Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton

VOLUNTEERING: A Great Way To Grow

Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

420 East Street North
Sarnia, Ontario
Canada
N7T 6Y5

Contact Name: Sarah Mann
Website: https://beta.mssociety.ca/chapter/sarnia-lambton-chapter
Phone: 519‑332‑4015
Fax:
Email: info.sarnia@mssociety.ca

Services

The Sarnia Lambton Chapter was formed by a group of concerned citizens in 1966.  Our objective is to raise funds for research and to provide services to persons with MS in Lambton County.  The hard work of our volunteers helps to make this possible.   The chapter operates with a volunteer board and 2 part time staff.   Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable disease, but you’re not alone. There are people in your community who understand what you and your family and friends are experiencing. Our chapter is here to help. The primary clients of the MS Society of Canada are people who are:  Living with a diagnosis of MS Waiting for a diagnosis with respect to MS Close to a person with MS, such as family and friends Caregivers to a person with MS, who may also include family and friends In addition to serving its primary clients, MS Society volunteers and staff also provide information and support to health professional, employers, institutions and students. 1. Information & Referral about multiple sclerosis 2. Support & Supportive Counseling Sarnia Support Group (for persons with MS) County Support Group (for persons with MS) Caregivers Group (for caregivers of persons with MS) Newly Diagnosed Group Individual Advocacy FUNDING ASSISTANCE may be available to assist in purchasing necessary equipment. Equipment Program Special Assistance Program EDUCATION is offered for persons with MS and their families, chapter members, health care professionals and others in the community.

Volunteer Roles

Volunteer Opportunities

MS Society Committee Volunteers Needed

Posted on January 8th, 2019

Be a leader in your community by helping plan and execute local fundraising events for the MS Society of Canada. Committee members help to plan, recruit volunteers, find sponsors, plan and execute the logistical elements of local fundraising events including Mandarin MS Walk, MS Carnation Campaign and more! We are looking for people with experience […]

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MS Society Event Volunteers Needed!

Posted on January 19th, 2018

The MS Society is currently recruiting volunteers to help out with the 2019 events! Have fun, meet some new people and make a difference in the lives of those living with MS! Events include: Mandarin MS Walk – April 28 Carnation Campaign – May 9-11 Please contact Sydney Crellin for more information. 1-888-510-7777 ext. 3306 […]

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Support Group / Live & Learn Facilitator

Posted on October 5th, 2017

Multiple Sclerosis Society is seeking 1-2 volunteer(s) to facilitate our Support Group/Live & Learn program. The Live and Learn program occurs the third Wed of every month from 12-1:30 at a local retirement home.  We have guest speakers come in to cover topics of interest, with time after the speaker for supportive conversation and fellowship […]

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Bingo Volunteers Needed

Posted on February 24th, 2016

The MS Society is currently looking for people to have fun and help at Bingo! This position would be ideal for someone who is retired. Bingo occur two (2), to three (3) times a month for two (2) hours slots. So, that works out to six (6) hours a month. No handling of cash is […]

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