Friendly Visitor in Georgetown

(Extendicare Halton Hills, Long-Term Care Centre)

Position ID: V-HVC0893 Last Full Update: 06 Aug 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactCarm DiPietro, Resident Program Manager, Extendicare Halton Hills; Phone: 905-702-8705 * 905-702-8760 ext 231; Email: CDiPietro@extendicare.com
DutiesVisit socially with assigned residents (chatting, sitting outside, playing cards/games, crafts, current events, etc.)
BenefitsGiving back to the community, valuable work and life experience, completion of school hours (if applicable)
ClientsSeniors and adults with disabilities living in long term care
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment
Areas of InterestGames ; Recreation & Sports ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesProgram staff must be in the building when volunteers are present.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location9 Lindsay Court, Georgetown, ON
Number of PositionsGeorgetown: 5 individual(s) 
 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Volunteer must complete orientation session and read handbook prior to starting.
TransportationCar required ; No transit system in Georgetown
CostVolunteers are required to have a police check of the vulnerable sector and a 2 step TB test. Cost unknown
Police CheckRequired
Start DateOn or after 07 Aug 2019
Agency Details
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Organization NameExtendicare Halton Hills, Long-Term Care Centre
Office Phone905-702-8760
Fax905-702-7430
E-Mailcnh_haltonhills@extendicare.com
Websitewww.extendicarehaltonhills.com
Address & Map
9 Lindsay Court
Georgetown, ON L7G 6G9
 
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