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Position description: 

We are seeking a couple of supportive volunteers to spend 1:1 time with tenants and assist them with life skills (i.e. laundry)  that promote indepdence and self-efficacy. Volunteers can support clients with their weekly routines and spend some weekly quality social time. This role is suited for volunteers who can commit a couple hours each week.

Deliverables/Duties: 

Volunteer will support tenants with their independence and gain experience working with adults who are living with a physical disability.

Qualifications: 

No prior volunteer experience is necessary. This position is ideal for potential OT students.

Role is suitable for: 
Adult
How to apply: 
email
Contact person: 
Mary Dwulit
Volunteer Centre: 
Mission:
The False Creek Residences provides housing, individualized lifestyle planning and personal assistance for adults with disabilities. The Society values the importance of: - Supporting tenants' personal growth and autonomy - Creating opportunities for tenants to be active contributing participants in the community - recognizing tenants' rights and responsibilities - providing a safe, appropriate and accessible environment for tenants, staff and volunteers - encouraging the creative contributions of its tenants, staff and volunteers
Position type:
Position start/end date:
28 Jul 2017
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
1167 Forge Walk
Vancouver, BC V6H 3R1