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About the Position
Position # 2540
OrganizationPacific Centre Family Services Association
Position Volunteer Friendly Visitors-Langford and Colwood - Pacific centre family services association/Westshore Better at Home
Location 324 Goldstream Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Friendly visits by phone or in participants home, make a big difference to an Older adult!
Enjoy learning local Westshore history, learn a new craft.
Share a meal!
Whether it's tea and conversation, local walk, share a common interest, knitting, crafts, build a puzzle, photography or identifying local birds.
Your time and kindness will be appreciated.
Description Visit a senior in the community you live. We are looking for local community members living in Colwood or Langford who would like to share time with a senior.
Gain meaningful knowledge, experience and a letter of reference outlining your Volunteer contributions.

Previous experience and interest in helping seniors would be an asset.
Better at Home West provides non-medical supports.
Position doesn't include driving participant.
Safety check in and brief details of visit, to Program Coordinator once assignment complete.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details Program coordinator will provide orientation such as Communicating with Seniors, and safe handling of a walker.
Working Conditions Friendly visits take place in various Langford and Colwood locations in person or by phone.
15 minutes to 1 hour 1-4x/month, same/consistent day/time. A set plan will be put in place after introduction visit with/by Coordinator.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail 15 minutes to 1 hour 1-4x/month, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday between the hours of 10am to 330pm.
Age 25+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Senior Services
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Plan & Co-ordinate, Computer Skills, Strategic Thinking, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.PCFSA.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Dori Bodman
Phone 778-677-3540
Address #200-324 Goldstream Avenue Victoria,B.C., V9B 2W3


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