Adult Day Program Volunteer
(VON Canada - Peterborough Victoria Haliburton Site, Peterborough - George St N, Peterborough Adult Day Centre)
|Contact||George Dimacakos, Supervisor of SMART® Programming and Volunteer Services, VON Peterborough, Victoria & Haliburton; Phone: 705-745-9155 ext 6408; Fax: 705-745-3262; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||* Assist staff with daily routines for clients. |
* Greet clients as they arrive.
* Engage them in conversation and activities.
* Assist with the preparation and serving of snacks and meals to clients.
* Participate with clients in activities such as card games, crafts, table games and exercises.
* Share experiences and memories or special skills such as music ability.
|More Info Link||www.von.ca|
|Benefits||Gain skills in communication with older adults and individuals with disabilities. Develop teamworking skills. Personally rewarding.|
|Clients||Older adults and individuals with disabilities.|
|Ages||16 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Areas of Interest||Friend / Penpal ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Interaction|
|Skills/Experience||Compassionate, caring attitude and enjoyment of seniors. Positive attitude. Understanding of Alzheimer's disease and other dementia an asset, but training provided. Musical skills an asset.|
|Commitment Length||Volunteers are asked to commit to one 3 hour "shift" per week.|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Week|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon
Times: 9am - 12 noon, 12 noon - 4pm.
4pm - 8pm on Thursdays and Fridays
|Location||Peterborough Square, 360 George St N, Suite 25|
|Number of Positions||Lakefield: 2 individual(s) ; Peterborough: 5 individual(s) ; Peterborough (County of): 2 individual(s) |
9 individual(s) needed in total.
Volunteers needed at the Havelock Centre on Thursdays and the Lakefield Centre on Mondays and Wednesdays. Call for details.
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|Organization Name||VON Canada - Peterborough Victoria Haliburton Site, Peterborough - George St N, Peterborough Adult Day Centre|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-743-6255|
|Fax||705-745-3262 * toll free fax: 1-866-784-5468|
|Address & Map|
360 George St N, Suite 25
Peterborough, ON K9H 7E7
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