Côte-Saint-Luc/Hampstead

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  • 60 year old female, living in Côte St. Luc, with some mild intellectual disabilities, would like a visitor to meet with and do activities together. Ms. M.A. is a sociable person who enjoys doing activities or going on outings but prefers the company of others. Some possible activities: meeting for coffee, occasional lunch, movies, arts/crafts, baking or other activities of mutual interest. She also has an adapted transport service that can be used to meet someone in the Cote St. Luc or NDG area. | Place of work: private residence Read more...
  • Female, 93 years of age, lives in Cote St. Luc. Mrs. M.F. has macular degeneration preventing her from enjoying her hobbies of reading the newspaper, books or watching TV shows. She would enjoy receiving visits from a volunteer to discuss various subjects; history, arts, culture, books and who would also read current events from the newspaper to her. | Place of work: Cote St. Luc road near Westhill Avenue Read more...
  • Mrs. E. V. is Jewish, a Holocaust survivor, and someone interested in sharing her life stories. A driver is needed for the short 5 minute distance to the grocery store due to her limited mobility. Over time, Mrs. E.V. has become distrustful of others leading to her dissatisfaction and refusal to receive much needed services. It will take someone with patience and understanding who would be a good communicator, approach her gently to build a trusting relationship over time and with an ability to reassure her and make her feel secure. She lives with chronic pain, lives alone and prefers afternoon visits. | Place of work: Rosedale Avenue near CSL road Read more...
  • Team leader for door to door: We are looking for dynamic volunteers to go door-to-door to raise awareness about recycling. In an effort to increase the quality and quantity of materials sent for recycling, we are meeting residents in apartment buildings to inform them about good recycling practices and to answer their questions. No experience required, training is provided. Functional bilingualism is required. The team leader accompanies the volunteers and takes care of planning and organizing activities. The exact job description will be discussed with the volunteer coordinator. | Place of work: variés Read more...
  • Can you write in a language other than French or English? This volunteer opportunity may be for you! The Éco-quartier NDG plays an important role in raising awareness in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce. We meet residents to share information on our services and on environmental issues. In order to reach a greater diversity of people, we want to deliver leaflets on recycling, composting etc. in various languages. We are therefore looking for volunteers who can translate our leaflets into Russian, Farsi, Spanish, Korean, Arabic, Tagalog, Tigrinya, and Italian. The schedule is flexible, and remote working is possible. | Place of work: À distance Read more...
  • Do you like being with the elderly? Are you interested in recreations, friendly visits and using your skills? Then join our Volunteer Team and gain valuable experiences, meet people and get involved. To volunteer you need good people skills, speak English and French and have 2 to 4 hours to give weekly. Character references are required, training is compulsory and volunteer candidates must pass a police check. Volunteer information meetings will be held on Thursday, March 5th at 1:pm and Friday, March 6th at 9:30 am at the CLSC de Benny Farm, 6484 Monkland. To register please call 514-484-7878 ext. 63146. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • 85 year old male is homebound and often alone during the day. Following a stroke in 2006 his health has deteriorated and he is often depressed. He can walk with a cane but has reduced mobility. He speaks Romanian and English. He would like to socialize but cannot go outside. He would like a volunteer visitor to provide some companionship on a weekly basis. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • 93 year old Italian woman seeking companionship during the day. She speaks Italian and some English. She feels lonely at home, especially in the winter (gets the blues). A volunteer is needed to interact with her and have discussions or activities suitable to both persons. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • 85 year old Italian male seeking a volunteer visitor to offer companionship and discussions. He spends most of his day alone at home and does not attend any activity centres. Italian speaking volunteer is required as this individual only speaks Italian. Early morning or afternoon visits weekdays would be welcomed on a weekly basis. | Place of work: private residence Read more...
  • Graphic design - Remote work, flexible schedule, occasional volunteering. Notice to creative people who have basic knowledge in design software: we need your contribution for graphic design tasks such as computer graphics and layouts of leaflets and posters! You thus help support our environmental mandates, with occasional projects. | Place of work: à votre domicile / from home Read more...
