Volunteer Training

Volunteer Training Program

Anyone interested in volunteering at the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region is required to complete volunteer training before the start of any volunteer placement.  Volunteers will complete self-paced online training, as well as attending customized workshops held periodically throughout the year at the ASNR office.

The program covers the following topics:

  • Overview of the Alzheimer Society
  • Volunteer Policies and Procedures
  • Normal Aging
  • Overview of Dementia
  • Losses
  • Expected Behaviours
  • Communication
  • Environment and Behaviours
  • Elder Abuse
  • Meaningful Activities
For more information fill out our volunteer application form or contact Christine Hurtubise, Coordinator of Volunteer Programs.

    Last Updated: 06/06/2019