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West Parry Sound District Community Support Services

Seniors Safekeeping

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Description
COVID-19 Response Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, in-person visitations have been suspended until further notice. Tele-chats are still available and can be arranged by phone.Regular Service:Connects and educates people in the community to identify the signs and symptoms that a senior may be at risk and provides opportunity to connect them to the appropriate serviceAdopt a Senior adopts isolated, lonely seniors at Christmas to receive a bag of Christmas Joy * These individuals continue to be connected to Seniors Safekeeping services and activities throughout the yearVolunteer Friendly Visiting program brings clients together with volunteers to ease clients isolation and worry * Visits may include going for walks, reading together or sharing a cup of tea; the desired outcome is an on-going supportive relationshipTele-chat may be arranged for individuals that require a regular call to ensure that they are safe, comfortable and in good health
Hours of Operation
Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Eligibility
Seniors or individuals who are 18 years of age and older who have an acute or chronic illness and/or have a physical disability or other needs

Residency Requirements: North to the French River, South to the Musquash River: East to Magnetawan and West to the Georgian Bay Archipelago. Also included in the area are seven First Nations.
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Connection, 211 Central East Region Contact Centre
Last Verified On
September 3, 2020