Canadian Red Cross - Simcoe Muskoka Branch

Site: Simcoe Muskoka Branch

Service: Community Health and Wellness - Friendly Visiting and Telephone Assurance

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-721-3313
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-2251
Fax 705-739-9916
E-Mail simcoe@redcross.ca
Website www.redcross.ca
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Located In Community Barrie
Address 65 Cedar Pointe Dr, Unit 809B
Barrie, ON L4N 5R7
 
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Dunlop St W
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
* Telephone assurance is still being offered * in person visiting is not available 
* Office is currently closed to in-person service, but staff are working and available to provide assistance by email or phone 
* If you know the specific extension or email of a particular staff you are trying to reach, please use it or for general inquiries call 705-721-3313 or email simcoe@redcross.ca 
 
 
Regular Service 
Friendly Visiting - Regular volunteer visits to older adults and people with disabilities who live alone * provides companionship, socializing, sharing common interests and experiences and quality time 
 
Telephone Assurance - Regular phone calls to check on the health and safety of people who live alone * checks are done by trained and screened volunteers * provides a feeling of safety to older adults and their families
Hours COVID-19 Response 
* Office is currently closed to in-person service, but staff are working and available to provide assistance by email or phone 
 
Regular Hours 
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Service: hours vary
Areas Served Simcoe County - except Orillia
Boundaries Dividing line to the south is Hwy 89 for all programs, same as LHIN boundary
Eligibility Older Adults without social interaction
Application Call * no referral required
Languages English ; French - Website, Publications, Interpretation depending on availability of staff
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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