Volunteers to accompany residents on outings

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Position description: 

Louis Brier Home and Hospital is home to 215 residents and is in contract with the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. Louis Brier is part of a continuum of care known as the Snider Campus, which also includes the Weinberg Residence – a boutique Assisted Living and Multi-Level Care residence adjacent to Louis Brier.

We are seeking volunteers to accompany our residents on group weekly outings every Tuesday from 1pm to 3:30pm.  You are warm, friendly and have the ability to communicate with sensitivity and deal with people in a calm and empathetic manner. 

 

 

Deliverables/Duties: 

Outings are generally 2-3 hours in length.  Volunteers must be able to push a wheelchair and/or assist people with mobility issues.  A criminal record check is required upon recruitment.  If you are interested, please contact Julie at volunteers@louisbrier.com or call 604-267-4736

 

Role is suitable for: 
Student
Adult
Senior
English as a second language (ESL)
How to apply: 
http://louisbrier.com/care-services/volunteering/
Contact person: 
Julie Cameron
Contact phone: 
604-267-4736
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Disability Services
Health, Social Services
Seniors
Mission:
To provide exemplary resident and family-centred for seniors through partnerships and collaboration.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
3
Position start/end date:
27 Jun 2019
Time Committment:
4 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays
Work location:
Louis Brier Home and Hospital
1055 West 41st Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6M 1W9