Acclaim Health: Ready to bring joy to an older adult who could use some help?

We are looking for caring individuals to volunteer and befriend older adults in Halton!

Are you ready to enrich someone’s life? Step into the role of a Visiting Volunteer!

Various challenges, such as dementia and loneliness, affect older adults in our community. Yet, by dedicating some time to be with them, you have the power to make a significant difference in their lives.

Explore our Visiting Volunteer opportunities today!

Consider joining our Friendly Visiting program, where you can dedicate just 1 hour a week to visit an older adult at risk of social isolation. Engage in activities you both enjoy! 

  • Go for a walk
  • Share coffee and conversation
  • Play cards, chess, or a board game!
  • Go for a drive or a stroll around in a shopping centre!

Discover our Memory Visiting program, and dedicate 1 hour each to engage with clients experiencing early to mid-stage cognitive memory impairment.

Do something fun with your client, while providing much-needed respite to their primary caregivers.

  • Look at family photos
  • Go for a walk
  • Share coffee and conversation
  • Make arts and crafts


  • Free training
  • Ongoing support and advice from your dedicated Care Manager
  • Transform lives with just 1-2 hours a week!
  • Obtain Certificates of Completion and access additional training opportunities!
  • Acquire job references
  • Placement opportunities available for College students or earn community hours for University students!
  • Build meaningful connections while supporting your community.
  • Combat social isolation

For more information, please contact:

Tanya Peché-Hopley

Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, Acclaim Health

[email protected]

T: 905-827-8800 x2329