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Position # 4459
OrganizationCompass Community Services, Guelph - Main Location
Position Telephone Support Volunteer - Seniors Offering Support (SOS) - Telephone Support
Location 20 Shelldale Crescent, Guelph, ON, Canada
Impact Statement Friendly calls for senior community members!
Description •Provide outbound calls to paired senior clients
•Complete social conversations, safety/wellness checks, provide medication reminders through the telephone
•Social calls might include conversations about daily plans, sharing stories with clients, and exploring action plans for crisis intervention
•Utilize a strengths-based, solution-focused approach
•May need to provide external resources and referrals to clients
•Staff will be available during shifts should any concerns arise
Required Information Police Check: Required
Training Details 1 on 1 training is provided by a staff member until the candidate is comfortable to start volunteering on their own.
Working Conditions Must have access to secure and reliable internet connection during shifts and access to a private setting where calls can be completed without distraction
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail Call times each week are based on an agreement between the volunteer and the client.
Age 50+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Senior Services, Mental Health, SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
Skill(s) Collaboration, Interpersonal Communication, Motivate Others, Problem Solving, Empathy
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Contact Colten Ura
Phone 5198242431
Address 20 Shelldale Crescent Guelph, N1H1C8

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