This website yopeybefriender.org is for young people who have joined YOPEY Befriender to visits people in care homes or to support them 'virtually' by writing letters etc. You too can register to be one of them after you have paid your joining fee at
To see how our YOPEY Befrienders are doing, see our leaderboards.
A YOPEY Befriender is a young person who volunteers to visit a care home near their school and befriend lonely residents, many of them with dementia. YOPEY Befrienders are easing loneliness while learning life lessons and vital skills for the future.