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The Glebe Centre

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Lonelle Butter
Coordinator of Volunteer Services
The Glebe Centre

77 Monk Street
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1S 5A7

TEL: 613 238-2727
FAX: 613 238-4759

E-mail: volunteer@glebecentre.ca

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Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women

The Glebe Centre is a 254 bed, not-for-profit long term care home dedicated to providing resident care and community outreach services to clients in the Ottawa community. The Glebe Centre provides specialized care to residents, as well as providing activities and programming in an integrated community setting. The Glebe Centre is dedicated to developing and delivering services that support the highest quality of life for residents and clients. Abbotsford House@The Glebe Centre is a Community and Leisure Resource Centre for adults 55 plus. Abbotsford is committed to providing a comprehensive range of programs and services to seniors living in the community. These programs are designed to help people remain healthy and happy in their own homes.

www.glebecentre.ca

Volunteer Opportunities

Organization: The Glebe Centre
The Glebe Centre a long term care home situated in The Glebe provides care and support to residents and clients living in our community. Music is a big part of our programming and we are fortunate to have a Music Therapist on staff. Abbotsford House our community outreach centre is looking for a new volunteer piano tuner who would be able to tune the two pianos. If the volunteer wanted to expand, we have many pianos in the long term care side of our organization.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
The Glebe Centre a long term care home situated in The Glebe provides care and support to residents and clients living in our community. Music is a big part of our programming and we are fortunate to have a Music Therapist on staff. Abbotsford House our community outreach centre is looking for a new volunteer piano tuner who would be able to tune the two pianos. If the volunteer wanted to expand, we have many pianos in the long term care side of our organization.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
We require a volunteer to support our Music Therapist in our Java Music program. The volunteer would engage our seniors in group discussions/reminiscing. The volunteer does not need be able to play an instrument but should be able to sing along and have an interest in music. Training is provided and there is a binder to use for support. Strategic questions are provided to allow residents to reminisce.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Adult Day Programs provide supervised programming in a group setting for dependent adults in the early stages of dementia who are still living at home. The program is structured to provide engaging activities, companionship and social engagement. Volunteers would need to commit to a full day of volunteering on Tuesdays and Fridays for a period of no less than six months.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa Ontario K1S 5A7
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Engage with resident for one to one visits of friendly conversation, reviewing the newspaper, adult coloring and walking around the unit. Ability to engage with dementia.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Engage with male resident in one to one visits. Play Yahtzee, checkers, cribbage or construct a wooden project. Male volunteer required to offer support for resident in need of socialization.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to provide games for residents including but not limited to bowling, bean bag toss, ring toss, Basketball, and balloon ball. Volunteers will assist with set up, encourage residents to participate, escort residents to the activity. Volunteers will cheer on residents in keeping with a good sport attitude. Volunteers will under the supervision of a program facilitator. Volunteers will be working on a dementia unit. The program runs on Mondays from 1:30 - 3:30.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
The community support component of the Glebe Centre requires a volunteer on Monday morning to help out with data entry and administration duties. The volunteer should be very proficient and comfortable with computers and programs and be willing to learn and suggest new ideas. Desk Top publishing skills would be an asset.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
The community support component of the Glebe Centre requires a volunteer on Friday mornings to help out with data entry and administration duties. The volunteer should be very proficient and comfortable with computers and programs and be willing to learn and suggest new ideas. Desk Top publishing skills would be an asset.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
We require volunteer medical drivers to drive our clients to their medical appointments. Volunteers would pick up clients at their home and drop them off at appointments. After the appointment is completed the volunteers would take the clients home.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
The volunteer should be independent and confident in baking and leading a group. The volunteer will come up with seasonal ideas for baking simple things must be able to assist with preparation, serving, and making coffee and tea.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
As part of our fundraising initiatives we run a nearly new boutique. Volunteers are needed to sort, hang and price donations of clothing and accessories. The volunteer would also sell through displaying clothing and interacting with clients. We require support on Thursdays.
Location: 950 Bank Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to support our weekly luncheon club in community support. The volunteer would go with the van driver to pick up clients, would pre call the clients to remind them of the outing. Volunteers would assist with preparing lunch at our centre and them help with a planned program after lunch is over. The volunteer would then help with the van driver to escort clients home. The program runs on Tuesdays from 10:15 - 2:45.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
This program is a partnership between Glebe Cooperative Nursery School and the Glebe Centre. The children from the nursery school and our residents will engage in activities and music. Volunteers are needed one Friday per month to help set up and encourage children and residents to connect. An entertainer will facilitate with music and props.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to assist with the set up of the program. Volunteers will encourage residents to participate in the program by bringing plants to the table for residents to water,feed or prune. The volunteer will provide cues, prompts and physical assistance. Volunteers will engage in discussions and reminiscing during the program. This program runs every other Saturday.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to set up and encourage residents to join the creative art group. Volunteers will assist in escorting residents to the program. Volunteers will be encourage to suggest ideas for the craft or art project. Experience or interest in arts and crafts an asset. This program runs Tuesdays 9:30 - 11:30.
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to support our weekly luncheon club in community support. The volunteer would go with the van driver to pick up clients, would pre call the clients to remind them of the outing. Volunteers would assist with preparing lunch at our centre and them help with a planned program after lunch is over. The volunteer would then help with the van driver to escort clients home. The program runs on Tuesdays from 10:15 - 2:45.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
We require a volunteer who help with luncheon club on Fridays. This volunteer would require their own car so that they can drive to the venue. We will pay for the mileage. The volunteer would help support seniors at the venue/restaurant.
Location: 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
Sunday afternoon activity and support volunteer at Abbotsford House from 1 - 4 pm. This program is every second Sunday. The volunteer would help set up and prepare coffee, tea and snacks. The volunteer would help with assorted crafts, book club, history of Ottawa photo exchange etc. The volunteer would engage with attendees, answer questions and be supportive to the participants
Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: The Glebe Centre
On November 30, The Glebe Centre (directly across from Lansdowne Park) is holding their annual bazaar a major fundraiser for our organization. We need about 20 able bodied individuals to help us pack up after the bazaar and put everything away,
It is from 2- 4:30. If anyone is working toward their community support hours they will receive 8 hours for the 2.5 hours worked (it is a big job). This is a one time event.




Location: 77 Monk Street
Deadline: Nov 30, 2019