Our Befriending programme holds the Befriending Networks Quality in Befriending Award.
We understand that friendship comes in many forms. Every activity you take part in at The Welcoming is a chance to meet new people and make friends.
Our programme is free and for adults (over 18s).
The Conversation Cafe is a drop-in group for refugees and migrants in Edinburgh to practise English and make friends.
We connect refugees and migrants in Edinburgh with local people to build friendships.
Scotland For Newcomers is a free weekly outing for refugees and migrants in Edinburgh. The group meets on Saturdays and explores the city together.
The Women's Conversation Space is a relaxed group for refugee and migrant women in Edinburgh to make friends and practise English.