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Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: Must be patient, kind and caring
Languages Needed:

Second language helpful

  • Flexible in schedule
COVID-19 Support

In-Home Memory Care Volunteers

#420 5920 - 1A Street SW, Calgary, AB, T2H 0G3 [map]
6-6 hours / monthly
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Volunteers will engage with dementia clients  to deliver brain boosting activities that support them with their diagnosis while providing respite opportunities for the caregiver to engage in self-care during very isolating and difficult time.
Additional Details & Skills Required
A tool kit of activities will be provider, including games, puzzles, and coloring books.  Training will be provided by Alzheimer Society of Calgary to ensure that volunteers are equipped with dementia-specific training and tools to deliver quality person-centered care to our clients.
Certification or Education Required
First Aid certification helpful.  Background in health care and education helpful but not necessary.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
An opportunity to make a difference to an isolated senior going through dementia and to provide the caregiver with some well deserved respite care.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: Must be patient, kind and caring
Languages Needed:

Second language helpful

  • Flexible in schedule