Interfaith Caregivers, Faith In Action in Faribault County
301 N Main St, Blue Earth, MN, 56013
Distance: 1038 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.
Volunteer visitors, either by phone or in person, are available for friendly support, companionship and encouragement.
- Private pay
- Older adults
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Thursday
Faribault and Eastern Martin counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Caregiver Consultant
- Caregiver Support
- Chore Services - Yard Work, Cleaning
- Homemaker Services
- Medical Equipment or Assistive Technology Loan Program
- Personal Emergency Response System (PERS)
- Powerful Tools for Caregivers
- Support Group - Caregivers, Friendship Cafe
- Telephone Reassurance
- Transportation (Waiver)
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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.