Mise à jour COVID-19

BO est en train de recruter et de déployer des bénévoles pour répondre aux besoins en matière de bénévolat liés spécifiquement à la COVID-19 à Ottawa, à Prescott-Russell, dans le comté de Lanark et dans le comté de Renfrew tout en assurant des protocoles de dépistage et de formation appropriés pour protéger la santé des bénévoles et de ceux qu'ils aident. Veuillez trouver les portails d'accueil des bénévoles, des membres et des autres organisations sur notre page d'accueil. Le programme de déploiement de volontaires COVID 19 de BO est soutenu par le Fonds de soutien communautaire d'urgence du gouvernement du Canada et la Fondation communautaire d'Ottawa.

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Rechercher des occasions de bénévolat

Si vous souhaitez faire du bénévolat liés spécifiquement à la COVID-19, veuillez rechercher sous Type de bénévolat préféré pour les occasions pour COVID-19 Virtuel, COVID-19 avec un niveau de contact minime et COVID-19 avec un niveau de contact élevé.

Trouver une bonne cause et allez-y! Que ce soit votre premier temps au bénévolat ou si vous êtes un vétéran chevronné, nous avons ce qu'il vous. Quel type d' organisme sans but lucratif que vous voulez faire du bénévolat pour? Quel genre de bénévolat voulez-vous faire? Qui voulez-vous aider? Vous pouvez rechercher ci-dessous pour ces et d'autres préférences. Si vous n'êtes pas sûr exactement ce que vous cherchez, commencez une grande recherche, puis le réduire.

Les possibilités de bénévolat

Are you interested in getting involved in your community? Do you have strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as computer skills? Meals on Wheels would like to meet you! We are currently looking for Office Administration Support Volunteers.

Main tasks include:
Answering the phones and responding to client and community inquiries
Providing phone support to volunteers on delivery
Collaborating with the team to assist with the onsite logistics of the hot and frozen meal service
Photocopying, mail outs, and other clerical tasks
Supporting the communication, scheduling and data entry of volunteer activities
Qualifications:
Comfortable using digital collaboration platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams
Demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint
Experience with data entry
Strong interpersonal skills
Effective oral communication skills with courteous and efficient telephone manners
Ability to exercise good judgment, discretion and problem solving.
Highly organized and attention to detail
Comfortable taking direction and ability to work independently
Punctual and reliable
Make a minimum 6 month to 1 yr commitment
Previous experience in an office environment is an asset
Bilingualism (French/English) is considered an asset
Knowledge and experience with seniors and adults with disabilities is considered an asset

Cherchez-vous à vous impliquer davantage dans votre communauté? Avez-vous d’excellentes compétences interpersonnelles et de communication, et une aisance avec les outils informatiques? La Popote roulante veut vous rencontrer! Nous sommes à la recherche de bénévoles en soutien administratif du bureau.
exigences :
Aisance avec les plateformes de collaboration numérique telles que Zoom et Microsoft Teams
Compétences éprouvées dans l’utilisation de la suite Microsoft Office, y compris Excel, Publisher et PowerPoint
Expérience en entrée de données
Fortes compétences interpersonnelles
Compétences en communication orale efficaces et courtoisie au téléphone
Capacité de jugement, discrétion et résolution de problèmes
Grande capacité d’organisation et souci du détail
Capacité de suivre des directives et de travailler de façon autonome
Ponctualité et fiabilité
Engagement d’un minimum de six mois à un an
Expérience antérieure dans un environnement de bureau est considérée un atout
Bilinguisme (français et anglais) est considéré un atout
Connaissances et expérience avec des personnes âgées et des adultes ayant un handicap sont considérés des atouts
Endroit : 670 Albert Street
Date limite pour postuler: 15 mai 2021
Organisme : Results Canada
We are a grassroots advocacy organization that believes in empowering everyday people to use their voices to generate the political will to end extreme poverty. We combine the voices of our volunteers with strategic areas of focus to leverage resources for programs and improved policies that give people living in poverty the health, education and opportunity they need to thrive. Whether it’s writing letters to the editor (LTEs), using social media or engaging with parliamentarians, our passionate volunteers positively impact people living in low-and middle-income countries.

To APPLY or to learn more, visit https://resultscanada.ca/join-us/
(**applications made through Volunteer Ottawa are not regularly monitored, please follow instructions on our website***)
Endroit : 905-280 Albert St.
Date limite pour postuler: 12 juil 2021
Organisme : Volunteer Ottawa
Monitor registration process at the Front Desk, take temperatures, ask screening questions, provide basic information about the HUB.

Training and orientation will be provided, along with regular supervision.

Weekdays (7.00 - 5.00) - multiple shifts especially Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 12-5pm
Endroit : 815 St Laurent Blvd
Date limite pour postuler: 25 mai 2021
The Caregiver Support Group Facilitator is expected to support the DSORC mission that no one should face dementia alone, by providing a safe and welcoming environment for discussion and mutual support.

Time Commitment: 2 hours per week (available support groups are Tuesdays 10AM, Wednesdays 6:30PM, Thursdays 1PM)

Primary Responsibilities:
- Facilitate group discussion
Inform the participants about the objectives and ground rules for the group
- Empower participants by discussing the important role they play for themselves and each other
- Support inclusion of participants through invitation and inclusion and by providing a safe and comfortable environment
- Initiate, clarify and summarize discussions as required
- Harmonize to reduce tension and encourage participants to explore differences
- Maintain confidentiality at all times regarding participant information and experiences
- Set up room and coordinate logistics
- Complete support group report including attendance and debrief with staff lead

Qualifications:
- Proficiency in English and/or French
- Experience caring for a person living with dementia
- Understanding and knowledge of the lived experience of dementia required
- Excellent communication skills and experience in group facilitation
- Respect for diversity, cultural awareness, and sensitivity
- Effective listening skills, empathy, and adaptability
- Ability to work collaboratively with co-facilitator and supervisor and take initiative
- Comfort using online communications platforms such as Zoom, email, internet
- Reliability and professionalism
- Respect for the boundaries of the position and participant confidentiality
- Education in the social sciences is an asset
Endroit : 1750 Russell Rd., Suite 1742 Ottawa, ON K1G 5Z6
Date limite pour postuler: 23 avr 2021
In March of 2020, the Manor Park Community Council, in partnership with your Community Collective (Cardinal Glen, Lindenlea, New Edinburgh, Manor Park, Overbrook, Rockcliffe Park and Vanier) launched Ottawa Cares – our community response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

At the launch, our primary goal was the coordination of volunteers to deliver food hampers from local food banks to residents in need. To date we have delivered over 5000 boxes to local residents. Many of which are seniors, single parent families, or large member households.

