AgeUK Berkshire provide a free befriending service in Reading. Dedicated and caring volunteers visit clients in their own homes or speak to them on the phone to provide
Telephone befriending is also available and useful for those who would like to talk to someone on a regular basis, without having someone visit them at home. It doesn't usually suit those with sensory or dementia.
This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.