Current Opportunities


If you, or someone you know, would enjoy any of the following volunteer roles, please contact Mary Black at 519.846.5359 x 7266, or at

Dining Room Assistance

For any evening meal from 5:00 to 6:30pm, or weekend meals with shifts from 8:00 to 9:30am, 12:00 to 1:30pm or 5:00 to 6:30pm

Musical Entertainment

For occasional special events and theme programmes. Just one hour of sharing your musical talents will bring joy to our residents!

Programme Support

For our special events and outings happening throughout the year. This role occurs on an occasional basis and is not a weekly commitment; time and day will vary.

EVERY OTHER Tuesday Afternoon Trivia Programme

We are looking for a volunteer to lead a Trivia Programme with a small group of residents every other Tuesday afternoon from 1:45 to 2:45pm

EVERY OTHER Weekly Bowling Afternoon

We are looking for a volunteer to assist our Recreation Therapist in our Cedar Gorge neighbourhood with a bowling programme.  We are flexible and can work around your schedule if you prefer one of the following time slots:  Tuesday or Friday afternoons at 1:30 to 3:00, OR Wednesday afternoons from 3:30 to 5:00

Church Assistance

Our Recreation Therapists appreciate assistance bringing residents to and from our in-house church service every Sunday; this shift runs from 1:30 to 3:00pm

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.

Hair Salon Support

We are looking for volunteer assistance for our Hair Dresser for occasional mornings or afternoons during the week when our regularly-scheduled volunteers are unavailable. In this role, you would be assisting residents from various neighbourhoods to our in-house hair salon. This role involves socializing, assisting with light tasks and a good amount of walking throughout the building. No hair salon experience necessary!


Updated October 9, 2019


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