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Friendly Visitor

Organization: Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre/Centre des ressources de lest dOttawa

Commitment: Ongoing more than a year

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Days; Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 5

Location: Flexible

Deadline: Jun 30, 2019

Description

A Friendly Visitor will visit a senior in their own home for about 1 hour per week. This volunteer role is done during the weekday.

Contact

Joanne Vermette

613-741-6025

Ext: 106

jvermette@eorc-creo.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
215-1980 Ogilvie Rd. Ottawa, On K1J 9L3

Details

Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting

You will be working with: Seniors

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Great opportunity to work with seniors and help them feel less isolated. A Manadarin volunteer would have a unique opportunity to make a senior comfortable in their own language.

How will the organization benefit?
The seniors will benefit. Less social isolation.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - Seniors

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes