|Contact||Ms June Hannah-Cook, Co-ordinator of Volunteers, Wentworth Lodge; Phone: 905-546-2618 ext 1915; Fax: 905-546-2854; Email: June.Hannah-Cook@hamilton.ca|
|More Info Link||www.hamilton.ca/wentworthlodge|
|Duties||* Assist the hairdresser/barber with portering residents to and from the salon/barbershop in the Lodge. |
* Give aid as requested by the hairdresser/barber in the shop.
* Sweeping, cleaning up, towel drying hair, placing residents under the dryer and assisting with removing curlers and combing out hair.
|Benefits||Gain experience with seniors and working within a hair salon/barbershop. Transferable skills developed and enhanced.|
|Clients||Seniors living in a long term care facility.|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
Hours of current operation for the salon/barbershop are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday to Friday. Volunteer shifts can be flexible.
|Location||41 South Street West, at Lynden Avenue, Dundas|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; Free parking is available for volunteers.|
|Number of Positions||Dundas: 2 individual(s) |
Volunteers are needed immediately.
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Week|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (from 3 - 12 months) ; Minimum six month commitment is required, minimum 3 hours per week.|
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided ; On the job training by a certified hairdresser.|
|Transportation||On Bus Route - On the 52 Dundas bus route. ; Free parking is available for volunteers.|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group ; Client contact involves portering and assisting seniors in hair salon/barber shop.|
|Start Date||On or after 05 Sep 2011|
|Volunteer Categories||Assistant - Senior's Programs & Services ; Hairdressing/Nail Care ; Porter|
|Skills/Experience||* Comfort level with portering senior residents in wheelchairs. |
* Able to follow directions from hairdresser/barber.
|Additional Requirements||Vulnerable Police Check and 2 Step TB test required.|
|Liability Insurance||Not Available|
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|Organization Name||Hamilton. Community and Emergency Services, Homes for the Aged, Wentworth Lodge Long Term Care Home|
|Address & Map|
|Office Phone||* 905-546-2424 |