  • Most of our isolated seniors living at home alone speak English and/or French but some are struggling because of language barriers and would like a visitor sharing their language and/or culture. If you speak other languages besides English and/or French, please let me know if you would be interested in offering some home visits. The languages sought are: Italian, Romanian, Russian, Yiddish, Polish, Greek, Ukrainian, Farsi, Spanish, Sri Lankan, German, Estonian, Croatian, Hebrew and Hungarian. You can share time with someone while practicing your language skills and learn about their cultural heritage. If possible, please send this information to your friends, family members, colleagues, community groups and/or parishes for those who may be interested. | Place of work: private residence Read more...
  • Volunteers needed to accompany seniors living in N.D.G. for a group grocery program. Tasks: assist a group of seniors on/off the bus, read labels, pick up food items, reach higher displayed items, converse and socialize, and carry bags. Skills/qualities: be bilingual, sociable, interested in senior’s needs and well-being, and physically fit. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Volunteer grocery shoppers and drivers are needed to visit seniors at home in NDG, Côte-Saint-Luc, Montreal West, Snowdon West and Hampstead, to provide them assistance with grocery shopping. The volunteer will travel with or without the client (depending on client’s health) to the store, purchase items, and return them to the client’s home. In addition the volunteer can provide some companionship and spend time visiting with the client on a weekly basis. Skills required: be able to handle grocery bags, be budget and health conscious, friendly, and flexible. English, French and/or a third language is required. Preference of availability is weekdays, but weekends are acceptable. Volunteers must meet with the volunteer coordinator, provide two references and pass a police check. | Place of work: NDG, Côte-Saint-Luc, Montreal West, Snowdon Read more...
  • A pleasant 96 year old woman of Italian origin would like an Italian speaking volunteer to meet with for companionship and take walks together. She is quite capable of taking walks with the use of a walking aid but would like to be accompanied. She lives on Sherbrooke Avenue between Madison and West Hill in NDG. Fluent Italian speaking as a language and either English or French | Place of work: private residence, Vendôme metro Read more...
  • A unilingual Farsi speaking 82 year old gentleman is in need of a volunteer to reduce his social isolation. He lives on Cavendish Boulevard near Sherbrooke Avenue. He also needs someone to occasionally accompany him to medical appointments to assist with translations from Farsi to English or French. His daughter is his main caregiver but she is having work issues due to the medical accompaniments for her father. If you speak Farsi and would like to spend some time providing companionship and/or translations for medical accompaniments you will be bringing tremendous support to this family. Fluent Farsi is required as a language and either English or French. | Place of work: private residence, Vendôme Read more...
  • A male volunteer is needed to visit with a 52 year old male who suffered a stroke. He is bilingual (English/French). He would like a volunteer weekly or bi-weekly to play cards or board games together, discuss current events, he enjoys movies and going for short walks if accompanied. He has some impairment but can communicate with someone willing to be patient. He has become isolated since his stroke and would really benefit from visits with an encouraging and positive person. | Place of work: private residence, Côte St. Catherine Metro Read more...
  • We are looking for volunteers willing to help low to modest income individuals in our community complete their income tax returns. Interested individuals should: have basic knowledge of personal income tax; be available in March and April, 4 to 16 hours per week; be comfortable using computers; be bilingual, other languages an asset; meet certain Canada Revenue Agency security requirements. Training is provided by Revenu Quebec, Canada Revenue Agency and the NDG Tax Coalition. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • 93 YEAR OLD WOMAN OF UKRAINIAN ORIGIN NEEDS A FRIENDLY VISITOR Mrs. O.Z. lives alone and is lonely. She has mobility problems but is good cognitively. She attends the Senior Citizens Council meetings. She is of Ukrainian descent and speaks English. A weekly visitor is needed to provide companionship and discussions. | Place of work: private residence Read more...
  • We are looking for volunteers to visit with individual residents. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • We are looking for dynamic volunteers to go door-to-door to raise awareness about recycling. In an effort to increase the quality and quantity of materials sent for recycling, we are meeting residents in apartment buildings to inform them about good recycling practices and to answer their questions. No experience required, training is offered. Functional bilingualism is required. | Place of work: On location Read more...
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