Dundas Community Services

Friendly Visiting

Home Agency Service

Description
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.
Eligibility
Older adults and adults with disabilities
Application Process
Call to register, or register online here
Office
905-627-5461
Fax
905-627-5020
Web Site
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Email
dcs@dundascommunityservices.on.ca
Languages
English
Contact
Ariel Leung, Coordinator, Friendly Calling/Visiting Program & Assisted Transportation Services
Email: aleung@dundascommnityservices.com
Fees
None
Documents Required
Documents outlined in application forms.
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Agency Information
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Copyright
Hamilton Public Library
Last Updated On
June 1, 2022
Address
Grafton Square; 2 King St W, Ste 3A
Hamilton, ON, L9H 6Z1
Dundas Community Services Site Location: Dundas Community Services

Cross street: Main St and King St W; in Grafton Square

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Hours of Operation
Hours vary, contact for information.
Service Area(s)
Dundas