March of Dimes Canada

Service: BeFriending Program

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3463 ex 238
Fax 905-527-7201
E-Mail volunteer@marchofdimes.ca
Website www.marchofdimes.ca/EN/programs/recreation/Pages/MakeNewFriends.aspx
Primary Contact Crystal Theal, Supervisor, Regional Volunteer Services; Phone: 905-687-8484 ext 238; Email: ctheal@marchofdimes.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Ontario March of Dimes (2005)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Donna Boyce, Regional Independent Living Manager; Email: dboyce@marchofdimes.ca
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health & Long Term Care
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides volunteers who have similar interests and who want to share their time. Activities can include shopping, movies or events, or just a chat over coffee.
Hours Call for hours
Areas Served Brant County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Student volunteers under age but wanting school credit can be accommodated with supervision in the BeFriending program
Application Volunteers require a Criminal Reference Check * Will be done through the Back-check service with a 48 hour return
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Physical Disabilities ; Volunteer Opportunities

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