Changes in Connections for Seniors due to COVID-19:
Please CALL or text message at 709-699-2858. for emergency food delivery and/or hamper delivery to seniors (55+).
COMMUNITIES SERVED: St. John’s and Surrounding Area
CONTACT Telephone or Text Message: Merissa Thorne at 709-699-2731 for emergency food delivery to seniors during COVID-19. (New # as of May 15) (emergency food delivery and/or hamper delivery to seniors 55+).
DELIVERY OF FOOD BANK HAMPERS: Connections for Seniors is working with a local food bank and is now offering delivery of food bank hampers to seniors.
ELIGIBILITY – POPULATION SERVED: Connections for Seniors provides supportive services for older men, older women, or older couples 55 years of age and older facing homelessness or in crisis
- NOTE: Change in services for Connections for Seniors due to COVID-19:
Will NOT be accepting visitors to Shelter Program until further notice.
Note: Connections for Seniors is requesting donations of dry and canned goods. (Contact number above and they will pick up donations.)
Connections for Seniors, a non-profit agency in St. John’s, provides temporary shelter and supportive services for older men, older women, or older couples who are 55 years of age and older and facing homelessness or in crisis.
They help seniors navigate complex systems linked to health, housing, legal, and financial matters. They provide transportation related to health and housing needs. And they will pick up clients from their desired location within the St. John’s Metro area. They also offer acute, crisis-based counselling support as well as nursing services.
They will accept calls regarding a homeless senior.
Contact for Connections for Seniors Intake (ie. for seniors needing their services): Ashley: 709-699-3063