Christian Hospice Visiting Volunteer

(Barrie Christian Hospice)

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Position ID: V-MID0346 Last Modified: 04 Mar 2021 Last Full Update: 15 Apr 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactNicoline Van Winden-Bonilla, Office Administrator, Barrie Christian Hospice; Phone: 705-734-9973; Fax: 705-734-1412; Email:
DutiesVisiting volunteers provide emotional support to people experiencing life threatening illness * support for their caregivers or family includes respite care and counselling.
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ClientsIndividuals with life threatening illness.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestDistress / Crisis / Bereavement Support ; Friend / Penpal ; Health Care ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCounseling & Support ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Christian values, good communication skills and emotional maturity and stability.
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Flexible to meet the needs of the client and the availability of the volunteer.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown - Activities take place in client's home, hospital, nursing home or other care setting.
Number of PositionsBarrie ; Christian Island ; Coldwater ; Collingwood ; Elmvale ; Midland ; Orillia ; Penetanguishene ; Springwater ; Tay ; Tiny 
15 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationCar required - Volunteer will be required to provide own transportation to the location of the hospice patients they visit.
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceNot Available
Agency Details
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Organization NameBarrie Christian Hospice
Office PhoneResidence 705-734-9973
Address & Map
Minesing, ON
Mailing Address1926 26 Hwy W 
Minesing, ON L9X 0G4