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Our Senior Services

Shelburne County Senior Saftey & Service (Barrington Location)

Located In Barrington
Where To Find Us
Municipality of Barrington Administrative Building
2447 Highway 3
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Areas Served Shelburne County
Phone Toll Free 1-800-565-0397 
Phone: 902-637-2015  
Cell: 902-637-8158
Contact Shawna Symonds
Fax 902-637-2075
Description & Services
We are a non-profit organization that organizes fun events and safety programs for the seniors of Shelburne County. 
Our mission is to help the seniors of Shelburne County improve their quality of life, by maintaining their independence, promote living at home or within the community. 
We also organize and develop strategies for crime prevention for seniors by collaborating with the local RCMP and community organizations. 
We provide the following services: 
-Friendly Visiting 
-Check-in Program (daily phone calls) 
-Free Low Income Tax 
-Safety Work Shops 
-Bus Trips 
-Tea Parties, Senior Games and other fun activities 
Safety Workshops & Services Include 
Providing information on….. 
-Personal Safety & Household Safety 
-Consumer Fraud and Scams... See More 
Are you…...Warm, Caring, Dependable, Trustworthy, Non-Judgmental, Good Listening Skills, Kind and Patient. If so please contact Shawna Symonds
Special Information
Tags Fitness ; Recreation Categories ; Seniors ; South Shore Connect ; Support Programs ; Volunteer Opportunity