4 Aug
2016

Volunteer Resources

Many steps are in place to ensure that you are well prepared to volunteer your time with us. Among them are an interview, sensitization training, orientation, job descriptions, an annual volunteer training session, a lending library complete with resources and our training DVD, a buddy system for on-site training in certain programs and regular follow ups …

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4 Aug
2016

Jeffery Hale–Saint Brigid’s Friends’ Foundation golf tournament

  The Jeffery Hale–Saint Brigid’s Friends’ Foundation is raising money to support the hospital in it’s mission to provide quality health and social services to all its residents and clients, in a safe and caring setting. The Friends’ Foundation will be hosting its annual fundraising Golf Tournament on Friday, September 16th, from 10 am – 7 …

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4 Aug
2016

Live training session for WE volunteers 2016

Training Session for WE volunteers! Become a certified Hero in 30! The Wellness Centre welcomes you to our free training session for our volunteers. Learn from our experts on topics such as sanitation in and around the kitchen, assisting seniors without pulling your back and general care giving etiquette. This session will take place on Tuesday Octobre 18, …

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2 Aug
2016

Day Centre Finale Show ‘A Trip Around the World!’

The 2016 Finale Show is put on by the dedicated staff of the Day Centre before they take a breather for the summer.This year’s theme was ‘A trip around the world’ complete with songs inspired by 12 countries around the world.This fun-filled energetic show for seniors attending the centre is also open to staff and volunteers. One of which is …

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28 Jul
2016

Caregivers’ Fiesta in honor of Quebec’s Caregivers Week

Caring Circle Café Tuesday, November 8 @10 am YOU give so much every day to those around you. In honor of  Quebec’s Caregivers’ Week the Jeffery Hale team plans to pamper you at November’s Caring Circle Café. Partake in  this Caregivers’ Fiesta and enjoy a morning of relaxation, conversation, creativity, pampering with a cup of calming tea …

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30 Jun
2016

Highlights from the Wellness Centre’ s Art Therapy Pilot Project 

Research shows that unsupported caregivers are at higher risk of distress, anger, depression, and even physical illness compared to those who get enough support. Having some time to yourself is SO important. That’s why, this June and July, Jeffery Hale Community Partners are  offering free art therapy sessions to caregivers in a very innovative  pilot …

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30 Jun
2016

Community Health Education Program Returns in September

The  Community Health Education Program  (CHEP)   offers a wealth of health promotion, disease prevention information at a distance in English.  These free video-conference sessions  are recorded and made into educational DVD’s that can then be viewed by community members and groups.  Past sessions have focused on a variety of topics many of which are …

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