Bingo Caller needed

Pioneer Square in Armstrong is looking for a Bingo Caller on Monday and Wednesdays 1-2 pm each week.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Garage Sale Coordinator & Assistant

Image result for allan brooks nature centre vernonAllan Brooks Nature Centre is looking for a Garage Sale Coordinator and an Assistant Coordinator. Your responsibilities would include arranging pick up and delivery of donated items, communicating with donors, and organizing volunteers. The garage sale will take place May 2017. 

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Event Assistant at Heritage Square

Heritage Square offers a safe home-like environment and round-the-clock nursing care for seniors who are no longer able to live independently. Volunteers are needed to help with parties and large activities for seniors on weekdays between 9 am-noon. 

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca


Animal Visiting Pet Therapy Participants needed

Hearthstone Manor is searching for Animal Visiting Pet Therapy participants to visit seniors with your friendly pet. Must enjoy interacting with seniors and be a non-smoker. Pet therapy certification required if available. Shifts are available Monday-Friday 10:45-11:45 am or 3:00-4:00 pm.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Activity Assistant needed at Hearthstone Manor

Hearthstone Manor is looking for 2 Activity Assistants to organize activities and help residents with board games. Must enjoy interacting with seniors, have an outgoing personality, and be a non-smoker. Dementia experience is an asset. Volunteers are needed for shifts on weekdays 10:45-11:45 am or 3:00-4:00 pm. 

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Secretary and Board Members needed at Abbeyfield House

Abbeyfield is a non-profit housing option for seniors, and the Vernon Society is looking for a Board Members and a Secretary to serve on the board. Must be able to attend a board meeting once per month. The Secretary would be responsible for taking meeting minutes. Members assist with decision making, fundraisers, and special events.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Visitor Counsellors needed

Image result for vernon visitor centreThe Vernon Visitor Centre is looking for Visitor Counsellors to welcome visitors to Vernon. Other tasks include stocking brochure racks, some computer work, and participation in various projects.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Special Olympics Vernon is searching for Program Volunteers

Image result for special olympics logoSpecial Olympics Vernon is looking for Basketball and Club Fit Program Volunteers to assist athletes with drills and skills. As a program volunteer you will be following instructions from coaches to assist the athletes. The basketball program runs Monday 6-7:15 pm and Club Fit runs Tuesday 6-8 pm. 

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Crisis Line and Good Morning Line Attendants needed

The Crisis Line is in need of Attendants to provide short-term emotional support to callers, give callers referrals for community agencies and give crisis intervention when necessary. Training provided. Must enjoy talking with people and able to maintain confidentiality of clients.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Friendly visitors needed for seniors

NexusBC Community Resource Centre (Better At Home Program) is looking for Friendly Visitors to spend one-to-one time with a senior for approximately one hour per week.  This is an opportunity to spend time with someone that is perhaps feeling isolated.  Activities can include playing cards, board games, go out for coffee, or just talk.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Bingo Caller needed at Canterbury Court

Do you love the excitement of BINGO? Then this might be the job for you! Canterbury Court is looking for a bingo caller. You must have good eyesight to read the small numbers on the bingo balls, must have a good voice to call up to 10 games per session, you must be punctual and be able to commit to volunteering every Wednesday from 6:45pm to 8pm. For more information, phone NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585

Do you enjoy swimming?

Special Olympics is looking for two swimming volunteers to assist athletes in the pool with swimming skills, as instructed by the coach.  Volunteers needed Sunday mornings. Please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services for more information at 250.545.0585