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Battersea Befriending Network’s Summer Event: 5th August 2017


 Could you be a Volunteer Befriender?

 Battersea Befriending Network runs at least one training course each year.
Volunteers should be over 18 and be prepared to travel to and area within
the Borough of Wandsworth to meet the person they will go on to befriend.
past or ongoing mental health problems.

Next course starts in October 2017.  See Training Course for more details.


BBN’s next Annual General Meeting and Christmas Social

See AGM which will give the date (in December 2017), time, venue and speaker’s details as they are confirmed.

 The 2016 picnic in Battersea Park was enjoyed by all who braved the weather-forecast!  Thankfully the day was dry and there was even some sun, proving that the weather does not obey the forecasts.  It was amazing, as always, to see and taste the wide variety of food which was brought along.  We will update this page with information on next year’s social event when we’ve decided what it will be.