CIUSSS-ODIM | Douglas Institute

Email address: 
benevolat [dot] douglas [dot] comtl [at] ssss [dot] gouv [dot] qc [dot] ca

Hospital specializing in care, research and teaching in mental health, affiliated with McGill University and the World Health Organization. Moving Ahead is a program which matches volunteers with people living in family-type residence settings.

Metro/Bus: 
Métro LaSalle, autobus 58 / Métro Jolicoeur, autobus 112
Address: 
6875, Boulevard LaSalle , Perry Pavilion, Room E-1146, Verdun, Québec

This organization's needs

  • Douglas mental health Institute is looking for volunteers who will work in the community with our users when they are transferred in order to help them break the isolation that comes from the mental health stigma, bring them for a coffee, go to museums, festivals, movies, shopping or for a bite to eat,. Etc. Be part of a great support system that can make the entire difference! | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • We need people like you, people with a heart. Mental health needs you! You dream of giving support and a smile to someone suffering from a mental health disorder, whether she is hospitalised and Douglas Mental Health University Institute or living in the community, volunteer now. Join our superb volunteer’s team and break some of our client’s isolation. Share activities with them. Take a walk in the park. Share a coffee in a coffee shop in their community close to their home. Play cards. Talk sports and latest news. Bring them shopping and go see a movie with them They need you!!! Help us de stigmatise mental health. If you are available for a year minimum for 90 minutes per week or more here are our coordinates: Karine Ravenelle at 514.761.6131 ext 4106 karine.ravenelle@douglas.mcgill.ca | Place of work: Verdun-Lasalle-Lachine principalement Read more...
  • We are looking for mature peopl. Able to work in the communauty with poeple suffering from mental health or start in the Institute at first but you need to be willing and able to follow them in their environment when they are transferred and come out of the Institute. Your role would be to help them get accustome and familiarized with their environment and also to break the isolation. These activities can be as simpli as taking a walk , going to restaurants for coffee, play cards, go to the movies, teach Englsih, go shopping, do the errands etc. There will be an interview, a refernce check of 2 people required and a police check for crimnal background. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Nous sommes à la recherche de bénévoles capables d'animer des groupes d'arts, de dessin, de peinture, de gouache, d'écriture etc et des bénévoles pour les accompagner au musée. Nous avons besoin de gens bilingues, ouvert à la santé mentale et ses divers aspects. | Place of work: On location Read more...