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Position # 4142
OrganizationElliott Community (The)
Position Pet Visitor Volunteer
Location The Elliott Community
Description - To provide an opportunity for residents to interact and bond with animals
- Check in with Recreationist prior to beginning visits for staff to indicate which residents would benefit from a pet visitor.
- Allow opportunities for resident to pet/handle the animal (as appropriate)
- Pet must be obedient and have a high tolerance for human contact
- Pet must have current immunization records
- Small to medium sized dogs with medium to low energy
Required Information References Required
Training Details Orientation ; Training is provided and required.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail Monday: Morning, Afternoon
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon
Age 14+
Ideal for An Individual, Youth, Older Adults/Seniors
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Animals/Pets, Caring Support, Healthcare , Senior Services, Volunteerism
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Written Communication, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Sensitivity, Empathy
How to Apply
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Contact Alicia Donaghy/Michelle Holland
Phone 519-822-0491 Ext. 2232
Address 170 Metcalfe Street Guelph, N1E 4Y3
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