Guelph Block Parents

Contact Information
Alternate Name Block Parent ; BP ; Child/Youth/Adult Safety Program ; GBPI
Office Phone 519-824-1212 ext 7381
Primary Contact John Camelford, Chair, Board of Directors
Alternate Contact Krista Whitehawk, Past Chair, Board of Directors
Alternate Executive Carol Brooke, Director
Site Location Guelph-Downtown; in Police Station
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
15 Wyndham St S
Guelph, ON N1H 4C6
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Intersection Wyndham St S and Farquhar St E
Physical Access Partially Accessible ; Parking - Accessible, Entrance - Accessible, Washroom - Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Network of police-screened, easily recognizable, safe homes for members of the community to turn to in times of distress.
Description (Service) Qualified volunteers can be Sign and Non-Sign Block Parents * Sign Block Parents will display the Block Parent sign in a front window and are available to help by making the necessary calls to bring help to the situation * volunteers assist at community events by providing information about the GBP program to potential volunteers and services such as a Lost Tent - providing parents / adults assistance with a lost member of their party, children and seniors with a safe environment when separated from their party / family
Hours Service Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Board Meetings quarterly
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults (18+), will be screened bi-annually by police
Application Vulnerable Sector Volunteer police record check must be successfully completed prior to Board approval and acceptance of application
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1977
Resources Information packages available upon request. Print materials also available in French.
Service Categories Community Crime Prevention Programs