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Men's Support Group

Organization: The Glebe Centre

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Mar 31, 2018

Description

The Men's Support Group supports seniors living in long term care who remain cognitive and would like to participate in a discussion group on various topics of interest. The volunteer would set up the room for the program, research topics of interest and encourage social engagement. Residents would need to be escorted to and from the program.

Contact

Lonelle Butler

613 238-2727

Ext: 353

volunteer@glebecentre.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
77 Monk Street Ottawa On

Details

Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting; Mentoring; Health Care

You will be working with: Seniors

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Volunteers would gain an understanding of the aging process and further understand how activities and programming will allow seniors to remain engaged and active while living in a long term care setting.

How will the organization benefit?
Our activities and programming allow residents to make choices and remain independent. Volunteers allow us to provide a wide range of activities.

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes