Friendly Caller for Seniors

Registration is required
10- to 20-minute phone call once a week, 3-month minimum commitment
This service is home based

About the position

WoodGreen’s Seniors’ Care and Wellness team supports the health and independence of seniors in the community. Our Friendly Caller program offers connection and companionship to seniors through weekly phone calls. We are seeking caring, compassionate and reliable individuals to join our team of volunteers.




  • Provide weekly phone calls and supportive listening to seniors experiencing social isolation.



What You Bring to the Team:

  • Good communication skills
  • Friendly personality
  • Able to initiate and carry on a conversation
  • Consistently reliable


Shift Hours:

  • Flexible scheduling depending on client and volunteer availability



  • 10- to 20-minute phone call once a week
  • 3-month minimum commitment



  • Home based



Screening Requirements:

  • Online Background check
  • (2) References check


Important Note: while you are filling out the application form, scroll down to the Screening Questions related to the Volunteer role you are applying to. You may skip screening questions related to different roles you are NOT applying to.

Volunteers in action

Ready to Participate?

Apply now and join us to make the difference in our community.


Need Help?

Volunteer Office

Bethelhem Birara

(647) 298-5831


815 Danforth Ave. , Suite 300
Toronto , ON
M4J 1L2


Monday to Friday

9AM – 5PM