(Home for Life South Georgian Bay, Collingwood - Campbell St)

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Position ID: V-CWD0237 Last Modified: 23 Jun 2021 Last Full Update: 08 Jun 2021
Opportunity Details
CommentsCOVID-19 Update 
Currently not running volunteer programs due to COVID-19, call or email for updates.
ContactVolunteer Services Coordinator, Home For Life; Phone: 705-444-0040 ext 149; Email:
DutiesDo you have a passion for gardening and have a few hours to spare? If so then this flexible volunteer gardener position is for you. This position will help local, older people who want to keep on top of their gardens and/or lawns but need help from the community to do so. 
Volunteers gardeners are needed to assist with maintenance of gardens and lawns when they can. This could include: light gardening, weeding, lawn cutting and/or planting on a one time, occasional or temporary basis. 
Usually, volunteer gardeners will carry out their tasks alone, but may be with direction from the person needing support.
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BenefitsMaking new friends. Helping people in your community.
ClientsAdults who need assistance in our community
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Gardening / Yard Work ; Harvesting Assistance ; Nature / Environment ; Seasonal Support (Fall) ; Seasonal Support (Spring) ; Seasonal Support (Summer)
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Various Commitment Lengths. Usually one time visits
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one
Minimum Hours2 (Total)
Dates and TimesVolunteer arranges time with client. Various times and dates available
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall
AccessibilityUnknown ; Various locations
LocationBlue Mountains, Collingwood, Wasaga, Stayner, Nottawa and Creemore
Number of PositionsBlue Mountains: 1 individual(s) ; Clearview (Simcoe County): 1 individual(s) ; Collingwood: 1 individual(s) ; Creemore: 1 individual(s) ; Grey County: 1 individual(s) ; Simcoe County: 1 individual(s) ; Wasaga Beach: 1 individual(s) 
7 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided
TransportationCar required ; Volunteers are responsible for own transportation
Police CheckRequired
End Date01 Mar 2020
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Organization NameHome for Life South Georgian Bay, Collingwood - Campbell St
Office Phone705-444-0040 ext 149
Address & Map
Collingwood Common Roof/Rotary Community Hub
199 Campbell St
Collingwood, ON L9Y 4J9
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Mailing Addressc/o Community Connection 
PO Box 683 
Collingwood, ON L9Y 4E8