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Promote volunteerism among seniors through a community outreach program to identify the needs and resources to combat social isolation.
SCOPE OF PROJECT
Provide referrals to existing groups and services
Seek out and promote events related to companionship and well being
Develop and run a mini-event or program through Legion’s Outreach Program
1. Provide outreach to combat social isolation by creating a volunteer outreach committee to build long term relationships
2. Assess and provide to the needs of isolated seniors and others in the community, mainly to
3. Create a continuing relationship between governments and other agencies and isolated individuals, LTC homes, and the community at large to create a spirit of social connection
We are grateful to have been able to partner with local organizations to be able to assist in providing a healthy diet to all seniors in Niagara on the Lake.
This project area identifies existing groups and services for seniors related to companionship and wellness. Contact information and website links are provided on this site or by contacting the project intake email or voice mail individuals may discuss referrals with a project coordinator.
Aspects of companionship and wellness include: active living, leisure area, health support, senior companion care, safety and security, independent living and long-term care.
To help local seniors confidently utilize modern technology to connect to resources available to help them independently lessen their social isolation.
How are we completing this?
-Device Availability Assistance
-Internet Connection Assistance
& Online Resources
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