29 Mar

Good Neighbours buddy scheme relaunch

Having shielded from the COVID-19 virus for over a year, many local residents will have likely lost confidence, mobility and experience anxiety about the prospect of going outdoors. The Buddy Project aims to enable local residents to regain their confidence and independence through buddying roles. The project will also seek to address issues of loneliness and isolation by supporting local residents to become more connected to their local community. The Good Neighbours Buddy Project re-launches on  from 12 April and referrals can be made via First Contact Clinical, and Care and Connect. Read more here