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Activities involved
Companion/Visitor Medical Support
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: To apply visit www.bethanyseniors.com and fill out a volunteer application for Bethany Calgary
Languages Needed:

Other languages welcomed

  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit
New Listing
COVID-19 Support

Care Service - Mealtime Companion

916 18A Street NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1C6 [map]
2-7 hours / daily
Minimum 2 years
Many senior and/or disabled residents require companionship during meals. Our volunteers provide social enjoyment while assisting with the eating process by supporting, aiding and encouraging the individual. Through regular interaction you help residents to be as independent as possible and to maintain their dignity. Your contribution positively impacts their quality of life, and it is an equally rewarding experience for you as well.
Additional Details & Skills Required
A Volunteer Orientation session including Dementia and Safe Feeding training is provided. Volunteers interact with the nursing staff as an important member of our care team to ensure that the needs of each individual are respected and fulfilled.
Certification or Education Required
Training provided
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
This role provides vital social interaction with residents who are at many different places along their life's journey, and it is part of a whole commitment to compassionate care.
Activities involved
Companion/Visitor Medical Support
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: To apply visit www.bethanyseniors.com and fill out a volunteer application for Bethany Calgary
Languages Needed:

Other languages welcomed

  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit