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Activities involved
Companion/Visitor
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Work remotely
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit
COVID-19 Support

Friendly Visitor - Over the phone

#420 5920 - 1A Street SW, Calgary, AB, T2H 0G3 [map]
1-3 hours / weekly
1 year
During COVID-19 many seniors in our community are experience isolation and loneliness. 
Friendly Visiting/phone conversation  is a meaningful way for yourself, a friend or a loved one to give back to the community and make a difference in a seniors life by giving them a phone call and sharing common  interests and  having a great conversation.  

Become a trained volunteer with Jewish Family Service and be personally matched with a senior in our community!
Additional Details & Skills Required
Friendly, patient, kind.
Activities involved
Companion/Visitor
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Remote or online
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit