Senior Day Program Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Pembina Active Living Centre (55+)
Address: PO Box 70054 PO Kenaston, Wpg, Mb.
107
Winnipeg MB  R3P 0X6
Website: http://pal55plus.ca
Organizational Description: Senior Centre in South Wpg. offering programs, information and special events to seniors.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5149
   
Description of Duties:

Duties & Responsibilities:



  • Engaging and interact with our members in a positive and compassionate manor.

  • Assist in organizing and facilitating recreational activities and games.

  • Help with set up and cleanup of program activities.

  • Assist in preparation, serving meals and snacks to participants.

  • Offer assistance to seniors with mobility challenges, as needed.

  • Maintain a friendly and inclusive environment within the day program.

  • Follow guidelines and policies to ensure the safety and well-being of our members.

   
Skills Required:

Skills & Qualifications:



  • Enthusiasm and genuine interest in working with isolated seniors.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to show empathy and patience towards members.

  • Reliability and commitment to schedule volunteer hours.

  • Must have a criminal record check and vulnerable sector check (reimbursement will be provided)

   
Skills Gained/Related Careers:

Orientation & Training



  • Education Training & Workshops available to all volunteers.

  • Training

   
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Daytime
Flexible Hours

Time Requirement:



  • Weekly Mondays from 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m. during the months January - June. Closed for the summer months (July/August). Resume September - December.

  • Flexible with hours and rotation upon the volunteer's availability.

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Group - small, family and friends
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: programs@pal55plus.ca
Phone: 204-946-0839
In Person
Online: pal55plus.ca/volunteer/
Closing Date: Jun 24, 2024
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