Friendly Visitor and Program Assistant

(Fosterbrooke Long Term Care)

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Position ID: V-OSH0733 Last Modified: 04 Dec 2018 Last Full Update: 04 Dec 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactNicole Round, Recreation Manager/Volunteer Coordinator, Fosterbrooke Long Term Care; Phone: 905-987-4702 ext 233; Fax: 905-987-3621; Email:
DutiesAssist residents to and from programs * encourage residents to participate and socialize * visit with a resident, share a story, enjoy some time together
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BenefitsCommunity service hours
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Senior's Activity Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthLong Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationFosterbrooke Long Term Care, 330 King Ave W, Newcastle
Number of PositionsClarington 
25 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
CostCost of TB Test, Police Check (if applicable) at own expense
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check 18+ * under 16 require signed consent from parent/guardian * all ages require 2 step TB test
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Organization NameFosterbrooke Long Term Care
Office PhoneOffice: 905-987-4703
Address & Map
330 King Ave W
Newcastle, ON
Canada L1B 1G9
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