Current Volunteer Opportunities

If you, or someone you know, would like to volunteer in any of the below roles, please contact Mary Black at 519.846.5359 x 7266, or maryb@wellington.ca.

Posted May 2024

Evening and Weekend 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. This shift would consist of 1.5 hours any evening between 5pm and 6:30pm, or any weekend meal (8am to 9:30am, 12pm to 1:30pm or 5pm to 6:30pm)


One to One Visits

We are looking for volunteers to provide visits with some of our residents who would enjoy companionship on a regular basis. Some of our male residents would enjoy chatting with male volunteers, in particular. Day and time can be flexible


Facilitating a Tea Social

We are looking for a volunteer to facilitate a weekly Tea Social; this could be Wednesdays or Sundays at 10:00am or any afternoon at 4:00pm


Manicure Visits

We are looking for several volunteers to visit with residents weekly and provide them with manicures; Friday afternoons would work well but this can be flexible


Biking Buddy Programme

We are very fortunate to own several accessible bicycles that volunteers can take residents out for rides on the local trail by our Home. This is a very rewarding and physical role for volunteers 18 years of age and older that takes place between mid-May and mid- October each year


Golf Cart Rides

We are looking for volunteers to accompany our Recreation Therapists and a small group of residents on weekly golf cart rides on various days, including:  Tuesday afternoons from 1:30-3:00pm, Friday mornings from 9:45-11:00am or Friday afternoons from 1:30-3:00pm.  This role is dependent on weather