Community Outing Volunteer

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Virtual work: 
No
Position description: 

Looking for a volunteer to accompany one of our tenants to nearby community interestes and outings such as the Sea Wall, the mall, movie theatres, Olympic Village. Downtown Vancouver, etc. Volunteer will be orientated to public transit with tenant and planning community outings that are appropriate and enjoyable. 

Deliverables/Duties: 

Must have effective communication skills in english both spoken and comprehension. 

Qualifications: 

Volunteer to meet with tenant once a week to plan and go on community outings. Volunteer to check-in with staff before and after outings. Volunteer to be in regular communication with the Recreation Therapist.

Role is suitable for: 
Student
Adult
Additional Information: 

May provide a reference letter.

How to apply: 
Email
Contact person: 
Madison Richards
Contact phone: 
604-341-0401 x308
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Disability Services
Seniors
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:
Number of volunteers required:
1
Position start/end date:
20 Feb 2020
Time Committment:
1 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Residences for Independent Living Society
Vancouver, BC
Last Updated: February 21, 2020
Posting will Automatically Expire: February 21, 2021