Life Enrichment Volunteer

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

Position ID: V-HVC0585 Last Full Update: 04 Oct 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactShannon Eddolls, Life Enrichment Supervisor, Post Inn Village; Phone: 9058256000 ext 4040; Email: shannon.eddolls@halton.ca
DutiesAssist with recreational programs with residents in a long term care home.  
Programs such as bingo, music, trivia, special meal programs, manicures, crafts.  
Assist residents to get to and from programs and help them during the activity if needed.
More Info Linkhttps://www.halton.ca/The-Region/Careers/Volunteering/Volunteering-with-Services-for-Seniors
BenefitsGain volunteer hours for school, social interaction, give back to the community, fun.
ClientsResidents in long term care
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCreativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Planning & Organizing
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Commitment of at least 40 hours is required
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Dates and TimesMonday: (5:30-7:30pm) 
Tuesday: (5:30-7:30pm) 
Wednesday: (5:30-7:30pm) 
Thursday: (5:30-7:30pm) 
Saturday: (9-12pm or 1:30-3:30pm) 
Sunday: (9-12pm or 1:30-3:30pm) 
 
Programs run days, evenings and weekends so very flexible with schedule of the volunteer.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationPost Inn Village, 203 Georgian Dr.,Oakville
Number of PositionsOakville: 10 individual(s) 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 step TB test within 6 months of starting to volunteer. Police check only needed for those 18 and older.
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
Address & Map
203 Georgian Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 7H9