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About the Position
Position #: 1974
OrganizationNorthwood
Position: Goody Cart Volunteer - Recreation Therapy
Location: 2615 Northwood Terrace Halifax NS B3K 3S7
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: Load and push a Goody Cart full of small treats and essential items of comfort. The Goody Cart has a monthly schedule to visit each floor within Northwood.
Training Details: Recreation Therapy and Goody Cart Orientation.
Working Conditions: Must be able to push wheeled cart weighing approximately 50lbs. Must be able to bend to reach items on the lower shelves of the cart.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: 2 hrs per month
Age: 18+
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: Senior Services
Skill(s): Customer Service, Communicate in Plain Language, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Accountability, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.nwood.ns.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Ruth-Ellen Jackson
Phone: 902454 3353
Address: 2615 Northwood Terrace Halifax, B3K 3S7
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