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: Helping to set-up and clean up the program and refreshment areas, cueing participants and participating in activities to maintain program flow.

Days:

Wednesdays, 9:00am—12:00pm
Location: Silver Threads Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road

For more information contact

Anne Nelson
250-382-3151

annenelson@silverthreads.ca

Volunteer Computer Instructors for Seniors:

The Victoria Computer Club, now in partnership with Silver Threads Service, is looking for qualified volunteer computer instructors with expertise in: Windows 10, Android Devices such as cellphones & tablets, Chromebooks, Microsoft apps & programs, Google apps & programs. This is a perfect position for those retired and looking to pass on what they know about computers.

Duties include: Teaching seniors (55+) in any of the above topics. Teaching experience in front of 15-25 person classes is an asset, but training will be provided.

Days:
Mondays or Thursdays, 10:00am—12:00pm
Saturdays 9:30am – 11:30am

Location: Silver Threads Service, 286 Hampton Road

For more information or to apply, please contact

Rick Weatherhead
Training Director
Victoria Computer Club
http://victoriacomputerclub.org
250-381-7889
rick@islandnet.com