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Virtual Technology Assistant Volunteer (via Phone)


  • WHERE
    Scarborough, ON
  • WHEN
    Ongoing

COVID-19 notes:

  • We have relaxed criteria for posting volunteer opportunities due to the urgent need for COVID-19 Response. Volunteers are responsible for confirming the legitimacy of the group or organization(s) they are working with. Never hand over money or confidential information to groups looking for volunteers.
  • Please confirm that the organization you want to volunteer with can ensure your safety.

DESCRIPTION

Time Commitment: At least twice a week for two hours each day
Location: Remote/Work from Home

About Us
Senior Persons Living Connected (SPLC) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization. SPLC's basket of services, programs and healthcare support complex and wide-ranging social and health needs of diverse individuals and their caregivers. People can access supports that are tailored to the individual, including: geriatric services, addictions and mental health services, care management and coordination, in-home supports, transportation, exercise and active living classes, health and wellness education and clinics.

Position Summary

This volunteer will be assisting clients via phone with their technology needs.

Position Description

• Teach and assist our senior clients how to use computers, iPads and smart phones by providing detailed explanations about computer applications, smart phone functions, and more.

Qualifications

• Good communication and verbal speaking skills
• Able to give detailed instructions
• Good attention span
• Skilled in computers, iPads, androids, cell phones and other related hardware.
• Patient
• Reliable
• Friendly
• Flexible with timing in case individual needs extra time.
• Able to document attendance and learning goals for client.

To learn more about our organization, please visit us at www.splc.ca.

How to apply:

Go to our website https://www.splc.ca/volunteer to download a Volunteer application form or pick one up from our front desk. Submit the completed application to lydia@splc.ca

For more information, contact:

Lydia Li, Volunteer Coordinator
Senior Persons Living Connected
3333 Finch Ave East, Scarborough, M1W 2R9
E-mail: lydia@splc.ca
Phone: 416-490-2966

Who You'll be Assisting

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SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected)

SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected) is a not-for-profit organization that cares deeply about the well-being of seniors and provides programs and services that meet the diverse needs of older adults and their caregivers from diverse backgrounds. For more than 35 years we've provided affordable housing and been actively involved in supporting independence


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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected)

SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected) is a not-for-profit organization that cares deeply about the well-being of seniors and provides programs and services that meet the diverse needs of older adults and their caregivers from diverse backgrounds. For more than 35 years we've provided affordable housing and been actively involved in supporting independence