Friendly visiting services can help seniors and disabled adults feel less isolated and more secure in their housing. Many community agencies provide this free service through trained volunteers. Activities may include walking, reading or chatting. To locate and an agency that provides this service in a specific language call 211. There may be a wait list for some services and some agencies serve specific areas. Contact the agency directly for details.

 

Bernard Betel
416-225-2112 ext 122
1001 Steeles Ave W
betelcentre.org
English, Russian

  • Seniors must be members of Bernard Betel to receive volunteer services
  • Telephone reassurance is also available

 

Central Neighbourhood House
416-925-4363 ext 207
349 Ontario St
cnh.on.ca

 

ESS Support Services
416-243-0127
2245 Lawrence Ave W
esssupportservices.ca

 

Momiji Health Care Society
416-261-6683 ext 224
3555 Kingston Rd
momiji.on.ca

  • English and Japanese
  • Friendly visiting by phone is also available

 

North York Seniors Centre
416-733-4111
80 Sheppard Ave W
nyseniors.org

 

Parkdale Golden Age Foundation
416-536-5534
27 Roncesvalles Ave Ste 401
pgaf.ca

  • English, French, Italian, Spanish, Hungarian, Portuguese, Filipino

 

Second Mile Club of Toronto
416-597-0841
340 College St Ste 350
secondmileclub.kensingtonhealth.org

  • English, Mandarin and Cantonese

 

Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities
The Hub Mid-Scarborough 
416-847-4135
2660 Eglinton Ave E
schcontario.ca

 

SPRINT Senior Care
416-481-6411
140 Merton St 2nd Fl
sprintseniorcare.org

 

TransCare Community Support Services
416-750-9885
1 866 393 2079
1045 McNicoll Ave
www.tcare.ca

  • English, Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi, Filipino, Mandarin and Cantonese

 

West Neighbourhood House
416-532-4828
248 Ossington Ave
westnh.org

 

West Toronto Support Services for Seniors
416-653-3535
80 Ward St
wtss.org

  • English, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Ukrainian, Portuguese, Croatian, Mandarin

 

Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care
416-321-6333 ext 3614
2311 McNicoll Ave
yeehong.com

  • English, Mandarin and Cantonese