Friendly Visiting with Seniors
Volunteer Types: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Companionship/Visiting, Health Care, Mental Health
Organization types: Community and Social Services, Health and Diseases, Senior Citizens
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: October 31, 2022
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Description

We need volunteers who are comfortable visiting residents in long term care some of whom have dementia. The Volunteer will provide emotional support and companionship, do activities with older adults with varying cognitive abilities. We will take careful consideration when matching you to a senior. Training will be provided

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
This position helps to prevent loneliness and social isolation, allows maintenance of social skills; encourages a healthy mental health and contributes to positive stimulation.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteers are the core of our activities we cannot do programming without their support.
Volunteer location:
77 Monk Street

Contact

Lonelle Butler
@The Glebe Centre
613-238-2727
Ext: 353
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 3
Good for people interested in: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Companionship/Visiting, Health Care, Mental Health
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors

Volunteer Considerations

  • Vulnerable sector check required
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