Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region Home Care helps people who need supportive/palliative and acute care service to remain independent at home. Home Care encourages and supports assistance provided by the family and/or community.
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Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region
4211 Albert Street, Regina, SK S4S3R6
Volunteer Information for Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region
What services does your organization provide? Meals on Wheels, Telefriend, Companion Service, Transportation Service, Sitter Service.
Do you have any age requirements? 16 years of age and up.
Do you require language proficiency other than in English? No.
What time commitment(s) are you expecting from a volunteer?
Meals on Wheels: Once a month and up
Telefriend: Once a month and up
Sitter Service: One day per week for an extended period of time.
Companionship Service: One day per week for an extended period of time.
Transportation: Once a month and up.
Are there any other requirements for being a volunteer? Meals on Wheels/Transportation/Companionship Services: Require a valid Drivers License. All five programs require a Valid Criminal Record Check and 2 Reference Checks Completed.
Are there any specific skills and experience required? Must enjoy working with Seniors and people with disabilities. Have good interpersonal skills, be caring, understanding, discreet and non-judgmental.
What type of volunteer positions are typically available? Meals on Wheels, Telefriend, Companionship Service, Sitter Service, Transportation.
Do you provide training for volunteers? Yes. Shadow other volunteers for Meals on Wheels. Meeting with Volunteer Coordinator to go over material suitable for position applying for.
What are the typical volunteer activities occurring at your organization? Listed Above.
How will a person benefit from volunteering with Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region? Helping others is rewarding and beneficial. All home care clients truly appreciate all the volunteers do to help them out.
Do you accept high school students? Yes if there is volunteers opportunities available.