Compassionate Neighbours

Film produced by the Lien Foundation 

Compassionate Neighbours is an award winning, free community-led project for anyone living with a chronic, long-term or terminal illness, or who is 85+ and experiencing loneliness or social isolation. Compassionate Neighbours operates in East London. 

New website

We're delighted to announce that Compassionate Neighbours have just launched their brand new website. Please view all their tremendous work here: www.compassionateneighbours.org

How Compassionate Neighbours can support you or someone you know

If you, or someone you know, would like some extra support, Compassionate Neighbours can:

  • Visit weekly for a cup of tea and a chat, offering friendhsip and a listening ear
  • Help you, or someone you know, do the things you like doing
  • Help you, or someone you know, stay connected to your friends and the community

This support is provided free of charge.

If you would like to find out more about this project, please feel free to come along to our Compassionate Neighbours coffee mornings every Thursday at 10am in the Community Hub at St Joseph's Hospice. You'll meet other Neighbours and learn more about the project and how you could get involved. 

Could you benefit from this service?
If you live in East London and are living with a chronic, long-term or terminal illness, or are 85+ and experiencing loneliness or social isolation, or if you care for someone that fits this criteria, you can access this project.

Contact Richard Julian on 020 8525 6058 or CN@stjh.org.uk for more information. 

Could you be a Compassionate Neighbour?
If you think you've got what it takes to take on this very rewarding role, we'd love to hear from you. We run regular training programmes for volunteers, so get in touch to find out when the next programme is starting.

Click here to apply to be a Compassionate Neighbour

We would like to hear from you