YOLDEN (Arts) @ Ren Ci (Bukit Batok Nursing Home)

Type

Local

Time Frame

19 Aug 2017 to 08 Dec 2018

Project Partner

Youth Corps Singapore

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 21 Aug 2018
Number of sessions: 12

YOLDEN ARTS ROUND 3!

As a volunteer befriender, you will befriend and facilitate arts-based activities (e.g. paint-blowing, sponge-printing and bean mosaic) for elderly clients of a nursing home. You will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage the elderly. The training curriculum will include:

(i)   AIC Wellness Programme – modified Art Expression Toolkit training; and

(ii)   NAC Sensory Art Training

Volunteer Befrienders are required to attend the following compulsory Orientation & Training sessions. Details as follows:

(i)   25 August: AIC Training & Ageing Simulation + Orientation at Ren Ci, 8.30am to 6.30pm @ Red Box & Ren Ci @ BBNH

(ii)   8 September: NAC Sensory Art Training, 1.30pm to 6.30pm @ Jurong Point

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 10 sessions, for a period of 5 months from August 2018 to December 2018, in addition to the compulsory Orientation & Training sessions.

Start: 25 Aug 2018 08:30
End: 08 Dec 2018 17:45
Vacancy: 18 out of 35 positions filled
Location: Bukit Batok Nursing Home (31 Bukit Batok St 52 Singapore 659251)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 1 25/08/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Orientation & Training 2 08/09/2018 01:30 PM 06:30 PM 5
Session 1 15/09/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 2 22/09/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 3 29/09/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 4 13/10/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 5 20/10/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 6 27/10/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 7 10/11/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 8 17/11/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 9 24/11/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Session 10 08/12/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 07 Aug 2018
Number of sessions: 12

YOLDEN ARTS ROUND 3!

Do you like interacting with the elderly? Are you keen to learn how to engage the elderly through arts-based activities? Are you ready to take on the challenge as a youth volunteer leader? If yes, come join the YOLDEN (Arts) programme!

As a volunteer coordinator, in addition to engaging the elderly, you will be empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the volunteer befrienders. You will take on a leadership role to coordinate the engagement sessions, manage the volunteer befrienders during each session, facilitate debrief sessions and discussions among volunteer befrienders, and assist in administrative work (e.g. attendance-taking and tracking).

Volunteer Coordinators are required to attend the following compulsory Orientation & Training sessions. Details as follows:

(i)   25 August: AIC Training & Ageing Simulation + Orientation at Ren Ci, 8.30am to 6.30pm @ Red Box & Ren Ci @ BBNH

(ii)   8 September: NAC Sensory Art Training, 1.30pm to 6.30pm @ Jurong Point

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 10 sessions, for a period of 5 months from August 2018 to December 2018, in addition to the compulsory Orientation & Training sessions.

Start: 25 Aug 2018 08:30
End: 08 Dec 2018 17:45
Vacancy: 11 out of 12 positions filled
Location: Bukit Batok Nursing Home (31 Bukit Batok St 52 Singapore 659251)
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 1 25/08/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Orientation & Training 2 08/09/2018 01:30 PM 06:30 PM 5
Session 1 15/09/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 2 22/09/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 3 29/09/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 4 13/10/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 5 20/10/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 6 27/10/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 7 10/11/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 8 17/11/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4
Session 9 24/11/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Session 10 08/12/2018 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 4

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 10 Mar 2018
Number of sessions: 12

8 March 2018: UPDATES TO YOLDEN ARTS ROUND 2!

Due to unforeseen circumstances,

  • Orientation and training has been postponed to 7 and 14 April
  • Additional sessions of the programme include 26 May, 23 June, 7 July, 14 July and 21 July (full day

Updated sessions are reflected in the list below.

As a volunteer befriender, you will befriend and facilitate arts-based activities (e.g. paint-blowing, sponge-printing and bean mosaic) for elderly clients of a nursing home. You will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage the elderly. The training curriculum will include:

(i)                  AIC Wellness Programme – modified Art Expression Toolkit training; and

(ii)                “Dementia Champions” training (Introduction to Ageing and Dementia & Communication with the Elderly)

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 10 sessions, for a period of 5 months from February 2018 to June 2018, in addition to the compulsory training sessions.

