Volunteer Algoma Monday, September 24, 2018
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Packer Quick View
Organization: Harvest Algoma
Type of Work: Performing Physical Work/Labour
Duties:
Help pack food boxes for schools, non-profit organizations, and customers As the demand grows for food, volunteers will be asked to pack boxes to be delivered to schools, non-profit organizations, and customers. Essential skills required are ability to lift up to 50 pounds, keen eye for detail (to ensure quality food is sent out), basic numeracy, data tracking.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Cook Quick View
Organization: Harvest Algoma
Type of Work: Performing Physical Work/Labour
Duties:
Prepare food for in-house preserves, meals, and special events. From time to time, Harvest Algoma will host special events that will require some help with preparing food. Essential skills required are ability to stand for long periods of time, lifting, chopping, and high heat/low temperature tolerance. You will also be responsible for labelling, plating, proper and safe food handling procedures, and more.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Processor/Preserver Quick View
Organization: Harvest Algoma
Type of Work: Performing Physical Work/Labour
Duties:
Preserving fruits and vegetables for off-season consumption is a priority for the Food Resource Centre. We will be receiving goods from local producers and otherwise that will need to be washed, chopped, blanched, dried, bagged, sealed, and frozen. From time to time, Harvest Algoma will be offering preserving services as well as product creation. We will be making jams, jellies, pickles, preserves, and more. Quality control is of the utmost importance so ability for attention to detail, understanding of product creation, kitchen skills, safe food handling, data recording for batch details, and packaging finished product.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Student Nutrition Program Helper Quick View
Organization: Student Nutrition Program
Type of Work: Performing Physical Work/Labour
Providing Services Directly to People
Duties:
Preparing simple meals: toast, bagels, pouring cereal, beverages, cutting fruits/veggies. Occasionally preparing eggs or muffins. Serving students in the Student Nutrition Program, collecting dishes, cleaning up preparation spaces.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Student Nutrition Program Shopper Quick View
Organization: Student Nutrition Program
Type of Work: Performing Physical Work/Labour
Duties:
Grocery shopping for the Student Nutrition Program. We need volunteer shoppers to assist with getting food to schools. Volunteer shoppers will be provided with a list of appropriate items to purchase and quantities.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Volunteer Community Outing Assistant Quick View
Organization: Ontario Finnish Resthome Association
Type of Work: Providing Services Directly to People
Duties:
The Volunteer Community Outing Assistant will help the TR/Activity staff while on outings with the residents of the long term care nursing home. Duties include portering/ escorting residents around the outing venue, helping to load and unload the wheelchair accessible bus, some assistance with food and/or drinks.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Volunteer Group Activity Assistant Quick View
Organization: Ontario Finnish Resthome Association
Type of Work: Providing Services Directly to People
Duties:
The Volunteer Activity Assistant will help the TR/Activity staff to organize, assist at, and implement various games, groups, special events, etc., for the elderly residents at the Long Term Care Nursing Home (MKK) and the Supportive Housing Facility (KOT). Will also help with portering / escorting of residents to and from groups.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Health TAPESTRY Volunteer Quick View
Organization: Canadian Red Cross
Type of Work: Providing Consultation/Advice
Providing Services Directly to People
Duties:
The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is seeking in the Sault Ste. Marie and surrounding area. Reporting to the Volunteer Coordinator, the Health TAPESTRY Volunteer will work to help people stay healthier for longer in the places where they live. The Health TAPESTRY Volunteer will work in this adaptable model of health care to connect senior clients with their primary health care team and their community, through the support of technology. Key Responsibilities • Visits clients in their homes to conduct wellness assessment surveys/questionnaires • Assists clients in personal health-related goal identification • Provides social connection to older adults • Communicates with volunteer organizations, family health team, research team, and/or community based organizations • Utilizes a tablet computer and other technology to provide information to identified organizations • Maintains up to date knowledge of health programs and services and acts as resource in the community through the use of approved information and referral sources • Works closely with program coordinator to schedule client appointments • Completes feedback and reports; and submits information to the volunteer coordinator Working Conditions • Visit clients at their home (average visit time from 1 to 2 hours) - the conditions of the client’s home may not be known prior to the visit occurring • All visits will be within the assigned community • Local travel is required. Must have reliable transportation by personal or public transit • Meetings and supervision may be in person, by telephone or through other electronic means • Must have access to a telephone, email and internet • Time spent engaging in activities will vary by a volunteer’s interest and availability with the average person committing 6 hours per month
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Volunteer for Fringe North Festival Quick View
Organization: Fringe North International Theatre Festival
Type of Work: Event Organization and Related Assistance
Duties:
Fringe North Theatre Festival is looking for volunteers to help out during the festival. There are many different areas that require volunteers such as box office, info booth, kids Fringe, stage crew etc. Each 'crew area' will have different responsibilities. For more info on details of any crew please contact info@fringenorth.ca
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available
Administrative Assistant Quick View
Organization: Canadian Red Cross
Type of Work: Administration and General Office Assistance
Duties:
The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is seeking an Administrative Assistant for the Health TAPESTRY program. The Health TAPESTRY Program helps people stay healthier for longer in their homes by bringing together volunteers, technology, communities and interprofessional health care teams. The administrative assistant has a key role in supporting the Coordinator in communicating with clients and volunteers, providing program information, scheduling, and other administrative support. RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES • Execute general office duties such as: telephoning, faxing, photocopying, filing and scheduling • Respond to volunteer recruitment inquiries (e.g. application forms, program info) • Telephoning of clients enrolled in program regarding eligibility, program information and schedule availability • Scheduling client visits based on volunteer and client availability • Maintains up to date knowledge of Health TAPESTRY program and services and acts as resource to clients and volunteers • Provide administrative support to staff • Perform other duties as required.
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Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking Available