|Comments||The Oakville Strokers is a community charity operated by committed and long serving volunteers that provides a program of recreation, socialization and light aquatic and seated exercise for stroke survivors in the community of Oakville.|
|Contact||Pauline Huddlestone, Volunteer Representative, The Oakville Strokers; Phone: 905-257-1829; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Assist stroke survivors in the swimming pool and in the pool change rooms. |
This volunteer opportunity may appeal to individuals who are familiar with stroke because of an experience in the family.
It would also appeal to volunteers 30+ or students needing related experience.
|More Info Link||www.oakvillestrokers.ca|
|Benefits||An opportunity to make a difference in someone's life, be a part of a caring team, share your experience, learn new skills, have fun and develop lasting friendships.|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students|
|Areas of Interest||Health Care ; Recreation & Sports ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction|
|Skills/Experience||Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Sports & Coaching ; Sociable, enjoy people, like the water and want to help stroke survivors.|
|Commitment Length||Short Term ; Long Term ; Long Term or Short term depending on commitments.|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group|
|Minimum Hours||2 / Week|
|Dates and Times||Friday: Morning (10:45 am to 12:15 pm) |
About 1.5 hours to assist strokers in the pool and help them as needed in the change rooms before and after pool time.
|Seasons||Spring ; Fall ; Winter|
|Location||Glen Abbey Community Centre, 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON L6M 3G2|
|Number of Positions||Oakville: 6 individual(s) |
6 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training on the job|
|Transportation||Near public transit ; Provide own transportation.|
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|Organization Name||Oakville Strokers|
|Address & Map|
1415 Third Line
Oakville, ON L6M 3G2
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