Garden & Yard Maintenance

(South East Grey Community Health Centre, Markdale)

[ Add Record Add Record |  Suggest an Update |  Print Version (New Window) ]
Position ID: V-CWD0282 Last Modified: 10 Mar 2019 Last Full Update: 06 Jan 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactJacky Herbert, Volunteer Coordinator, South East Grey Community Health Centre; Phone: 519-986-2222 ext 6384; Email:
Duties Sweeping of sidewalks, raking & bagging leaves 
 Pull weeds and dispose of in compost or garden bags  
 Water plants, as needed 
 Transplant & prune plants, occasionally 
 Keep sidewalks and edges of garden in good condition and clear of garden waste
Benefits You will get a chance to meet new people and share your passion of gardening 
 Provide a meaningful experience for others in the community while being fully supported by SEGCHC staff 
 You will find out about the services provided by the SEGCHC and other community agencies
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone
Areas of InterestGardening / Yard Work ; Harvesting Assistance ; Nature / Environment
Skills/ExperienceEnjoy gardening  
 Able to work independently, and occasional with other staff & volunteers  
 Experience with gardening is an asset  
 Experience in helping others learn new skills would be an asset but not mandatory
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; 1-3 hours per week from April through October,additional assistance may be needed at peak times for gardening such as spring & fall clean-up.
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesTo be determined by volunteer availability
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationSouth East Grey Community Health Centre, 55 Victoria Street, Markdale
Number of PositionsGrey County ; Markdale 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationCar required ; Volunteer is responsible for own transportation
Start DateOn or after 01 Apr 2016
End Date31 Oct 2016
Agency Details
[  More Agency Info |  Other Opportunities |  Suggest New Opportunity ]
Organization NameSouth East Grey Community Health Centre, Markdale
Office Phone519-986-2222
Toll Free Phone1-855-519-2220
Address & Map
55 Victoria Ave
Markdale, ON N0C 1H0
View Google Map
Mailing AddressPO Box 360 
55 Victoria Ave 
Markdale, ON N0C 1H0