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Seniors Connecting Seniors

Position Activity: Advocacy, Community Outreach, ESL / Language Support

4-10 hours / Monthly
6 months minimum
3639 26th St NE, Calgary, AB, T1Y 5E1 [Map]
Suitability: Bilingual in Canada's Offical Languages (English and French), Fluency in Languages other than English, Older Adult (65+)
Seniors Connecting Seniors will create connections between community members and the services of The Way In Network so that seniors in Calgary can access the services and benefits they need to age well and in the right place:

•	Find and connect seniors to The Way In Network who need help accessing outreach services, including information and referrals to other services and resources available to older adults in Calgary;
•	Participate and contribute to monthly meetings and training sessions at Calgary Seniors and other locations within Calgary; 
•	Provide interpretation for The Way In Service Coordinators and clients, where appropriate;
•	Participate in outreach activities at community venues, such as resource fairs and workshops;
•	Learn and raise awareness around elder abuse; including fraud and financial abuse;