North Dublin Befriending Service

Archive for September, 2016

Befrienders Dublin needs volunteers! October 2016 Training

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Befrienders Dublin are looking for Volunteers (over 18) to support adults with Mental Health problems.  Full training is provided. As a befriender you are matched with a befriendee and meet with them on a regular basis (usually once a week). You can go for coffee, go for walks or some other mutually acceptable activity. Next […]

Please vote for Befrienders Dublin in Better Together Video Competition!

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Please click here to vote for Befrienders Dublin in the Better Together video competition. We could win €1000 which would help us continue our valuable work. The competition will also help to publicise our organisation and could help to recruit badly-needed volunteers. You can vote once a day. Voting closes at 5pm, 7th December 2016. […]

Befrienders Dublin visit Japanese Gardens & National Stud, 20 Aug 2016

Friday, September 9th, 2016

Saturday August  20th 2016 was a rainy, windy day. Alas, we had chosen that day to visit the Japanese Gardens/National Stud in Kildare. Some of our number were put off by the dreadful weather, but the hardy crew that met at the Gresham Hotel were rewarded by a (mostly) sunny trip. The National Stud proved […]

Befrienders Dublin hit Powerscourt Gardens & Waterfall – 13 Aug, 2016

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

On a cloudy August Saturday, The Befrienders Dublin gang piled onto a bus & headed for Wicklow. First stop was Powerscourt Waterfall. At the entrance was a sign forbidding alcohol & anti-social behaviour. It was in English and Russian. This seemed an unnecessary slur on our friends from the former Soviet Union. Alas, as our […]