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Organization: The Glebe Centre

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Weekends; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Oct 31, 2021

Description

Virtual reality allows our residents in long term care to travel the world for both reminiscing and new opportunities. With 1 -1 sessions and group settings and live company facilitated residents can engage with past memories. The volunteer makes sure the resident is comfortable with the equipment and engage the resident in conversation about what they are seeing. There is also an element of trivia questions and answers, The volunteer would wipe everything down after each use and recharge the equipment.

Contact

Lonelle Butler

613 238-2727

Ext: 353

volunteer@glebecentre.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
77 Monk Street Ottawa Ontario

Details

Good for people interested in: Entertainment; COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering; Health Care; Companionship/Visiting

You will be working with: LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); Seniors (65+); New Canadians

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

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