So we ask - can you help your community by volunteering as a Food Bank Delivery Driver?

Volunteer drivers are needed to deliver food hampers from local Food Banks to residents around Ottawa.

Volunteers are welcome to register for delivery opportunities at any or all participating Food Banks:
Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre (RRCRC) at 815 St. Laurent Blvd.

Vanier Food Bank (Partage Vanier) at 161 Marier Avenue

Parkdale Food Centre at 30 Rosemount Ave.

Dalhousie Food Cupboard - 211 Bronson Ave.

Once registered as a volunteer, shift selection is flexible. With shift signups going out on a weekly basis. This makes it easy for volunteers to help around their schedule.


Volunteer drivers require:

A smart phone with cellular data
A personal vehicle
Driver's licence
Car insurance
Comfortable lifting boxes up to 20 pounds.

If you can help, please register through Volunteer Ottawa and we will be in touch with further instructions.
Endroit : Varies
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
Organisme : CNIB
CNIB is looking to fill two positions for Group Facilitator of the Virtual Bingo Program, every Thursday, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Volunteers must be 18 years and older, comfortable leading a group of 15 players, using an online bingo caller program, and comfortable with the Zoom platform. If you have experience playing bingo that would be great but full training will be provided. The volunteers will need to speak and articulate clearly and not talk too fast as this is mainly a senior demographic.
Endroit : 826 Princess Street
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
The Summer Youth Volunteer Program is geared to high school students (13 to 18 years) during the months of July and August. It involves assisting the elderly and staff in the various programs offered at Perley Rideau such as Visual Arts, Horticulture, Music Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, Hair Salon, Spiritual Health, Physiotherapy, Meal Assistance and Visiting. We are a Seniors' Village, home to about 600 frail, elderly residents in long-term care and two apartment buildings. To qualify, you must be able to commit to volunteering at least one day per week for 5 weeks or more in July and August. Note that all 2021 Summer Youth Volunteers must attend a full-day orientation session on Monday, July 5. Deadline to apply on-line at www.perleyrideau.ca/volunteers is June 11. Preference will be given to those who apply early.
Endroit : 1750 Russell Road, Ottawa ON
Date limite pour postuler: 11 juin 2021
Tech Support Volunteers provide services and support to CCI Staff and newcomers related to the use of technology. This can include assistance setting up and/or using various forms of technology for newcomers, such as tablets, phone and computers, as well as learning to use various software and online platforms that improve accessibility to services.

TASKS
• Provide a variety of tech-related support and services to various CCI Departments, as well as directly to newcomers via 1-to-1 support and assisting with the facilitation of workshops.
• Interact directly with newcomers using tools for virtual communications to assist in the setup and use of newly acquired technology (eg. computers).
• Offer 1-on-1 support to newcomers virtually to help strengthen and improve tech-skills, as well as support group workshops for newcomers focusing on using technology.
• Assist CCI Staff in the delivery of tech-skills workshops for newcomers, focused on getting new technology set up and improving tech literacy for newcomers.
• Share knowledge and experiences with newcomers to support integration and help build a more accessible and welcoming community.
• Volunteers will provide support based on the unique needs of the newcomer and the skills and experiences they are able to bring.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Volunteers should possess the following:
• Patience, open-mindedness and cultural awareness/sensitivity;
• Experience/Skills working in IT and comfortable troubleshooting issues virtually;
• Ability to assist in the set-up of new tech devices (such as laptops, tablets, phones), especially comfortable working with Chromebook operating systems;
• Familiar with various online/virtual communication programs and tools (Zoom, WhatsApp), as well as basic software programs and operating systems;
• Comfortable teaching beginner tech-skills to newcomers, either 1-to-1 or in a group workshop setting;
• Flexible availability to provide support on an as-needed basis would be an asset;
• *Multi-lingual to improve communications with newcomers from various backgrounds would be an asset.

*PLEASE NOTE:
While we do have various opportunities, we are currently focused on recruiting individuals that can speak ARABIC to some degree.
Endroit : 219 Argyle Avenue, Ottawa, ON K2P 2H4

*Please note that this is a REMOTE/VIRTUAL Volunteer Opportunity.
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
We are seeking a volunteer for Tuesday mornings for our breakfast take-out program. The volunteer should arrive around 9 am to prep, and then help serve clients from 9:30-11. It is a take-out programs for residents of Ottawa Community Housing, serving a brown-bag breakfast, and hot coffee or tea.

Please note that masks are required and social distancing measures are in place to ensure the safety of our volunteers and participants.
Endroit : 102-1465 Caldwell Ave
Date limite pour postuler: 30 mai 2021
Organisme : Shelter Movers
Shelter Movers provides moving and storage services at no cost to women and children fleeing abuse. We are the only organization of our kind in Canada, and our volunteers are no less exceptional. Every year, in collaboration with community partners, our volunteer teams contribute over 15,000 hours to support people transitioning to lives free of violence and abuse.
Shelter Movers Ottawa has been operational since 2017 and has completed over 500 moves to date. We are growing and looking to add compassionate and committed volunteers to our team.
We at Shelter Movers continue to operate and provide our unique moving and storage services for our clients. We have implemented stringent safety measures in place to protect our volunteers, partners, and clients. While we all do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19 and stay home, we must remember that home is not a safe place for many. Those experiencing abuse may have to spend more time with their abuser in an unsafe, confined space as well as potentially losing their job and the financial independence that comes with it. There have been published articles that highlight mandatory social distancing measures that place individuals experiencing abuse at a greater risk than pre-pandemic, highlighting the importance of services like Shelter Movers.

