Charity Skydive to raise funds for Friendship at Home

Please click the link below and donate to the amazing Samantha who works for Ace Homecare and everyone involved from Care4All and Navigo Extra. They will be doing a charity skydive on the 16th October 2021 to help raise funds for Friendship at Home to continue providing support and company…

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Good News Story – July 2021

After a pause during the pandemic, some members had a lovely time on Wednesday on the triobike, despite the rain, hopefully next time the sun will come out! A huge thank you again to Gary from St Hugh's Hospital for putting smiles on our lovely members faces! If you'd like…

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Good News Story – June 2021

Great News!! Our Sporting Memories Group is back to holding in person meetings every Wednesday at 10am at The Youngs Bar, Blundell Park Football Stadium. If you are over 60 and enjoy talking and reminiscing about any types of sport then come along and join us. For more info and…

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Good News Stories – November 2020

Mr K is a gentleman who was referred to Friendship at Home by his GP for a wellbeing check on one of our newer projects aimed at general wellbeing for people over 75 years of age. One of our skilled volunteer wellbeing workers visited him and had a friendly chat,…

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Leaflets

Please find all out latest leaflets and documents for download or viewing.

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Exercise Classes

Friendship at Home’s New Age Kurling class on a Monday morning is a popular club, with teams often taking part in competitions organised by our local Older People’s Collaborative. This increases social participation and is a lot of fun for our members! Our Shibashi class on a Tuesday morning is a gentle method of…

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Friendship Clubs

These weekly social clubs are held in central locations for people aged 60 plus, and offer access to information, advice, support and social activities. The key function of the clubs is to give our members somewhere to meet where they feel safe and valued, and also gives them the opportunity to meet new…

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Telephone Befriending

For those who would prefer a telephone call – in addition to, or instead of a home visitor – we now offer our Telephone Befriending service to older people in North East Lincolnshire. Members will receive a regular phone call from one of our volunteers, who can lend a friendly…

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Dementia Service

St Hugh’s Dementia Project Friendship at Home currently have two members of staff (Mandy and Clare) who support people with memory concerns (including those diagnosed with Dementia) and their families/carers in North East Lincolnshire. This ongoing service provides one to one practical, emotional advice and information on many things including:…

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Befriending

Our Befriending Service offers a much-needed lifeline to older people in North East Lincolnshire who are lonely and isolated. It is recognised that loneliness can lead to depression and in turn, lack of confidence, low self-esteem and the withdrawal from social groups and activities. Our volunteer befrienders are there to offer…

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