Senior Connector

(Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton)

Position ID: V-HVC0187 Last Full Update: 26 Mar 2018
Opportunity Details
CommentsThe Senior Connector program is a volunteer program offering resources and referrals in both languages, English and French, to seniors and their families. The Connectors empower seniors with the knowledge to help them make informed decisions. 
 
Next information session will take place in Burlington in January 16, 2017
ContactVolunteer Halton, Senior Connector Program; Phone: 1-855-395-8807 ext 3 * 1-855-395-8807 ext 2; Email: acoburn@cdhalton.ca
DutiesProvide face-to-face contact, connecting seniors with community information and services in Halton on: 
• Transportation & Driving 
• Community Resources 
• Health Services 
• Housing Options 
• Volunteer Support 
Attend information meetings as required 
Willing to provide 6 hours of volunteer time monthly in the community
More Info Linkvolunteerhalton.ca/seniors-volunteering/senior-connector-program
BenefitsReceive senior related service training on community information  
Meet new people 
Become engaged in your community
ClientsSeniors and their caregivers
Ages55 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForSeniors (55+)
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Information & Referral Services ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours6 / Month
SeasonsYear Round
LocationHalton community
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
CostPolice check cost will be reimbursed
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Office Phone905-632-1975
Toll Free Phone1-855-395-8807
E-Mailvolunteer@cdhalton.ca
Websitewww.volunteerhalton.ca
Address & Map
3350 South Service Rd
Burlington, ON L7N 3M6
 
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