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Rural Ottawa South Support Services

Site: Telephone Service for Seniors (55+)

Service: A Friendly Voice

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Names
Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
Mailing Address c/o A Friendly Voice 
Box 423 
1128 Mill St 
Manotick, ON K4M 1A4
Physical Access Not Applicable
Parking Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (22 Apr 2020): This service is still being offered.

A friendly visiting telephone service dedicated to reducing loneliness and isolation for seniors * trained volunteers can provide compassionate conversation and information about community resources * volunteer opportunities

* not a counselling or a referral service
* not a crisis line
Hours Mon-Sun 8 am-12 midnight
Areas Served Gatineau ; Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
Adults 55 and older
Application Call
Languages English ; French ; Other languages may be available depending of available volunteers
Fees None
Service Categories Talklines/Warmlines ~ Older Adults ; Volunteer Opportunities
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone A Friendly Voice Program: 1-855-892-9992 Mon-Fri 8am-4pm * Administration, Rural Ottawa South Support Services: 613-692-4697 ext 235
E-Mail afriendlyvoice@rosss.ca
Website www.afriendlyvoice.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact France Connor, Program Coordinator
Primary Executive Kelly Dumas, Executive Director, Rural Ottawa South Support Services; Phone: (Business) 613-692-4697 ext 225
Other Details
Established 2018
Funding Foundation - Trillium
Resources Website

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