Programs Volunteer

(Bon Air Long Term Care, Cannington)

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Position ID: V-OSH0132
Last Modified: 09 Aug 2023
Last Full Update: 09 Aug 2023

Opportunity Details: Programs Volunteer

Contact Julia Blundell, Programs Manager, Bon Air LTC; Phone: 705 432 2385 ext 114; Email:
  • Provide companionship to seniors through one to one visits 
  • Assist with quality recreation programs and special events to enhance the resident experience 
  • Provide volunteers with the opportunity to integrate with a long term care home's work environment 
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups
Areas of Interest Arts & Crafts ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fashion / Needlecraft ; Friend / Penpal ; Games ; Health Care ; Music & Performing Arts ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Senior's Activity Support ; Therapy
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment Length Short Term ; Long Term (Minimum of 6 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Location Cannington, Ontario
Number of Positions Cannington ; Durham Region ; Port Perry ; Scugog ; Uxbridge (Township of) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements 2 step TB test

Agency Details: Bon Air Long Term Care, Cannington

Address & Map
131 Laidlaw St S
Cannington, ON
Canada L0E 1E0
Mailing Address 131 Laidlaw St S 
Cannington, ON 
Canada L0E 1E0

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