Healthy Seniors of Steele County
500 Dunnell Dr, Owatonna, MN, 55060
Distance: 1033 Miles
Companionship programs provide volunteers to visit with people who are in the hospital, unable to leave their home, or socially isolated.
Visitors provide conversation, reading or other social activities to help keep older adults or people with disabilities engaged.
Volunteers visit seniors in their homes to provide friendship and fellowship
Volunteers are matched with seniors to reduce isolation and loneliness, providing a support system through:
* Friendly visits
* Social activities
* Medical escorts
* Library book delivery
* Senior calls
- Living At Home / Block Nurse
Call to schedule a friendly visit
|Main - Service Office||(507) 774-7648|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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PH-1400.1900-230Friendly Visiting Definition
Programs that use "friendly visitors" (usually volunteers but also paid hourly companions) to call on people who are hospitalized or in another institutional setting, who are homebound or socially isolated due to disability or old age, or otherwise lack companionship with the objective of brightening their day and helping them to maintain contact with the outside world by reading, talking, listening, writing letters or performing other similar tasks.