Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton

VOLUNTEERING: A Great Way To Grow

Technology Savy Volunteer

Posted: January 14, 2020 by

Fairwinds Lodge is looking for a volunteer who is familiar with various forms of technology such as cellphones, I-pads, computers and is interested in assisting seniors in our community with learning about these devices. Volunteers would be responsible for meeting one on one with residents to help answer their questions regarding their technological devices. Volunteers […]

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Evening Bingo Assistant

Posted: January 14, 2020 by

Fairwinds Lodge is looking for a volunteer who is able to assist residents in participating in the Kiwanis bingo held weekly on Tuesdays at 7pm. If you are interested in assisting seniors in this capacity please contact Tina deBakker at tina.debakker@siennaliving.ca

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Group Visiting Leader

Posted: January 10, 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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Volunteer Visitor

Posted: January 10, 2020 by

Visit a lonely and isolated senior on a weekly basis.  You can take them out or stay in and visit.  Our clients have lived productive lives but now find themselves alone and staring at the walls, unable to get out without a friend.  They have much to offer someone who takes time to listen!

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Storytelling Volunteer

Posted: January 10, 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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Weekend Bingo Caller

Posted: January 06, 2020 by

Are you available for an hour on Saturday afternoons? Do you enjoy working with Seniors? Join us! We would love to welcome you to the Fairwinds Lodge Volunteer Team! Contact tina.debakker@siennaliving.ca for more information.

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Crisis Responders Needed

Posted: December 30, 2019 by

Victim Services of Sarnia Lambton is a non-profit organization that provides immediate emotional and practical support to victims of crime or tragic circumstance. Crisis Responders are needed for weekdays, weeknights, and weekends. Training is provided. www.victimservices.on.ca or 519-344-8861 ext#5238

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CALL SENIORS

Posted: December 23, 2019 by

Volunteers are needed to ensure that seniors continue to receive their check-in calls through the Tel-Check program. Information sessions January 20 & 27/20. 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 […]

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MS Pizzafest Volunteer

Posted: December 17, 2019 by

Our 25th Annual MS Pizzafest is taking Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Sarnia Legion. Live music by CD/DC and cash bar, all proceeds supporting those in the community living with multiple sclerosis and national research for a world free of MS. Tickets  are $10 and can be purchased […]

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Relay For Life Sarnia, Event Experience Chair

Posted: December 10, 2019 by

There is a wonderful opportunity to create a meaningful event in your community that celebrates those who have lived, are living, and moving past cancer. The Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life event brings neighbors, friends, and community influencers together, united by the common goal of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer. The experience of […]

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