Minds in Motion Program Volunteer

(Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce)

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Position ID: V-GRE0079 Last Modified: 15 Feb 2018 Last Full Update: 15 Feb 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactJennifer Isber-Legge, Volunteer Services Coordinator, Alzheimer Society Grey-Bruce; Phone: 519-376-7230; Email: jlegge@alzheimergreybruce.com
Duties- Help with the set up and clean up of refreshments, games, and activities for the program 
- Assist the Minds in Motion Coordinator to ensure activity participation and socialization. This may include spending one-on-one time with participants who need extra support 
- Under the direction of the Physical Activity Program Leader, provide one-on-one support to participants during the physical activity component of the program 
- Assist with any other required tasks
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestGames ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Minds in Motion is an eight week program delivered once weekly
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesTuesday: Morning 
Friday: Morning
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall ; Program runs for an 8 week session, 3 times a year in each community
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationOwen Sound and Markdale
Number of PositionsMarkdale: 1 individual(s) ; Owen Sound: 1 individual(s) 
 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameAlzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce
Office Phone519-376-7230
Toll Free Phone1-800-265-9013
Fax519-376-2428
E-Mailinfo@alzheimergreybruce.com
Websitewww.alzheimer.ca/greybruce
Address & Map
753 2nd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2G9
 
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