Organization Objective

Decrease seniors’ isolation by offering them an opportunity to meet friends,to socialize and participate in various activities.A few seniors become volunteers in the process of participation.

Volunteer Job(s) and Description
  • meals on wheels runners
  • animators i.e. to lead an exercise class for seniors
  • socializing with seniors,possibility of a friendly visit

Volunteer jobs include the above mentioned positions i.e. animators for exercise activity weekly,Wednesday or Thursday. Available to deliver meal on wheels to isolated seniors weekly accompanied by a driver.

Volunteer Requirements (language, special skills, etc.)

Need letter of reference. Good social skills,outgoing and ability to work independently.Training will be offered by the co-ordinator of volunteers.Very good command of the English language,French and a third language an asset;i.e. Italian.

Time Commitment

Minimum four months.

Contact Information Aida Vidzer, co-ordinator

Application Process

contact Aida Vidzer by phone or e-mail.


Newhope Senior’s Centre
6225 Godfrey Ave.
MOntreal PQ
H4B 1K3