Tower Hamlets Friends and Neighbours
St Margarets House
21 Old Ford Road
Public phone: 020 8983 7979
Website URL: http://www.thfn.org.uk
Service offered: Support for older people who are socially isolated, lonely, housebound, frail or with mobility problems. Befriending workers or volunteers provide regular visits to people's own homes or to residential care homes, offering listening support, companionship, help with tasks such as prescription collection or arranging appointments. At certain times of year offer escorted shopping trips & outings.
Target group: Older people in London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
Area served: London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
How to contact: Phone, email or website.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: No
Accessible toilets: No
Languages other than English: Bengali, French, Hindi, Somali and Sylheti.
Charity number: 1099413
Year established: 1947
Staffing: 5 full time and 4 part time staff + volunteers.
Public transport: Bethnal Green tube. Buses 8, 106, 254, 388, D3.
Record last checked: 11 February 2022