Why get involved

We value our volunteers and would like to welcome you to join our volunteer team at TCMH, with volunteer opportunities at Aldaview Services (New Hamburg), Greenwood Court (Stratford), and Nithview Community (New Hamburg).

We depend on generous volunteers for outreach and helping us connect with as many residents and supported individuals as possible. Our goal is always to have enough support to meet the varying needs of the people who lives in our Homes. Volunteers help us achieve this goal by giving their time and becoming a vital part of a team dedicated to Making Every Day Matter for our residents and clients in care.

At Greenwood Court and Nithview Community, some practical ways we are looking for volunteer support are:

  • Assisting with activities such as crafts, bingo, or special events
  • Facilitate an activity with your special talents: crafts, bingo, knitting, playing an instrument and/or singing
  • Engaging residents in meaningful conversation and activity such as reading, reminiscing, or outdoor walks
  • Welcoming residents to the dining rooms and assisting during meal service or serving refreshments for snack time
  • Portering residents to activities, the dining room, or outdoor events

This list is not exhaustive!

If you are interested to volunteer, or would like more information about becoming a volunteer, please follow the link below.

High School Students: Volunteering with TCMH can count towards your volunteer hours required for your high school diploma.

Volunteer

What volunteering can do for you

Volunteering for us is a rewarding practice; allowing you to help yourself while helping others.
Your volunteer hours help us provide additional services for residents and help you develop marketable skills and abilities.
You will create friendships with positive likeminded individuals.
You will develop a more positive outlook, knowing that when you have finished your shift you made a lasting difference in people’s lives.
Build your network of references and experience for your resume.

Volunteer programs we offer:

 

Aldaview Connections

Located in New Hamburg, Aldaview Services Connections offers facilitation and support for persons with developmental/intellectual disabilities. As a volunteer, you will connect with these individuals and further develop your own social and personable skills. You will be a part of the Connections program volunteers and help these individuals explore volunteer and employment opportunities as well as leisure and recreational activities.

Greenwood Court

Located in Stratford, volunteers at Greenwood Court are an essential factor in ensuring that all clients get quality care and compassion given to them and their families. You will focus on providing the necessary support and  to individuals in care to enhance their spirits and quality of life. You will become a part of the team of individuals who make a consistent positive difference in people’s lives regularly.

Nithview Community

Located in New Hamburg, volunteers at Nithview Community help build the warm and familiar atmosphere that makes Nithview feel like home for our residents. Working alongside a team of dedicated staff, your caring and compassionate nature will benefit our team and will positively impact the lives of our residents.

Tri-County Mennonite Homes Board of Directors

Volunteer with the Board of Directors to help chart the course of the Organization. Our Board is a governance board made up of 12 volunteer members who meet nine (9) times a year, including two (2) education sessions annually, with the goal of implementing the TCMH Mission, Vision, and Values of Making Every Day Matter for the individuals in our care. The TCMH Board of Directors create governance policy, approve financial statements, and help achieve TCMH fundraising goals.

Meetings occur on the THIRD Tuesday of the month, starting at 6:00pm. For more details: TCMH Prospective Board Member Information 2021

Volunteer
Apply to volunteer with Tri-County Mennonite Homes.

PLEASE NOTE: All Volunteers, including Board Members, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Community partnerships

TCMH is proud to partner with organizations in our community and province wide. These partnerships contribute to our success and benefit the individuals in care at TCMH by providing service and supports to the care they receive.

Funding for Long-term Care provided by LHIN

Support services provided by Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance

Nithview Home is a Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) with the RNAO

Other TCMH Partners