Telephone Reassurance Volunteer

(Community Care Durham)

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Position ID: V-OSH0112 Last Modified: 24 Sep 2021 Last Full Update: 24 Sep 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactMarcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator, Community Care Durham; Phone: 905-668-6318; Email: mmarchuk@communitycaredurham.on.ca
DutiesCall a list of clients as a friendly chat * provide social contact and prevent isolation
More Info Linkwww.communitycaredurham.on.ca
ClientsMajority of the clients are of the aging population
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestSocial Interaction ; Telephone Communication
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
 
16 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsApplication form with references * Vulnerable Sector police check - if completed within a 6 month period, no need to re-apply 
Volunteers are required to be fully vaccinated in adherence to COVID-19 protocols and the new Vaccination Policy.
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Organization NameCommunity Care Durham

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