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Gardeners

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

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 20

Location: Ottawa - South

Deadline: May 15, 2018

Description

The Lodge s lovely gardens are used by residents and their families and for recreation activities. The gardens are tended by volunteers and we are looking for more volunteers to join this team. The work would involve deadheading spent blooms, doing some weeding and generally keeping the garden tidy and the plants healthy. Many residents were avid gardeners and they would so enjoy chatting with you, sharing stories and offering tips.

Contact

Mary Zion

613-825-3763 ext 0

maryzion@ottawa.ca

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

Details

Good for people interested in: Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening)

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 - Seniors

Police record check required: Yes