Entraide Bénévole Métro (#30732)

Organisation: 
Entraide Bénévole Métro
Wheel chair accessible
Entraide Bénévole Métro is a community organization that helps seniors living in the downtown core remain independent in the community. Our main services are friendly visits, medical accompaniments, grocery shopping (with or without the client), daily phone calls as well as income tax preparation for low income seniors. All our services are provided free of charge to our clients through trained volunteers.
The description of this request is only available in French. | Bénévoles recherchés pour visites amicales aux aînés isolés. Les bénévoles doivent être capables de communiquer en anglais ou en français. On recherche de personnes amicales, ouvertes d'esprit et de nature patiente. Les bénévoles devront fournir deux références professionnelles de personnes qui les connaissent depuis au moins six mois. Les références extérieures à Montréal ou du Canada seront contactées par courriel. Les bénévoles devront aussi fournir deux pièces d'identité avec photo et remplir un formulaire de vérification pour la police. | Place of work: On location
Location: 
Centre-Ville
Language: 
Vietnamien | Espagnol | Allemand | Français | Bilingue (F/A)
Causes: 
Seniors
Activities: 
Friendly visiting
Advantages: 
Bus tickets | Training | Supervision
Length of commitment: 
Deux heures par semaine pour deux mois
Contact: 
Valeri Batten, Coordonnatrice / Coordinator of volunteer services / 514.939.9575 / ebmmetro@vif.com
Place of work: 
On location
Metro/Bus: 
Métro Guy-Concordia / 165 bus
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Request number: 
30732

This organization's needs

  • Volunteers needed to accompany seniors to their medical appointments. Volunteers must be able to communicate in English, French or Spanish, have patience and good listening skills, and must provide two professional references from persons who have known them for a minimum of six months. References from outside of Montreal or Canada must be supplied by e-mail. Volunteers must also furnish two pieces of ID with photo and fill out a police verification form. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Volunteers needed to help seniors with their grocery shopping. Volunteers must be able to communicate in English or French, have good listening skills and have the ability and interest to do grocery shopping. Volunteers must provide two professional references from persons who have known them for a minimum of six months. References from outside of Montreal or Canada must be supplied by e-mail. Volunteers must also furnish two pieces of ID with photo and fill out a police verification form. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Entraide Bénévole Métro is looking for a volunteer to friendly visit with an isolated senior who lives in downtown Montreal. She is 100 years old and speaks English and Spanish. She is very friendly and loves to interact with others however due to her reduced mobility she is unable to go out. Her days feel very long and lonesome. She is interested in having someone visit with her once a week to help break her isolation. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Entraide Bénévole Métro is looking for a volunteer to help an isolated senior with her shopping. She is in her late 70s, very friendly lady and speaks French and English. She needs shopping once a week, it will take around 45 minutes. She's available on Thursdays and the weekends, and lives near La Cité. | Place of work: On location Read more...