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Brain Injury Services

Brain Injury Services works to broaden opportunities and advance independence for those adults living with an acquired brain injury. Our skilled staff strive to empower each client to achieve his/her maximum potential through learned strategies - always with the utmost care and respect for each individual's preferences.

Keywords: Health and Medicine , Disorders


Brain Injury Services
225 King William Street, Suite 508, Hamilton, ON L8R1B1

Brain Injury Services url http://www.braininjuryservices.com/

Brain Injury Services Phone Number 905-523-8852

Brain Injury Services Email address ndelcol@braininjuryservices.com



Volunteer Information for Brain Injury Services

What services does your organization provide?
We provide a full range of rehabilitation programs and services.

We offer:

  • Supervised 24-hour-a-day complex residential care
  • Transitional living arrangements
  • Independent living supported by an extensive community services program.


Do you have any age requirements?
We require volunteers to be the age of majority. We may occasionally accept younger volunteers with written parental permission and approval from Senior Management.


Do you require language proficiency other than in English?
French, Mandarin, Polish


What time commitment(s) are you expecting from a volunteer?
Time commitments vary from one to ten hours per week. We make every effort to set up a visit activity and schedule to suit your interests and availability.


Are there any other requirements for being a volunteer?
Submission of a criminal record check.
Completion of online application form.
www.braininjuryservices.com/volunteers


Are there any specific skills and experience required?
Volunteering at BIS is great experience for post-secondary students.
We have placed volunteers that are enrolled in the following programs:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Kinesiology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Neuropsychology

Volunteers need to be able to initiate conversations, be motivational and accept supervision from staff.

What type of volunteer positions are typically available?

  • Recreation Assistant
  • Physical Reactivation
  • Activity Support

Do you provide training for volunteers?
Each volunteer will receive one on one orientation and support from the Case Facilitator working directly with the client. Volunteers also complete numerous online training modules. Some volunteer positions will require completion of First Aid and CPR at no cost to you.


What are the typical volunteer activities occurring at your organization?
Typical volunteer activities are as follows:

  • Socializing
  • Water Aerobics
  • Art Groups
  • YMCA Visits
  • Cooking Classes



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