Social Luncheon Facilitators

(Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie - Anne St S)

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Position ID: V-ORI0427 Last Modified: 06 Oct 2021 Last Full Update: 06 Oct 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactMarguerite Glanfield, Volunteer Resources Coordinator, Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County; Phone: 705-722-1066; Fax: 705-722-9392; Email:
DutiesThe role involves making all arrangements for a monthly lunch in local restaurants, communicating with participants and ensuring a safe, welcoming and supportive environment during the lunch.
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BenefitsSatisfaction of providing a warm, supportive opportunity for care partners to share a social experience with other care partners facing the same challenges. Get to know the care partners.
ClientsCare partners of individuals living with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
Ages21 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Program Coordination / Support ; Social Interaction ; Support Group Facilitation ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year) ; The luncheons take place once a month, the third Monday of each month.
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon (11:30-1:30 Third Mon of each month) 
Monday: Morning (Third Monday of the month 11:30 am to 1:30 pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown - Depends on the location of the event.
Number of PositionsOrillia: 1 individual(s) ; Orillia and area: 1 individual(s) 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; Orientation, observation period, on-the-job training, ongoing training, two meetings a year with all facilitators throughout Simcoe County
TransportationNear public transit - Depends on the location of the event. ; Volunteers are responsible to get to the luncheon sites on their own.
CostVolunteers need to be able to purchase their own lunch each month.
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameAlzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie - Anne St S
Office Phone705-722-1066
Toll Free Phone1-800-265-5391
Address & Map
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Barrie Office
20 Anne St S, Unit 3
Barrie, ON L4N 2C6
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Mailing AddressPO Box 1414 
Barrie, ON L4M 5R4