Volunteers are vital to CapitalCare. They enhance quality of life for residents and clients and help to maintain their independence. Specifically, volunteers help by:
We provide volunteers with ongoing support and training and offer flexible daytime and evening volunteer opportunities. Volunteers do not require previous experience, however they must possess:
For more information, check the list of positions, or contact the Coordinator of Volunteer Services at the centre of your choice.
Volunteering During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Resident programs are open to volunteers 12-18 years of age. Proof of vaccination for COVID-19 is required.
Registered volunteers may contact the Coordinator of Volunteer Services at their centre for up-to-date volunteer information or refer to your email. New volunteers may fill out the online application.
Thank you to all volunteers for your time commitments! Your gift of time with the residents who call CapitalCare home is greatly appreciated.
Kipnes Centre for Veterans
Long time volunteer Scott and his 17 year old dog Jenny are back at Dickinsfield to do weekly visits with residents and staff. Jenny visited before COVID as well but is now just starting back. It was a nice stress relief for the staff who came to say hello!