Community Champions

Our project works with volunteers to reduce loneliness for people over 60 who live alone in Harborough District.

‘You start as an individual and become part of a thriving community’

    • One to one visits at homeccside1 50%
    • Telephone Befrienders
    • Email and penpals
    • Supporting people to get online
    • Encouraging people to engage with their local community.
  • Community Gatherings

Volunteers can find out more here

Clients can find out more here

We publish regular monthly volunteer and client newsletters with project updates.

Please contact us if you would like to know more, by phoning 01858 439262 or emailing us here


We are delighted to have been awarded five years funding,

which will allow us to have a greater impact on loneliness

Further information on Community Champions

Volunteers                         Clients

Newsletters                       Community Gatherings

Digital Champions          Media

Referral Form – client     Registration Form – Volunteer

Rural Development

Partner Organisations    Community Champions Leaflet

What’s on locally             Equality and Diversity

Simply download – Community Champions Leaflet 2018

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