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Health and Home Care Society of BC

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Care BC is seeking dedicated and caring volunteers to pick-up and deliver hot nutritious meals and provide a brief friendly visit and informal safety check to homebound seniors and other individuals in Vancouver and Richmond BC.

Meals are delivered Monday through Friday from 11 am to 1 pm. Volunteers can volunteer as little as one day up to 5 days a week and we are happy to work with you to find the most suitable days and delivery route for you.


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About Health and Home Care Society of BC

Location:

204-3077 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC V6H3J9, CA

Mission Statement

Health and Home Care Society (formally VON BC) has provided services to seniors for the past 120 years. Our Meals on Wheels program provides a noon day meal for those who want to continue to live in their homes, mainly the frail elderly. Our Family Respite Centre provides a home-like environment, day and overnight respite programs and professional and therapeutic care for adults and seniors, many with cognitive and physical disabilities, to enable their caregivers to get a much-needed break.

Description

Looking for volunteer opportunities to fit your schedule? We have various roles, flexible times and routes for volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels, visit with clients and ensure they are safe. If you don't have a car, we are partnered with car sharing programs or can match with a driver for deliveries or you can even deliver meals using you bike!

At the Family Respite Centre volunteers enhance the programs already established for our clients some of whom stay over night (short term only) or spend the day with us.Perhaps you could give a two hour commitment?

If you are seeking positions to improve the quaility of the life of a senior, wanting to give back to your community in a meaningful way and share your day then look no further...

Call us we'd be happy to place you in the most rewarding volunteer position possible!

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

204 - 3077 Granville StreetVancouverVancouver, BC V6H 3J9Canada

(49.2583,-123.13917)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 19
  • Orientation or Training
  • A minimum of 2-3 hours a week for 3 to 6 months or ongoing
  • Must have a valid driver's licence, provide 2 references and a criminal check record

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