Friendly Visitor

(Halton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home)

Position ID: V-HVC0105 Last Full Update: 12 Oct 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactShannon Eddolls, Life Enrichment Supervisor, Post Inn Village; Phone: 9058256000 ext 4040; Email: shannon.eddolls@halton.ca
Duties- have a friendly visit with assigned resident(s) 
- provide company, social interaction, engage in activity with resident 
- provide support to resident 
- must be able to converse with resident  
- have various interests
Benefits- social interaction 
- giving back to the community 
- engage in fun activities with residents 
- form friendships
ClientsSeniors
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Games ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Creativity ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Number of PositionsOakville: 4 individual(s) 
 
4 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsPolice check required for 18 years and older only 
2 Step TB test 
Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Office PhoneMon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone1-866-442-5866
Fax905-257-0042
E-Mailaccesshalton@halton.ca
Websitewww.halton.ca/For-Residents/Older-Adults/Long-Term-Care-Homes
Address & Map
203 Georgian Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 7H9