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Position ID: V-OSH0163 Last Modified: 23 Mar 2020 Last Full Update: 09 Oct 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactRobin Jaffe-Hopkins, Director of Recreation, Cedarcroft Place; Phone: 905-723-9490 ext 2005; Fax: 905-723-0666; Email:
DutiesVolunteer program suspended until further notice One-on-one visit with a resident * encourage discussion, and friendly social interaction
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ClientsCedarcroft Place residents
Ages21 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForSeniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesFlexible timing, Monday-Sunday morning, afternoon and evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features
LocationCedarcroft Retirement Residence, 649 King St E, Oshawa
Number of PositionsOshawa 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation - Required by RHRA (Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority)
TransportationNear public transit - On bus route
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check * 2 step TB test, flu vaccination * two references 
NO Community Service placement
Liability InsuranceNot Available
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Organization NameCedarcroft Place Retirement Residence
Office Phone905-723-9490
Address & Map
649 King St E
Oshawa, ON L1H 8P9
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