Service Information
Seniors Offering Support (SOS) Telephone Support
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Category: Friendly Visiting
Target Population: Seniors
Ongoing
Service Details
Description:
Seniors Offering Support is a free of charge telephone visiting service for isolated seniors. Telephone visits are provided by senior volunteers who are kind and compassionate listeners. The SOS Program provides an opportunity for volunteers and clients to share stories, reminisce, talk about interests and learn about programs and activities in the community. Calls are made at a mutually agreeable time between volunteers and their clients.

Program participants will experience less isolation, greater connection to their community and support to manage everyday problems related to aging and living independently.
Languages: English
Cost to Client:
No cost.
Eligibility Criteria
Other Criteria:
Minimum Age: 55 yrs
Criteria:
Senior 55+
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