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(Roberta Place, Barrie - 503 Essa Rd, Long Term Care)

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Position ID: V-MID0452 Last Modified: 25 Sep 2019 Last Full Update: 25 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactTanya Wilfling, Resident and Family Services Coordinator/Volunteer Services, Roberta Place Long Term Care; Phone: 705-733-3231 ext 202; Email:
DutiesVisiting residents residing in long term care, one-on-one. This can include walking with residents inside and outside the facility.
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BenefitsMaking a difference in the life of a resident.
ClientsVulnerable sector residents
Ages12 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceElder Care ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Location503 Essa Road Barrie (between Ferndale/Mapleton)
Number of PositionsBarrie: 50 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsMust complete orientation to policies and building, undergo a Police/Criminal Reference check for Vulnerable Sector Population (only if over the age of 18) as well as provide 2 references.
Liability InsuranceNot Available
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Organization NameRoberta Place, Barrie - 503 Essa Rd, Long Term Care
Office Phone705-733-3231
Address & Map
503 Essa Rd
Barrie, ON L4N 9E4
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