West Island Citizen Advocacy looking for advocates, active West Islnders to help
A seventy-four-year-old Italian woman in Dorval would really enjoy having a female volunteer advocate to socialize with once a week. She enjoys cooking, gardening and watching TV soaps. Occasionally she may also request accompaniment to local doctors appointments. She speaks French and Italian. If you have some time and would like to help, please phone Mimi at 514-631-9151.
A ninety-eight-year-old woman in Dorval would appreciate having a female volunteer advocate who could spend time with her at home while her daughter attends mass Sunday Morning. She would really enjoy having the time to chat. For more information, please phone Mimi at 514-631-9151.
A senior gentleman in Pointe-claire would really enjoy having a male volunteer advocate who could join him in some social and physical activities. He is very knowledgeable in the subjects of nature, gardening and politics. If you are interested and would like to help, please phone Yolande at 514-694-5850.
A forty-six-year-old Intellectually disabled man living in DDO would really enjoy having a male volunteer who could help him with his reading and writing. He would also enjoy going for walks when the weather is nice. For more information, please phone Yolande at 514-694-5850.
An eighty-six-year-old woman in DDO would enjoy having a cup of tea with a friend once a week. For more information, please phone Natalina at 514-694-5850.
A retired college teacher suffering from Parkinson’s disease, living in Roxboro needs help once a week with groceries and would enjoy going for a walk when the weather is nice. For more information, please phone Natalina at 514-694-5850.
A woman whose husband and mother both suffer from dementia, is in need of a volunteer advocate to provide friendly visits with her mother who lives in a seniors residence in Beaconsfield. Her mother is a lovely woman, very social and engaging. She enjoys scrapbooking and chatting. If you think you can help, please call Natalie at 514-694-5850.
A woman in her seventies with memory problems is in need of a volunteer advocate to come and visit once a week. Originally from the Caribbean, she is still very active, cooking and taking care of her husband who suffers from mobility issues, your visits would provide her some much needed time off her feet. If you think you can help, please call Natalie at 514-694-5850.
A bilingual Pierrefonds woman in her 50’s with a physical disability is in need of a female volunteer advocate who can help her with groceries and accompany her to the food bank. She would also appreciate accompaniment to medical appointments with adapted transport occasionally. For more information, please call Marla at 514-694-5850.
A young, physically and mildly intellectually challenged man living in DDO is looking for a male volunteer advocate to accompany him on outings. He enjoys movies and going out for coffee occasionally. He also needs someone to help him during his painting classes. For more information, please call Marla at 514-694-5850.