Glenmore Lodge, Sienna Baltic
Glenmore Lodge is a long term care home. We are looking for volunteers to join our team to improve the quality of life for our seniors.
There are a lot of opportunities for volunteers in our community. Depending on your interests, skills, and goals, we can work with you to provide volunteer opportunities that meet your needs, and the needs of our residents. Volunteer roles can include assisting with recreation programs, assisting in our ice cream parlour, visiting residents 1:1.
Seniors Outreach & Resource Centre
Volunteers needed for the following positions: Friendly Visitor, Computer Mentor, Event Volunteer, Coffee Break Hosts, Handyperson, Snow Removal, Board Member,and Income Tax Preparation
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We invite you to make a difference in the life of someone who is blind or partially sighted by volunteering just a couple hours a week. As a Vision Mate, you’ll be matched with someone with vision loss in your area to help them with everyday activities.
Responsibilities & Tasks:
- Regularly visit a client in his/her home or other suitable environments at a mutually convenient time
- Activities are determined by client need and mutually agreed upon
- Approved activities are: reading, organizing, walking, assisting with errands or outings, and friendly visiting
- All outings are on foot, by public transportation or taxi
- When a client needs more support, service, counselling or information that you are able to give, refer them to staff
Good Samaritan Society, Mountainview Village
We are looking for individuals who are comfortable visiting with seniors who live with some confusion and memory loss, and who might not be able to speak. Visits might include walking together, looking at pictures, listening to music.
Interior Health, Community Care Volunteer Services
Volunteers provide assistance to staff in the areas of greeting, passive supervision, activities, serving refreshments and one-to-one socialization with clients.
Baptist Housing Enhanced Living Communities, Village At Mill Creek
Various activities with Seniors living at 3 Residential Sites. Sun Pointe Village in Rutland, Village at Mill Creek in Kelowna and Village at Smith Creek in West Kelowna. This could include playing cards, cribbage, scrabble, various games, walking, gardening, visiting, manicures and being a friend.
We have various volunteer opportunities available and would be happy to further discuss something that would be of interest to you in supporting the Senior Population in our community.
Pathways Abilities Society
555 Fuller Ave, and out in the community.
Pathways Abilities Society is actively looking for volunteers to get involved in the lives of people with developmental disabilities.
Too often people live in isolation and do not have non-disabled friends to hangout with. We are looking for volunteers to help fill this void; people willing to listen and simply be a friend.
We are also looking for volunteers who will support individuals who desire to join in volunteer activities in our community for other Not for Profit organizations.
Hands in Service
Hands In Service provides basic house cleaning, laundry and simple food preparation for those in our community under the age of 65 who have health concerns or disabilities that limit these very basic activities in daily life; at no cost to the client.
In teams of 2 or more people, Blitz volunteers perform one-time cleaning assignments for clients; clearing out the clutter while restoring a sense of hope and dignity to those who desperately need it.
This is a great opportunity for families, teams, friends, youth groups, or individuals who wish to serve on an occasional basis but cannot commit to a consistent schedule.
Hands in Service
Hands In Service provides individuals, groups, businesses, and churches an opportunity to transform the life of someone in our community. Our Energetic Hands Volunteers provide ongoing cleaning and cooking support for Hands In Service clients who are unable to perform basic household tasks for themselves due to illness or disability. Volunteers cook and clean for clients on an ongoing basis, providing practical and relational support.
Glenmore Lodge, Sienna Baltic
Glenmore Lodge care community is looking for dedicated individuals to spend time volunteering within our community with our residents! We are looking for individuals to help run our ice cream parlor, assist with recreation programs, and offer friendly visiting to the seniors who live here. Flexible schedules available and a wonderful team to work with!