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Volunteer opportunities

Become a Volunteer

The Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton has volunteer opportunities in the areas of fundraising events, programs and services. Currently we are looking for volunteers for:

Mindful Music – As a volunteer for Mindful Music, you will be responsible for visiting clients in Long Term Care facilities. At each facility you will be paired with 4 residents who are a part of Mindful Music. You will listen to their iPods with them, engage with them, and do some charting to show the effects, and/or changes in their behavior, demeanor etc. You will be required to complete training through the Alzheimer Society Sarnia Lambton as well as the Long Term Care home that you will be visiting. 

COMMITMENT IS 2 HOURS PER WEEK

 

Fundraising Events – This position varies depending on events being hosted. We have 4 major fundraisers throughout the year, and a few smaller ones. You would be responsible for assisting with the execution of the event, (ie. Setup, take down, planning, assisting with coat check, auctions, etc). There is no minimum commitment. You can choose which event(s) you want to help with.

 

Inspirational Memories – You will be responsible for assisting persons with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease and their caregiver to navigate around the Art Gallery and assist as needed with the Art Activity.  Inspirational Memories happens on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.

COMMITMENT IS 2 HRS PER MONTH. 


Volunteer Application

Various time commitments are required depending on special event and volunteer role selected. For more information and to register to volunteer, please fill out our application form or contact Vanessa Barnes at 519-332-4444 for more information.


Last Updated: 08/11/17
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