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About the Position
Position #: 739
OrganizationAlzheimer Society of BC
Position: Minds in Motion Assistant - Fitness & Social Program
Location: G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre, Tillicum Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Description: Are you an outgoing volunteer with great interpersonal skills and a desire to help people affected by dementia? The Alzheimer Society of B.C. has openings for volunteers in Minds in Motion®, our fitness and social program that people living with early-stage dementia or memory loss attend with a family member, friend or care partner.

A certified fitness instructor conducts the fitness portion of our program. Volunteers ensure participants feel welcome and involved in activities, such as board games, card games and social time with light refreshments in a relaxed atmosphere.

Join our team of Minds in Motion® volunteers and help us create a dementia-friendly province!
Training Details: Dementia education and site specific training provided.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Monday mornings or Tuesday afternoons - 2 hours per week.
Age: 20+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Senior Services
Skill(s): Coaching, Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Empathy, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.alzheimerbc.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Tara Speirs
Phone: 778-746-2019
Address: 202-306 Burnside Road West Victoria, V8Z 1M1

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