An initiative of the Community Council of Staffordshire, the Good Neighbour Scheme enables people to volunteer practical support to neighbours who through age or disability may feel isolated. A volunteer could offer as much or as little time they can give to offer practical help with shopping, befriending, transport to medical appointments, etc. Just a small offer of help can make a big difference to someone who is lonely.
What is Barlaston Good Neighbour
The Good Neighbour scheme is voluntary organised to coordinate volunteers and help residents in Barlaston, with for instance:
If you feel you need a bit of help now and again (or even for a short time) to help to maintain your independence Barlaston Good Neighbours are here to help you.