Support and Assistance

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul - Edmonton Central Council

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Description
Sends volunteers to visit with people in need in their homes to help with their basic needs.

Service provides:

  • volunteers who visit with people in need in their homes

Includes:

  • supportive conversations to understand challenges and needs
  • advocacy
  • advice on practical matters, such as next steps for accessing government assistance and community resources
  • material assistance (household items, furniture, dishes, bedding)

Volunteers do not provide psychological counselling. Material assistance is dependent on donations received and may not always be available.


Key Provider: volunteers
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service: If this information is missing, the request cannot be processed.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

The wait time for a call back could be up to 1 week. There is a waiting list for material assistance. 


Telephone
780-471-5577 (24 Hour Help Line for Edmonton)
Telephone
780-416-0931 Ext. 1 (24 Hour Help Line for Sherwood Park and Strathcona County)
Web Site
https://www.ssvpedmonton.ca
Email
assistance@ssvpedmonton.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
April 8, 2024
Location
Edmonton
Hours of Operation

Program hours vary.