Youth Volunteer

(S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program)

Position ID: V-HVC0046 Last Full Update: 11 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsS.E.N.A.C.A. stands for Seniors Enjoy Nurturing, Activities, Companionship and Achievements.
ContactS.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program; Phone: 905-337-8937; Email:
Duties- Help out with activities in the program such as crafts, ceramics, baking, carpet bowling, bingo, sing-alongs, group discussions, one on one reminiscing, shuffleboard, bocce ball, word games, drama, exercise classes, current affairs, trivia, manicures, board games 
- Help out with various everyday tasks such as setting up for lunch, cleaning up after lunch
More Info
BenefitsHave fun and meet some fun loving people  
Earn hours toward high school community service requirement 
Volunteer hours can be flexible-after school 
Choice of 2 locations (Kerr/Rebecca St or Bronte Rd./Dundas St) 
Contribute to a non-profit organization in your community
ClientsS.E.N.A.C.A. stands for Seniors Enjoy Nurturing, Activities, Companionship and Achievements. 
At Central Location: 18 -21 seniors each day 
At Palermo Location: 13-16 seniors each day
Ages15 year(s) - 18 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18) ; Highschool students
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Event Coordination & Support ; Friend / Penpal ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Games ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Writing / Editing ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; No experience is necessary.  
Patience, sense of humour and a desire to help people are essential.
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
S.E.N.A.C.A. is open from Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 6:00pm  
Volunteer hours can be flexible and can be scheduled after school or when the volunteer is available (for example - vacations).
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location2 Locations in Oakville: Central: 53 Bond St and 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo)
Number of PositionsOakville: 6 individual(s) 
6 individual(s) needed in total. 
Positions are available at both the Central and Palermo locations
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Students are buddied up with staff
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
Organization NameS.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Office Phone905-337-8937
Address & Map
53 Bond St
Oakville, ON L6K 1L8