Good Companions (The)

Site: Ottawa

Service: Telephone Assurance Program

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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
Address & Map
670 Albert St
Ottawa, ON K1R 6L2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Regular week day phone calls to check on the health and safety of people who live alone * predetermined response (determined with the client) if call is not answered * checks are done by trained and screened volunteers * calls can also be for social purposes but not medication reminders
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Calls are made in the morning at an agreed upon time - usually 8:30 am-9:30 am.
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 
 
Older adults 55 years and older and adults 18 years and older with disabilities
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 28 Nov 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Telephone Reassurance

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