Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton

VOLUNTEERING: A Great Way To Grow

Storytelling Volunteer

Posted: March 09, 2020 by

Our seniors have life experiences and stories in their memory bank that are worth preserving for generations to come.  VON will provide storytelling volunteers with a set of questions.  They meet with a client once a week for eight to ten weeks asking questions and recording the answers.  They will then compile the questions and […]

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Member of Foundation Board of Directors

Posted: February 24, 2020 by

Members of the Foundation Board provide strategic leadership to VON by committing to excellence in advocacy and supporting VON to achieve its important vision and mission.  Board members oversee the VON Foundation, participate in fund-raising events and work to increase the visibility and knowledge of VON in the community.

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Group Visiting Leader

Posted: February 24, 2020 by

You can live in a building with lots of other people around and still be very lonely and isolated.  A team of two group visiting leaders go into a building where a lot of seniors live and lead scheduled times of guided discussion.  The aim is to assist them in getting to know one another […]

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Telephone Support Volunteer

Posted: February 19, 2020 by

Volunteers are needed to ensure that seniors continue to receive their check-in calls through the Tel-Check program. Volunteers are also needed to ensure that when people reach out to the Distress Line, their call will be answered. For over 40 years volunteers have been providing telephone support to isolated seniors and individuals struggling with day […]

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Distress Line Volunteer

Posted: February 19, 2020 by

  Volunteers are needed to ensure that when people reach out to the Distress Line, their call will be answered.  Contact Donna at the Family Counselling Centre 519-336-0120 #251 to register. Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer experience? Want to support individuals in our community, gain valuable training and experience, and be a part […]

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CALL SENIORS

Posted: February 19, 2020 by

Volunteers are needed to ensure that seniors continue to receive their check-in calls through the Tel-Check program. Contact Donna at the Family Counselling Centre 519-336-0120 #251 for information. Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer experience? Want to support individuals in our community, gain valuable training and experience, and be part of an amazing team? […]

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MS Society Council Member

Posted: January 27, 2020 by

Research, Programs & Services Committee Work closely with staff partner and Chapter/Community Council RPS Lead to directly contribute time, skills and expertise to advancing research and programs and services initiatives in the local community Actively participate in chapter programs (i.e. research updates, friendly visiting program, support groups, educational events) Help open doors to potential partnerships […]

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MS Society Council Member

Posted: January 27, 2020 by

Government Relations & Advocacy Committee/Lead Support and advance the MS Society’s work in Government Relations and Advocacy Work closely with staff partner and Chapter/Community Council GR/Advocacy Lead to directly contribute time, skills and expertise to advocacy for people affected by MS Reach out to personal/business networks to engage them in Government Relations and Advocacy activities […]

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Live & Learn Host

Posted: January 27, 2020 by

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

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Bingo Volunteers Needed

Posted: January 27, 2020 by

The MS Society is currently looking for people to have fun and help at Bingo! This position would be ideal for someone who has a flexible schedule.  Bingo’s occur twice a month for two hour time slots. No handling of cash is required and all training will be provided. Dress code is in effect as […]

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