VON Windsor-Essex

Site: Chatham

Service: Volunteer Visiting/Telephone Assurance Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-352-5515
Fax 519-352-2466
E-Mail lauren.haggerty@von.ca
Website www.voneriestclair.ca/chatham-kent
Primary Contact Paula Vanthournout, District Executive Director; Email: paula.vanthournout@von.ca
Alternate Contact Lauren Haggerty, Program Coordinator; Phone: 519-352-5515 ext 5227
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Volunteer Visiting: Volunteers provide companionship, assistance with shopping, writing letters, reading, and encourage the interests and activities of the client. Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis and visits are weekly or every two weeks.  
 
Telephone Assurance and Security Check program: Provides a regularly scheduled telephone call to clients to help eliminate the fear and isolation that some people experience when they live alone. Calls are made once per day and are five minutes or less.
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Chatham-Kent
Eligibility Seniors; persons with disabilities; ill or isolated individuals
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 1988
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Foundation - VON Chatham-Kent Foundation
Site Information
Located In Community Chatham
Address & Map
190 Stanley Ave, Ste 100
Chatham, ON N7M 3J9
 
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Intersection Stanley Ave and Lansdowne Ave
Mailing Address Chatham, ON
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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