Visiting with Seniors

(Extendicare, Cobourg - The Landmark Assisted Living, Long Term Care Home)

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Position ID: V-NLD0339 Last Modified: 11 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 09 Sep 2014
Opportunity Details
ContactBrenda Summers, Program Manager; Phone: (Business) 905-372-0377; Fax: 905-372-0477; Email: bsummers@extendicare.com
DutiesLooking for volunteers who are looking to make a measurable difference in the lives of seniors who live in a dementia unit. This would be through friendly visits, walking buddies, sharing stories and offering friendship.
ClientsSeniors living in a Long Term Care Home with dementia
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestField Trip Aide / Community Outing Support ; Friend / Penpal ; Recreation & Sports ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceWorking with the elderly with dementia would be an asset
Minimum Hours1 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm) 
Tuesday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm) 
Wednesday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm) 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm) 
Friday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm) 
Saturday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm) 
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening (3pm-8pm)
Number of PositionsCobourg: 7 individual(s) 
 
7 individual(s) needed in total.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsAnnual flu shot 
Recent TB testing 
2 references
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 15 Sep 2014
Agency Details
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Organization NameExtendicare, Cobourg - The Landmark Assisted Living, Long Term Care Home
Office Phone905-372-0377
Fax905-372-0477
E-Mailcnh_cobourg@extendicare.com
Websitewww.extendicare.com
Address & Map
130 Densmore Rd
Cobourg, ON K9A 5W2