Volunteering for West Neighbourhood House (Serve a meal and bond with group of seniors) - Simplyk

West Neighbourhood House

Serve a meal and bond with group of seniors

248 Ossington Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada

8-20 participants

Morning or afternoon during the week

All year long

Donation: $1000 - $2500 depending on the size of the group and the meal.

What we'll do

Diverse older adults in our community attend programs at West Neighbourhood House to reduce social isolation and learn new skills later in life. Several times a year, the seniors celebrate occasions with a special meal. Serve a special meal for a group of seniors with your team!

Your team will receive: A volunteer orientation and tour Recognition in our Annual Report and social media channels Support from West Neighbourhood House staff A chance to connect with seniors from various backgrounds Vision West Neighbourhood House will work in partnership with the community to promote personal and social change in order to achieve a safe, health and accepting society for all. To this end, we will work with our resources and the strengths of the community. Mission Statement West Neighbourhood House enables less advantaged individuals, families and groups in the community to gain greater control over their lives and within their community. Guiding Principles Build bridges within and across communities Promote access to full participation in society by addressing barriers like illiteracy, inadequate incomes, unaffordable housing and discrimination of all types Assist people to meet individual and family needs Provide the tools and opportunities for people to control their own lives and to take on leadership in the community Advocate for changes in social systems that will ensure dignity, quality of life and equal opportunities for all. West Neighbourhood House values the dignity of each individual and the responsibility of each of us to care for others.

Contact

Ingrid Ximenes
ingridxi@westnh.org
(416) 532-4828