Entries by Cyril Flint Team

Volunteering Makes You Feel Good!

Befriending undoubtedly brings lots of benefits to the person who receives a volunteer visits. Increased confidence, mood and wellbeing are all areas improved by receiving a befriending visit. However did you know being a Volunteer also brings with it a bunch of positive effects on your health too? Mental Health A recent report by the […]

Spring into Befriending

Spring is nearly upon us and with it brings a sense of optimism, renewed vitality and (hopefully!) the urge to make a difference to your local community. We hold a number of recruitment sessions throughout Greater Manchester. Sessions are fun, informal and informative and offer a great introduction to volunteering and how being a Befriender […]

Money Changes Everything….

Or so Cyndi Lauper said! Did you know Billions of pounds are given to charities every year, but most of this money finds its way to the highest profile names – which leaves smaller organisations without the power of well known brands struggling to survive? As disposable income remains low for many of us this […]