Friendly Visitor

Provide friendly and caring companionship to residents. This position offers the opportunity to form a close relationship with a senior with dementia or other disabling health issues.

  • Suitable for an adult Volunteer.
  • Establish rapport with residents.
  • Volunteer must be responsible and independent.
  • Suggested activities may include reading, games, walking and socializing.
  • Listen to and provide support to residents.
  • Report activities, resident participation and concerns to the Coordinator of Volunteer Services/ Recreation Therapist.
  • Promote a sense of well being and contribute to the morale of the resident.