Serve Cochrane

We are pleased to be involved in several organizations that serve our great community of Cochrane. We also cooperate with other community churches through a city initiative called Helping Hands. Helping Hands mobilizes churches to meet specific needs of individuals in and around Cochrane.

Contact: Jeff Ryan, BVBC Serve Cochrane Team Leader

jeff40@gmail.com or 587-583-5363

Helping Hands Current Opportunities
If you are willing and able to meet this need please contact Jeff Ryan asap.

 

IMMEDIATE

Date: December 3, 2105

Client: ​Single mother with a chronic debilitating disease that makes it difficult to

get out in the community without support. She walks with a walker or with

support from an arm or elbow on good days. She has her own car and is still

able to drive.

Request: ​A volunteer to visit and facilitate going out in Cochrane for shopping,

coffee, and to help the client attend events on her own or with her elementary

age children.

Volunteer must have a current RCMP check.

Timing: ​As arranged between client and volunteer.

To lend a helping hand please contact Jackie

or email info@helpinghandscochrane.ca

at 587­580­9448

 

Date of Request: December 2nd, 2015

Request: ​5 people needed to help move the Activettes Clothesline store to its

new 4th Ave. location. All items will be boxed and ready to go and the truck will

be supplied. Boxes will need to be loaded onto and off of the truck. (No need to

unpack them.)

Move date is set for Sunday December 6th at 10am. The move should take

2 to 3 hours.

To lend a helping hand please contact Jackie

or email info@helpinghandscochrane.ca

at 587­580­9448

 
Date: November 26, 2015

Clients: ​Living together in Bragg Creek, 1 adult female recovering from major

surgery and one very elderly senior female. These ladies would be most

grateful for the help.

Request: ​A volunteer to help with housework (ie. sweeping and washing floors,

cleaning the bathroom and a few light duties in the kitchen).

Timing: ​Once a month for a few hours each visit, from December to

(approximately) May.

To lend a helping hand please contact Jackie

or email info@helpinghandscochrane.ca

at 587­580­9448

 

 

Date:

November 6, 2015

Request:

Single female looking to rent a 1 bedroom or 1 bedroom with a den condo for late January,

2016 or February 1st 2016 located in Cochrane. I have two adult, well­behaved cats. I can

provide a very good credit score as well as references.

I am able to pay $1,200.00 to $1,300.00 per month.
Contact info:

Please contact Rose Plante, Alberta Health Services – 403­851­6100 for further information.

 

Date:

November 6, 2015

Request:

This is a **Re­post** from earlier this year.

60 year old female is still in need of housing as soon as possible. Her present budget is

$450.00 or $500 per month. She has some complicated health issues. She is quiet,

non­smoker and occasional drinker.

She is looking for safe and affordable housing that would include some private space (i.e.:

bedroom and bathroom with some private living area­­she likes to make jewelry and crafts).

She is fine with shared kitchen, laundry, etc. She has a vehicle and would be willing to live

out of town but not too far out. She would accept furnished or unfurnished accommodation

(as she has some furniture of her own).

Contact info:

Please contact Rose Plante, Alberta Health Services – 403­851­6100 for further information.

To lend a helping hand please contact Jackie

or email info@helpinghandscochrane.ca

at 587­580­9448