Volunteer - Companionship and Various Duties

(Birchmere Retirement Residence)

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Position ID: V-ORI0204 Last Modified: 09 Jun 2017 Last Full Update: 09 Jun 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactBarb Beers, Activities Coordinator, Birchmere Retirement Residence; Phone: (Business) 705-326-8520; Fax: 705-326-5273; Email: activitybirchmere@yahoo.com
DutiesTo help assist residents to the dining hall. Serve coffee and tea during the meals. Porter residents back to their rooms after meals. 
To porter and assist residents to our programs. Doing one on ones with them; spend time chatting with them, doing crafts with them, reading to them, taking them for walks either in the building or out doors when possible
More Info Linkwww.retireorillia.com
BenefitsGetting to know and understand the ageing population. Giving the residents something to do when they are unable to doing anything themselves. Just enjoying your company gives them something to look forward to.
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18)
Areas of InterestField Trip Aide / Community Outing Support ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Personal Support
Skills/ExperienceNo experience or skills necessary
Commitment LengthNo commitment.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Dates and TimesWill work around volunteers schedule.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location234 Bay St. Orillia
Number of PositionsOrillia: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsThere are in-services to do on line, orientation (1 - 1/2 hours) 
We will provide the information you need to do these in-sercises
Agency Details
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Organization NameBirchmere Retirement Residence
Office Phone705-326-8520
Address & Map
234 Bay St
Orillia, ON L3V 3W8
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