HAPPY CLUB 2.0 @ Telok Blangah Heights

Type

Local

Time Frame

28 Jul 2018 to 31 Oct 2018

Project Partner

Montfort Care

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 03 Aug 2018
Number of sessions: 11

Calling out to all who loves exercise, fitness, Zumba and have a heart for seniors! Come join us as a volunteer befriender every Saturday, 9AM - 11AM at BLK 55 TELOK BLANGAH DRIVE from 11 August to 13 October.

Nearest MRT station: Telok Blangah CCL (10 min walk to Blk 55)

As a Volunteer Befriender(VB) your role will include:

  1. Befriending and engaging the elderly during the execution of exercises

  2. Ensuring the safety of the elderly at all times

  3. Assist with any ad-hoc duties

  4. Spread happiness and have lots of fun!

You will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage elderly during Orientation and Training on 4 August.

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of the 10 sessions, for a period of 3 months from 11 August to 13 October 2018.

Start: 04 Aug 2018 13:00
End: 13 Oct 2018 12:00
Vacancy: 11 out of 20 positions filled
Location: Telok Blangah
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 04/08/2018 01:00 PM 04:00 PM 3
Session 1 11/08/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 2 18/08/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 3 25/08/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 4 01/09/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 5 08/09/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 6 15/09/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 7 22/09/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 8 29/09/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 9 06/10/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 10 13/10/2018 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3

Volunteer Befriender for a day with HAPPY CLUB!

Closing date: 12 Sep 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Calling out to all who loves exercise and have a heart for seniors! Come join us as a volunteer befriender!

Date: 15 September 2018, Saturday 

Time: 730AM to 130PM 

Venue: BLK 55 TELOK BLANGAH DRIVE to HORT PARK!

Nearest MRT station: Telok Blangah CCL (10 min walk to Blk 55)

Roles of a Volunteer Befriender:

  1. Walking and befriending the seniors on during the event
  2. Watch out for the safety and wellbeing of the elderlies during the event
  3.  Assist volunteer coordinators in maintaining the group walking together
  4. Make lots of memorable memories :)
  5. Take a nice stroll with everyone and have fun!

The commitment for this regular service programme is only 1 day!!

This project is a Pay-it-Forward Award (PIFA) project supported by Youth Corps Singapore. PIFA is available for Youth Corps Leaders who have completed the Leaders Programme.

Start: 15 Sep 2018 07:30
End: 15 Sep 2018 13:30
Vacancy: 16 out of 16 positions filled
Location: Telok Blangah
Skills: Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
A walk to Hort Park 15/09/2018 07:30 AM 01:30 PM 6

Volunteer Befriender to a journey to Gardens By The Bay

Closing date: 03 Oct 2018
Number of sessions: 2

For the finale of project Happy Club 2.0, we plan to make it a memorable and exciting one by bringing the seniors on a trip to Gardens by the Bay. We will be visiting the attractions, conducting mini activities and catering lunch for everyone to bond and have an enriching time over at Gardens by the Bay. As we will be walking around in groups, we will be recruiting more volunteer befrienders in this one-time event to facilitate and join in on the fun. There will be one compulsory session for Orientation and Training one week before the walk!  Orienation and training will be on the 6 October 2018, 0830 to 1200 at 55 Telok Blangah Drive, we will be meeting all of you at the MRT first before heading to Blk 55. 

Journey to gardens by the bay:

Date and time: 13 October 2018, 730AM

Meeting point: Blk 55 Telok Blangah Drive 

Activities:

• Exploring of the Domes and areas around GBTB

• Mini amazing race at GBTB

• Catered lunch

Roles of VB:

• Walking and befriending the elderlies during the event

• Watch out for the safety and wellbeing of the elderlies during the event

• Assist volunteer coordinators in maintaining the group walking together

• Enjoy a relaxed, breathtaking stroll at Gardens by the Bay with everyone and have fun!

 

No prior knowledge or skills required to join this event.

This is a one-time event.

There is no fees payable for this event. Tickets, lunch and catered bus will be provided.

Please only sign up if you are certain that you will be able to make it for the event.

This project is a Pay-it-Forward Award (PIFA) project supported by Youth Corps Singapore. PIFA is available for Youth Corps Leaders who have completed the Leaders Programme

Not a YCS Leader yet? Join the Youth Corps Leaders Programme, registration closes 30 Sep.

 

Start: 06 Oct 2018 08:45
End: 13 Oct 2018 14:00
Vacancy: 16 out of 16 positions filled
Location: Gardens By The Bay
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and training 06/10/2018 08:45 AM 11:45 AM 3
Volunteer Befriender 13/10/2018 07:00 AM 02:00 PM 7

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