Dundas Community Services Friendly Visiting

Provides companionship and support to help seniors or persons with disabilities remain independent in their homes. This programs aims to enrich the social interaction of individuals by connecting them to the community and other helpful resources. Visit last around one hour and usually take place in the client's home (including retirement residences) once per week. 

Each friendly visitor volunteer is carefully matched with a client by similar interests and background. All volunteers are required to provide a valid Vulnerable Sector Screening Check, take part in the interview process, pass the reference check, and participate in training session. 

Organizations that offer this Service
Dundas Community Services
Sites that offer this Service
Dundas Community Services Location

2 King St W
Dundas, ON
L9H 6Z1

Eligibility

Older adults and adults with disabilities.

Areas Served
Dundas
Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Call to register or register by completing the online contact form. Information about volunteering as a friendly caller can be found on the volunteering webpage.

Contact
Ariel Leung, Coordinator, Friendly Calling/Visiting Program & Assisted Transportation Services
Last Full Update
November 20, 2020