SKIP - Buzz Me

Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-8 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford
Eligibility Adults 55 years and older
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Mailing Address PO Box 1680 
North Park Plaza 
Fairview Dr 
Brantford, ON N3R 7X8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description
Description (Service) In an effort to combat social isolation, seniors can call and speak to a live person  
  • helps seniors stay up to date about what's happening in their community (i.e. ask what time a store is open, who can help with household chores, neighbourhood associations still open) or simply enjoy a pleasant conversation with a volunteer
 
Not a crisis line, but a friendly voice
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll-free 1-866-999-2899
E-Mail buzzme2020@gmail.com
Website www.goskip.org/buzz-me
Primary Contact Liz Martorano, Coordinator/Director, Senior's & Kid's Intergenerational Programs (SKIP); Phone: 519-865-2419; Email: liz@goskip.org
Volunteer Coordinator Tina Praass, Coordinator, Laurier; Email: praa0180@mylaurier.ca