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About the Position
Position #: 17238
OrganizationTrinity Village Care Centre
Position: Assistant - Recreation and Leisure
Location: Volunteer Office: 2727 Kingsway Drive, Kitchener
Impact Statement: Make a positive difference in the life of a senior.
Description: Recreation Assistants are needed in the Gathering Place at Trinity and on bus outings. These volunteers assist with safely portering residents to and from the programs and bus outings while socializing with residents.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Physical Demand
Training Details: Specific training is provided as part of orientation to ensure the volunteer can handle the physical and social requirements of porting residents safely to recreation programs and outings.
Working Conditions: Volunteers must be friendly, outgoing, responsible, physically able to bend and push wheelchairs.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: The date and duration of each outing is subject to the destination. All outings are scheduled a month in advance, and we work with your schedule.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Not on a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s): Customer Service, Verbal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Creative Thinking, Accountability, Empathy
How to Apply
Application File:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Judy McKnight
Phone: 519-893-6320 Ext. 310
Address: 2727 Kingsway Drive Kitchener, N2C 1A7


Volunteer Action Centre
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm