Caribou Memorial Veterans’ Pavilion

The Caribou Memorial Veterans’ Pavilion shares property with the Dr. L.A. Miller Centre. This 56-bed facility serves as a residence for the veterans of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Volunteer roles

Friendly Visiting

  • Volunteers visit with patients and residents to offer companionship and support.
  • Activities may include conversation, reading, games puzzles and meal-time assistance.

Shopping Companion

  • Volunteers travel along on shopping trips with staff and residents to assist with mobility, reaching and lifting.
  • Volunteers will not shop alone on behalf of residents.

Therapy Dog Program

  • St. John Ambulance Therapy dogs and their owners visit patients and residents bringing joy and comfort.
  • For information, please contact St. John Ambulance staff at 709-726-4200.

Therapeutic Recreation

  • Volunteers assist with various leisure and recreational activities including community outings, musical events, movie nights, bingo dancing, and various seasonal events throughout the year.


Sherrill Pike – coordinator, Volunteer Resources
Telephone: 709-777-7107

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Last updated: 2021-04-21