Health Region Volunteer Opportunities

By Saskatchewan Health Authority - PAPHR
January 31, 2018 - 8:02am

The following are Volunteer Service Opportunities in Prince Albert and area.

The Volunteer Services Department is in need of caring, compassionate and committed volunteers to fill the following service positions:

Friendly Visiting – (All Long-Term Care Facilities)

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, walking residents and Elders.

Shifts: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. daily

Monday – Sunday: Flexible: Once or twice per week.

Patient Navigators – Day Surgery – Victoria Hospital

Patient Navigators improve the experience for surgical patients by ensuring they are in the right place at the right time.

Shifts: 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.; 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Monday – Friday

Peer Navigator – Victoria Hospital

Volunteers are needed to assist and support newly-diagnosed cancer patients through the network of health and support systems in place. Excellent interpersonal skills and a caring heart are necessary for this position.

Shifts: Flexible, as needed and agreed upon with the patient.

If you are looking to contribute to your community, to enhance the lives of those around you or to gain experience in a professional workplace, then contact us to arrange for an interview.

You can reach the Volunteer Services Department at (306) 765-6010, by email at [email protected] 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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