Position Summary:
As an integral role in the Volunteer Services administrative team of Shelter Movers Ottawa, the Volunteer Services Engagement Coordinator is mainly accountable for developing, implementing retention strategies, and providing support to the Volunteer Services Manager. The goal of this position is to enhance the engagement and retention of our volunteer team.
Key Responsibilities:
- Under the direction of the National Volunteer Services, develop and implement retention strategies, and continuously improve the engagement and experience of volunteers;
- Follow up with movers and drivers after their first or second move to ensure they are having a positive volunteer experience.
- Run our peer to peer appreciation program. This includes monitoring and moderating a slack channel, compiling participants and drawing prizes.
- Ensure the profiles of volunteers and database are up-to-date, maintain the mailing list and the subscription status, as well as manage the mailbox of the Volunteer Service Engagement team;
- Follow up with inactive volunteers, offering solutions to improve the involvement if needed;
- Lead the development and execution of volunteer events, making sure that they align and support the highest purpose, which is enhancing the engagement of volunteers. Some examples of events include trivia night, movie nights, panel discussions;
- Actively support the involvement of volunteers, promptly identify and proactively oversee their issues in terms of participation, then report to the Volunteer Services Manager in order to come up with optimal solutions;
- Regularly update the working progress with the Volunteer Services Manager.

What we are looking for
- A time commitment of at least 3 hours per week and a desire to engage with the team and Shelter Movers Ottawa in long term;
- Ability to apply an anti-oppressive lens to engaging volunteers;
- A long-term interest in the Violence Against Women (VAW) sector, and Volunteer Management/Non-Profit Management;
- Awareness of appropriate boundaries, compassion fatigue, and self-care;
- Be able to maintain the confidentiality of client and organizational information;
- Self-motivated person who upholds a positive vibe and can-do attitude;
- Strong organizational skills with a detailed-oriented mind and reliable work habits;
- Tact, discretion, high maturity level and good judgement;
- An active listener who possesses excellent interpersonal skills, high degree of emotional intelligence, and is able to handle difficult conversations with great patience;
- A team player who can also work independently
- A background in volunteer management, or human resources is an asset;
- Previous experience in volunteer engagement and/or event planning are considered as a strong asset.

* A successful candidate of Shelter Movers must be at least 18 years of age, sign a confidentiality agreement, pass a police reference check, and attend a Trauma-Informed Care Orientation session. As well as additional training for the Volunteer Engagement Role.

* Please note that this is an unpaid volunteer position.

*Does this speak to you? Then please send your resume as well as a brief description outlining your interest to Brenna at brenna@sheltermovers.com. We are eager to hear from you!
Endroit : Virtual/ Various Locations
Date limite pour postuler: 5 juin 2021
Organisme : Shelter Movers
Description of Position
Shelter Movers Ottawa provides free moving and storage services to those fleeing abuse in and around Ottawa. We are the only organization of our kind in Canada, and our volunteers are no less exceptional. Every year, in collaboration with community partners, our volunteer teams contribute over 15,000 hours to support people transitioning to lives free of violence and abuse.

We are looking for people who have a keen eye on organization and are good problem solvers. As well as a deep passion and commitment for helping women and survivors of abuse. A Move Coordinator is an integral part of the move team, providing coordination of the move beforehand and on-call support on the day of a move. The Move Coordinator ensures all moves go smoothly, that volunteer movers and drivers are recruited, and tackles any unforeseen challenges.

Responsibilities
This role requires hard working professionals with strong communication skills (by email and phone), and an ability to serve clients with patience and empathy while looking for solutions and managing expectations. An ability to remain calm in stressful situations, awareness of compassion fatigue and self-care, and maintaining communication with your team, are essential skills for the Move Coordinator.

As a Move Coordinator, you will be the puppeteer behind a move – the person who puts it together and makes it happen.

Time Commitment
Moves happen all over the city, at various times in the day, throughout the week.

Since Move Coordinators work through email and phone, this is a work-from-home position, with occasional meetings (in-person and/or conference calls.) A 3 to 6 month commitment is strongly preferred.

Requirements
Collect move-related information from clients and referring agencies
Assemble volunteer move teams using a database and e-mail
Coordinate the date/time and other logistics of a move and ensure all clients and volunteers are available
Provide information to volunteers while protecting client confidentiality
Reserve move vehicles and ensure drivers have necessary information to pick up vehicles
Being available during a move to support the move team in the event of unexpected challenges (ie. extending vehicle reservations)
Electronically file client and volunteer waivers
Report back to Move Coordination Manager after each move
Use patience, empathy, and active listening skills in serving people under stress
Being aware of compassion fatigue, self-care, and working safely
Have regular check-ins with Shelter Movers staff

Shelter Movers volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, complete an interview process, attend an orientation for new volunteers, in addition to signing a confidentiality agreement and obtaining a criminal record check.

How to Apply:

Please contact our Volunteer Services Team at volunteerottawa@sheltermovers.com to express your interest in this role, and include ""Move Coordinator"" in the subject heading. Please attach your resume as well.
Endroit : Remote/Work from Home. Needs to have an understanding of the city of Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 5 juin 2021
Dress for Success Ottawa is currently accepting applications for positions on its Board of Directors.

Dress for Success Ottawa empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire, and development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Since opening our doors in January 2011, Dress for Success Ottawa has supported several thousand women in the National Capital Region across various streams of employment readiness and job retention programming. Dress for Success Ottawa suits women from the inside out.

If you’re passionate about empowering women and achieving gender equality in the workforce, this position on our volunteer Board of Directors might be the right fit for you.

PROCESS

The nominations process aims to achieve a Board membership that is diverse and reflects the women and community we serve. An inclusive Board with a broad range of qualifications, lived experiences, and perspectives is one that is best positioned to advance Dress for Success Ottawa’s mission.

