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Volunteers needed: The Saint-Louis Residence located on the banks of the Ottawa River in Orleans

Organization: Bruyere Continuing Care - Volunteer Resources

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 4

Location: Ottawa - East

Deadline: Apr 30, 2018

Description

The Saint-Louis Residence Volunteer Resources team is recognized for excellence in providing people with an enriching volunteer experience by giving them the opportunity to use their skills and develop relationships while engaging in meaningful activities for our residents. Positions to be filled: In order to meet your needs and those of our residents, several positions are available:  Facilitating group activities  Welcoming visitors at the information desk  Escorting residents (beauty salon, stroll, etc.)  Escorting residents to religious services (mass, sacrement of reconciliation, sacrement of the sick, etc.)  Helping residents during activities (social, recreational, artistic, etc.)  Assisting residents with meals  Volunteer within the interprofessional team  Helping with organizing activities and events (concerts, BBQs, birthdays, bingos, etc.)  Supporting Day program participants  Cognitive stimulation of residents (memory games, board and table games, etc.)  Administrative tasks  Pastoral visits to residents  Friendly visits to lonely residents (reading, music, etc.)  Other interesting positions: animal therapy, snoezelen (multisensory stimulation), music therapy, etc. If you have skills or interests other than those previously mentioned and ideas for the creation of new volunteer positions, please let us know.

Contact

Mariama Diallo

613-562-6262 ext. 2517

Ext: 2517

mdiallo@bruyere.org

Volunteer Opportunity Address
879 Chemin Hiawatha Park
Orléans, ON, K1C 2Z6

Details

Good for people interested in: Disability Support; Health Care

You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - Over 3 weeks

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability; Groups

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes