Record #: PER2129
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2022
Last Full Update: 25 Apr 2022


Description (Service) COVID19 - COVID-19 Service Change - Friendly Visiting / Telephone Reassurance services delivered by telephone check in.
For more information about services and programs, see COVID-19 and ONE CARE HERE

Volunteers assisting seniors in helping to alleviate the loneliness and improving their health and quality of their lives through the following services:
  • Telephone reassurance - volunteers will make a regular phone call on weekday mornings to people living alone to ensure all is well
  • Visiting - regular visits between a volunteer and client are provided for conversations, activities and companionship
  • Lifeline - easy-to-use personal response service that lets you summon help any time of the day or night, even if you can't speak. Help is obtained quickly from a trained associate by pressing a button, worn on a wristband or pendant

Service Details

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm. Services: as arranged. Lifeline: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Any seniors and adults with disabilities who live independently in the community are eligible
Application Call for intake or information
Languages English
Fees Call for information

Address and Location

Located In Community Stratford
Physical Access Not Applicable

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone 1-877-502-8277
Fax 519-271-0121
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Executive Kathy Scanlon, Executive Director, ONE CARE Home and Community Support Services; Phone: 1-877-502-8277
Mailing Address PO Box 222 
317 Huron St 
Clinton, ON N0M 1L0

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