Friendly Visitor

(ReachView Village)

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Position ID: V-OSH1235 Last Modified: 15 Oct 2018 Last Full Update: 15 Oct 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactChristine Corrigan, Recreation Manager/ Volunteer Coordinator, ReachView Village; Phone: 905-852-5191 ext 107; Email:
DutiesBe a friendly visitor to a resident * engage in conversation, reminisce * play games, do crafts, go for walks * tailor visits around the residents' hobbies and interests as well as their physical and cognitive abilities
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ClientsResidents of ReachView
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Senior's Activity Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
LocationReachView Village Long Term Care, 130 Reach St, Uxbridge
Number of PositionsUxbridge (Township of) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsMust have a Vulnerable Sectors Police Check and Two Step TB test
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Organization NameReachView Village
Office Phone905-852-5191
Address & Map
130 Reach St
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1L3
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