Special Projects


Health Programs - Healthcare Support for Seniors Assistants

About S.U.C.C.E.S.S.

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. is a multicultural, multi-service agency assisting people at all stages of their Canadian experience.

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. is recognized as one of British Columbia's largest social service providers. With over 20 locations, we proudly serve local communities in Greater Vancouver, Fort St. John and overseas in Taipei, Taiwan and Seoul, Korea.

Through advocacy, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. is also recognized as a prominent voice of positive social change.

About the Role

Healthcare Support for Seniors (HSS) is a 6-month project that aims to help seniors with language barrier to access health care. Major components of the Project include healthcare resources mapping, workshops on disease prevention/ health awareness and interpretation for medical appointments.

We are looking for volunteers who are interested in interacting with seniors to join our senior program. 

Main Responsibilities:

-Provide help in workshops

-Arrange logistics for clients’ medical appointment

-Data entry

Skills Required:

-Basic computer skills

Person Traits/Qualities Desired:

-Patient

-Enthusiastic

-Friendly

-Detail-minded

-Multilingual is an asset

Benefits of volunteering:

-Improve social skills with seniors

-Enrich social services experience

Location and time:

S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
G38 West Pender Street, Vancouver BC, Canada

Start as soon as possible

If you are interested in the role, please click on "fill in an application" on the bottom or on the right hand side of the screen. 

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Thursday, January 02, 2020 and Tuesday, March 31, 2020

  • Monday - Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Tuesday - Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Wednesday - Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Thursday - Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon, Evening