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About the Position
Position #: 1845
OrganizationNorthwood
Position: Yoga Assistant
Location: 2615 Northwood Terrace, Halifax, NS, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteers are essential to providing support for the many programs that enhance quality of life for the 6000 clients we serve. The over 500 volunteers contribute their talent, skill and time to Northwood. They make a difference in the lives of residents and seniors in the community, and continue to be a vital part of the Northwood community.
Description: To assist seniors with mobility or memory challenges to attend a seated yoga class. Position requires escorting individuals from their rooms to the community room within Northwood and staying with them during the yoga class.
Training Details: Orientation, wheelchair training, and general volunteer training provided.
Working Conditions: Inside a seniors home.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Mondays from 11-12noon
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s): Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.nwood.ns.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Ruth-Ellen Jackson
Phone: 9024543353
Address: 2615 Northwood Terrace Halifax, B3K 3S7
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