Westminster Befriend a Family

What A Transformation, thanks to Bank America

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What A Transformation, thanks to Bank America

What was once a shabby, under-utilised room in the Westminster Befriend a Family (WBAF) office has now been transformed into a comfortable, welcoming working environment thanks to the kind generosity…

Brilliant New Film About Why We Befriend

To celebrate National Befriending Week (1-7 November) we’ve launched our brilliant new promotional film called the Heart of the City. It was produced with the kind support of Happen Digital…

Mothers’ Coffee Mornings Are Back!

After a hiatus of almost a year, we have successfully relaunched the Mother’s Support Group. Better known as the “Mothers Tea and Coffee Mornings” the group offers mothers in the…

WBAF Welcomes Denise

WBAF is pleased to introduce Denise Ward as the charity's newest member of staff. Denise is a fully qualified social worker with 24 years of experience who will be helping…

Launch of ‘Uncover Westminster’

Birthdays are the best, especially when you have all your friends and supporters around to celebrate with you – as Westminster Befriend a Family did for our 30th Anniversary on…

All About Sarah

“I found out about Westminster Befriend a Family when me and my children were escaping domestic abuse. I was very isolated and my mind was still in chains. “Originally from…

Isabella’s Story

“I found out about Westminster Befriend a Family when I was at the Cardinal Hume Centre. (Based in south Westminster, the Centre works with homeless young people, badly housed families…

May: Volunteer of the Month

Christy: Currently I’m a Masters student and I became a volunteer for Westminster Befriend a Family in November 2018. I chose WBAF because I wanted to make a difference in…

Art Eggsperts

This Easter a few engineers decided to showcase their creative talents for the benefit of disadvantaged families. The London office of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), which has over…

Our Marathon Champ

He did it! Tom Hutchinson finished the London Marathon. And for his first ever try at running a marathon he completed it in just 4 hours, 19 minutes. Well done!…