|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care||Long term (6 months to 1 year)||2019-10-16||2020-01-13|
It is common for older adults to feel isolated and lonely. We are looking for volunteers who will visit and chat with residents in the nursing home or isolated seniors living in the community to help provide companionship and social contact through weekly 1 to 2 hour visits.
Volunteers and clients are carefully matched by common interests and language/culture. The special relationship that can develop between a client and a volunteer enables the client to have greater social interaction to maintain healthy, independent living.
Flexible schedule: visits can be scheduled on weekdays or weekends, in the morning, afternoon or evening, 1-2 hours per week.
*Must be at least 16 years of age
*Police check required (completed before starting position)
By registering as a volunteer with us, you are also invited to …
Locations: Scarborough, North York, Markham, Mississauga
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A little bit of your time could be of great help to others! Join us and help seniors to live their lives to the fullest, healthy, independent and dignified!