Event Details


Bethany Christian Trust 65 Bonnington Road Leith Edinburgh EH6 5JQ


24 August 2022 Wed, 14:00 - 17:00 BST


Ticket: Free (2nd date 28th September)

About the Event


Passing the Baton Befriending Service – Befriending One Person at a Time

About this event

Bethany Christian Trust invites you to join us for our two part inspiring training sessions which will equip you towards build meaningful connections with people who have been homeless previously or at risk of homeless in Edinburgh. These free training sessions are open to Church members who want to befriend people back into their community by demonstrating God’s love in action in Edinburgh.

Venue: Bethany Christian Trust, 65 Bonnington Road, Leith, Edinburgh, Mid Lothian, EH6 5JQ

Wednesday 24th August, 2.00pm – 5.00pm in Person

Or Wednesday 28th September, 7.00pm – 9.30pm on Zoom

• Why are relationships important?

• What is transactional analysis?

• How do I start the journey of befriending?

• What makes a good conversation?

• Listening to understand and support people

• Helping people to empower themselves to take action

• Why do we need boundaries and confidentiality?

Join us for these inspiring times together of learning, encouragement and information to develop your important role as a Befriender in the community

For further information contact us by email, ptb@bethanychristiantrust.com or phone us on 07969 771659/ 07990 078377