Capilano Community Services Society (Mall Shop & Walk Volunteer)

Organization Name: Capilano Community Services Society
Opportunity Title: Mall Shop & Walk Volunteer
Category: Social and Community Service
Commitment: Ongoing Opportunity (> 1 year)
Start Date: February 7, 2022
End Date: January 17, 2025

Email: marjorie@capservices.ca
Website: http://www.capservices.ca
Details:
  • Background/police check required
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
  • Training or orientation required
Opportunity Description:

We are currently looking for Volunteers to assist frail seniors with their shopping, go on a stroll and socialize at Capilano Mall in North Vancouver.

 What You Will be Doing

 Be part of a team providing companionship and support to frail seniors

  • Assist a senior with shopping
  • Enjoy friendly conversation as you stroll through the mall
  • Help deliver refreshments to a participant when group is socializing
  • Help with shopping bags

 Qualifications

 Have patience, empathy and enjoy meeting with seniors

  • Can assist seniors with impaired mobility, vision and hearing
  • Good verbal communication and listening skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Successful completion of Criminal Record Check

Time Commitment

1.5 to 3 hours per week.  Mondays 12:00 to 1:30 pm, Wednesdays 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

 Location

Capilano Mall – 935 Marine Drive, North Vancouver                                  Note: Cap Services office will be moving to Lions Gate Community Recreation Centre (near Marine Drive & Capilano Road)  in February 2022.

 

Benefits

 You will make a difference in a senior’s life, have fun, and meet new people

Apply now!

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