Become a Befriender

Application Form

Personal Details
Contact Details
There is a process in the training section for your contact number to be withheld so no Befriendee has access to it.
Reference Details
DBS Details
Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate Details
Refer to the certificate for details as to the type of certificate you have.
NOTE: By providing this information you consent to us accessing the update service to verify whether there have been any changes to the information held by the DBS since your certificate was issued.
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Additional Information

Please briefly share any additional information about yourself that you would like us to know.

Declaration and Consent

I confirm that the information provided is accurate to the best of my knowledge and belief.

I understand that The Bridge Project may check whether the information and documentation that I provide is genuine and correct with my present employer, volunteer host organisation or other relevant body.

I agree to the provider of the information and documentation telling The Bridge Project whether it is genuine and/or correct or in what way(s) (if any) it is not genuine and/or correct.

I agree to the disclosure to The Bridge Project of any relevant data (including personal data) that the provider of the information or documentation holds on me for the above purpose. If I have not supplied correct information or documentation to The Bridge Project may disclose my relevant correct data (including personal data).

I understand that the information obtained may be used to decide my application and for related purposes.

I understand that providing information or documentation that is not genuine and/or correct will normally result in my application (or subsequent applications) being refused.

Should you submit an application and decide it is not a role for you for any reason, then please contact the Together Talks Support Team immediately, who will then remove all of your information from the database and stop your progress at that time.

Should your application be unsuccessful all your recorded data will be deleted from the database.

If you do not get a response from us within 5 working days of submitting this application form then please kindly call us on 01274 952200 or alternatively you can email: befriending@thebridgeproject.org.uk.


What is your ethnicity?

Ethnic origin is not about nationality, place of birth or citizenship. It is about the group to which you perceive you belong. Please tick the appropriate box.


Do you consider yourself to have a disability or health condition? *

What is your sexual orientation? *

What is your religion or belief? *