Walking Volunteer
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Walking Volunteer

Responsible To:

  1. Director of Resident Services
  2. Volunteer Coordinator
  3. Entertainment & Activities Coordinator

Purpose of Position

  1. To provide supervision to residents while they walk or are transported outside
  2. To encourage residents to enjoy the out-of-doors
  3. To assist staff in maintaining mobility of residents

Functional Responsibilities

  • Porter residents on the grounds in nice weather
  • Accompany residents outside who are capable of ambulating with assistance
  • Assist adjuvant with resident walking programs
  • Porter residents to programs and special events
  • Attend volunteer meetings as required
  • Follow all current Huron Lodge rules, policies and procedures


  • Ability to work with the elderly, their families, and other volunteer staff
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Physically be able to walk with residents
  • Reliability

If you have any questions about volunteering, please contact one of the following staff members:

Huron Lodge
1881 Cabana Road West
Windsor, Ontario
N9G 1C7 

Phone: For general information, call 311. For detailed inquiries, call Mary Carroll (519) 253-6060 ext. 8276.
Fax: (519) 977-8027