My Friends House

My Friends House is looking for volunteer Directors.
Contact: Ruben Rosen

Red Cross

Meals on Wheels Programme needs volunteers.
Contact: Tara Bone
tarabone@redcross.com
705-721-3313

Support Group

Our Support Group, headed by Brian Lucas needs another volunteer. If you could help out, please contact Brian.

Speakers Committee

We are always looking for fresh faces and ideas at the Speakers Committee. We pride ourselves on the quality of our speakers, so, if you would like to participate in this important group, please contact Ruben Rosen

Simcoe Vaccination Clinics Volunteers

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health unit is currently accepting applications for volunteer support in the COVID19 Vaccine Clinics located in South Georgian Bay (Collingwood, Wasaga Beach, Stayner), Barrie, Gravenhurst, Alliston, and Bradford. Applications received for Orillia, Huntsville and North Simcoe will be kept on file in case future opportunities become available.

COVID19 vaccine clinic volunteers provide support in non-clinical roles as described below. Individuals are welcome to submit an application for consideration. Submission of an application does not guarantee placement.

Vaccine Clinic Volunteers:

Provide excellent customer service by welcoming, directing and assisting clients.
Monitor lineups to ensure physical distancing and masking.
Disinfect and clean high-touch surfaces in waiting areas.
Screening clients upon entry to the clinic.
Volunteers will be asked to:

Commit 4 hours per shift.
Arrange for own transportation to and from each shift.
Stand for 4 hours at a time.
Work indoors and outdoors.
Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) (medical mask, eye protection, sometimes a gown and gloves) throughout the entire shift.
Once offered a position
Provide proof of a Criminal Record Check (CRC) through your local police detachment as soon as possible.
Provide proof of COVID19 vaccination or valid exemption.
Must be a minimum of 18 years old.

If you are interested in being considered for a volunteer position as described above, please visit the health unit website and submit a volunteer application. If you have any questions, please contact our volunteer coordinator, Renée Gaudet at renee.gaudet@smdhu.org.