New Laigh Kirk hall, 35 John Finnie St, Kilmarnock KA1 1BL


How you can help

All volunteers are given basic training on befriending, and ongoing support and further training opportunities are provided. Please note that volunteers must be over 18.

If you would like more information on becoming a befriender, or to volunteer at the drop-in, contact Emma or Janice at:

Emma Wylie

(EACHa Project Co-ordinator)

Janice Grant

(EACHa secretary)

Our volunteers




Around 18 years ago Marion had to spend some time in the Women’s Aid Hostel as she was in a violent relationship and had two

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Emma has been coming along now for 2 years. She works for ASDA and is the Community Champion. As part of her role, Emma gets

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Stuart has been volunteering for 2-3 years now. He found out about Community Friends through the Church, as he is an elder and wanted to

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Drew has been a volunteer with Community Friends for roughly 9 months now. He had been looking for a volunteering opportunity and the DWP made

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