April 18, 2017
DRAYTON VALLEY – Area residents interested in making a difference for patients in their community are encouraged to consider volunteering for the Mealtime Assistance Program at the Drayton Valley Hospital and Care Centre or Breton Health Centre.
The Mealtime Assistance Program focuses on enhancing a patient’s meal experience by supporting their ability to eat and promote enjoyment of their meals.
Training for this volunteer opportunity will include instruction on assisting with mealtime activities such as feeding, opening packages and cutting food. Information on various methods of providing encouragement at mealtimes will also be shared.
The mealtime assistance volunteer training course will be held:
To register, or for more information about the program please contact Volunteer Coordinator Susan Kathol at 780-514-7171 or firstname.lastname@example.org by May 16, 2017.
Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than four million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.
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