Adult Day Program volunteer

(East Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St)

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Position ID: V-GUE0102 Last Modified: 11 Apr 2022 Last Full Update: 11 Apr 2022
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementHelp make a difference in our community!
ContactBarb Carscadden, Manager, Volunteer Engagement & Transportation Services, East Wellington Community Services; Phone: 519-856-2113 * 226-979-5139; Email: barb.c@ew-cs.com
DutiesVolunteer will take part in activities with clients in the Adult Day Program, in a one-to-one capacity. Time is spent individually, within the larger group setting, with client doing puzzles, word searches, chatting and other activities.
Sustainable Development GoalsGood Health and Well-Being ; Sustainable Cities and Communities
More Info Linkwww.eastwellingtoncommunityservices.com
BenefitsParking is free at Centre 2000.
ClientsClients are elderly, frail individuals who may be experiencing dementia and/or cognitive decline.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility
Areas of InterestHealth Care ; Senior's Activity Support ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning 
 
Morning shift is 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; afternoon shift is 12:30-3:00 p.m.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance
LocationCentre 2000, 14 Boland Drive, Erin ON
Number of PositionsErin 
 
4 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationVolunteer must provide their own transportation to site. No public transit in Erin.
Application Deadline30 Jun 2022
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsPrevious experience or knowledge of dementia is an asset.
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/east.wellington
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/eastwellington.cs/?hl=en
Start DateOn or after 25 Apr 2022
Display Until30 Jun 2022
Agency Details
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Organization NameEast Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St
Office PhoneErin Office 519-833-9696 ; Rockwood Office 519-856-2113
Fax519-833-7563
E-Mailinfo@ew-cs.com
Websiteeastwellingtoncommunityservices.com
Address & Map
45 Main St
Erin, ON N0B 1T0
 
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Mailing AddressBox 786 
Erin, ON N0B 1T0