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40-hour Student Program

Organization: City of Ottawa - Long Term Care - Carleton Lodge

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Weekends; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 20

Location: Ottawa - South

Deadline: Mar 1, 2018


We welcome High School students who want to volunteer at our Home. Students work in a variety of areas, helping in the gardens, serving in the Tuck shop, assisting in the dining rooms, helping out at recreation activities. Residents enjoy meeting and chatting with young people. Staff and experienced volunteers are always close-by to provide guidance. (Note: Volunteers must be at least 14 years old)


Mary Zion



Volunteer Opportunity Address
55 Lodge Road, Ottawa, ON K2C 3H1


Good for people interested in: Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening); Disability Support; Companionship/Visiting

You will be working with: Seniors

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
(Carleton Lodge is 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.)

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Youth 16-24; Youth under 16

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes