Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Matches volunteers with clients on a one-on-one basis 
  • Provides respite care for caregivers 
  • Provides assistance with shopping, making phone calls, writing letters, getting to appointments, and community outings 
  • Provides bedside support 
  • Provides support in home, hospital, or long term care facility
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Service hours vary depending on availability of volunteers
Areas Served Marathon
Eligibility Individuals who have a life-threatening illness or condition
Application Referrals can be made by anyone, providing the client is in agreement
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-1740 Ext 278
Fax 807-229-1721
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Lorelle Bertin, District Program Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Shauna MacFarlane, District Program Coordinator
Primary Executive Joan Williams, Executive Director; Phone: 807-626-5570 ext 5575; Email:
Site Location Wilson Memorial General Hospital
Located In Community Marathon
Address 26 Peninsula Rd
Marathon, ON P0T 2E0
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Mailing Address Bag W 
Marathon, ON P0T 2E0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (80) United Way
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)