Telecare Distress Line of Greater Simcoe

Site: Orillia

Service: Reassurance Call Program

Public Comments If Orillia is long distance, can call Barrie phone number. There is no toll free phone number.
Office Phone Administration office 705-327-2383 * AA information Line 705-725-8682
Crisis Phone 705-325-9534 Orillia * 705-726-7922 Barrie
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Primary Contact Paul Morton, Chair; Phone: (Business) 705-327-2383
Hours Telephone reassurance calls: Mon-Sun 9 am-9 pm
Description and Service
Former Name Telecare of Greater Simcoe
Description (Service) A Reassurance Call Program offering free daily or regular phone calls available to anyone within the local calling area regardless of age, race, gender, family status or ability level  
Program would benefit anyone who experiences loneliness or isolation, is housebound, has reduced mobility and would like to engage in friendly conversation with a trained volunteer
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Individual must register to receive a regular check in/friendly call, contact administration office.
Languages English
Fees None
Volunteer Description Volunteers welcomed (comprehensive training program provided) 
Visit the website or contact the business office 705-327-2383, for information and application.
Location Information
Areas Served Barrie ; Collingwood ; Gravenhurst ; Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Ramara ; Severn ; Simcoe County
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Telecare Business Office
170 Colborne St W
Orillia, ON L3V 2Z3
Intersection Mississaga St and Dunlop St
Physical Access Not Accessible
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