In 2021 we are especially (but not exclusively) seeking those with experience in relationship building, public relations/communications, human resources, and fundraising. Governance skills remain important as well.

EXPECTATIONS OF THE BOARD

The board is responsible for:
● Actively participating in the overall strategic planning process and assisting in the implementation and monitoring of the plan’s goals.
● Protecting the assets of the organization and providing proper financial oversight through the approval and monitoring of annual budget and by ensuring that proper financial controls are in place.
● Ensuring adequate financial resources through fundraising and resource development.
● Enhancing the organization’s public standing by clearly articulating and supporting the organization’s mission, accomplishments, and goals to the public and garner support from the community.
● Ensuring the legal and ethical integrity of the organization by monitoring adherence to legal standards and ethical norms.
● Assessing and addressing risks to the organization and ensuring timely and proper responses.
● Selecting and evaluating the performance of the Executive Director.

EXPECTATIONS OF INDIVIDUAL BOARD MEMBERS

Each individual board member is expected to:
● Know the Dress for Success mission, policies, programs, and needs.
● Serve as an active advocate and ambassador for the organization and leverage connections, networks, and resources to develop collective action to fully achieve Dress for Success’ mission.
● Prepare for, attend, and conscientiously participate in board meetings (the board meets 6-8 times per year).
● Give a meaningful yearly personal financial donation.
● Commit to a three-year term, with possibility of renewal for two additional terms of three years.

To learn more about Dress for Success Ottawa and view our current Board of Directors, visit the Dress for Success National Capital region website at: https://ottawa.dressforsuccess.org

If you are interested, please send your CV and a cover letter that demonstrates why you would be a good fit before April 30, 2021 by email to:
Jacqueline Gauthier, Board President @ jgauthierbod@outlook.com
Endroit : Virtual
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Helping with Furniture needs movers to help deliver furniture and household items to new members of our community as well as community member starting over. Movers help with the pick-up of donations, the sorting items at the warehouse, and the delivery to families and individuals on Wednesday nights and Saturday mornings.
Endroit : 5350 Canotek Rd Unit 9, Gloucester, ON K1J 9C9
Date limite pour postuler: 23 juin 2021
Volunteer truck drivers are urgently needed at Matthew House Furniture Bank to drive our cube truck. Duties include loading and unloading furniture and housewares, delivering to our clients' homes and picking up donations. Criminal Record Check required; must be at least 25 years old. One driver needed per day, weekdays. If you are a strong, hard-working and reliable team player we would love to discuss this opportunity with you!
Endroit : 340 Legget Drive, Door 53
Kanata ON
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Matthew House Furniture Bank is a registered charity that collects donations of furniture and housewares and redistributes them to disadvantaged individuals, refugees, and families in the Ottawa community. We are seeking client services representatives to help our clients choose furniture and other items to make their housing home. Volunteers may also sort donations and package chosen items. There is an opportunity to be cross-trained as receptionist. Hours are weekdays from 10 to 2. Volunteers can work one or more shifts a month.
Endroit : 340 Legget Drive Door 53
Kanata ON K2K 1Y6
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Matthew House Furniture Bank is seeking volunteer Warehouse Assistants to work one or more shifts a week, to help us provide quality used furniture to those who are struggling in our community. Shifts are weekdays beginning at 10 a.m., for 4 to 6 hours. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work well in a fast-paced environment with other team members. Training is provided.

Roles and Responsibilities:

- help move furniture onto and from delivery truck and within warehouse;
- help furniture donors unload furniture donations;
-- help keep warehouse organized
Endroit : 340 Legget Dr., Door 53
Kanata, ON
K2K 1Y6
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
• Work closely with the LGBTQ+ Program Coordinator and OSPN
volunteers regarding logistics, conflicts, etc.
• Support participants in getting around the Centre, giving
directions
• Assist facilitators and participants in classes/activities
• Other support duties as necessary

Time Commitment

• Minimum 6-month commitment
• 5 hours per month


Endroit : 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
• Work closely with the LGBTQ+ Program Coordinator and OSPN
volunteers regarding logistics, conflicts, etc.
• Teach a skill or guide an activity with a group of participants
• Make participants feel as welcomed and comfortable as possible
• Record attendance of participants

Time Commitment

• Minimum 6-month commitment.
• 5 hours per month
Endroit : 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
• Work closely with the LGBTQ+ Program Coordinator and OSPN
volunteers regarding logistics, conflicts, etc.
• Greet participants entering the Good Companions building
• Screen participants for Covid-19 symptoms
• Inform participants about Covid-19 safety protocols and program
information
• Provide information about membership at the Good Companions
• Show interested participants how to sign up for membership with
the Good Companions

Time Commitment

• Minimum 6-month commitment.
• 5 hours per month
Endroit : 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
Organisme : Ancoura
Ancoura is a small Ottawa charity that provides a nurturing and fulfilling environment for persons living with mental illness, through stable, affordable housing and a supportive community.
We currently operate seven homes, with three residents in each home. Each home has a number of volunteers who form a circle of friends for the residents. We are a volunteer-based organization with a small professional staff. You can find more information about Ancoura on our website www.ancoura.ca.
We are looking for a talented candidate to join our organization with experience in fundraising (corporate, foundations, individuals), grant writing, and event planning. Non-profit board and Chair experience are assets.
Endroit : 30 Cleary Ave
Ottawa, Ontario
Date limite pour postuler: 3 mai 2021
Organisme : Green Wave Soccer
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to be a part of an amazing team and gain valuable experience working with children of all abilities on a weekly basis.

Our coaching team will help guide you through your training and we offer unlimited support to ensure you get the most out of running your sessions.

All coaches must be available to coach Saturday and/or Sunday mornings and be passionate about working with children.

We expect ALL coaches to be 100% reliable and have high levels of energy/enthusiasm!

Work Experience

• Soccer playing/coaching experience.

• Experience of communicating with members of the general public and young children.

• Physical fitness and stamina.

• A personal commitment to sustaining professional working practices in the workplace at all times including excellent timekeeping and punctuality skills (Essential).

• The right aptitude for coaching young children and preschoolers.

• Ability to work as part of a team.
Endroit : 37 Oriska Way,
Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Want to make a difference, want to volunteer for a great cause?

BBBSO is looking for a volunteer General Laborer/Donation Helper.
Program overview and cause: Thanks to our community partnerships, each pound of clothing donated to one of our purple bins generates income for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa. Funds raised through our Clothes for Kids’ Sake campaign directly support our programs. That means money for your old clothes go directly into mentoring programs in Ottawa!

BBBSO is looking for a general laborer/ donation collection helper to help our current driver during our peak donation periods. We are looking for someone who can work/volunteer 10 to 12 hours per week.

We are looking for someone who can do some heavy lifting and be part of a great team!

Physical requirements:
Candidate should be in excellent physical condition and able to do heavy labor/manual work. You should be able to lift bags of up to 50lbs.

Duties:
Some of the duties would include helping the driver load bags of donated clothing items from the donation bins into large bags and loading them into the truck. Once per week on average duties would include unloading of clothing bags from the donation truck and packing them into large transportation shipment bags.

Overview of Work schedule:
The candidate would meet our driver at our BBBSO office on Woodroffe Ave beside the Nepean Sportsplex (0r elsewhere if agreed upon by both persons) and would be riding along with him in our donation truck during the normal working schedule to collect, load and unload clothing donation bags. (All employees must wear masks while performing the duties of the position.)
BBBSO has many donation bins located across the city of Ottawa, the normal work schedule would involve going to different donation bins during the week to pick up the donated clothing, this would be done about twice a week or so pending donation levels and so on.
Once per week the donation helper and driver would empty the donation truck and fill up the transportation shipment bags at our GFGSO location in Gatineau. This includes getting into the large transportation shipment bags to compress the clothing in order to maximize its shipping capacity. Please note this is a physical job.


Please contact Richard Vallée, Business Manager, Social Enterprise, at richardv@bbbso.ca for more information.
Endroit : 1645 Woodroffe Ave., Suite 12, Ottawa, ON, K2G 1W2
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
The Ottawa Anglican Day Programs - Centre 454, The Well and St Luke's Table are day programs serving people who are precariously housed or homeless in the Ottawa area. We are committed to serving those who require assistance in the form of support services, social recreation (on hold due to Covid) and essential needs:
• social supports such as hospitality, meals, daily activities, group activities, and special events (on hold due to Covid)
• practical supports including laundry and shower facilities, telephone and mailbox services, and essential clothing
• counselling support to individuals.
***We are looking for committed individuals to help at our front desk reception areas, which would be answering phones, booking laundry and showers. etc. - All three location
*** we are also looking for volunteers to help serve meals - All three locations
If you are interested and would like more information on any of our available positions,
please contact Kim Latka - 613 235-4351 ext. 236 or kimlatka@the-well.ca
Please check out our websites:
www.centre454.ca
www.stlukestable.ca
www.the-well.ca
Endroit : 454 king Edward Ave, - downtown
154 Somerset St W, - Golden Triangle area
760 Somerset St W. - Centretown
Date limite pour postuler: 20 avr 2021
Our Grant Researcher/Writer will be responsible for the following duties:

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Conduct research on potential funding sources, such as corporate, family and charitable foundation grants.
* Develop and transform ideas into grant proposals.
* Maintain funding opportunity databases.
* Develop and write grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations.
* Assemble required documentation for grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets and presentations.
* Establish and maintain relationships with grant contacts and program officers.
* Maintain calendar to ensure timely submission of letters of inquiry, proposal deadlines and reports.

QUALIFICATIONS
* Excellent writing, analytical and research skills are essential.
* Proven proficiency of professional writing experience.
* Self-motivated and detail-oriented with ability to work independently.
* 2-5 years of relevant experience preferred.

Estimated Volunteer Hours: 3-5 hours per week
If interested, forward you cover letter and resume to valerie@restoringhope.ca
Endroit : 140 Laurier Ave West
Date limite pour postuler: 15 mai 2021
Le Centre de services à la famille cherche des bénévoles qui aimeraient accompagner un enfant en lecture dans le programme Grands-parents à l'écoute (adultes de tout âge). Lors d'une rencontre hebdomadaire d'une heure, vous aiderez un enfant entre 7 et 12 ans à améliorer ses compétences en lecture ainsi qu'à augmenter sa confiance. Le programme est offert à distance, en mode virtuel, le jour jusqu'à la mi-mai aux enfants de six écoles de la région. Joignez-vous à nous, un enfant vous attend. Pour plus de renseignements, veuillez communiquer avec Jeannette au 613-565-5166.
Endroit : 235 Beausoleil Dr, Ottawa ON K1N 8X8; 1345, av. Nottinghill Ottawa ON K1V 6T3; 2147, avenue Loyola Ottawa ON K1J 7W3; 350, rue Den Haag Ottawa ON K1K 0W9; 860, chemin Quinlan, Ottawa (Ontario) K1G 1R8 ; 235, av. McArthur, Vanier ON K1L 1B1; 2093 Bel-Air Dr Ottawa ON K2C 2P6.
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
Organisme : Volunteer Ottawa
Bag Half Full YOW is a volunteer-run grocery shopping and delivery service started by uOttawa medical students. We are looking for anyone in Ottawa who is interested in volunteering with us. This is a great way to serve our community in this time of crisis for many people who are in very difficult situations, and a great addition to volunteers' CVs!

We reimburse our volunteers' gas mileage and have funds raised to ensure that our volunteers are never on the hook for any expenses.

What prospective volunteers will need:
- A Police Records Check (or reference letter from a prior work/volunteer experience)
- Access to a vehicle

This is a flexible volunteer position where volunteers are able to sign up for grocery orders at the times and places that work for them. It’s a great opportunity to get involved in the COVID-19 crisis and help those who really need it!

To tell us if you are interested, please fill in the following google form: https://forms.gle/6ZQM1yRU6ho87hDi6

Our website: https://www.baghalffull.com/

To support us: gf.me/u/zbzz8t
Endroit : all over Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 14 mai 2021
Organisme : Odyssey Theatre
Are you interested in theatre and the arts? Are you looking for an enjoyable and rewarding way to apply and develop your skills in a new setting, while helping to grow Ottawa’s premier open-air theatre company? For 35 years we have attracted thousands of people to our open-air performances in Strathcona Park and to our performances online.

Consider volunteering with our Marketing Team and you will plan, create and launch exciting marketing campaigns to expand awareness of Odyssey Theatre’ s annual open-air productions, community programs and new online activities. A great way to put your ideas and creativity to use in a new and exciting way!

Marketing - Do you want to combine your flair for marketing, branding and digital marketing with your love for the arts? Join Odyssey's Marketing Team and help us develop marketing plans and strategies for our annual summer season and our new expanding online activities.

Podcast Marketer – Do you love podcasts? We do too! If you have expertise in creating and promoting podcasts, put your skills and knowledge to good use helping Odyssey Theatre market its first ever podcast series coming out in the Fall of 2021. You can help Odyssey reach new audiences across Canada and internationally.

Webinar Marketer - Do you have a passion for theatre? And a love for innovative online activities? Join our Marketing Team and help us develop and implement a marketing plan for Odyssey’s first ever web series, CommediaTalks. Coming out in January 2022, it will explore the richness of Odyssey's special form of masked-based, physical theatre. We need you to help spread the word to theatre practitioners and lovers across Canada and internationally.

Media relations - If you have a background in media or journalism and want to apply your expertise in a new and creative field, volunteer with our Marketing Team. You can develop strategies to expand year round media coverage of Odyssey Theatre particularly our new online programs. You will help us develop and pitch story ideas, contact media outlets, write articles organize interviews and more to help us grow awareness of our work, across the country.

Social Media Expert - If you love social media, we would like to work with to continue to improve and expand our digital footprint. If you have expertise across different platforms, you could help us review and evaluate our social media presence, conduct analytics to help us better understand our audiences, look for exciting and creative ways to engage the public and reach new audiences online, not just in Ottawa but across Canada and internationally.

For more information on Odyssey Theatre and all our volunteer positions visit our web site at www.odysseytheatre.ca.

Tell us about yourself, submit your CV to: info@odysseytheatre.ca

Endroit : 2 Daly Ave
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
This Walking Group is hosted in partnership with Ottawa Senior Pride Network, for seniors in the 2SLGBTQ+ community. The Walking Group Volunteer will join the walking group to promote enjoyment and physical safety of all participants. The Walking Group will get together to walk twice per month for approximately 45 minutes to an hour.
Endroit : 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Date limite pour postuler: 31 mai 2021
This year the Canadian Tulip Festival is making a slow, safe return to Commissioners Park for locals - as well as offering our Festival virtually for all those that can't travel to Ottawa this May.

We have worked hard to create plans that allow for a safe, strolling experience in the park - as well as plans to offer cut tulips all across the city.

Our Volunteers allow us to put on this Free Festival every year - and 2021 will be no different. We need your help to keep this 69-year-old celebration alive and thriving.

Help us commemorate the sacrifice of Canadians during the liberation of the Netherlands, and help us celebrate the Gift of Tulips with the world!

We look forward to seeing some new & familiar faces again soon!!
Endroit : Commissioners Park
Preston St. & Queen Elizabeth Driveway
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Gay Ottawa Volleyball (GOV) is in search of a Sponsorship & Fundraising Coordinator. This new position reports to the organization's President and is appointed by the President.

The role involves delivering GOV’s short- and long-term sponsorship, fundraising and partnership goals by:

- Determining the strategies and approaches by which GOV raises funds;

- Developing an annual fundraising plan and target;

- Identifying sources of funding and other resources for the delivery of GOV programming, tournaments, events and other strategic priorities;

- Establishing and maintaining relationships with sponsors and other funding partners;

- Establishing and maintaining records of all fundraising, sponsorship and partnership agreements, including but not limited to contracts, letters of intent, and memorandum of understanding;

- Working with the Vice-President (Finance) to monitor and report on funds spent on and revenue raised by fundraising activities.

All candidates should have passion and a commitment towards carrying out GOV's mission of providing a safe environment for the LGBTQ+ (and allied) community through the sport of volleyball in the National Capital Region.

Other assets include:

- Knowledge of existing government, corporate and not-for-profit funding programs

- Experience with writing grant proposals

- Experience organizing fundraising events
Endroit : 185 Holmwood Ave
Date limite pour postuler: 4 mai 2021
Gay Ottawa Volleyball has a position open for its Vice-President (Operations). This is the Officer that oversees GOV core volleyball programming, which includes a drop-in night, a weekly league, skills & drills clinics. Appointed by the GOV Board of Directors in June, the Vice-President (Operations) reports to the President operationally and executes the following duties:

- Oversee the delivery of GOV core programming, including supervising GOV’s Drop-in, League, Skills Development and Facilities & Equipment coordinators;

- Ensure facilities and equipment are available for the delivery of GOV programming;

- Develop a proposed annual budget for GOV programming;

- Enforce GOV’s Code of Conduct and house rules;

- Chair the Core Programming Committee; and

- Perform such other duties upon request of the President.

All candidates should have passion and a commitment towards carrying out GOV's mission of providing a safe environment for the LGBTQ+ (and allied) community through the sport of volleyball in the National Capital Region.

Other (non-essential) assets include:

- Availability during the day to communicate with facilities during their business hours (including school boards and City of Ottawa)

- Experience managing other volunteers

- Knowledge of the sport of volleyball, including rules and officiating
Endroit : 185 Holmwood Ave
Date limite pour postuler: 4 mai 2021
Welcome guests and get them seated with a big smile.
This is a Wednesday evening and Sunday morning morning volunteer job opportunity
Endroit : 2784A Lancaster Road Ottawa ON K1B 4S4
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
A multimedia producer oversees digital productions of web content. As a multimedia producer, your job duties include supervising story writing, graphic design, music content, and other elements of a piece, as well as delegating responsibilities and guiding team members. The career qualifications for a multimedia producer typically include a bachelor’s degree in a field like communications, graphic design, or computer animation, along with relevant experience and managerial skills. You should also have familiarity with software programs used in digital design and the ability to guide a project from concept to
Endroit : 2784 A Lancaster Road ON K1B 4S4
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Web graphic designers decide how websites look, making choices about layout, fonts, and images to create usable and aesthetically pleasing websites. They may also work on individual page elements, such as logos or images, that are incorporated into the final design.
Endroit : 2784 A Lancaster Road Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Organisme : Volunteer Ottawa
Smiles for Seniors Ottawa is a student-led virtual volunteer organization spreading positivity and joy to isolated seniors in retirement homes during the pandemic.
Volunteers send online submissions of cards, art, music and letters. There are no requirements for the amount of submissions that volunteers must complete and no special skills are needed.
We also give volunteer service hours for high school students.
For more information and to sign up as a volunteer, please visit our website: https://smilesforseniors.wixsite.com/ottawa
Endroit : virtual
Date limite pour postuler: 23 avr 2021
Organisme : Shelter Movers
Shelter Movers provides moving and storage services at no cost to women and children fleeing abuse. We are the only organization of our kind in Canada, and our volunteers are no less exceptional. Every year, in collaboration with community partners, our volunteer teams contribute over 15,000 hours to support people transitioning to lives free of violence and abuse. Our Ottawa chapter has been operational since 2017 and has completed over 400 moves since opening. We are growing and looking to add caring and compassionate people to our volunteer team.

Position Summary:
Shelter Movers Ottawa is looking for a motivated individual with a positive attitude, strong communication skills and donor engagement experience. The Donor/Funder Engagement Coordinator will be reporting to the Fund Development Manager and will be responsible for interacting directly with donors, funders and partners. They will develop new ideas to engage with new and existing donors and may be asked to develop proposals for corporate and in-kind funders

Responsibilities:
- Develop new ideas and ways to engage with current donors.
- Analyzes donor history to identify further fundraising opportunities.
- Assists with special events, as needed.
- Work as part of a team to plan, and run donor engagement events.
- Connect with grant-making foundations and organizations to solicit feedback and establish positive working relationships.
- Report to the Fund Development Manager and Chapter Director to update the status of specific grant applications.

Time commitment:
An estimated 2 to 3 hours a week, dependent on responsibilities and proximity to the fundraising events and campaigns.

Essential skills & knowledge:
- We are looking for creative self starters
- Proactive and very comfortable reaching out to potential donors.
- Experience with networking/building relationships
- Dynamic and outgoing personality
- Strong communication skills - verbal and written
- Advanced interpersonal skills in a professional, outgoing manner
- Excellent organization and time management skills
- Highly self-motivated and detail oriented, able to work without supervision.
- Able to prioritize workloads and meet established deadlines.
- Able to work independently and as part of a team.
- Familiarity with spreadsheets and database systems
- A positive, 'can-do' attitude.
- Donor engagement experience

Shelter Movers volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, complete an interview process, attend an orientation for new volunteers, in addition to signing a confidentiality agreement and obtaining a criminal record check.

How to Apply:
If interested, please send a brief description outlining your interest as well as your resume to Brenna at volunteerottawa@sheltermovers.com.
Endroit : Virtual Volunteering (Most be located in Ottawa)
Date limite pour postuler: 14 mai 2021
Organisme : Shelter Movers
About Shelter Movers:
Shelter Movers provides moving and storage services at no cost to women and children fleeing abuse. We are the only organization of our kind in Canada, and our volunteers are no less exceptional. Every year, in collaboration with community partners, our volunteer teams contribute over 15,000 hours to support people transitioning to lives free of violence and abuse. Our Ottawa chapter has been operational since 2017 and has completed over 400 moves since opening. We are growing and looking to add caring and compassionate people to our volunteer team.

Position Summary:
Shelter Movers Ottawa is looking for a motivated individual with a positive attitude, strong research and written communication skills to help us with grant applications. The grant writer will be reporting to the Fund Development Manager and will be responsible for researching and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations.

Responsibilities:
- Research potential grant opportunities from organizations that align with the mission and values of Shelter Movers Ottawa
- Assemble and submit grant applications that include (but not limited to) all necessary components of reference letters, proposals, strategy plan, etc in a timely manner
- Connect with grant-making foundations and organizations to solicit feedback and establish positive working relationships
- Report to the Fund Development Manager and Chapter Director to update the status of specific grant applications

Time commitment:
An estimated 3 to 6 hours a week, dependent on responsibilities and proximity to the fundraising events and campaigns.

Essential skills & knowledge:
- We are looking for self-starters with either research or grant writing experience
- Excellent written, analytical and research skills
- Strong communication skills - verbal and written
- Advanced interpersonal skills in a professional, outgoing manner
- Excellent organization and time management skills
- Highly self-motivated and detail oriented, able to work without supervision.
- Able to prioritize workloads and meet established deadlines.
- Able to work independently and as part of a team.
- Familiarity with spreadsheets and database systems
- A positive, 'can-do' attitude.
- Experience or a proven track record of successfully securing grants for other non-profit organizations is a strong asset, but not required. We will provide training and ongoing support.

Shelter Movers volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, complete an interview process, attend an orientation for new volunteers, in addition to signing a confidentiality agreement and obtaining a criminal record check.

