Sunday Events Program Volunteer
Spring dates: May 26 and June 30 (9:00 am to 1:00 pm)
This program will take place one Sunday a month. Dates will be provided on a quarterly basis.
Volunteers will welcome and provide general assistance to participants of the program; assist with setting up and handing out lunch; distribute and collect surveys. English language skills are required and Russian speaking skills are an asset. A team of 6-8 volunteers are needed. This is a great opportunity to volunteer with friends and family.
Games Room Volunteer
Monday (12:30 to 4:30 pm) or Thursday (11:00 am to 4:30 pm)
The Games Room Program will provide a space for people to drop-in to play cards and board games. We are seeking a volunteer with excellent communication skills and leadership skills to oversee the program. Duties will include: transport the games, cards and supplies to and from the program room; welcome players and encourage them to participate in the games; ensure that all participants feel included and respected.
Reena Art Program: Volunteer Art Facilitator
This program is off-site at 45 Lebovic Campus Drive in Thornhill
Tuesday evenings (7:00 to 8:00 pm)
Seeking 2 volunteers to co-facilitate a one hour art workshop for developmentally disabled adults. The art projects are basic. Volunteers will have a love of art; ability to teach and a passion for motivating and supporting others.
Marketing & Outreach Volunteers
Are you excited about the services and programs that we offer at our centre? Do you want to encourage others to join? We have a variety of volunteer outreach opportunities including assisting at promotional booths and information fairs in the community; delivering promotional materials throughout the community; acting as an advocate and participating in speaking engagements. Volunteers must demonstrate strong presentation and communication skills; experience in promotion and customer service; multi-language skills are an asset. Some roles will require access to a vehicle.
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.
Trained volunteers visit seniors in their home who are socially isolated. Provide companionship, support and reassurance. Visits take place once a week for 1-2 hours.
At Home Respite
Volunteer relief is provided to caregivers (age 55+) who are looking after a loved one at home. No nursing or physical care is provided. Visits are once a week for 3 hours.