Volunteer Opportunity

Contactivity Centre: Senior Driver

Volunteer Position Description We are currently looking for volunteers with access to a car to help transport seniors to necessary medical appointments. Many of our members don't have access to a car, can't afford a taxi, or have mobility issues. The volunteers would have to have flexible availability and be able to take cases at fairly short notice, as we may only receive confirmation of the appointment a week or so before it.
On/Off Campus Off-campus (Montreal)
Position Type Volunteer opportunity
Location Other (please specify address)
Address 4695 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O, , Montreal, QC H3Z 1L9
Neighborhood/Area Westmount
Contact with Clients? Direct volunteering with clients
Volunteer Tasks Accompaniment, Caregiving, Transportation
Volunteer Tasks (Other)
French required? No
Volunteer Position Requirements As we are dealing with a vulnerable population, we require that you be at least 18 years old and pass an SPVM background check.
Open to students in all degrees and disciplines? Yes
Targeted Degrees and Disciplines
Time Period Rolling basis
Start Date
End date
Length of Commitment Expected
Time Commitment Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Hours per Week
Training provided? Yes
Other Benefits
Benefits (Other)
Application Procedure Online application form, Email organization contact, Call organization contact
Application Contact Information rekha.birla@contactivitycentre.org
Application Deadline
Application Material Required
Additonal Application Information / Comments We will provide training on how to protect your safety and of the seniors, help them in and out of the car if needed.