The purpose of this briefing is to create a document explaining the benefits of using befriending to facilitate a family learning project.
Befriending, Befriender, Befriendee, Mentoring, Family Learning
- Befriending is a service where a volunteer helps and supports people to improve their lives
- Family Learning is a method that helps adults and children learn together
- Anyone can benefit from the support of a befriender, whatever their age or circumstances
- Working in a group can provide more benefits than working on one’s own