Deliveries/Pick ups

(Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie Office)

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Position ID: V-ALL0074 Last Modified: 08 Jan 2018 Last Full Update: 08 Jan 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactMarguerite Glanfield, Volunteer Resources Coordinator, Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County; Phone: 705-722-1066; Fax: 705-722-9392; Email:
DutiesTo deliver/pick-up materials from locations in South Simcoe County. Pick up materials from the Society office or designated location. Deliver materials to participating locations within a specifice time frame. Give the materials to the contact person or their designate. At prescribed time, pick up completed materials from the participating locations. Deliver completed material to the Society office or designated location. Keep completed materials from participating locations separate from each other. keep materials organized and in good condition.
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BenefitsEnjoy driving, delivering materials, meeting people. Become familiar with participating locations and the services they provide to the commmunity. Become familiar with the Programs and Services of the Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County.
ClientsParticipating locations. Location designated by staff to distribute and collect materials in your community.
Ages21 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Individuals
Areas of InterestTransportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work ; Volunteers must be familiar with their community - or - willing to get to know their community. Willing to drive at various times of the year. Reliable car and valid drivers licence; flexible hours to deliver during the day: trustworthy, reliable; able to communicate the purpose of the program and materials effectively.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Deliveries and Pick-ups are done in the time period of a week to 10 days. Once that cycle is complete, there may not be other deliveries/pick-ups for months, or until next year.
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Basic interaction with designated location for distribution/collection and with participating locations.
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Can be done in the daytime to suit personal schedule.
SeasonsSummer ; Fall ; Year Round ; Late August to Early October. There are times through the year when other deliveries and pick-ups need to be made.
AccessibilityUnknown ; Accessibility will vary at locations being picked up from or delivered to.
LocationDeliveries and pick-ups can be done in the community where you reside.
Number of PositionsAlliston: 3 individual(s) 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; New volunteers are required to participate in an interview. At the interview they will receive information about the kinds, frequency of deliveries/pick-ups.
TransportationCar required ; Volunteers must have a valid driver's licence, insurance and a reliable vehicle.
CostThe Alzheimer Society will cover mileage.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsAble to deliver and pick-up materials in a timely manner. Volunteer must have their own insurance policy for their vehicle.
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameAlzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie Office
Office Phone705-722-1066
Toll Free Phone1-800-265-5391
Address & Map
20 Anne St S, Unit 3
Barrie, ON L4N 2C6
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Mailing AddressPO Box 1414 
Barrie, ON L4M 5R4