Music Therapy volunteer

(Alzheimer Society Huron Perth, In-Home Recreation Program, Betty Cardno Memorial Centre, Clinton)

Position ID: V-PER0003
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2023
Last Full Update: 14 Aug 2023

Opportunity Details: Music Therapy volunteer

Contact Paulina Balch, Volunteer Coordinator, Alzheimer Society Huron Perth; Phone: 519-271-1910 ext 231; Email:

Looking for talented musicians to join our In Home Recreation program! Our program is dedicated to bringing joy and entertainment to senior citizens in the comfort of their own homes. We are currently seeking volunteers who play instruments such as the guitar, piano, violin, and more to help us provide live music performances for our clients.

Our program offers flexible scheduling, so you can choose a time that works best for you. Whether you can commit to performing once a week or once a month, your contribution will be greatly appreciated. We welcome musicians of all ages and skill levels, as long as you have a passion for music and a desire to make a difference.

Join our team of dedicated volunteers and help us bring joy and music to the lives of our seniors. Contact us today to learn more about how you can get involved. We can't wait to hear from you!

Benefits As a volunteer musician, you will have the opportunity to share your talents and make a meaningful impact in the lives of our seniors. Your performances will brighten their day, lift their spirits, and create cherished memories that they will always treasure.
Clients Seniors living with Dementia
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Health Care ; Mental Health / Addictions
Skills/Experience Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction Level One-on-one
Minimum Hours 1 / Week
Accessibility Not Applicable
Location Perth County
Number of Positions Huron County: 5 individual(s) ; Perth County: 5 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Full Orientation and Training Provided  
No experience necessary working with people living with Dementia
Transportation Reliable Transportation Required to commute to client's homes.
Police Check Required

Agency Details: Alzheimer Society Huron Perth, In-Home Recreation Program, Betty Cardno Memorial Centre, Clinton

Office Phone 519-482-1482 Huron, 519-271-1910 Perth
Toll Free Phone 1-800-561-5012 Huron, 1-888-797-1882 Perth
Fax 519-482-8692 Huron, 519-271-1231 Perth
Address & Map
Betty Cardno Memorial Centre; 317 Huron Rd
Central Huron, ON
Canada N0M 1L0
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Mailing Address PO Box 639 
Central Huron, ON 
Canada N0M 1L0