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About the Position
Position # 21685
OrganizationAlzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington
Position Call Volunteer - SPARK Phone Program
Location 831 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement The Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington's mission is to improve the quality of life for those living in our Community with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias, and their care partners, through support, information, advocacy, education and promotion of research.
Description Volunteers will provide a weekly engaging recreational phone call program offering persons with dementia socialization and an opportunity to engage in meaningful conversations and activities. The Spark Phone call program lasts 8 weeks.
Training Details training, orientation and support is provided
Working Conditions Volunteers will provide phone calls from the Alzheimer Society Waterloo office or a location, tbd.
Duration 1 year or more
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Phone calls are made during the work week (Monday to Friday) and between 8.30 am and 3.00 pm
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Health Care / Wellness, Senior Services
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Fund Development, Motivate Others, Sensitivity, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website https://alzheimer.ca/en/ww
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Barb Eastman-Lewin
Phone 519-742-8518 Ext. 2019
Address 831 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2B 2B4

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