Pastoral/Spiritual Care Visitor
Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting, Counselling, Mental Health, Mentoring
Organization types: Disabilities, Health and Diseases, Religion Related, Senior Citizens
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: August 31, 2024
Posted on:

Provide opportunity for residents to express and fulfill their individual spiritual needs
Provide empathic active listening skills and emotional support to residents
Pastoral Visitor should have vast knowledge and understanding of the various multi-faiths and denominations and perspectives in order to provide an holistic approach to a geriatric population in a long term care Facility
Knowledge and experience with elderly health compromised individuals is necessary

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
The rewards and benefits for the Pastoral Visitor will include expanding their resumes and skills in providing spiritual care to a vulnerable elderly population fro different diverse cultural backgrounds A way of contributing and giving back to the community Provides a sense of purpose and belonging
How will the organization benefit?
Carlingview Manor values the spiritual care services offered by the Pastoral Care Visitor. Their Spiritual care and guidance provides an overall sense of positive and improved well being to many residents in a long term care home who struggle with social isolation and lack of family support,
Volunteer location:
Carlingview Manor Long Term Care Facility 2330 Carling Ave Ottawa ON K2B 7H1


Nancy Lamadeleine
@Carlingview Manor
Ext: 2023
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting, Counselling, Mental Health, Mentoring
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Men, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

Volunteer Considerations

  • Police record check required
  • Vulnerable sector check required
  • Share this volunteer opportunity

    Volunteer Application Form

    You are applying for a position with an outside organization through Volunteer Ottawa's website.
    Once you submit your application, it will go directly to the organization seeking volunteers. It is the organization's responsibility to contact you back. Please record the name of the organization whose opportunity you are applying to in case you need to contact them.

    Your Full Name*
    Your Email*
    Upload Resume (PDF file only)
    Maximum file size: 5 MB

    Previous Volunteer Experience

    Volunteer Role
    What year did you volunteer?
    Other relevant experience

    References 1

    Reference full name
    Phone Number

    Reference 2

    Reference full name
    Phone Number