Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton

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Friendly Visiting

Posted by on April 29th, 2021

Description

Pay a friendly visit to a client in his or her home, or by phone. This service is mainly geared to isolated clients. 

Be there to talk, listen, participate in activities, and provide companionship to someone in your community who may not be able to get out to socialize.

Volunteers provide friendly visits to seniors who may be isolated and/or who are lonely.  Volunteers are matched based on interest and availability.

The volunteer and client will set up their own schedule for visit days and times.  The volunteer is required to report any client concerns to the program coordinator.

Details

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Length of Commitment: flexible commitment preferred weekly
Time Commitment: 1 hour
Total Days Needed: Variable
Minimum Age Required: 18
Training Required: No
Training Provided:
Skills Required: Friendly, compassionate
Activities:
Transportation: Yes
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Contact Person

Name: Della Croxford Lambton Elderly Outreach
Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Email: dcroxford@lambtonelderlyoutreach.org
Website: www.lambtonelderlyoutreach.org
Day Phone: 519-845-1353 ext 301 or 1-800-265-0203
Evening Phone:
Fax: 519 845-1364