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Storytelling Volunteer

Posted by on November 8th, 2019

Description

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 ten weeks asking questions and recording the answers.  They will then compile the questions and answers into a binder to present to the client.  Resources and training are provided.

Details

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Length of Commitment: 10 Weeks
Time Commitment: 1 to 2 hours per week
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Minimum Age Required: 16
Training Required: Yes
Training Provided: Yes
Skills Required: Listening, writing/keyboarding, reliability, punctuality, friendly, non-judgmental
Activities: Interviewing seniors to record their life story
Transportation: Personal or Public
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Contact Person

Name: Sheryl Guest
Position: Client Care Co-ordinator
Email: sheryl.guest@von.ca
Website: von.ca
Day Phone: 519-542-2310 X4267
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