Dufferin County.

Site: Shelburne - Mel Lloyd Centre

Service: Community Support Services - Friendly Visiting

Description (Service) Provides companionship to isolated seniors, adults with disabilities or people with Alzheimers or other dementias * Aims to reduce loneliness among people who may have limited contact with the community and provide a safety check 
* a friendly visitor is matched on a one-to-one basis with the client 
* offers weekly visits at mutually agreeable times 
* visitor and client engage in activities such as going for a walk or drive, writing letters, chatting or shopping 
* contact may be face-to-face at the client's home or through a phone call
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Seniors or adults with disabilities
Application Initial assessment done in client's home, call to arrange
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Shelburne
Address & Map
Mel Lloyd Centre
167 Centre St, Entrance "E"
Shelburne, ON L9V 3R8
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Intersection Victoria St / Main St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Main office 519-925-5452 * Orangeville satellite office 519-941-6991 ext 2901
Fax 519-925-3742
E-Mail dccss@dufferincounty.ca
Website www.dufferincounty.ca
Primary Contact Christine DelMedico, Reception
Alternate Contact Kelly Welsh-Burns, Client Services Coordinator
Volunteer Coordinator Andrea Sommer, Client Services Coordinator
Primary Executive Kurtis Krepps, Manager of Community Support Services; Email: kkrepps@dufferincounty.ca

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