London Block Parent Program

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Record #: LON3458 Last Modified: 05 Dec 2014 Last Full Update: 02 Dec 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-661-5855
Fax519-661-5232
E-Mailblockparent@london.ca
Websitewww.londonblockparent.ca
Primary ContactTara Kovach, Program Coordinator; Email: blockparent@london.ca
Description and Service Details
DescriptionNonprofit volunteer program that provides immediate assistance through a safety network of residential homes, businesses and walking school buses * offers supportive community education programs * education programs teach children about the program and street-proofing
HoursCall ahead * hours vary
Areas ServedLondon
BoundariesLondon
EligibilityAnyone needing help, especially children and seniors who feel ill, distressed, vulnerable, lost, threatened or endangered on the street can ask a Block Parent for help
ApplicationCall for appointment * all Block Parent volunteers are screened by the police
LanguagesEnglish
FeesFree
Agency Information
Established1968
Primary ExecutiveGeorge Stephens, Chairperson
Alternate ExecutiveMaureen O'Halloran, Executive Director; Email: mohalloran@london.ca
FundingCity of London
Site Information
Site LocationCentral London
Located In CommunityLondon
Address & Map
652 Elizabeth St
London, ON N6A 4L9
IntersectionElizabeth St and Oxford St E
Mailing AddressPO Box 5035 
London, ON N6A 4L9