Compassionate Neighbours are local people providing social and emotional support to anyone experiencing loneliness or social isolation by:
- visiting regularly for a cup of tea and a chat
- offering friendship and a listening ear
- helping them to do the things they like doing
- helping them stay connected to the community as well as family and friends
Can you spare an hour a week to make a real difference in someone’s life? Click here to read more.
Do you think you, or someone you know, would benefit from this project?
If you, or someone you know, are living with a life limiting illness and/or are elderly or frail and experiencing loneliness or social isolation, you could access support from a Compassionate Neighbour. Simply complete the online referral form or get in touch.
Email: email@example.com or telephone 01462 679540 (option 8)
Pax Christi is a membership organisation, founded in 1945 made up by individuals, families, communities and parishes working within the Gospel values where people can live in peace without fear of violence or injustice. Read more here.
2021 – The Year of St Joseph
Click here to read more about St Joseph, and against the backdrop of COVID, how Pope Francis emphasizes the important role played by “ordinary” people who do not operate in the limelight but steadily and constantly offer hope to others, resembling St Joseph, the man who “goes unnoticed, a daily, discreet and hidden presence”.