Tuck Shop Attendant
Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting, Retail
Organization types: Disabilities, Senior Citizens
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: March 31, 2023
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The Tuck Shop is a hub of activity. It is open every afternoon and some mornings and our volunteer Attendants act as hosts. Duties include making coffee; selling treats & small gifts; recording resident purchases or receiving cash payment from others; chatting with clients and making everyone feel welcome; then at the end of the shift, cleaning up, turning off coffee maker and balancing the books.

(For a list of volunteer opportunities with the City of Ottawa go to https://ottawa.ca, click on Living in Ottawa, then Volunteering. You can then browse all volunteer opportunities and apply directly to them)

Volunteer location:
55 Lodge Road, Ottawa, ON K2C 3H1. Carleton Lodge is a City of Ottawa Long Term Care Home located on the Rideau River near the point where Prince of Wales Drive meets Woodroffe Avenue. It is ideally situated for residents of Manotick, Barrhaven and Nepean South. The Lodge has ample parking. The nearest bus stop is a short walk away.


Kim Ouellette
@City of Ottawa - Long Term Care - Carleton Lodge
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, High School Students (14-18), Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 5
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting, Retail
You will be helping with: Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors

Volunteer Considerations

  • Police record check required
  • Vulnerable sector check required
  • Suitable for community service hours
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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