Telecare Distress Line of Greater Simcoe

Service: Reassurance Call Program, Orillia

Record #: ORI0117
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 05 Jan 2022


Description (Service) A Reassurance Call Program offering free daily or regular phone calls available to anyone within the local calling area regardless of age, race, gender, family status or ability level.

Program would benefit anyone who experiences loneliness or isolation, is housebound, has reduced mobility and would like to engage in friendly conversation with a trained volunteer.

Service Details

Public Comments If Orillia is long distance, can call Barrie phone number. There is no toll free phone number.
Hours Telephone reassurance calls: Mon-Sun 9 am-9 pm
Areas Served Gravenhurst ; Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Individual must register to receive a regular check in/friendly call, contact administration office.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Telecare Business Office, 170 Colborne St W
Orillia, ON
Canada L3V 2Z3
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Intersection Mississaga St and Dunlop St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-327-2383, Administration office ; AA information Line: 705-725-8682
Crisis Phone 705-325-9534, Orillia ; 705-726-7922, Barrie
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Jude Bossert, Volunteer Co-Ordinator
Mailing Address Telecare Business Office, 170 Colborne St W 
Canada L3V 2Z3

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