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IPOD Music volunteer

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Organization: City of Ottawa - Long Term Care - Peter D. Clark

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Jul 31, 2019

Description

Music & Memory IPod Program aims to provide the means and opportunity for a person living with dementia to experience the benefits of listening to
well loved, meaningful music. Visits can be enhanced; anxiety soothed by enabling your loved one to listen to music of their liking through noise cancellation headphones. IPOD Touches and IPOD shuffles are available on each unit for family and staff use.

Contact

Tony Sponza

613-580-2424

Ext: 30001

tony.sponza@ottawa.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
9 Meridian Place, Ottawa, Ontario
K2G 6P8

Details

Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting

You will be working with: Seniors

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The volunteer will work closely with staff on the units and will benefit form the joy the music brings to the residents.

How will the organization benefit?
The volunteer will help set up the music on the IPOD'S for each resident's music needs.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability; Court ordered community service

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes

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