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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Dom Lipa- Slovenian Linden Foundation.

The goal of the Dom Lipa- Slovenian Linden Foundation’s volunteer program is to provide a range of rewarding and worthwhile volunteer activities that help to improve the quality of life for residents and their families.

The volunteer intake process and program includes:

•  Completing a Volunteer Application  
•  A scheduled interview
•  Completing a TB test  (To be done through your doctor or medical clinic)
•  Submission of a Vulnerable Sector Police Check
•  Formal orientation and job-specific training
•  Ongoing monitoring and feedback
•  Opportunities for additional education and development

To participate in the program, volunteers must:

•  Be a minimum of 16 years of age
•  Be prepared to make a commitment of at least 50 hours over 6 months
•  Have fun!

There are numerous rewarding volunteer experiences to consider:

Our volunteers play an important role in enriching the lives of our residents. Each and every family member, friend, and community resident who volunteers is a treasured member of our care team.

Being a volunteer at Dom Lipa entails:

  • Sharing and showcasing your talents
  • Meeting new people and making new friends
  • Enjoying a sense of purpose and personal fulfillment
  • Participating in our residents' lives
  • Giving back to your community
  • Learning and growing
  • Enjoying a new experience

Dom Lipa volunteers are assigned to a variety of services and programs throughout our home including:

  • Meal-time and eating assistance programs 
  • One-to-one visits
  • Church services and spiritual programming
  • Hymn sing 
  • Hairdressing salon
  • Tuck Store
  • Therapy Dogs
  • Social and recreation programs and community outings.

Certified Feeder Program

Help our residents maintain their independence by providing assistance during meal service.  Learn to be a Certified Feeder at no cost. Contact our Activation & Volunteer Coordinator to learn how you can make an impact in the quality of a resident's life today.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Volunteer Services Department:

Volunteer Services Contact: Activation Coordinator
Telephone: (416) 621 3820 ext. 245

Slovenian Linden Foundation

The Slovenian Linden Foundation is a charitable foundation dedicated to acquiring and managing donations for the purpose of advancing the mission of Dom Lipa and its role in the community. Volunteers Board Members play a vital role in this mission. For more information, please contact info@domlipa.ca