What we’ve been up to…

Family River Ramble Activity Day

floating classroomDuring the summer holidays we will be taking a group of children and families for a Richmond River Ramble Activity Day organised by the Thames Explorer Trust. The event will take place on 13th August, 2014 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm.… Continue reading

Thanks to Our Social Work Students



Over the past year, Westminster Befriend a Family has been lucky to have 5 social work students working with us. The students managed our Homeless Families Project, our Young People’s Project and our early intervention Best Start Project.  The… Continue reading

Inspiring Young People

On Friday 30th May 2014, Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd hosted a Young People’s Careers Insight Day event for Westminster Befriend a Family and 15 of our young people and their families. Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd is a leading UK… Continue reading

Kayaking Lessons during the Easter Holidays

A great break on the Thames, for the teenagers!


‘WBAF’s fantastic work is my inspiration for running the London Marathon’

Michael Wenger, WBAF's London marathon runner 2014

Hi, I’m Michael Wenger,

I’ll be running in the 34th London Marathon on the 13thApril 2014 in aid of Westminster Befriend a Family (WBAF). It has been my long term goal to run in the London… Continue reading