YOLDEN Moments with the Elderly

Type

Local

Time Frame

18 Jul 2015 to 30 Nov 2016

Project Partner

Youth Corps Singapore

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 25 Nov 2015
Number of sessions: 1

Come join us in the national youth movement to create an elderly friendly Singapore. Roles of volunteer befrienders includes: (i) Chatting with the elderly (ii) Assist in physiotherapy sessions (iii) Engage the elderly during their lunch time. The commitment for this regular service programme is for a period of 3 months, on alternate Saturday mornings. We are looking forward to having more volunteers join us at the Home!

Start: 28 Nov 2015 09:00
End: 27 Feb 2016 12:00
Vacancy: 14 out of 22 positions filled
Location: Moral Home for the Aged Sick (Nearest MRT: Simei)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Default 28/11/2015 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 30 Apr 2016
Number of sessions: 17

Round 3 of YOLDEN is starting this May! Come join us in the national youth movement to create an elderly friendly Singapore. Roles of volunteer befrienders includes: (i) Chatting with the elderly (ii) Assist in physiotherapy sessions (iii) Engage the elderly during their lunch time.

The commitment for this regular service programme is two Saturdays a month, for a period of 6 months from May to November

We are looking forward to having more volunteers join us at the Home!

Start: 07 May 2016 09:15
End: 26 Nov 2016 12:45
Vacancy: 31 out of 62 positions filled
Location: Moral Home for the Aged Sick (Nearest MRT: Simei)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 07/05/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 1 21/05/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 2 28/05/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 3 04/06/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 4 11/06/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 5 25/06/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 6 02/07/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 7 16/07/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 8 30/07/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 9 06/08/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 10 13/08/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 11 27/08/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 12 03/09/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 13 17/09/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 14 24/09/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 15 01/10/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3
Session 16 08/10/2016 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3

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