Bénévole du programme du jour pour adultes, Joie de vivre // Joie de Vivre Adult Day Program Volunteer
Volunteer Types: Health Care
Organization types: Health and Diseases
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: June 30, 2024
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Description

Le programme de jour pour adultes Joie de vivre est ouvert aux personnes de tous âges ayant reçu un diagnostic de déficience cognitive légère, de démence ou de maladie d’Alzheimer. Le programme se déroule au premier étage de la Résidence Saint Louis.
 Aider à servir les collations, café, diner, etc.;
 Accueillir les clients lors de leur arrivée au programme;
 Aider les clients à mettre leurs bottes et leur manteau, selon le cas;
 Aider l’animatrice du programme à mener les activités (ex. ramasser les sacs de sable, compter les points, donner des indices aux clients qui participent à des jeux de mots, accompagner les clients lors des marches, jaser avec les clients).
LES CANDIDATS QUALIFIÉS DEVRONT :
 Parler FRANÇAIS et être capables de converser en anglais;
 Travailler sous supervision minimale et au sein d’une équipe;
 Être autonomes, prêts à prendre des initiatives et avoir le souci du détail;
 S’engager à respecter les valeurs de Bruyère : respect, compassion, apprentissage, collaboration et responsabilité;
 Avoir une apparence soignée et un comportement amical;
 Être fiables et ponctuels;
 Être courtois et aimables dans leurs interactions avec les résidents et leur famille. //////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////
The Joie de Vivre Adult Day Program is open to individuals of all ages with a diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment, dementia, or Alzheimer’s. The program is located on the first floor of Residence Saint-Louis.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
 Help serve snacks, coffee, lunch, etc.
 Welcome participants arriving for the program.
 Help clients put on their boots/coats as needed.
 Assist program facilitator with activities (e.g., collecting sandbags, counting points, giving clues to participants during word games, keeping them company during walks, and chatting with them).
QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL:
 Speak FRENCH and conversational English.
 Work with little supervision and as part of a team.
 Be self-directed, willing to take initiative, and detail-oriented.
 Commit to the values of Bruyère: respect, compassion, learning, collaboration, and
responsibility.
 Present a professional appearance and a friendly manner.
 Be dependable and punctual.
 Be courteous and personable when dealing with the residents and their family.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
AVANTAGES :  Savoir que vous avez donné de votre temps pour améliorer le bien-être psychologique et physique de nos clients;  Acquérir de l’expérience en vue d’un emploi futur ou satisfaire à vos objectifs de travail bénévole dans un environnement où vous développerez ou mettrez à profit vos aptitudes au travail d’équipe, à la communication et aux relations interpersonnelles;  Faire partie d’une équipe de bénévoles et profiter d’avantages, comme des bons échangeables contre un goûter et un stationnement gratuit. /////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// BENEFITS:  Knowing that you have contributed, through your time, to improve our client’s the psychological and physical wellbeing.  Gain experience for future employment and meet your volunteer requirements in an environment where you will build/use team working, communication and interpersonal skills.  Be part of a team of volunteers and benefit from some bonus perks such as snack coupons and free parking.
How will the organization benefit?
Rendre chaque vie meilleure. ENSEMBLE. /////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// TOGETHER. Making each life better.
Volunteer location:
Résidence Saint-Louis Residence: 879, chemin Hiawatha Park / 879 Hiawatha Park Rd, Orléans, ON K1C 2Z6

Contact

Nathalie Lalonde
@Bruyère
613-562-6364
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-week

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 20
Good for people interested in: Health Care
You will be helping with: First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

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