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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

The Door Youth Centre is a not for profit organization which offers Social, Recreational and Educational programs and services for youth between the ages of 12 and 18. All the services we offer are free of charge. We are currently looking for volunteers Ideally students or newly graduates to assist our team in both the supervision and programming of the centre. We require one evening a week Monday to Thursday ideally from 4pm to 9pm. Kindly email your resume to info@thedooryouthcentre.com if you are interested in this volunteer position. No phone calls please. A vulnerable police check is a must.
Endroit : 755 Somerset Street West 2nd Floor. Ottawa, Ontario , K1R6R1
Date limite pour postuler: 1 nov 2019
At Door Youth Centre, we are looking for Piano Instructor Volunteer to teach youth how to play basic piano, candidates must be able to connect with at-risk youth.Volunteers hours would be any day (Monday to Thursday between the hours of 4pm-9pm). We require minimum 3 hours a week. A vulnerable police Check is a must.
Endroit : 755 Somerset Street West Ottawa ON 2nd Floor
Date limite pour postuler: 31 oct 2019
Team: Health Promotion and Counselling Team
Days: Mondays to Wednesdays
Time: 2:30 – 5 pm
Commitment: Year-round (September – June)
Volunteer will report to: Coordinator for School Success Programs


Goal of the program:
The After School Program Worker provides activities for children aged 9 to 12 to help increase their levels of physical activity and enjoyment of physical activity, knowledge of healthy food choices, and ability to plan a healthy meal, and resiliency, self-esteem, and self-confidence.

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Assist the after school program workers with the activities of the program.
• Assist with program set-up, clean up, snack preparation, and physical activity.
• Assist children with completion of homework.
• Provide social support and friendly interactions.

Qualifications:
• Ability to speak English well.
• Experience working with children ages 9 – 12.
• Patient, open-minded, and non-judgmental, with excellent interpersonal skills.
• Awareness of issues related to low-income families; sensitive to multicultural issues.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
• Reliable and dependable.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.



Équipe : Équipe du programme de promotion de la santé et de counseling
Jours : Les lundis à mercredis
Heures : De 14 h 30 à 17 h
Bénévoles demandés : 2 à 3
Engagement : Toute l’année (du septembre à juin)
Le bénévole relève de : Coordonnateur ou coordonnatrice des programmes favorisant la réussite scolaire

Objectif du programme :
Le ou la bénévole du Programme parascolaire organise des activités pour les enfants de 9 à 12 ans pour augmenter leur niveau d’activité physique et le plaisir associé à leur participation aux activités physiques; améliorer leur connaissance des choix d’aliments sains et leur capacité de planifier un repas bon pour la santé ainsi que favoriser leur résilience, estime de soi et confiance personnelle.

Description du rôle de la ou du bénévole :
• Aider les autres préposés du Programme parascolaire à offrir les activités du Programme.
• Aider à aménager la salle, à la nettoyer et à préparer les collations, et aider les jeunes à faire de l’activité physique et leurs devoirs.
• Aider les enfants à faire leurs devoirs.
• Fournir un soutien social et interagir avec les enfants de façon amicale.

Qualifications :
• Capacité de bien parler l’anglais.
• Expérience du travail auprès d’enfants de 9 à 12 ans.
• Patience, ouverture d’esprit, capacité de ne pas porter de jugement et entregent.
• Connaissance des enjeux auxquels font face les familles à faible revenu et sensibilité aux questions multiculturelles.
• Capacité de travailler de façon autonome avec un minimum de supervision.
• Fiabilité.
• Capacité de respecter les règles de confidentialité.
• Capacité de faire faire une vérification du casier judiciaire.

Endroit : W.E. Gowling School, 250 Anna Avenue
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Location: Ottawa-West
Team: Parent, Child & Youth Team
Days: Thursday and Fridays
Time: 4 - 6 pm
Number of Volunteers Needed: 5
Commitment: Year-round (September – August)
Volunteer will report to: Coordinator for School Success Programs and on-site workers

Goal of the program:
The Homework Club Program provides outreach and related activities to low-income children in various sites. The activities are directed to children ages 6 – 13 and relate to assistance with homework and other school-related projects.

