About us

The Friendly Bench

What we do

Find out more about The Friendly BenchⓇ and how your community can get involved.

Lyndsey Young, Founder of The Friendly Bench CIC

The Friendly BenchⓇ story

As a new mum and a freelancer, Lyndsey knew she wasn't the only person feeling alone in her community so she did something about it...

Lyndsey Young, Founder of The Friendly Bench CIC
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The Friendly Bench mind map

Our mission

Our mission mindmap

Meet the team

Meet our lovely The Friendly Bench CIC team

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Lyndsey Young, Founder of The Friendly Bench CIC
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Thank you to our funders

Thank you to all of our funders who's support has enabled us to reconnect communities across the UK.