Friendly Visiting Programs
In Home Visits
Residential Care Unit Visits
- What are the visiting programs?
UNITED´s Visiting Programs match volunteers with people over 65 to provide social connection through regular in home visits or in residential care units.
The programs are specially designed for Seniors who are socially isolated or are at risk of social isolation or loneliness, thus we provide an opportunity for social interaction.
Thus, OUR VOLUNTEERS WILL BE YOUR NEW FRIENDS, WHICH CAN SPEAK YOUR OWN LANGUAGE AND UNDERSTAND YOUR CULTURAL NEEDS!
Our volunteers can visit youAt your own homeIn a residential care unit
Our volunteers will visit at a regular time every week or fortnight for a chat, a cup of tea, play a board game, have a short walk or to join you in any of your favourite activities.
- When is my new friend going to visit me?
Our volunteers will visit you at least once a fortnight.
- How can I enrol to the program?
Contact UNITED Visiting Programs’ Coordinator. United will assess the client for accomplishing the match required and then deliver the service.
- Why choosing UNITED?
We are a community not for profit organization that puts you first!
Our volunteers are really enthusiastic, highly skilled and suited to understand your language and cultural needs.
Our coordinator of the program will work hand in hand to find a suitable regular visitor for you according to your interests, hobbies and backgrounds.