Good Companions (The)

Site: Ottawa

Service: Friendly Visiting

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-236-0428
Fax 613-230-2095
E-Mail info@thegoodcompanions.ca
Website www.thegoodcompanions.ca
Primary Contact Anne Kendall, Community Support Services Supervisor; Phone: 613-236-0428 ext 2240; Email: akendall@thegoodcompanions.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Nikkie Snagg, Membership and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-236-0428 ext 2230
Address & Map
670 Albert St
Ottawa, ON K1R 6L2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Friendly visiting program for clients who feel isolated, lonely or desire more social contact * volunteers are matched one-on-one with seniors living in the central Ottawa area * visitors visit seniors in person every other week for 1.5 to 2 hours, and phone on the alternate week
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Meetings Flexible depending on individual needs, volunteer and client availability and preferences.
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Ottawa Central: North of the Queensway between Preston St and Blair Rd

For postal codes beginning in: K1G, K1K, K1L, K1M, K1N, K1P, K1R, and K2P
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Seniors 55 years and older, and adults with disabilities (18+), who live alone.
Application Call * no referral required
Languages English
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118941152 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees
Date Updated 09 Aug 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Friendly Outreach Programs

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