Positions Available

Following is a brief description of volunteer positions available at Sunnyside Home.

One-to-One Resident Support

Become a friendly visitor, a walking buddy or a computer coach. Assist residents in the dining room at mealtimes.

Recreational Support

Assist with weekly recreational activities like Kids Korner (a program for neighbourhood toddlers and relatives of Sunnyside residents), exercise programs, baking, bingo, crafts, pub night and music programs.

Portering Support

Transport or accompany residents to chapel, hairdressing, clinics and events at Sunnyside or to medical appointments outside of Sunnyside Home.


Raise funds for residents by assisting in our daily gift shop or tuck shop. Help with one-day fundraisers like our annual Walk and Roll. Tabulate Zehrs tapes. Become a member of the Sunnyside Home Foundation.

Behind the Scenes

Provide clerical assistance with large projects. Help with sewing/mending of clothing once a week.  

Community Alzheimer Programs 

Assist with daily activities in the Community Alzheimer Programs, an adult day program for persons with Alzheimer Disease or related dementias. Morning, afternoon and evening positions available seven days per week at the Kitchener or Cambridge site. 

Supportive Housing

Assist with recreational activities in Supportive Housing including outings, BBQ's, gardening and scrapbooking groups.