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Friendly Visitor and Escort For Seniors

Organization: The Neighbourhood Group
Date Posted: 2017-10-17
Posted By: Tsvetelina Trifonova
Date Needed: 2017-10-17
City: Toronto
Location: Ontario
Country: Canada
Primary Category: Visiting/Accompanying Positions
Type of Position: Long-Term (3 months or more)

Description & Details

 Visit a senior on a weekly basis (including conversation, games, and/ or outings, as per client interests) in order to develop a respectful, friendly, and caring relationship
- Maintain communication with the client in the event of any schedule changes 
- Assist  agency clients in escorts to and from medical  appointments 
- Shop with or for the client 
- Prepare light meals or snacks 
- Assist clients with activities of daily living as directed 
- Report monthly contacts, hours spent with the client, and client concerns to the Community Worker 
- Follow Central Neighbourhood House Support Services' confidentiality policy and client relations policy 
- Maintain a professional attitude at all times

 

Additional Information:
 - Orientation provided by the direct Volunteer Supervisor

Required language:
English

Transportation:
Close to subway station
Close to bus or street car stop

Minimum age:
18

Minimum hours per week:
2

Task requirement:
walking and standing
hearing
verbal communication

Accessibility:
Accessible building  

How to Apply / Contact

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This is a Volunteer Positon only

You may apply on line  or through our office at 349 Ontario St 

Christian Stouffer  Volunteer Coordinator

Central Neighbourhood House

349 Ontario St Toronto M5A 2V8

cstouffer@cnh.on.ca

416-925-4363

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