How to Apply:
If interested, please send a brief description outlining your interest as well as your resume to Brenna at volunteerottawa@sheltermovers.com.
Endroit : Virtual / At Home (Needs to reside in Ottawa)
Date limite pour postuler: 14 mai 2021
To deliver meals to seniors in east end of Ottawa (Orleans, Gloucester, Blackburn Hamlet) once or twice a week. deliveries are between 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Mileage is paid and a police record check is required. This position would be of interest to those who like to work with seniors and have a vehicle.
Endroit : 215-1980 Ogilvie Road Ottawa Ontario K1J 9L3
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
We have a great need for volunteer drivers to bring our senior clients to our Adult Day Program located at 1515 10th Line Road in Orleans. With the use of volunteers personal vehicles, clients are picked up at their home by the volunteer and driven to the Day Program and picked up by the same volunteer to bring back home. Our clients live in the east end of Ottawa (Orleans, Cumberland, Gloucester, Vars, all the way up to Hunt Club/Findlay Creek).
Requirements include: Valid Drivers License; Good working vehicle; Liability insurance of $2M; Vulnerable Sector Check.
Mileage is paid.
Endroit : 215-1980 Ogilvie Road Ottawa Ontario K1J 8M6
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Organisme : Green Wave Soccer
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to be a part of an amazing team and gain valuable experience working with children of all abilities on a weekly basis.

Our coaching team will help guide you through your training and we offer unlimited support to ensure you get the most out of running your sessions.

All coaches must be available to coach Saturday and/or Sunday mornings and be passionate about working with children.

We expect ALL coaches to be 100% reliable and have high levels of energy/enthusiasm!

Work Experience

• Soccer playing/coaching experience.

• Experience of communicating with members of the general public and young children.

• Physical fitness and stamina.

• A personal commitment to sustaining professional working practices in the workplace at all times including excellent timekeeping and punctuality skills (Essential).

• The right aptitude for coaching young children and preschoolers.

• Ability to work as part of a team.
Endroit : 37 Oriska Way,
Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Organisme : Green Wave Soccer
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to be a part of an amazing team and gain valuable experience working with children of all abilities on a weekly basis.

Our coaching team will help guide you through your training and we offer unlimited support to ensure you get the most out of running your sessions.

All coaches must be available to coach Saturday and/or Sunday mornings and be passionate about working with children.

We expect ALL coaches to be 100% reliable and have high levels of energy/enthusiasm!

Work Experience

• Soccer playing/coaching experience.

• Experience of communicating with members of the general public and young children.

• Physical fitness and stamina.

• A personal commitment to sustaining professional working practices in the workplace at all times including excellent timekeeping and punctuality skills (Essential).

• The right aptitude for coaching young children and preschoolers.

• Ability to work as part of a team.
Endroit : 37 Oriska Way,
Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Organisme : Green Wave Soccer
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to be a part of an amazing team and gain valuable experience working with children of all abilities on a weekly basis.

Our coaching team will help guide you through your training and we offer unlimited support to ensure you get the most out of running your sessions.

All coaches must be available to coach Saturday and/or Sunday mornings and be passionate about working with children.

We expect ALL coaches to be 100% reliable and have high levels of energy/enthusiasm!

Work Experience

• Soccer playing/coaching experience.

• Experience of communicating with members of the general public and young children.

• Physical fitness and stamina.

• A personal commitment to sustaining professional working practices in the workplace at all times including excellent timekeeping and punctuality skills (Essential).

• The right aptitude for coaching young children and preschoolers.

• Ability to work as part of a team.
Endroit : 37 Oriska Way,
Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 30 avr 2021
Shane is an intelligent guy who loves anime, writing fan fiction, and studies design! Shane would love it if you shared and wanted to talk about his passion! Shane also loves animals. Shane is hoping for a kind volunteer who is comfortable starting conversations.

Shane is one of many people with disabilities who is looking for a friend your community. Having a significant impact on someone’s life can be as simple as going out for a cup of coffee or going out for a walk. We need great people like you who can give a little bit of time, energy, fun, and effort to a person with a disability who needs it.

You could be one of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship and volunteer with someone in activities you enjoy as well. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.
Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Lincoln Fields
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Kevin is an outgoing guy who has a variety of interests including playing sports, playing video games, and doing arts and crafts! Kevin would love it if you would want to see him compete at his Special Olympic events as well! Kevin is looking for calm and active person who can spend some one-on-one time with him.

Kevin is one of many people with disabilities who is looking for a friend your community. Having a significant impact on someone’s life can be as simple as going out for a cup of coffee or going out for a walk. We need great people like you who can give a little bit of time, energy, fun, and effort to a person with a disability who needs it.

You could be one of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship and volunteer with someone in activities you enjoy as well. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Prince of Wales Dr/Hog's Back Rd
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Are you someone who enjoys movies, wrestling, and hockey? Then Arnold may be a good fit for you! Arnold his hoping for a kind and caring person who can spend time with him and maybe even help him how to cook.

Arnold is one of many people with disabilities who is looking for a friend in the community. As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Orleans Blvd and St Joseph Blvd
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Millie is wishing for a great volunteer who would enjoy helping a senior get a bite to eat and lend a helping hand. Millie loves Boston Pizza and wants to get out into her community. She would love someone who could help her learn to use a computer.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Vanier/Carson Grove area
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Sophie lives in the Sandy Hill area and is looking for someone who can help her engage in her community by attending local events, going for coffee, walking with her and possibly providing some practical help (understanding documents, basic computer skills and budgeting). An ideal volunteer Advocate for Sophie would be someone who is down-to-earth, patient and understanding.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Sandy Hill area
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Mary is friendly and outgoing, she enjoys new things and has a wide variety of interests such as arts and crafts, crosswords, museums, parks and community events. She is looking for someone who can spend time with her one-on-one each week. The ideal volunteers is someone who is patient, willing to work with Mary’s communication methods (which include a bliss board and personal communication book) and able to push a manual wheelchair.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Centrepointe
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Paul has many things he likes to do. He would like to be matched with a volunteer Advocate who can meet with him each week. Someone who enjoys some of the things that Paul does – walks, having a drink in bar, movies, restaurants, bowling.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : St Laurent
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021
Nick (aged 64 years old) enjoys watching sports – hockey, soccer, baseball and football – he is also open to other activities. He would love to spend an hour or two each week with someone who shared his interests and who could help him get out of the house.
As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allies who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT https://www.able2.org/volunteer/ , volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Endroit : Alta Vista
Date limite pour postuler: 10 juin 2021