Volunteer service opportunities

The Prince Albert Parkland Health Region is in need of caring, compassionate and committed volunteers to fill the following service positions:

Friendly Visiting – Hafford Special Care Home 306-549-2108. Duties include visiting residents on a one-to-one basis or in small groups, chatting, playing cards, reading, sitting outside with residents, portering residents, taking residents to functions, shopping trips, performing small favours or walking with Alzheimer patients. Shifts are 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. or 1– 4 p.m., 6 – 8 p.m., Monday to Sunday, flexible — once or twice per week.

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“Loving Spoonfuls” – Evergreen Health Centre, Leoville 306-984-2136. Duties include escorting residents to and from dining rooms, assisting residents with meals when necessary, sitting with residents and helping to make mealtime a pleasant time. Shifts are breakfast, lunch and/or dinner meals, Monday to Sunday, once or twice per week.

 “On Call” Volunteers – Spiritwood and District Health Centre 306-883-4432. Extra volunteers are often needed for the long term care residents on an “on-call” basis, to assist with outings, parties, social gatherings, shopping trips, taking residents to appointments and other tasks. Shifts are as needed

If you are interested in this or any other Volunteer service position, or if you have a particular skill or talent you would like to share with the patients, residents or clients in the Health Region, please call your local health care facility to apply. You can also reach the PAPHR Volunteer Services Department at 306-765-6010, by email at volunteers@paphr.sk.ca  or find us on the web at www.paphr.ca.  We look forward to matching your talents and interests with the right position for you.

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