Volunteer Opportunities

Administration:

Assist staff with administrative duties including filing, computer work, mailing and other special projects. We're recruiting in:

Calgary: Email or call 403-261-7225

Edmonton: Email or call 780-453-8322

In Grande Prairie, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer or Yellowknife, Email or call 1-800-563-2642.

Garden Maintenance:

Keep the Fragrant Garden looking its best during the summer. Weed, prune, and get lots of fresh air! We're recruiting in:

Calgary: Email or call 403-261-7225

Have Wheels Will Travel (Driver):

Provide transportation by car for people with vision loss in your community. Flexible hours. Our drivers are friendly, punctual and responsible, have a good knowledge of their area, a valid driver’s license, a good driving record and a minimum of $1 million third party liability car insurance. We're recruiting in:

Calgary: Email or call 403-261-7225

Edmonton: Email or call 780-453-8322

In Grande Prairie, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer or Yellowknife, Email or call 1-800-563-2642.

Seniors Helping Seniors:

Many seniors with vision loss experience diminished independence and companionship. CNIB is seeking active, caring seniors to work with seniors who have vision loss. As a volunteer in this new project, your involvement might be as simple as a visit over a cup of coffee. You might also be asked to read correspondence aloud, go shopping, be a sighted guide or drive the individual to a medical appointment or community event. We're recruiting in:

Edmonton: Email or call 780-453-8322

Toy Pool Crew:

Every Monday from 9:30 to 11:30am at CNIB Children and Family Services, volunteers maintain and update a toy library database and lending library. You enjoy working around young people with disabilities, have good communication and organizational skills, good keyboarding and computer skills, work well independently with minimal supervision. We're recruiting in:

Edmonton: Email or call 780-453-8322

Vision Mate:

Provide sighted assistance to a person who is blind or partially sighted. Activities may include reading, computer assistance, shopping, recreation assistance, community access, going for walks and friendly visiting. We're recruiting in:

Calgary: Email or call 403-261-7225

Edmonton: Email or call 780-453-8322

In Grande Prairie, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer or Yellowknife, Email or call 1-800-563-2642.

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