Dundas Community Services
Friendly Visiting

Due to COVID-19, Dundas Community Services Programs have been temporarily cancelled.

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.

Meetings: visitors generally meet once per week for one hour
Phone: 905-627-5461

Eligibility

Older adults and adults with disabilities

Application

Call to register or register online here

Fees

None

Accessibility

Fully Accessible

Languages

English

Primary Contact Person

Ariel Leung, Coordinator, Friendly Calling/Visiting Program & Assisted Transportation Services

Areas Served

Dundas

Agency Type

Non Profit