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Assist Homework Club Worker to provide healthy nutritious snacks to encourage healthy eating habits.
• Assist with program set-up, clean up, snack preparation, physical activity, and completion of homework.
• Provide 1:1 attention to assigned children
• Provide social support and friendly interactions.

Qualifications:
• Ability to speak English well.
• Ability to speak French is an asset.
• Experience working with children ages 6 – 13.
• Patient, open-minded, and non-judgmental, with excellent interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work with children/youth who may have special learning/behavioral issues
• Awareness of issues related to low-income families; sensitive to multicultural issues.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
• Reliable and dependable.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.



Endroit : Centre communautaire Alexander, 960, rue Silver
Équipe : Équipe du programme Parent, enfant et jeunes
Jours: Le jeudi et vendredi
Heures : 16 h à 18 h
Nombre de bénévoles nécessaires : 5
Engagement : Toute l'année (de septembre à août)
Le bénévole relève de: Coordonnatrice des programmes favorisant la réussite scolaire

Objectif du programme :
Le programme « Club des devoirs» offre des services et des activités aux enfants issus d’une famille à faible revenu dans la communauté. Les activités s’adressent aux enfants de 6 à 13 ans. Elles les aident à faire leurs devoirs et les encouragent à faire de l’activité physique.

Description du rôle de la ou du bénévole :
• Aider la travailleuse ou le travailleur du Club des devoirs à fournir des collations nutritives pour encourager de saines habitudes alimentaires.
• Aider à aménager la salle, à la nettoyer et à préparer les collations, et aider les jeunes à faire de l’activité physique et leurs devoirs.
• S’occuper individuellement des enfants qui lui ont été confiés.
• Fournir un soutien social et interagir avec les enfants de façon amicale.

Qualifications :
• Capacité de parler anglais.
• Capacité de parler français, un atout.
• Expérience du travail auprès d’enfants de 6 à 13 ans.
• Patience, ouverture d’esprit, capacité de ne pas porter de jugement et entregent.
• Capacité de travailler avec des enfants et des jeunes ayant des difficultés d’apprentissage ou de comportement.
• Connaissance des enjeux auxquels font face les familles à faible revenu et sensibilité aux questions multiculturelles.
• Capacité de travailler de façon autonome avec un minimum de supervision.
• Fiabilité.
• Capacité de respecter les règles de confidentialité.
• Capacité de faire faire une vérification du casier judiciaire.
Endroit : Van Lang Field House (29 Van Lang Private)
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Days: Flexible
Time: 4 hours per week
Minimum commitment: Six months
Volunteer will report to: Crisis Intake Worker; Health Promotion and Counselling Team

Goal of the volunteer position:
Part of a 6-month project, the volunteer will assist the Social Prescribing Committee in researching community resources in the Carlington area.

What is Social Prescribing?
Social Prescribing is a specially structured way of referring people to a range of local, non-clinical services. It complements clinical treatments and seeks to address people's needs in a holistic way. This asset-based approach goes beyond treating illness. It recognizes people as not just patients with needs, but as community members with gifts to share, while supporting them to engage with and contribute back to their communities.

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Identify opportunities and compile data of accessible community activities and programs in the Carlington catchment area.
• Manage data collection and respond to project related email.
• Perform outreach to community partners.
• Research potential spaces for Centre programs.
• Occasional travel to program sites in the Carlington catchment area.
• Promote the health and well-being of the people and diverse communities we serve.

