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Community Development Program Assistant

Organization: Reconnect Community Health Services
Date Posted: 2018-09-05
Posted By: Cheryl Browne
City: Toronto
Location: Ontario
Country: Canada
Primary Category: Senior Care
Type of Position: Long-Term (3 months or more)

Description & Details

At reconnect Community Health Services we offer a number of recreational programs for seniors at a number of different locations on various days of the week.  Volunteers will assist staff in creating a warm, stimulating supportive and safe environment for participants.   Programs will vary per location and a summary of the various duties is below:

Community Development Program Volunteers are needed to assist the Program Worker with delivering program activities such as meal service, set up refreshments and socializing with senior participants. - Prepare room for program - arrange tables and chairs - Assist with exercise classes and games to help motivate participants - Assist with clean up after the program. This may include washing dishes.  

We currently have openings as follows:



Exercise & Activity: 1901 Weston Road, 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.



Community Kitchen Program - 1775 Eglinton Avenue West, Doug Saunders Building, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.




Community Kitchen Program - 855 Roselawn Avenue, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  

Exercise & Activity - 1901 Weston Road, 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Lunch Program Volunteer - 2562 Eglinton Avenue West,  11:00 am - 3:00 pm



Community Kitchen Program, 55 Outlook Avenue West, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.



 Additional Information:

The Program worker will provide orientation for this role.

Required language:

Asset Languages


Close to bus or street car stop
TTC tokens will be provided to assist volunteers to get to and from location if needed

Minimum age:

Minimum hours per week:
3 - 5 - depending on the program

Task requirement:
Good interpersonal skills, experience working with  and sensitivity to the needs of seniors or persons with disabilities, caring, friendly and patient attitude, must be self-directed.  


Accessible building


How to Apply / Contact

Cheryl Browne
Coordinator of Volunteers

Phone: 416-248-2050
Extension: 5207
Fax: 416-787-8552

by email:

or on line through our website at:


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