Saturday, June 23, 2018

Caetani Cultural Centre - Gardening Assistant

Caetani Cultural Centre

Caetani House is the former home of renowned artist, mentor and teacher Seveva Caetani.  The centre provides quality art facilities that allow artists to experiment, develop new ideas and interact with fellow artists and the community through workshops, presentations and exhibitions.



Gardening Assistants needed until November:       
  • weeding
  • watering
  • yard clean up 
  • organic gardening practices are followed
Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Friday, June 22, 2018

Better At Home - Yard Worker

Better at Home program assists seniors 60+ with simple day to day tasks so that they can continue to live independently in their homes and remain connected to their communities.


Light Yard Workers needed:

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  • light weeding
  • mow lawns
  • rake and bag leaves

Contact Lisa or Donna at 250-545-0585 or betterathome@nexusbc.ca

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Caetani Cultural Centre - Poster Delivery

Caetani Cultural Centre
Caetani House is the former home of renowned artist, mentor and teacher Seveva Caetani.  The centre provides quality art facilities that allow artists to experiment, develop new ideas and interact with fellow artists and the community through workshops, presentations and exhibitions.

Poster Delivery Duties

  • deliver posters to local cultural and sports organizations, coffee shops,etc
  • this position is ongoing, approximately once or twice a month

  
Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Terry Fox Run - 2018 Coordinator



For over 30 years the Terry Fox Foundation has worked to achieve Terry's vision.  Every year Terry Fox Runs are held in over 9000 communities across Canada with the goal of raising funds for cancer research. 

September 16th, 2018   
                 
Volunteer Coordinator Duties:

  • coordinate all aspects of the Vernon 2018 Run
  • recruit volunteers for Leaders, Supplies and Event Day
  • secure donations and race day supplies
  • host and oversee activities day of the event

Contact  NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca                                                                                       

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

O'Keefe Ranch - Father's Day

Please join in the fun on June 17th and celebrate Father's Day at O'Keefe Ranch 

Volunteers are needed:

            ➧ Parking Attendants
            ➧ Greeters
            ➧ Games Attendants

 Contact Anita at 250-542-7868 to volunteer!

Friday, June 1, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Crib/Card Player

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.


Crib/Card Player needed:


  • play crib or cards 
  • assist with keeping score                               
  • must enjoy interacting with seniors


Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Abbeyfield House - Pancake Breakfast and Garage Sale

Abbeyfield House provides a home where elderly people in relatively good health, who may experience loneliness and insecurity, can enjoy the support and comfort of a homelike atmosphere while maintaining their independence.






Pancake Breakfast and Garage Sale Assistants needed:
  • Assist with set up of garage sale items
  • Assist with customer service and sales
  • Assist with clean up after event                                           
  • Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018
  • Time: 8:00 am to 11:00 am


Contact NexusBC at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Monday, May 28, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Group Activities Supporter

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.


Group Activities Supporter needed:

  • interact with residents
  • assist with directing guests
  • assist with leading games                                   
  • assist staff with various activities                  

Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Friday, May 25, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Bingo Caller

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.


Bingo Assistant needed:


  • set up bingo games for residents
  • assist residents to play Bingo 



Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Visiting Mate

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.



Visiting Mate needed:

  • visit with individual residents 
  • assist residents with puzzles      
  • assist residents recreational activities       
  • enjoy tea or coffee with residents
  • must have good listening skills
  • must enjoy interacting with residents

Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Bowling Assistant

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.



Bowling Assistant needed:

  • assist residents in bowling activity
  • keep bowling scores for residents
  • must enjoy interacting with residents

Contact NexusBc at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

EQuisdom Therapeutic Horsemanship - Sidewalkers


EQuisdom Therapeutic Horsemanship Association in collaboration with horses provides opportunities, tools and inspiration for clients to achieve healing, create transformation and enrich their lives.  The association creates a grounded space with the horses to connect, listen deeply, embody their wisdom and guide clients to reach for new growth and balance toward greater independence.

Sidewalkers needed:

  • ensure safety of rider
  • assist rider in grooming horse       
  • work as a team member 
  • be vigilant of other teams in area
  • follow instructors directions
  • Days: Mon. Wed. Tue. or Thu.
  • Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Polson Residental Care - Gardening Assistant

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.

Gardening Assistant needed:
  • assist with yard cleanup
  • prune trees and bushes  
  • plant and weed flower beds
  • maintain vegetable garden


Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Manicurists

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.



Manicurist needed:                      

  • assist residents with nail care
  • filing nails and removing polish
  • apply new polish and hand lotion
  • must enjoy interacting with residents
Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Friday, May 11, 2018

Polson Residential Care - Outings Escort

Polson Residential Care, operated by Interior Health Authority, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents' choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.




Outings Escort needed:

  • assist residents on outings
  • push wheelchairs to special events
  • must enjoy visiting with residents
  • must have good listening skills

Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca