Temporary Visa Holders
These are emergency relief payments, not income support. We can only provide one-off, limited amounts to help people with essential needs like food and medicine.
Preparing for Emergencies
Red Cross has a wide range of resources to help older people, people with disabilities, people who have just moved, psychological first aid and lots more.