Friendly visiting

  • Volunteers with good English or French communication skills needed as friendly visitors to spend time with seniors, visiting them in their homes. Must be at ease with an older clientele, be good listeners and be able to provide at least one reference. | Place of work: Quartiers Côte-des-Neiges ou Outremont Read more...
  • Care-givers would appreciate volunteers who can give them a much-needed break. Volunteers provide respite for someone who has been taking care of an older family member by spending time with and taking care of a senior while their care-giver steps out for a bit. | Place of work: Quartiers Côte-des-Neiges, Outremont et Ville Mont-Royal Read more...
  • Volunteers needed to help out by driving and accompanying seniors to their medical appointments. Volunteers must possess a vaid driver's license and be willing to commit for a minimum of three months. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • (#32728) Yellow DoorDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    We are looking for volunteers to help our members who are unable to leave the house to do their shopping, collect their mail, etc. or require an accompaniment. This service can be one time request but also a regular request, so this act of service is an excellent opportunity to interact with a member to break the loneliness experienced by older adults and perhaps to develop a friendship. Times and days are flexible.To apply, visit https://www.yellowdoor.org/get-involved.html or email to our Generations coordinator, Rocio Barreno, outreach@yellowdoor.org | Place of work: In the downtown Montreal community Read more...
  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Bénévole qui parle en français recherché pour effectuer des visites amicales auprès de résidents dans le CHSLD Bruchési. Exigences: Assidue, ponctuel, responsable et ayant de l'aisance avec les personnes âgées. Un repas vous sera offert si vous assurez une présence de 3 heures par journée de bénévolat. De plus, vous devez participer à une rencontre d'accueil. Au cours de votre bénévolat vous serez invité à participer à des formations et à des fêtes reconnaissance. Enfin, nous vérifions les antécédents judiciaires. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Bénévole qui parle Espagnol recherché pour effectuer des visites amicales auprès d’une dame au CHSLD Jean-de-La-Lande. Exigences: Assidue, ponctuel, responsable et ayant de l'aisance avec les personnes âgées. Un repas vous sera offert si vous assurez une présence de 3 heures par journée de bénévolat. De plus, vous devez participer à une rencontre d'accueil. Au cours de votre bénévolat vous serez invité à participer à des formations et à des fêtes reconnaissance. Enfin, nous vérifions les antécédents judiciaires. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • English speaking volunteer wanted to do friendly visits to a lady at the CHSLD Ernest-Routhier. Requirements: Hardworking, punctual, responsible and comfortable with the elderly. You will be offered a meal, provided you volunteer for at least 3 hours per volunteer day. In addition, you are invited to participate in a training that will last between 2 to 5 hours. Finally, we do a criminal record check. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Volunteers needed to help a blind person prepare for their move (end of March). Clearance work is necessary. Tasks of volunteers: plan weekly visits to the client, transport bags and boxes from the apartment to outside, pack the person's personal belongings, organize the disposition of boxes. Requirements: provide two satisfactory references (professional or within the framework of studies); a criminal record check (free of charge) is required. To become a volunteer, please contact Chatelaine Normandin. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Bénévole recherché pour effectuer des visites amicales auprès d’une dame au CHSLD Bruchési. Exigences: Assidue, ponctuel, responsable et ayant de l'aisance avec les personnes âgées. Un repas vous sera offert si vous assurez une présence de 3 heures par journée de bénévolat. De plus, vous devez participer à une rencontre d'accueil. Au cours de votre bénévolat vous serez invité à participer à des formations et à des fêtes reconnaissance. Enfin, nous vérifions les antécédents judiciaires. Bienvenue! | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Bénévole qui parle Inuktuk recherché pour effectuer des visites amicales auprès d’une dame au CHSLD Ernest-Routhier. Exigences: Assidue, ponctuel, responsable et ayant de l'aisance avec les personnes âgées. Un repas vous sera offert si vous assurez une présence de 3 heures par journée de bénévolat. De plus, vous devez participer à une rencontre d'accueil. Au cours de votre bénévolat vous serez invité à participer à des formations et à des fêtes reconnaissance. Enfin, nous vérifions les antécédents judiciaires. Bienvenue! | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • (#32501) NOVA MontrealDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    The description of this request is only available in French. | Bénévoles recherchés dans le cadre du programme Soutien à domicile/Soins palliatifs, lequel offre du répit aux proches aidants de