Description
Description (Service) Matches couples with a child for a unique two-to-one friendship that can help to broaden the life of a child and provides acceptance, guidance and support. Agency strives to match each couple with a child whose needs correspond with the couple's abilities, interests and preferences. Caseworker keeps in touch throughout to offer on-going support and guidance
Service Details
Public Comments Big Brother/Big Sister: BBBS Listowel is in desperate need of BIG BROTHERS and BIG SISTERS are willing to accommodate your schedule to make a match happen * BBBS will lessen the commitment to have these boys/girls matched * please contact the BBBS Listowel office by phone or e-mail for more information about how you can help
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served North Perth
Eligibility Children between the ages of 6 and 16. In order for a boy or girl to be matched with a couple, the child (with the permission of his or her guardian) must want to join the Couples for Kids program * Couples in the program should be at least 20 years of age, and should have been together for at least one year. Police clearance, medical clearance and character references - screening and training process involved
Application Call for information or to volunteer
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Listowel
Address & Map
Community Living North Perth Building
820 Main St E
Listowel, ON N4W 3H2
 
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Intersection Tremaine Ave S and Main St E
Mailing Address c/o Meghan Martin 
P.O. Box 11 
Listowel, ON N4W 3H2
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-291-6762
Fax 519-291-6954
E-Mail meghan.martin@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Website www.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/listowel.ca
Primary Contact Meghan Martin, Executive Director; Phone: 519-291-6762; Email: meghan.martin@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

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