Horticulture Therapy Assistant Volunteer

Position Activity: Agriculture, Gardening / Landscaping

2-3 hours / Weekly
12001-44 St SE , Calgary, AB, T2Z 4G9 [Map]
Suitability: Adult , Adult Group (Non-corporate), All, New to Canada / Recent Immigrant, Student (Post Secondary)
Are you a crafty green thumb who enjoys cooking? Let your skills shine as a Horticulture Therapy Assistant Volunteer! You will work directly with a Horticulture Therapist that teaches participants how to grow plants both indoor and outdoor, cook with grown ingredients and make natural, eco-friendly crafts!

The primary roles are assisting with the program delivery, assisting the participants in the program activities and evaluating the program and participants.
The program runs Wednesday afternoons from 12:30-3:30 pm at our main office: 12001- 44 Street SE Calgary.
We are looking for 1- 2 volunteers.

A current police check and child intervention check must be completed prior to starting the program.

The CPAA relies on volunteers to offer meaningful programs to our members, so if you are interested in contributing to our mission by volunteering please contact Jelena at: 403-219-1574 or by email at: jelena@cpalberta.com

The Cerebral Palsy Association in Alberta (CPAA) is a registered non-profit organization and makes a difference in the community by enriching the lives of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities. Through our programs and services, we promote awareness, acceptance and understanding for persons with disabilities to live Life Without Limits. The horticulture therapy program is meant for persons of all abilities who want to become involved in creating and maintain an accessible community vegetable, micro-green and flower garden.