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About the Position
Position # 2036
OrganizationNorthwood
Position Veteran Friendly Visits - Friendly Visits
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 Friendly visits to Veterans living at Northwood. Looking for people with similar experiences to share stories and provide companionship.
Training Details Wheel chair training. Social Connection support. Special Care Floor training if person has dementia.
Working Conditions 1:1 in quiet room or at onsite cafe.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Anytime
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
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) Communicate in Plain Language, Verbal Communication, Sensitivity, 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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