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Organization: Longfields Manor

Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)

Availability: Weekends; Flexible

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 5

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: May 1, 2019


Weekend Activities Helper (Movie Day, Reading with residents, Facilitating small group activities, Beading, Bingo, Play Cards, Scrabble, Board Games etc) Reporting to: Programming Department Purpose of Position: To enrich residents with activities. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to: - assisting residents to get to and from activity - set up and clean up after activity - monitoring residents during activity Commitment Required: Weekends (Sat & Sun) Qualifications And Personal Qualities Required: - friendly, outgoing - able to approach residents independently - patience, tactful, well-mannered, polite, flexible - should feel comfortable being alone with resident(s)


Sarah Labelle


Ext: 2005


Volunteer Opportunity Address
330 Beatrice Drive, Nepean, ON


Good for people interested in: Event planning and participation; Companionship/Visiting

You will be working with: Seniors; Youth (19-24 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Benefits To Volunteer: - providing social stimulation for the residents - enjoy social interaction, meeting new people - experience personal growth, learning - ongoing opportunities for training, volunteer conferences - ongoing recognition events Training/Orientation Provided: - general volunteer orientation - initial orientation with resident(s) - ongoing orientation and training within the home

How will the organization benefit?
- help to meet the Psycho-Social needs of the residents.

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

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

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

Police record check required: Yes