Buddies for All and our volunteer buddies offer face-to-face community support to a disabled person such as going for a walk or meeting for a coffee and a chat with their buddy through to trips to the cinema the theatre, attending concerts, football matches or any other social activity. These activities are available to Lewisham residents or those in surrounding boroughs. Examples are shown in the video below.
Buddies for All and our volunteer buddies offer online support via video apps such as Zoom or Microsoft teams as well as our own social media channels Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Support can be offered for one hour a week to residents in the London Borough of Lewisham and across south east London.
A woman of mixed heritage sitting in her wheelchair with her laptop smiling at the camera.
Buddies for All and our volunteer buddies offer weekly telephone chats to disabled people as well as emotional and well-being support in the London Borough of Lewisham and across south east London.
A white man in a burgundy t-shirt sitting in his wheelchair texting on his mobile phone.