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Seniors services

Please note that an annual fee of $ 10 is required to receive all services except the support group.  

Accompaniment 
Help with correspondence
Help with shopping 
Tax assistance
Help
Guardianship
Meals-on-wheels
Friendly phone calls
Transport
Friendship visit
Support Group 


 
ACCOMPANYING MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS
Customer base
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.


Objectives
• Accompany a person by taxi, public transit and paratransit for medical appointments.
• Secure a person during their medical appointments.
 


HELP WITH CORRESPONDANCE

Customer base
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.


Goal
• Help someone who cannot travel to read or write their mail.


 


HELP WITH SHOPPING

Customer base
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.


Goal
• Help someone who can not go shopping.




TAX ASSISTANCE

Customer base
• Persons with incomes not exceeding $ 25,000 for a single person and $ 30,000 for a couple, with a
temporary or permanent loss of autonomy.
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.

Goal
• Help a person who can not move and whose only income is the government old-age pension with the
guaranteed supplement, to complete the tax forms.
Cost: $ 10


 


HELP

Customer base
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough
.

Goal
• Provide small services inside a person's home that do not require physical strength from the
volunteer.



GUARDIANSHIP

Customer base
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.
• In loss of autonomy, asking for a diligent presence at his side, but with a certain mobility.
• Living at home with a caregiver.

Objectives
• Give respite to the caregiver by providing a home babysitting service.
• Allow the person with a loss of autonomy to remain in their usual environment and enjoy a
friendly presence.



MEALS-ON-WHEELS

Customer base
• Persons aged 65 and over with incomes not exceeding $ 25,000 for a single person and $ 30,000 for
a couple, with a temporary or permanent loss of autonomy, handicapped or convalescence.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.

objectives
• Deliver frozen meals at home.
• Contribute to home support.
Cost: $ 5 per meal


 


FRIENDLY PHONE CALLS

Customer base
• Single and / or isolated people.
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.

Goal
• Secure and break the isolation of seniors through weekly phone calls.



TRANSPORT TO MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS

Customer base
• Persons with incomes not exceeding $ 25,000 for a single person and $ 30,000 for a couple, with a
temporary or permanent loss of autonomy.
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.
objectives
• Offer moral support during medical appointments.
• Provide safe transportation.
• Accompany the person from home to return.


FRIENDLY VISITS

Customer base
• Single and / or isolated people.
• People aged 65 and over.
• Residents of the Saint-Laurent borough.

Goal
• Break the isolation of seniors with visits from a volunteer once a week
.

Objectif
• Briser l’isolement des aînés grâce aux visites d’une personne bénévole une fois par semaine.


SUPPORT GROUP 
Customer base
• Residents of Saint-Laurent
• People aged 65 and over
• bereaved

Objectives

• Break loneliness and isolation
• Offer a space for discussion and sharing of experiences related to bereavement
• Promote the expression of emotions, fears and suffering
• Give participants the necessary tools to rebuild themselves.

Join the ABC Center support group

• Free service
• Group of 8 participants maximum
• Spring-Summer Session: April 21st to June 9th, 2017
• Thematic meetings and psychosocial workshops, every Friday from 2h to 4h at the ABC Center.