personnes souffrant d’un handicap physique et/ou mental (dû, par exemple, à leur santé fragile, un AVC, un cancer, la maladie d’Alzheimer, ou encore une sclérose en plaques). Le programme apporte également un soutien émotionnel et psychologique au patient. Tâches des bénévoles: planifier des visites hebdomadaires chez les patients, leur tenir compagnie (en proposant un jeu de cartes, par exemple), les emmener faire une balade à pieds, effectuer des tâches simples dans la maison en l’absence des proches aidants; il faut également rédiger, pour la coordonatrice des bénévoles, un rapport mensuel d’activités. Exigences: fournir deux références satisfaisantes (professionnelles ou dans le cadre des études); une vérification (sans frais) du casier judiciaire est requise. Pour devenir bénévole, prière de remplir le formulaire de demande de benévolat disponible sur le site www.novamontreal.com. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • (#32498) NOVA MontrealDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    Bénévoles recherchés dans le cadre du programme Répit parental pour enfants, afin d'offrir un moment de répit (repos) aux parents d’enfants (de 0 à 6 ans) souffrant d’un handicap physique et/ou mental, ou de maladies chroniques telles que les maladies neurodégénératives, la dystrophie musculaire, la displasie broncho-pulmonaire, l'autisme, etc. Les tâches du bénévole: planifier des visites hebdomadaires chez les patients et éveiller et animer l’intérêt de l’enfant, avec des jeux et des activités stimulantes, permettant ainsi au proche aidant de se reposer. Note: les parents doivent rester à la maison pendant la visite du bénévole. Pour devenir bénévole, prière de remplir le formulaire de demande de benévolat disponible sur le site www.novamontreal.com. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Friendly visits for people with aphasia. Training will be given by speech pathologists. Volunteers are asked to visit these people in their living homes or go for coffee, to museums, parks, etc. They offer their presence and empathic listening while stimulating speech, reading and writing skills. We need patient, creative, autonomous and highly reliable individuals. Volunteers must also be comfortable working with people with various disabilities. With the support of the AQAP, volunteers design their own material and write a brief report of each meeting. | Place of work: Dans le milieu de vie des personnes visitées, dans différents quartiers de Montréal. Read more...
  • The Quebec Association for People With Aphasia (AQPA) is recruiting volunteers to assist in the stimulation of communication and language workshops and friendly visits. We are looking for commited, reliable, patient people with great listening and interpersonnal skills. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Support services in the home: Volunteers are needed to support parents with young children with intellectual disabilities and/or autism spectrum disorders in their homes. The children are living in the Lasalle, Verdun and Montreal areas. We are looking for English or french speaking volunteers who are creative and fun; enjoy arts and crafts, games, homework help, etc. Visits are 2 hours and take place weekly or biweekly. | Place of work: To be determined Read more...
  • Recruiting Volunteers for Friendly Visiting and Home Support in Lasalle, NDG and Montreal. We are recruiting volunteers to help adults, teens and children with intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders and/or physical disabilities. We are looking for volunteers who would like to spend about 2 hours per week or every two weeks to visit our clients. Our clients would enjoy going on outings and making a new friend! Become a volunteer and help make a positive and meaningful contribution in our community! We also have a variety of other volunteer opportunities available! Please contact us for more information. | Place of work: To be determined Read more...
  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Visitez une personne âgée qui parle espagnole. Lui tenir compagnie pour jaser avec elle, la promener sur l'étage, la faire chanter, etc. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • We are always in need of people passionate about working in Mental Health. If you are open minded, empathetic, compassionate, and warm and if you are free 2 hours or more a week and are available for a minimum of one year, please contact us and we will discuss your opportunities. We are looking for people to do friendly visits with our users suffering from mental health as well as activities with them in the community to break the isolation such as walks-parcs-restaurants-card games- board games, movies, museums, festivals, etc. If you play music, if you would like to animate a bingo group, or animate different games we would love to meet you. N.B. We will do an interview, do a police check and call 2 of your past or present work- and -or volunteer references. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • 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 volunteers to help direct patients; do calls; friendly visits | Place of work: On location Read more...
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