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Position # 2540
OrganizationPacific Centre Family Services Association
Position Volunteer Friendly Visitors-Langford and Colwood - Better at Home West Shore
Location Colwood and Lanford BC
Impact Statement We're searching for Mature Volunteer Visitors with Heart. If you have some free time, and a big heart, you're well on your way to brightening a senior's day.
Whether it's tea and conversation, local walk, share a common interest, such as local West Shore history, knitting, crafts, build a puzzle, photography or identifying local birds. Your efforts will be appreciated to no end. Learn how easy it is to become a volunteer visitor, call or email today!
Friendly visits are either by phone or in-person.
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 letter of reference outlining your Volunteer contributions. Learn a new craft.

An interest or experience in helping seniors would be an asset.
Better at Home West Shore provides non-medical supports.
Position doesn't include driving participant.
Health and safety check ins with program coordinator.
Proof of vaccinations up to date.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details Orientation at onset and ongoing opportunities will be offered by the Coordinator.
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.(Mon|Tues|Wed|Frid-between 10am-2pm)A set plan will be put in place after introduction visit with Coordinator. Reliable car to get you to your destination safely.
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 2pm. *Note some locations may not be on a bus route.
Reliable insured car and full license an asset.
Age 25+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Senior Services
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Computer Skills, Motivate Others, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.PCFSA.org
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Contact Dori Bodman
Phone 778-677-3540
Address #200-324 Goldstream Avenue Victoria,B.C., V9B 2W3
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