Calgary Seniors' Resource Society

Friendly Check In


Description
Provides isolated seniors with a friendly voice to talk to once a week.

Service offers:

  • volunteers who are appropriately matched one on one with a senior 
  • phone calls once or multiple times a week, dependent on need 
  • well-being checks of an isolated senior during the call 
  • social companionship to the senior on the call 
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to seniors:
  • age 65 and older
  • who are isolated
  • who have limited social connections, who do not have someone to regularly check on them
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service contact directly.Referral Process: Yes,

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



Waiting Period: Yes,

Waiting time can be days to a few weeks depending upon volunteer availability and suitability.

Telephone
403-266-6200
Fax
403-269-5183
Web Site
http://www.calgaryseniors.org
Email
info@calgaryseniors.org
Languages
Language availablity dependent upon volunteers.
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
Last Updated On
August 31, 2017
Address
3639 26 Street NE
Calgary, AB, T1Y 5E1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM