Activities involved
Performing Music/Theatre
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit
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Musicians, Performers & Entertainer Volunteers (Adult/Senior Day Program)

7405 Paulson Street, Vancouver, BC, V6P 0J4 [map]
1-2 hours / monthly
Ongoing
Are you a musician / performer / entertainer looking to hone your skills? Or looking for more performance opportunities?
Are you interested in making a difference in the community?
Do you enjoy talking & laughing with seniors?


Learn more about ASK Friendship Society: https://askcentre.ca/

ASK Friendship Society, an Adult Day Program in Kerrisdale, is looking for a talented Musician / Entertainer / Entertainer to perform for our seniors at our lovely Adult Daycare Program (45 minutes - 1 hour per month, from 1:30 pm - 2:15/30 pm )

Our afternoon activity slot is from 1:30 pm - 2:15/30 pm on weekdays (closed on weekends & stat holidays). Our Program Coordinator will get in touch with you, work with your schedule to book you during that time. We ask for 1-hour session per month, ongoing basis. 

Our Musician / Performer / Entertainer Volunteers perform in front of 20 - 25 seniors. They play the guitar, some play the harp, some play the ukulele, piano.. and more. Duos / Trios are welcome! 

We welcome music from different cultures and languages, Cantonese & Mandarin-speaking musicians / performers/ entertainers are welcome, as we have lots of Cantonese & Mandarin-speaking clients. 
 
We have a digital piano (Roland HP137R), microphone & Bluetooth connected speaker available for you to use. Also, you are more than welcome to bring your own sound system, amplifier, speaker, etc. 

Have any questions? Contact us at volunteers@askcentre.ca or 604-263-7333.



More about ASK Friendship Society: 

	ASK is a Registered Charity that provides Adult Day Programs (ADPs) in Vancouver to seniors who are isolated and/or coping with chronic medical challenges. We provide virtual and out-of-home activities, programs, and social engagement as well as basic medical care that enables seniors to continue to live in their own homes and that provides respite to their caregivers.

	We have been in operation since 1976 and have a contractual partnership with the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority to provide ADP services in Vancouver. To meet growing demand, we have secured accommodation at two additional sites and are launching a major campaign to expand our footprint and services.


We require all of our volunteers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Masks are optional & will be provided if needed. 


If interested, please contact Youngmin (volunteers@askcentre.ca, 604-263-7333)
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
You get to practice being a star. Volunteer hours, reference letter, fun and warm place to belong!
Activities involved
Performing Music/Theatre
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit