Position Activity: Companion / Visitor, Event Helpers, Performing (Music, theater, etc.), Visiting / Chatting / Socializing
1-2 hours / Flexible / One Time / Special Event
30 hours min commitment over all.
6215-124 street NW, Edmonton, AB, T6H 3V1 [Map]
Suitability: Adult , Adult Group (Corporate / Employee), Adult Group (Non-corporate), Elder, Family , Older Adult (55+), Student (Post Secondary), Wheelchair Accessible
With some guidance from our Recreation Therapist, Volunteers are welcomed to play a musical instrument for the residents enjoyment. Anywhere from small resident groups to individual one on one visits. We encourage when appropriate for singing along with the music to encourage resident participation. We may encourage residents to participate using small instruments. If you are a member of a group you may wish to volunteer for our many happy hours or special events. Qualifications • Enjoys socializing with residents in continuing care • Competent and confident with playing a musical instrument(s) • Accepts direction and follows guidelines • Good communication skills and positive attitude. • Ability to porter • Reliable, independent and trustworthy • Ongoing regular daytime / some evening and weekend volunteers.