Mealtime Assistant
Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting, Disability Support, Health Care
Organization types: Disabilities, Health and Diseases, Senior Citizens
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: January 31, 2024
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Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference by helping someone! Being a Mealtime Assistant will give you an opportunity to establish a relationship with one or more of our residents. Those Residents would be receiving a quality opportunity as you are assisting them to eat in a relaxing atmosphere while enjoying your company.
breakfast 8-9:30
lunch 12-1:30
Dinner 5-6:30

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
This Volunteer Opportunity will bring a heartfelt, warm feeling to the volunteers. The satisfaction of making a difference to someone’s well –being and a sense of being part of their community.
How will the organization benefit?
The Resident will have additional time to receive their warm meals. This will allow staff members more time to provide care to the residents.
Volunteer location:
City of Ottawa Long-term Care Homes • Carleton Lodge, in Barrhaven (closest bus stop is 10-minute walk) • Centre d’accueil Champlain, in Vanier • Gary Armstrong, in Central Ottawa • Peter D. Clark, in the Centrepointe area


Ann Hall
@City Of Ottawa
Ext: 36134
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, 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

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