St. Joseph's Villa Published: May 24, 2017
Job Type
St. Joseph's Villa
Ability to communicate in English. Knowledge of walker/wheelchair safety. Comfort in working with those with cognitive impairments and frail residents. Calm, patient and pleasant manner. Dependable. Energetic. Ability to push wheelchairs.
Opportunity Location(s)
Age range
14 >
Completion of a Volunteer Orientation Session
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements
Two Positive References. 2 step Negative TB Testing
Phone Number
Deborah Fernandes, Manager of Adult Day Program/Volunteers 905 627-3541 ext 2240
56 Governor's Road


1.  Meet with programmer at designated program area.

2.  Discuss details of the program with therapeutic recreationist.

3.  Assist with set-up of tables, chairs, tablecloths and any other decorations necessary for the program.

4.  Go to residents room and invite them to program.

5.  Physically assist residents to the program area and assist them to a chair, making sure that they are seated safely.

6.  Support programmer in introducing content of program then proceed with the program.

7.  Assist residents on a 1-1 basis to enable them to benefit from the program.

8.  Assist programmer to serve refreshments during or after the program.

9.  Clean up after refreshments are served.

10. Assist residents who need help back to their rooms.

11. Wear ID badge while on duty.

12. Must be registered with Villa volunteer services.

Dates and Times

Flexible variety of hours. Once weekly for a minimum of 2 hours.
Apply - please enter either an email address or phone number for the volunteer coordinator to contact you
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