Adult Day Program Volunteer

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

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Position ID: V-GUE2533 Last Modified: 22 Feb 2018 Last Full Update: 22 Feb 2018
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementMake a difference in your community
ContactBarb Carscadden, Manager, Community & Volunteer Engagement, East Wellington Community Services; Phone: (519) 856-2113; Email: barb.c@ew-cs.com
DutiesVolunteers will assist with aspects of the Adult Day Program including room set up; welcoming clients; providing a safe, inclusive program; encouraging participation; carrying out activities and assisting during meals. Assist program staff in providing a positive and encouraging experience for participants.
More Info Linkwww.eastwellingtoncommunityservices.com
BenefitsFree parking; volunteers receive discount to EWCS thrift stores after 3 months of service.
ClientsFrail elderly; Individuals with dementia
Ages16 year(s) - 99 year(s)
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthShort Term (Up to 4 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon (1:00 - 3:00 pm) 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (10:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:00 - 3:00 pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
LocationCentre 2000, Older Adult Room, 14 Boland Drive, Erin ON
Number of PositionsErin: 4 individual(s) 
 
4 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNo public transportation. Volunteer must make their own way to location.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector Check required.
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/east.wellington
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/EastWellCS
Start DateOn or after 23 Mar 2018 and on or before 30 Nov 2018
Display Until30 Nov 2018
Agency Details
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Organization NameEast Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St
Office Phone519-833-9696
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