volunteering

Volunteer Opportunities

Memory PLUS Volunteer:

Silver Threads Service is looking for a volunteer to assist the facilitator of Memory PLUS (Practice, Laughter, Useful Strategies) – a program designed for individuals to learn tools and specific strategies to help improve brain function and memory.

Duties include: Supporting facilitator with activities, maintaining program flow, helping to set-up and clean-up program and refreshment areas.

Days / Location: Thursdays, 9:00am – 12:00pm, St. Luke’s Church, 3821 Cedar Hill Cross Road

For more information or to apply, please contact:
Anne Nelson
250-382-3151
annenelson@silverthreads.ca
 


Arts and Crafts Assistant:

Silver Threads is looking for a volunteer to help a visually impaired knitter with their self-directed knitting projects during our Friday morning drop-in Knitting and Crafting time.

Duties Include: Helping the participant to select knitting patterns and reading them aloud so she can type them into her braille machine. Guiding her around the facility.

Days: Fridays

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Location: Silver Threads Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road

For more information or to apply, please contact:
Jennifer Jakobsen
250-388-4268
jenjakobsen@silverthreads.ca

Centre Support Volunteer:

Silver Threads Service is looking for a volunteer to provide support in all areas of the centre.

Duties Include: Assisting in administration, centre operations, program support and Food Services. A position with lots of variety.

Days: Thursdays

Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Location: Saanich Centre, 286 Hampton Road

For more information or to apply, please contact:
Anne Nelson
250-382-3151
annenelson@silverthreads.ca