Information Desk Volunteer
We are looking for individuals with excellent customer service and communication skills, patience and a positive attitude. Verbal and written skills in English and Russian are an asset. Volunteers will assist with selling tickets, answering phones, and providing information about programs, special events and trips.
Meals on Wheels Drivers
Deliver nutritious kosher meals and help seniors maintain their independence and health. Meal delivery is also a security check and provides an alert if there is an emergency or medical crisis. Volunteers must be available between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm and have a valid driver’s licence, vehicle and vehicle insurance. Volunteers can choose to cover a regular weekly route or provide back-up support when a regular driver is not available.
Friendly Visiting Volunteer
Visit a senior in their home to provide companionship and conversation. Visits take place once a week for 1-2 hours and help reduce social isolation and loneliness.
At Home Respite Volunteer
Provide volunteer relief to caregivers (age 55+) who are looking after a loved one at home. No nursing or physical care is required. Volunteers provide the caregiver with 3-4 hour respite period.
Computer Learning Resource Centre Volunteer
Volunteers with excellent computer skills are needed to assist seniors in the Computer Lab. Knowledge and experience with computers; social media; tablets and cellphones is required. Volunteers are needed Monday through Friday and for a minimum of 2 hours per week.
Assist with serving food; preparing meals for take-out; carrying trays and keeping the cafeteria area tidy. Volunteers must be mobile; able to stand for long periods of time and have excellent customer service. Volunteers are needed Monday through Friday and for a minimum of 3 hours per week. Training in food handling is provided.