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Sewing Assistant   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
Good Samaritan Society, Mountainview Village
This position involves making very minor repairs or adjustments to clothes of residents in complex care.
Friendly Visitor Volunteer   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
Peachland Wellness Centre
The Friendly Visitor Service provides companionship, friendship, and specialized support to seniors and adults who feel lonely, are isolated in their homes and/or are living with a mental illness. The purpose of the visits is to provide socialization and to help facilitate connection to other social groups or activities in the local community. Persons interested apply to Peachland Wellness Centre (PWC) and are provided a basic orientation plus Friendly Visitor training.
Client Services Volunteer   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
Canadian Red Cross, Kelowna Office
Reporting to the Team Lead, this position provides frontline contact for in-person and telephone inquiries from the public with a primary responsibility to provide loans and accept returns of health equipment. The Canadian Red Cross Health Equipment Loan Program is a short-term loan service which provides medical equipment (with medical referral) to people in need on a donation basis.
Clinic Volunteer   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
Options for Sexual Health, Kelowna Clinic
To provide reception and administrative support in order to facilitate smooth clinic operations. To assist the clinician during client exams.
Vision Mate   Kelowna 
CNIB, Kelowna
The CNIB Foundation is a non-profit organization driven to change what it is to be blind today. We deliver innovative programs and powerful advocacy that empower people impacted by blindness to live their dreams and tear down barriers to inclusion. Our work as a blind foundation is powered by a network of volunteers, donors and partners from coast to coast to coast. 
 
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
Recreation Assistant   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
Good Samaritan Society, Mountainview Village
This position involves helping with a variety of activities for frail elderly residents of a care facility. Activities are lots of fun, including parties, active games, and trivia type games.
Sing for Your Life Foundation BC
Increasingly older Canadians want to age well in their own homes. With this comes the risk of isolation, depression and the need for community supports - particularly where there is early dementia. 
 
Silver Song Groups are a non-pharmaceutical intervention that helps improve mood, stimulates memory, aids breathing and grand and fine motor skills . . . and creates community inclusion and the formation of new friendships. 
 
Volunteer at a Silver Song Group or join one of our other volunteer committees. For more information, please visit our website or contact us by email.
Companion Volunteer   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
Good Samaritan Society, Mountainview Village
This volunteer will accompany individual residents either to go to medical appointments by taxi, or to go shopping by taxi
Canadian Red Cross, Kelowna Office
Reporting to the Lead Technician, this Volunteer Technician will assist with the processing, administration, cleaning, repair and maintenance of health equipment.
Medical First Responder   Kelowna  Lake Country  Peachland  Westside 
St. John Ambulance, Kelowna Branch, Brigade Medical First Responders
Get first hand medical training and experience by joining our team of volunteers who have a passion for first aid and medicine. Our expectation is that volunteers commit to a minimum of 60 hours of community service per year. For information about meeting dates and times, volunteer application forms, or just general information, please feel free to send me an email.
Recreation Volunteer   Kelowna  Lake Country  Westside 
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!
Good Samaritan Society, Mountainview Village
Volunteers will assist residents to enjoy seasonal parties, bus outings, and other special events - days and times vary during the week