Service

Event Time and Date

Monday, May 15 2017, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
15 Days until this Event

Baycrest Health Sciences is seeking youth volunteers (18-25) to assist with a new study examining the efficacy of youth volunteer-led cognitive stimulation for long-term care home residents with mild to moderate dementia. Youth volunteers will be trained to make friendly visits to aging adult. Youth volunteers will make three visits each week. Visits will take place over the summer. We need volunteers at Meaghan Manor (Yonge and Davisville), the Rekai Centre at Wellesley Place (Wellesley and Sherbourne), and the Rekai Centre at Sherbourne Place (Sherbourne and Carleton).

Skills learned include:

Data & Analysis: Use a range of methods and tools to collect and analyze data.

Leadership: Acts as an ambassador for department and / or Ryerson

Teamwork & Collaboration: Gain experience working as part of a team

 

For more information, please contact Chanile Vines (cvines@research.baycrest.org)

Baycrest Health Sciences

Event Category:

Volunteerism

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