Calgary Seniors' Resource Society

Friendly Visiting Program


Description
Provides weekly companionship visits and outings.

Service offers:

  • social connection and companionship to isolated seniors 
  • one on one volunteer matches with a senior, visiting them once a week in their homes for 1 to 2 hours 
  • outings, dependent on the senior and volunteer
  • forming long lasting, mutually beneficial relationships 
Key Provider: program coordinators, seniors social support volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • isolated seniors
  • seniors age 65 or older
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service call directly.Referral Process: Yes,

Referrals may be from another agency, family member or self-referral.



Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait time is dependent upon volunteer availability and suitability. 

Telephone
403-266-6200
Fax
403-269-5183
Web Site
http://www.calgaryseniors.org
Email
info@calgaryseniors.org
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Documents Required

Referrals may be from another agency, family member or self-referral.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
September 26, 2018
Address
3639 26 Street NE
Calgary, AB, T1Y 5E1
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