Engaging Youths, Empowering Seniors (EYES) Round 4

Type

Local

Time Frame

25 May 2019 to 17 Aug 2019

Project Partner

Montfort Care

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 07 Jun 2019
Number of sessions: 11

Round 4 of EYES is coming back this June! Be part of the group of Volunteer Befrienders who will be visiting seniors in the Bedok area.

As an EYES Volunteer Befriender, you are required to commit to the following:

  • Compulsory Orientation and Training on 8 June
  • 8 visitations + phone calls from June to August (exact dates below)
  • 1 outing with seniors on 13 July
  • 1 finale programme with seniors on 17 August

Interested participants are required to commit to 8 out of 11 sessions.

Start: 08 Jun 2019 09:00
End: 17 Aug 2019 13:00
Vacancy: 23 out of 35 positions filled
Location: The Red Box
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Compulsory Orientation & Training 08/06/2019 09:00 AM 02:00 PM 5
Visitation 1 15/06/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Visitation 2 22/06/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Phone Call 1 & Social Gathering 29/06/2019 10:00 AM 02:00 PM 4
Phone Call 2 06/07/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Outing 13/07/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4
Visitation 3 20/07/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Phone Call 3 27/07/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Visitation 4 03/08/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Phone Call 4 & Finale Preparation 10/08/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Finale 17/08/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 18 May 2019
Number of sessions: 12

Round 4 of EYES is coming back this June! Join us for regular visitations held in Bedok area.

We are looking for Volunteer Coordinators (VC) to partner with the EYES Exco on the following duties:

  • Overall management of VBs
  • Conducting of debriefs for VBs
  • Participate in the regular visitations and outings together with the VBs

As an EYES VC, you are required to commit to the following:

  • Compulsory VC Training on 25 May
  • Compulsory Orientation and Training on 8 June
  • 8 visitations + phone calls from June to August (exact dates below)
  • 1 outing with seniors on 13 July
  • 1 finale programme with seniors on 17 August

Interested participants are required to commit to 9 out of 12 sessions

Start: 25 May 2019 09:00
End: 17 Aug 2019 13:00
Vacancy: 8 out of 15 positions filled
Location: The Red Box
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Compulsory VC Training 25/05/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4
Compulsory Orientation & Training 08/06/2019 09:00 AM 02:00 PM 5
Visitation 1 15/06/2019 10:00 AM 02:00 PM 4
Visitation 2 22/06/2019 10:00 AM 02:00 PM 4
Phone Call 1 & Social Gathering 29/06/2019 10:00 AM 02:00 PM 4
Phone Call 2 06/07/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Outing 13/07/2019 10:00 AM 02:00 PM 4
Visitation 3 20/07/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Phone Call 3 27/07/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Visitation 4 03/08/2019 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 2
Phone Call 4 & Finale Preparation 10/08/2019 10:00 AM 02:00 PM 4
Finale 17/08/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4

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