Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the New Unionville Home Society.

The goal of the New Unionville Home Society’s volunteer program is to provide a range of rewarding and worthwhile volunteer activities that help to improve the quality of life for residents and their families.

The volunteer intake process and program includes:

•  Completing a Volunteer Application    Volunteer Application Form - Updated April 2014
•  A scheduled interview
•  Completing a TB test  (To be done through your doctor or medical clinic)
•  Submission of a Vulnerable Sector Police Check    YRP149 Vulnerable Sector Screening
•  Formal orientation and job-specific training
•  Ongoing monitoring and feedback
•  Opportunities for additional education and development

To participate in the program, volunteers must:

•  Be a minimum of 14 years of age
•  Be prepared to make a commitment of at least 50 hours over 6 months
•  Have fun!

There are numerous rewarding volunteer experiences to consider:

1)  Individual Volunteer Opportunities

2)  Student & High School Co-Op Opportunities

3)  College and University Placements

Volunteers make a positive impact in the lives of those that live in and visit Unionville Home Society. Volunteers develop valuable skills and knowledge, meet new people, and have a lot of fun along the way.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Volunteer Services Department:

Volunteer Services Contact: Nicole Barton
Telephone: (905) 477 – 2839 ext. 4240

Email: nbarton@uhs.on.ca