Current Volunteer Opportunities

OPPORTUNTIES FOR VOLUNTEERS!

If you, or someone you know, would enjoy any of the following volunteer roles, please contact Mary Black Gallagher at 519.846.5359 x 7266,or at maryb@wellington.ca

Dining Room Assistance

 We are looking for volunteer assistance in our resident dining rooms for all weekend and evening meals. In this role, you would be assisting residents who can no longer assist themselves at meal time. Our meal times are as follows:  8:45am breakfast, 12:45pm lunch and 5:45pm dinner. 

One to One Visiting

Some of our residents would greatly benefit from one to one conversational visits, one to one games, and strolls outside in the nice weather.

Musical Entertainment

For our small and large group special events and theme programmes, we are always looking for volunteers who enjoy playing an instrument or singing for our residents.

Thursday Afternoon Music and Dance Programme

Our Recreation Staff and Behaviour Support Staff lead a Music and Dance programme every Thursday afternoon and are looking for a volunteer who would enjoy dancing with residents and helping them enjoy the music afternoon by sitting and socializing with them.

Barber Assistance

We are looking for a male volunteer to come in from 9:00am to 12:00pm to assist our Barber on the second Monday of every month. This volunteer would assist residents to and from the barber shop/hair salon here in our Home, socialize with residents and provide company and conversation.

Gardening Assistance

We are looking for volunteers to give us up to 2 hours a shift to help maintain our gardens, and prepare for fall clean up later this year.  We can be very flexible to meet your scheduling needs

Volunteer Opportunities for Teen Volunteers

Sunday Chapel Service Assistance

We are looking for volunteers to assist our Recreation Staff every Sunday from 1:30 to 3:00pm, to bring residents to and from the Sunday church service.

Tuesday Evening Games Night

Every Tuesday night between 6:30 and 8:30pm our Recreation Staff lead an hour-long Games Programme and appreciate volunteer assistance to prepare, run and clean up for this programme.

Thursday  Evening Sing and Social Evening

Every Thursday night between 6:30 and 8:30pm our Recreation Staff lead an hour-long Sing and Social Programme. Music and refreshments are provided, and our staff appreciate volunteer assistance to bring residents to and from this programme, as well as sit and social with the residents during the programme.

Saturday Morning Social Hour

Come help other volunteers to serve and socialize with residents, between 9:45am and 1:15am

Saturday Afternoon Men's Movie

We are looking for a volunteer who could give 2 hours every Saturday, between 1:30pm and 3:30pm, to put on a movie for some of our male residents. This volunteer would assist residents to the Recreation Room, set up and run the movie, sit with the residents during the movie, and assist residents back to their room when the movie is finished.

 

Posted August 11th, 2014

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