Service Information
Handy Helpers Volunteers
Good Companions
Category: Home Maintenance & Repair
Assistance can be provided over the phone for basic technical support. No in-hom
Service Details
Description:
Handy Helper Volunteers are matched one-on-one with seniors age 55+ or adults with physical disabilities 18+ living in The Good Companions' catchment area. Language interpretation can be provided if required.

Assistance can be provided over the phone for basic technical support with computers, printers, cell phones and tablets. No in-home visits.
Cost to Client:
No cost. Services are provided with or without membership in The Good Companions.
Eligibility Criteria
Other Criteria:
Minimum Age: 18 yrs
Criteria:
  • Senior (55+) or adult with physical disabilities (18+)
  • A registration/intake will be done over the phone.
 
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Other Services Offered by Good Companions
Good Companions provides 23 services in 14 categories

Adult Day Program
1 service

670 Albert Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Please note, this program is currently on hold.

Foot Care Clinic
1 service

670 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Clinics every Wednesday

Friendly Visiting
3 services

Ottawa, Lhin 11 - Champlain
Free Telephone Group Activities
Central and North East Ottawa
Friendly visits by phone during Covid-19
Ottawa, Lhin 11 - Champlain
Free Telephone Group Activities

Group Dining
1 service

670 Albert Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada
The dining room is currently closed - Opening again Oct 19th

Health Education Class (Virtual)
1 service

Central and North East Ottawa

Home Maintenance & Repair
2 services

Central and North East Ottawa
Referrals being accepted for seasonal, outdoor work only
Central and North East Ottawa
Please note, this program is currently on hold.

Housekeeping
2 services

Good Companions Ghp
Please note, this program is currently on hold.

Individual/ Family Counselling
1 service

670 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Rides & Transportation
3 services

Senior Community Centre
1 service

670 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Please note, our Centre based programming is currently on hold.

Seniors Gentle Exercise Class
1 service

670 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
In person and virtual options available

Shopping Assistance
1 service

Central and North East Ottawa
Currently running a Food Hamper delivery program

Supplies Delivery
2 services

Central and North East Ottawa

Telephone Reassurance & Safety Checks
3 services

City of Clarence-Rockland, City of Ottawa, Municipality of North Grenville, Ottawa East, Town of Arnprior, Town of Carleton Place, Town of Mississippi Mills, Town of Renfrew, Town of Smiths Falls, Township of Alfred and Plantagenet, Township of Beckwith, Township of Champlain, Township of Drummond/North Elmsley, Township of East Hawkesbury, Township of Horton, Township of Mcnab/Braeside, Township of Montague, Township of North Dundas, Township of North Glengarry, Township of North Stormont, Township of Russell, Township of South Stormont