SIX YEAR-OLD BOY NEEDING A “TUTOR” IN PHONOLOGICAL AND PHONEMIC AWARENESS
New Vista Care Home in South Burnaby is seeking volunteers for a variety of roles working directly with elders with dementia, stroke, and other conditions relevant to rehabilitation sciences. Please email Margaret Hansen, firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.
COMMUNICATION PARTNERS NEEDED
A local non-profit that serves stroke survivors and others who are in need of communication opportunities is looking for student volunteers. Hours available would be Wed or Fri 10:30-1:30 or Wed 1-3. (Volunteer one hour or more per week). For more information, please contact: Marilyn Piticco Executive Director/Program Facilitator at email@example.com
Paul’s Club is a social and recreational day program in Vancouver (111 Robson Street) that has been developed to cater to the specific needs of those living with Early Onset Dementia. Diagnosis or symptoms prior to age 65.
Paul’s Club is open three days per week Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10 am to 4pm. Membership is limited to 15 members per day. We would be delighted if any undergraduate is interested in volunteering at Paul’s Club for any period of time and on any day. We do require a Criminal Record Check and are happy to provide a brief orientation.
Please call Nita Levy (Executive Director) 778 558 1894.
TEN YEAR-OLD GIRL WITH DOWN SYNDROME NEEDING ASSISTANCE WITH SPEECH CLARITY & SOCIAL CONVERSATION
A family is looking for a student from Linguistics/Speech Sciences who would be interested in working with their daughter who is in Grade 4 (almost 10 years old) and has Down Syndrome. She completed a speech and language assessment with her school to identify strengths/weaknesses and recommendations. She is verbal and conversational but still working on speech clarity and social conversational skills. They would like someone who can work with her using directions from the school SLP, in their home in central Burnaby (near Burnaby City Hall and Burnaby Central High School, just north of Deer Lake) for 1 hour, once a week. This will be a paid position. If you are interested, please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone/text 778-986-2107
SFU SUMMER CAMPS
The SFU Summer Camps team is seeking enthusiastic, energetic, and fun individuals to join their summer camps team. They are currently looking for ESL Camp and Mini University- Linguistics Camp Head Instructors and Instructors, who will be responsible for planning and carrying out various activities for campers. This is an excellent opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students wishing to become educators or to apply the skills and knowledge they have learned in their program. Camps will provide many different opportunities to implement lesson plans, utilize specific activities, and interact with children of all ages and abilities. The deadline for Head Instructor applications is March 5th, 2017 and the deadline for Instructor applications is April 9th, 2017. Employment with SFU Summer Camps will range from June 19th to September 8th. For any additional inquiries or information, please visit http://www.sfu.ca/camps/career.html or email email@example.com