Current Opportunities

Team “Chai” Telephone Check-in Volunteer
You will be provided with the names of 18 Bernard Betel Centre members who you will keep in contact with. The calls can be spread out over a 2 week period, and at the end of the 2 weeks, you repeat the calls again. Some of the calls will be 5-10 minutes and there may be some members who benefit from a longer chat, possibly every week.

Qualifications: 

  • Excellent listening skills
  • Demonstration of compassion and patience
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and focus on the needs of the member/client
  • Excellent verbal skills in English or Russian
  • Exhibit a friendly and positive attitude

Friendly Visit Over the Phone
You will be matched with one member/client who is more isolated and lonely, and requires more than a 5-10 minutes check-in. You will connect with them 1-2 times per week for a friendly visit over the phone.

Qualifications: 

  • Excellent listening skills
  • Demonstration of compassion and patience
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and focus on the needs of the member/client
  • Excellent verbal skills in English or Russian
  • Exhibit a friendly and positive attitude

Meals on Wheels Drivers
This program provides seniors with a nutritious meal and a security check. Routes are available weekdays between 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Volunteers are needed to can provide back-up support when one of our regular volunteers is unavailable.

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