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About the Position
Position # 1903
OrganizationNova Scotia Hospital - Nova Scotia Health Authority
Position Art Program (Painting) - Haliburton Place
Location 89 Payzant Drive, Windsor, NS, Canada
Impact Statement Volunteer opportunities across NSHA are as diverse as the volunteers themselves. There are over 7,000 dedicated and highly motivated people sharing talents, building skills, enhancing the patient and family experience, and strengthening the community.
Description Haliburton Place is a Long-Term Care Facility, located in Hants Community Hospital offering residents the comfort of home through one on one personal care, recreational and social activities and outings within the community. The Art Program provides residents the opportunity to work on fine motor skills and keeps their mind alert and creative by working on specific painting projects designed by the volunteer.

Activities/Tasks:
• pre-plan appropriate painting project
• identify supply needs and make requisition to Recreation staff prior to program commencement
• assist residents to and from the program
• set-up, organize and clean up supplies
• assist residents as required to complete their painting project.
Training Details General Orientation provided by Volunteer Services. Specific Orientation provided by Recreation Therapy Department.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail There is some flexibility depending on the availability of the volunteers. The Art Program would take place one to twice a month on average.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Arts/Culture, Senior Services
Skill(s) Motivate Others, Creative Thinking, Empathy, Adaptability, Designing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.nshealth.ca/volunteer
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Contact Central Zone Admin
Address 1799 Robie Street Halifax, B3H 3A7
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