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OPEN POSITIONS

VOLUNTEER NEWSLETTER COORDINATOR

  • Assist Community Programs Coordinator with production of quarterly newsletter for volunteers
  • Flexible schedule, work from home or CHATS’ Aurora Head Office location
  • Experience in Word and/or publisher an asset

MEALS ON WHEELS—NEWMARKET FOOD PANTRY DELIVERIES

  • Deliver packaged food to local seniors who are unable to access the pantry
  • Newmarket, 1st Tuesday of each month 
  • Mileage reimbursed

MEALS ON WHEELS--AURORA FOOD PANTRY DELIVERIES

  • Deliver packaged food to local seniors who are unable to access the pantry
  •  1st Thursday of each month 
  • Mileage reimbursed

OFFICE / ADMINISTRATIVE VOLUNTEER—HOME ADAPTATION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAM--BRADFORD

  • Assist with general office tasks, organizing, filing, follow up client calls
  • Approximately 5 hours/week for the summer
  • Suitable for student community service hours
  • Flexible day, 448 Holland Street West location

MEALS ON WHEELS – THORNHILL 

  • Approximately 3 hours/week, Wednesday morning deliveries available

  • Mileage reimbursed

  • Position in Thornhill available for July/ August only

VOLUNTEER TRANSPORTATION DRIVERS - YORK REGION AND SOUTH SIMCOE 

(URGENT NEED IN EAST YORK REGION, MARKHAM, NEW TECUMSETH, BEETON, TOTTENHAM, AND ALLISTON)

  • Support seniors to attend medical appointment and grocery shopping

  • Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

  • Flexible schedule—work around your commitments

  • Volunteers use their own vehicle, generous mileage reimbursement

ADULT DAY PROGRAM - RICHMOND HILL

  • Volunteers required to assist with facilitation of social/recreational program for seniors

  • Support wellness activities, serving and cleaning up for lunch

  • Wednesdays from  9:30 am - 2:00 pm

ADULT DAY PROGRAM - RICHMOND HILL- NEWCOMER SOUTH ASIAN

  • Volunteers required to assist with facilitation of social/recreational program for seniors

  • Support wellness activities, serving and cleaning up for lunch

  • Wednesdays and Thursdays  up to 2:30 pm

ADULT DAY PROGRAM--AURORA

  • Volunteers required to assist with facilitation of social/recreational program for seniors
  • Support wellness activities, serving and cleaning up for lunch
  • Fridays from  9:30 am - 2:00 pm

ADULT DAY PROGRAM--BRADFORD

  • Volunteers required to assist with facilitation of social /recreational program for seniors
  • Support physical, cognitive, social and emotional wellness activities 
  • Flexible days-- 12:30pm-3:30 pm to support lunch and afternoon activities

FRIULI TERRACE ADULT DAY PROGRAM – WOODBRIDGE

  • Volunteers assist with settling in,  small group activities, serving coffee, lunch and other recreational/social activities

  • Italian speaking volunteers an asset

  • Tuesday, and Friday opportunities

THORNHILL SENIORS WELLNESS PROGRAM

  • Volunteers assist with social recreational activities for a group of seniors
  • Takes place on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, 10:30-1:00 pm
  • Thornhill Seniors Centre

WOODBRIDGE SENIORS PROGRAM

  • Father Buffone Community Centre--Starts September 2018

  • 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month

  • Assist with social recreational program

  • 9:30-11:30 am

WOODBRIDGE SENIORS WELLNESS PROGRAM

  • Chancellor Community Centre--Starts September 2018

  • 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month 10:00 am-1:00 pm

  • Assist with social recreational activities, serving and cleaning up lunch

  • Drivers needed to pick up and return seniors to program

  • Mileage reimbursed

GEORGINA LUNCH OUT – EGYPT HALL

  • Drivers and program help required

  • Every Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

RICHMOND HILL RESTAURANT LUNCH OUT

  • Volunteers needed to drive seniors to and from local restaurants and join the lunch if you wish.

  • 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month

  • Mileage reimbursed

AURORA WELLNESS PROGRAM – IRANIAN OLDER ADULTS

  • Drivers and program help required for weekly program for Iranian older adults

  • Drivers required 9:00 am & 2:00 p.m. every Tuesday

  • Kitchen help required 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

RUSSIAN SENIORS WELLNESS PROGRAM

  • Assist with activities, serving coffee, lunch and kitchen help

  • Thursdays 9:30-1:00pm 

  • Richmond Hill United Church

PROGRAM SET UP & TAKE DOWN 

  • Volunteer needed to set up and take down CHATS Wellness Program Thursdays in Richmond Hill 

  • Help unload and carry in supplies

  • 8:30 a.m. set up tables and 2:30 p.m. take down tables

 

For more information, please contact Christine @ (905) 713 3494 or email to cmcgregor@chats.on.ca

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