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SPARK Phone Program Assistant

SPARK Phone Program

Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington


   About the Position

Impact Statement
Behind every person with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia, there are hundreds of people dedicated to helping. The Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington is dedicated to providing help for people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia and their caregivers in our community. Our dedicated board, staff and volunteers work tirelessly to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Description
A recreational phone-based program offering persons living with dementia socialization and an opportunity to engage in meaningful conversations and recreational activities.


Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 18+


Area(s) of Interest: Health Care / Wellness, Senior Services, Accessibility

Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Verbal Communication, Sensitivity, Accountability, Empathy


Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Orientation training on the Spark Program.
Dementia Training session.
Ongoing training and support as required.
Working Conditions: 100% virtual
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Transportation: NONE Needed


Time Commitment

Duration: 3 months or less
Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime

   Contact Information
https://alzheimer.ca/en/ww
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Lorri Watamiuk
519-742-1422 Ext. 2021
831 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2B 2B4
Virtual
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