|Contact||Francine Hardy, Activities Co-ordinator, St. Charles Village; Phone: 905-788-1844; Fax: 905-788-3830; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||* In-Home Activities and Outings: Volunteers assist our Activities Co-ordinator with programs including: bingo, bowling, crafts, exercises, socials, special events, walking club, reading with residents, manicures etc. |
*Computer Buddies: Volunteers assist with bringing Residents down to the computer and helping them with computer games or writing letters.
*Friendly Visitors: One-on-one visiting done on a regular basis with residents. These visits can include walks outside, chatting, reading, reminiscing and manicures.
*Gardening Projects: Volunteers help seasonally with planting, watering and garden maintenance in our beautiful Gardens. All Green Thumbs welcome!!
*Fund Development Volunteer: Help with special events and projects to raise funds for "extra" comfort items and initiatives around St. Charles Village.
|Benefits||Companionship, fulfillment, gratitude|
|Clients||Independent Senior Residents who use a cane, walker or wheelchair.|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening
We will determine the time between the Volunteer and the Activities Co-ordinator.
Hours are flexible, and will be scheduled depending on the volunteer's availability.
|Location||St. Charles Village 30 Nova Cres Welland|
|Minimum Age||13 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Minimum Hours||2 / Week|
|Commitment Length||10 hours for the grade 8 catholic schools |
40 hours for OSSD placements
Regular commitment appreciated
|Transportation||Welland Transit Bus Stop located nearby|
|Start Date||On or after 17 Dec 2012|
|Categories||Community Outings ; Companion/One to One Visitor ; Entertainment at Seniors Residence ; General Help (Recreation & Sports) ; General Help (Senior Citizens) ; Program Leader/Assistant ; Recreation/Leisure Activities ; Shopping|
|Skills/Experience||Enjoy being around seniors. Have lots of patience.|
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|Organization Name||St Charles Village|
|Address & Map|
30 Nova Cres
Welland, ON L3C 6P8
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