Volunteer

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At the Alzheimer Society, we are dedicated to providing Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow… ®. But we can’t do this alone. We need volunteers of all ages and skills to help make a difference in the lives of people with dementia.

Volunteers are an important part of our team!

Volunteers are an important part of our team!

For more information about volunteer opportunities, or to become a volunteer with the Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland & Haliburton, contact Coordinator of Volunteer Services, Susan Simmons at 705-748-5131 / 1-800-561-2588 or by email [email protected]

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are an important part of our service team. We strive to find the best match for your interests and expertise and to provide meaningful participation in a volunteer friendly workplace. Training, orientation and ongoing support are provided whether your choice is a short term opportunity or a weekly commitment.

It's people like you who make all the difference. Become a volunteer today!

Here are some of the volunteer opportunities that we have at the Alzheimer Society:

  • Friendly Visiting
  • Board of Directors Member
  • Administrative / Reception
  • Fundraising Events
Friendly Visiting

Benefits of Volunteering

  • Improve quality of life

Whether it’s to help those with dementia, their caregivers or families, you can make a difference in your community.

  • Share your knowledge

We are always looking to our volunteers for new ideas, insights and experiences.

  • Be a source of support

Whether its through raising money, awareness or helping to deliver programs at your local Society, volunteering supports individuals with dementia and their families.

  • Learn new skills

Gain practical experience and advance your career

  • Become engaged in your community

By volunteering, you will have the chance to meet new people, connect with your community and make memories to last a lifetime.

  • Have fun!

Volunteering is a great way make a difference while having fun in the process!

Apply to become a volunteer

To inquire about volunteering with the Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland & Haliburton, please call one of our offices (see Contact Us), or contact the Coordinator of Volunteer Services: Susan Simmons at [email protected]

Here is our Volunteer Application Form.

Reception Volunteer