Friendly Visiting
Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting, Disability Support, Health Care
Organization types: Disabilities, Health and Diseases, Senior Citizens
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: May 31, 2023
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Provide companionship to elderly residents in assisted living and long-term care through one-to-one visits. Volunteers should be comfortable working with seniors with a variety of needs, including dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. In-person visits only. Please apply online at

How will the organization benefit?
Help reduce isolation for seniors whose visits have been impacted by COVID-19 restrictions.
Volunteer location:
1750 Russell Rd., Ottawa, ON


Bernadette Lee-Wo
@Perley Health
Ext: 2305
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, High School Students (14-18), Person with a disability or medical condition, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 10
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting, Disability Support, Health Care
You will be helping with: Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors

Volunteer Considerations

  • Vulnerable sector check required
  • Public transportation available
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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