There are many opportunities to volunteer with VON Algoma.
Adult Day Program
If you enjoy being with Senior’s, talking, reminiscing, playing card or other games,reading … etc then this is the program for you. The ‘Club’ as we like to call it is open 6 days week Monday through Saturday with a full complement of clients. For moreinformation on this program visit our Adult Day Program tab.
Volunteer Hospice Program
This program offers non-medical support to anyone living with a life limiting illness and their family. A 10 week course is mandatory before you can be matched with a client. Clients can be in their own home, LTC setting, or hospital. There is also a quick response team that volunteers can choose to participate in. For moreinformation on this program click on the Volunteer Hospice tab.
Bereavement Support Group
This program offers a safe and confidential support group for those having difficulty dealing with the death of a loved one. These groups are support groups only and do not offer one on one counseling. Groups are 9 weeks long for 2 hours a week. For more information on this program click on the Bereavement Support Group tab.
Bereavement Support Group Facilitator
If you are interested in becoming a Volunteer Bereavement Support Group Facilitator complete the application form. If you would like to speak to someone about any of
these Volunteer opportunities contact Kim Paradis, Supervisor at 705-942-8200 ext. 200