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Governance Committee   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre - Remotely at this time
The Governance Committee assists the Board of Directors with the development and review of bylaws, policies, and procedures for the Association.  
This Committee holds morning meetings during a few months each year. Experience in governance with a not-for-profit organization, knowledge of legislative requirements, or a keen interest in document research, development, and review would be helpful.  
We also need someone with a laptop and computer skills willing to take minutes at meetings and update documents as needed. 
 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association membership required.
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Evergreen Seniors Centre
The Guelph Wellington Seniors Association is one of the largest seniors organizations of its kind in Canada, providing diverse programs, activities, and services to Guelph and Wellington County. 
 
We are a not-for-profit corporation and a registered charity, managed by a volunteer Board of Directors, with support from GWSA staff and hundreds of dedicated volunteers. 
 
The GWSA partners with the City of Guelph in the operation of the Evergreen Seniors Community Centre, a state-of-the-art recreation facility. We also operate in other locations, including the West End Community Centre and elsewhere, depending on interest and resources. 
 
GWSA’s Community Support Services (CSS) provide additional specialized services for many vulnerable seniors in the community. 
 
We are committed to a future that is progressive, accountable, and innovative in providing services to the older adult community. 
 
The GWSA is looking for volunteers with broad based life or work experience that will contribute to the operation of a large seniors organization. The organization is committed to providing a diverse, inclusive and accessible environment that is reflective of our community. The Evergreen Seniors Centre is fully accessible and easily reached by public transit. 
 
Board duties include: Supporting programs and services for seniors, acting in the best interests of the organization and its members, familiarity with the organization’s bylaws, procedures, and strategic plan. 
 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association current membership is required.
GWSA Human Resources Committee   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Qualified Volunteers are needed to assist on a quarterly or as needed basis to implement the GWSA HR Policy for GWSA staff which includes anyone who receives payment for services.  
 
Duties also include: implementing Board decisions based on the GWSA Human Resources; ensure that actions of the committee are aligned with the GWSA strategic plan.  
 
We would greatly benefit from someone with Human Resources background. 
 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association membership required.
Membership and Marketing Committee   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre and virtually
The Membership and Marketing Committee currently has nine members and could benefit from up to three more. This Committee is responsible to the Board for all membership and marketing initiatives, focusing on the maximum interest of members and advancement of the Board’s Strategic Plan.  
 
The M&M Committee monitors membership satisfaction and develops plans to improve member recruitment and retention. Marketing responsibilities include arranging for media coverage, creating advertisements; developing promotional material and arranging special events such as Open House and New Members’ Welcome - either virtually or in-person as appropriate.  
 
The Committee provides content and messaging advice to the webmaster for the website and social media accounts and prepares monthly GWSA Email Updates. Marketing and recruitment experience would definitely be assets, but are not required. 
 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association membership required.
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Help other seniors maintain their physical wellbeing, please consider volunteering with the Move Well Gentle Exercise Program. We are currently seeking volunteers to facilitate one-hour gentle exercise classes in the community. As little as one hour per week is all that is required. No fitness experience is necessary.  
 
Full training will be provided.  
In-Home Move Well Gentle Exercise Program: We are also looking for volunteers to assist older adults in their own homes to guide them through a 12-week exercise program (this is a once-weekly program). Full training and orientation will be provided. All participants and volunteers are required to be double vaccinated.
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
The Outreach Program is looking for volunteers who are willing to use their own car to drive participants between their home and the Outreach program at the Evergreen Seniors Centre.  
 
This commitment can be once per month or up to 3 x per month. Participants are picked up around 9:45 am and brought to the centre for their program. We then ask our volunteers to pick them up from the centre at noon and return them to their homes.  
 
All Outreach events happen on Fridays. All participants and volunteers are required to be double vaccinated.
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Over the phone
Help brighten another senior's day by making a friendly telephone visiting call from your home to theirs. Scheduling and time commitment are flexible according to your availability.  
 
We are looking for men and women volunteers as well as those who speak additional languages. Full training will be provided. Your commitment can be as little as 1 hour per week or more if you wish.