Friendly Visiting provides a chance for you to have a chat or a cuppa on a regular basis
An opportunity for laughter, reminiscing and building up a friendship with someone who will visit you in your home for about an hour on a weekly or fortnightly basis.
You are matched at assessment to someone with similar interests or goals
Continues for as long as it works for you both
Co-ordinator supports and monitors how it's going
Can be the beginning of a renewed connection to the community
Is free of charge
Who is eligible?
Eligibility for services are residents of the City of Playford who are living in the community, ageing, are physically frail or have a permanent disability, or are carers of people in the groups' identified above.
Staff will determine eligibility for support and develop a service plan that addresses the individual's needs, circumstances and health and safety risks. The provision of these services depends on available resources and priority of need.
Please call the co-ordinator on 8256 0267 if you would like more information.