Start: 07 Apr 2018 08:30
End: 21 Jul 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 35 out of 36 positions filled
Location: Bukit Batok Nursing Home (31 Bukit Batok St 52 Singapore 659251)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 07/04/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Orientation & Training 2 14/04/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Session 1 21/04/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 2 05/05/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 3 12/05/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 4 26/05/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 5 02/06/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 6 09/06/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 7 23/06/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 8 07/07/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 9 14/07/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 10 21/07/2018 08:00 AM 06:00 PM 10

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 16 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 12

Do you like interacting with the elderly? Are you keen to learn how to engage the elderly through arts-based activities? Are you ready to take on the challenge as a youth volunteer leader? If yes, come join the YOLDEN (Arts) programme!

As a volunteer coordinator, in addition to engaging the elderly, you will be empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the volunteer befrienders. You will take on a leadership role to coordinate the engagement sessions, manage the volunteer befrienders during each session, facilitate debrief sessions and discussions among volunteer befrienders, and assist in administrative work (e.g. attendance-taking and tracking).

You will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage the elderly and manage the volunteer befrienders. The training curriculum will include:

(i)                  Training for Volunteer Coordinators

(ii)                AIC Wellness Programme – modified Art Expression Toolkit training; and

(iii)               “Dementia Champions” training (Introduction to Ageing and Dementia &Communication with the Elderly)

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 10sessions, for a period of 5 months from Feb 2018 to Jun 2017, in addition to the compulsory training sessions.

Start: 07 Apr 2018 08:30
End: 21 Jul 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 8 out of 10 positions filled
Location: Bukit Batok Nursing Home (31 Bukit Batok St 52 Singapore 659251)
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 1 07/04/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Orientation & Training 2 14/04/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Session 1 21/04/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 2 05/05/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 3 12/05/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 4 26/05/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 5 02/06/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 6 09/06/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 7 23/06/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 8 07/07/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 9 14/07/2018 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 10 21/07/2018 08:00 AM 06:00 PM 10

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 07 Aug 2017
Number of sessions: 12

As a volunteer befriender, you will befriend and facilitate arts-based activities (e.g. paint-blowing, sponge-printing and bean mosaic) for elderly clients of a nursing home. You will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage the elderly. The training curriculum will include:

(i)                  AIC Wellness Programme – modified Art Expression Toolkit training; and

(ii)                “Dementia Champions” training (Introduction to Ageing and Dementia & Communication with the Elderly)

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 10 sessions, for a period of 5 months from August 2017 to December 2017, in addition to the compulsory training sessions.

Start: 19 Aug 2017 08:30
End: 02 Dec 2017 16:45
Vacancy: 19 out of 25 positions filled
Location: Bukit Batok Nursing Home (31 Bukit Batok St 52 Singapore 659251)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training Session 1 19/08/2017 08:30 AM 05:30 PM 9
Orientation and Training Session 2 26/08/2017 08:30 AM 05:30 PM 9
Befriending Session 1 09/09/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 2 16/09/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 3 23/09/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 4 07/10/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 5 14/10/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 6 28/10/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 7 04/11/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 8 11/11/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 9 25/11/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Befriending Session 10 02/12/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 01 Aug 2017
Number of sessions: 12

Do you like interacting with the elderly? Are you keen to learn how to engage the elderly through arts-based activities? Are you ready to take on the challenge as a youth volunteer leader? If yes, come join the YOLDEN (Arts) programme!

As a volunteer coordinator, in addition to engaging the elderly, you will be empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the volunteer befrienders. You will take on a leadership role to coordinate the engagement sessions, manage the volunteer befrienders during each session, facilitate debrief sessions and discussions among volunteer befrienders, and assist in administrative work (e.g. attendance-taking and tracking).

You will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage the elderly and manage the volunteer befrienders. The training curriculum will include:

(i)                  Training for Volunteer Coordinators

(ii)                AIC Wellness Programme – modified Art Expression Toolkit training; and

(iii)               “Dementia Champions” training (Introduction to Ageing and Dementia &Communication with the Elderly)

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 10 sessions, for a period of 5 months from August 2017 to December 2017, in addition to the compulsory training sessions.

Start: 19 Aug 2017 08:30
End: 02 Dec 2017 16:45
Vacancy: 18 out of 10 positions filled
Location: Bukit Batok Nursing Home (31 Bukit Batok St 52 Singapore 659251)
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 1 19/08/2017 08:30 AM 05:30 PM 9
Orientation & Training 2 26/08/2017 08:30 AM 05:30 PM 9
Session 1 09/09/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 2 16/09/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 3 23/09/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 4 07/10/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 5 14/10/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 6 28/10/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 7 04/11/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 8 11/11/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 9 25/11/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3
Session 10 02/12/2017 01:45 PM 04:45 PM 3

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