Record #: GBA1444
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2022
Last Full Update: 25 Apr 2022

Description

Description (Service)

COVID19 - Service Change - Friendly Visiting / Telephone Reassurance services delivered by telephone visit and check in.

For more information about services and programs, see COVID-19 & ONE CARE HERE

Provides companionship through regularly scheduled visits and/or regular contact daily phone calls to those who live alone. The volunteer and client are matched based on common interests.  Calls may be arranged for health & safety, date & day reminders, friendly conversation.

Lifeline - an easy-to-use personal 24 hour emergency response service is also available for a set fee

Service Details

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm.
Services: as arranged.
Lifeline: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Huron County ; Perth County
Eligibility Any seniors or adults with disabilities who live independently in the community are eligible to receive calls.
Application Self referral or through the Local Health Integration Network, Home and Community Care
Languages English
Fees No fees for Friendly Visiting or Telephone Reassurance. Fees vary for Lifeline

Address and Location

Located In Community Wingham
Physical Access Not Applicable ; Services are provided in client's home

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone 1-877-502-8277
E-Mail info@onecaresupport.ca
Website www.onecaresupport.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ONE-CARE-Home-Community-Support-Services-1534563513523484/?fref=nf
Primary Executive Kathy Scanlon, Executive Director, ONE CARE Home and Community Support Services; Phone: 1-877-502-8277; Email: info@onecaresupport.ca
Mailing Address PO Box 969 
Wingham, ON N0G 2W0

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