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Volunteer Poster

Volunteering Opportunities for Youth

Volunteer Poster

Join CNHPS and Volunteer:

  • In the Seniors Connect Café and Intergenerational Programs: serve refreshments, lead/participate in the in-person or virtual get togethers, help with organizational activities. Do you have a Kinesiology background? Lead in short chair exercise activities for older adults.
  • On a One-on-One Basis following appropriate training:
    • With an isolated older Adult: provide weekly friendly virtual chats or in-person visits. Help older adults find valuable local resources and social opportunities.
    • With an older Adult on a serious illness journey: provide emotional and psychosocial support and as needed: supporting them at medical appointments and in navigating the health care system; exploring health care resources available to them; making brief action plans; and/or mentoring in the process of advance care planning for future health care decision.
  • As a Peer Facilitator for Caregiver Support Groups: following appropriate training, facilitate group sessions or provide one-on-one support. (Must have had previous caregiver experience).
  • As a ‘Neighbourhood Connector’ in your own neighbourhood: following appropriate training, help your older adult neighbours who may be struggling
    • become connected with one another
    • with small acts of kindness
    • access health and community resources that would benefit them
    • explore ways to help them re-connect with things that give them pleasure
    • assisting them to find answers to questions that they may have.
  • In the following general volunteering tasks:
    • Fund-raising and grant writing.
    • Marketing and Advertising.
    • Assisting with event planning.
    • Assisting with other practical volunteer activities.

What is required to become a CNHPS Volunteer?
  1. Complete a volunteer application form (This form will also grant you Compassionate Neighbourhood Health Partners Society membership)
  2. Complete a criminal record check (at no cost to the volunteer).
  3. Endorse the CNHPS Society Statement of Values, Beliefs and Code of Conduct.
  4. Complete the CNHPS Oath of Confidentiality.
  5. Complete the interview process.
  6. Take the required orientation and training sessions.
We would love to welcome you as a CNHPS Volunteer! Contact Connie: neighbourhealth@gmail.com or 604-798-2023