Support Us

Your donations are more important than ever! Every donation is vital to keep the work of our volunteer befrienders going and help help us plan ahead to deliver more vital services for care home residents who are lonely.

Donate by bank transfer

To donate by bank transfer, please contact our Fundraising Lead for details

Text to give

Simply text FRIENDSHIP to 70470

Texts cost £5 plus one standard rate message and you’ll be opting in to hear more about our work and fundraising via telephone and SMS.

If you’d like to give £5 but do not wish to receive marketing communications, text FRIENDSHIPNOINFO to 70470

Support Friends for Life with a one-off or a regular donation

Fundraise for Friends for Life

Whether you prefer an adrenaline rush or a coffee and cake morning, there’s always something you could do to raise funds to help support residents in Bedford’s care homes.

Just Giving

We are set up on Just Giving. Please contact our Fundraising Lead if you are thinking of supporting us in this way.

Support Our Fundraising Campaigns

We’re taking part in the 2023 Christmas Challenge! Every donation made to our campaign during 28th November- 5th December will be doubled. 

Include a gift in your will

By remembering Friends for Life in your will, you will ensure we are here to provide friendship to the future generations as they grow older. Any gift you give will make a big difference to our work and we will value all gifts we receive – nothing is too big or too small.