Christian Hospice Visiting Volunteer

(Barrie Christian Hospice)

Position ID: V-MID0346 Last Modified: 15 Apr 2018 Last Full Update: 15 Apr 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactNicoline Van Winden-Bonilla, Office Administrator, Barrie Christian Hospice; Phone: 705-734-9973; Fax: 705-734-1412; Email:
DutiesVisiting volunteers provide emotional support to people experiencing life threatening illness * support for their caregivers or family includes respite care and counselling.
More Info
ClientsIndividuals with life threatening illness.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestDistress / Crisis / Bereavement Support ; Friend / Penpal ; Health Care ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCounseling & Support ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Christian values, good communication skills and emotional maturity and stability.
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Flexible to meet the needs of the client and the availability of the volunteer.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown - Activities take place in client's home, hospital, nursing home or other care setting.
Number of PositionsBarrie ; Christian Island ; Coldwater ; Collingwood ; Elmvale ; Midland ; Orillia ; Penetanguishene ; Springwater ; Tay ; Tiny 
15 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationCar required - Volunteer will be required to provide own transportation to the location of the hospice patients they visit.
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceNot Available
Agency Details
Organization NameBarrie Christian Hospice
Office PhoneResidence 705-734-9973
Address & Map
Minesing, ON
Mailing Address1926 26 Hwy W 
Minesing, ON L9X 0G4