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Co-Chapter Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Children's Mental Health Ontario
Co-Chapter Leader must have lived experience raising a child with mental health challenges (parent, guardian, caregiver etc)  
 
Direct Support: Assess the community's needs regarding family peer support * ensure the development, communication, and execution of Peer Support within their community * flexible availability and use of methods in providing support for families * knowledge of mental health supports and services within the community * communicate issues or challenges with PCMH as they arise * communicate periodically with families through the peer support offered and/or through a distribution list (eg. email, newsletter, or mail) as necessary  
 
Chapter Development & Leadership: Provide support, direction, and leadership to local volunteers * participate in Family Engagement initiatives as they relate to advocacy for children and youth with mental health challenges * promote PCMH within the community to ensure it is a widely known resource to our target audience * recruit a Co-Chapter Leader to ensure the chapter runs without interruptions  
 
Administrative: Communicate with PCMH through email, phone, virtual and in-person meetings * ensure chapter email and telephone line are checked at a minimum every 4 days * attend monthly Town Halls and support resource creation by sharing your experiences and knowledge * participate in training opportunities * complete quarterly data surveys and respond to requests for information to better inform PCMH programming and support initiatives
Telephone Reassurance Hospice Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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VON, VON Durham, Hospice Services
Telephone and Zoom
One-on-one support * COVID-19 protocol - over the telephone
Foot Care Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
*assist nurse with administrative support at Foot Care Clinic * provide COVID-19 screening to clients
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty Street, South Bowmanville ON, L1C 2N4
Out of abundance of care, the Volunteer Program is suspended across all of Lakeridge Health hospitals. We are still accepting electronic website of interest forms and/or online application to join our volunteer team. I will connect back with you as soon as we are able to recruit new volunteers. We continue to hope for a better tomorrow. 
 
Volunteers in the Emergency waiting room are ambassadors and provide a friendly face and support to patients/families * this is a pilot project  
 
Offer support to patients who may be in pain, feel scared, disconnected on loved one's status * respond to the needs of the patients to offer comfort, minimize stress and provide the best patient experience possible * engage in conversations with patient & families * way-finding, escort people to various locations * ensure wheelchairs are available at all times * offer Patient Experience Research surveys
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Out of abundance of care, the Volunteer Program is suspended across all of Lakeridge Health hospitals We are still accepting electronic website of interest forms and/or online application to join our volunteer team. I will connect back with you as soon as we are able to recruit new volunteers. We continue to hope for a better tomorrow. 
 
Assist with meal support, social interaction, opportunities to encourage daily mobility/exercises * offer cognitive stimulation with bedside activities
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
At this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well. 
 
 
Volunteer year round at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospital * various positions in Hospitality, Patient Support and Retail * help greet and guide patients and families * Cancer Centre, various Clinics and Emergency Department * Gift Shop and Auxiliary Café
Wish Grantor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Make-A-Wish Canada
At the homes of Make-a-Wish children and families in Durham Region
With a volunteer wish granter partner, help to grant the wish of children in Durham Region * visit the children and understand the reason for the child's most heartfelt wish * complete and submit wish paperwork * create wish enhancements, special touches to keep the children excited about their wish throughout the process * solicit in-kind gifts * plan a 'send off' or 'presentation' party for each wish as appropriate * develop rapport with the child and the family and liason between chapter staff and the wish process * other duties as necessary and appropriate

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