Friendly Visitor

(Roberta Place)

Position ID: V-MID0452
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 23 Feb 2024

Opportunity Details: Friendly Visitor

Contact Dylann, Resident and Family Services Coordinator/Volunteer Services, Roberta Place Long Term Care; Phone: 705-733-3231 ext 202; Email:

Visiting residents residing in long term care, one-on-one. This can include walking with residents inside and outside the facility.

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Benefits Making a difference in the life of a resident.
Clients Vulnerable sector residents
Ages 16 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Friend / Penpal ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction
Skills/Experience Elder Care ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction Level One-on-one
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Location 503 Essa Road Barrie (between Ferndale/Mapleton)
Number of Positions Barrie: 50 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
Transportation Near public transit
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Must complete orientation to policies and building, undergo a Police/Criminal Reference check for Vulnerable Sector Population (only if over the age of 18) as well as provide 2 references.

Agency Details: Roberta Place

Office Phone 705-733-3231
Fax 705-733-2592
Address & Map
503 Essa Rd
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 9E4
Mailing Address 503 Essa Rd 
Canada L4N 9E4