Qualifications:
• Prior research related experience preferred.
• Strong knowledge of Carlington community resources.
• Strong knowledge of healthcare system.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
• Reliable and dependable.
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Somali, French, Spanish, Arabic, an asset).
• Sensitive to multicultural issues and issues facing low-income population.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.
Endroit : 900 Merivale Road
Date limite pour postuler: 31 oct 2019
Team: Parent-Child
Days: Wednesdays
Time: Mornings, 8:30am-12noon
Minimum commitment: Three months

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Assist with the physical set up of room and any activities.
• Promote reading among participants.
• Prepare snacks and clean up after preparation.
• Assist with cleaning and putting away items after the sessions, including toys, dishes, floors, surfaces.
• Promote safety during the playgroup.

Qualifications:
• Ability to work in a challenging environment
• Demonstrated genuine interest in children and children’s activities
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Somali, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, an asset)
• Caring, patient, non-judgmental, and understanding of children and children’s needs
• Punctual, reliable, and dependable.
• Sensitive to multicultural issues
• Sensitive to issues facing low-income population.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.
Endroit : Boys and Girls Club; 1463 Prince of Wales Dr.
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Team: Parent-Child
Days: Mondays - Fridays
Time: Mornings or Afternoons
Minimum commitment: Three months

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Assist with the physical set up of room and any activities.
• Promote reading among participants.
• Prepare snacks and clean up after preparation.
• Assist with cleaning and putting away items after the sessions, including toys, dishes, floors, surfaces.
• Promote safety during the playgroup.

Qualifications:
• Ability to work in a challenging environment
• Demonstrated genuine interest in children and children’s activities
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Somali, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, an asset)
• Caring, patient, non-judgmental, and understanding of children and children’s needs
• Punctual, reliable, and dependable.
• Sensitive to multicultural issues
• Sensitive to issues facing low-income population.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.
Endroit : Multiple locations in Ottawa-West
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Days: Mondays to Fridays
Time: Afternoons, 2:30pm-5pm
Minimum Commitment: Three months
Volunteer will report to: Nursery School Staff

Goals of the program:
Annavale Nursery School is a full-day program for children ages of 2 to 4 years old designed to give each child a “Headstart” preparation for formal schooling and successful entry into kindergarten. The daily curriculum and activities build on each child’s strengths and interests.

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Model appropriate behaviours with children.
• Help prepare children during activity transitions and play with the children by engaging children in play and interacting with them in the appropriate manner.
• Promote listening skills and attention span, and promote language development by asking open-ended questions through interactions with the children.
• Assist staff with other activities with the children upon request.

Qualifications:
• Ability to work in a challenging and high-energy environment with a team
• Demonstrated genuine interest in children and children’s activities. Knowledge of child development or experience working with children an asset.
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Somali, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, an asset)
• Caring, patient, non-judgmental, and understanding of children and children’s needs
• Punctual, reliable, and dependable.
• Sensitive to multicultural issues
• Sensitive to issues facing low-income population.
• Ability to work with children with special needs.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.
Endroit : Annavale Nursery School
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Days: Mondays to Fridays
Time: Mornings, 8:30am-12noon
Minimum Commitment: Three months
Volunteer will report to: Nursery School Staff

Goals of the program:
Annavale Nursery School is a full-day program for children ages of 2 to 4 years old designed to give each child a “Headstart” preparation for formal schooling and successful entry into kindergarten. The daily curriculum and activities build on each child’s strengths and interests.

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Model appropriate behaviours with children.
• Help prepare children during activity transitions and play with the children by engaging children in play and interacting with them in the appropriate manner.
• Promote listening skills and attention span, and promote language development by asking open-ended questions through interactions with the children.
• Assist staff with other activities with the children upon request.

Qualifications:
• Ability to work in a challenging and high-energy environment with a team
• Demonstrated genuine interest in children and children’s activities. Knowledge of child development or experience working with children an asset.
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Somali, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, an asset)
• Caring, patient, non-judgmental, and understanding of children and children’s needs
• Punctual, reliable, and dependable.
• Sensitive to multicultural issues
• Sensitive to issues facing low-income population.
• Ability to work with children with special needs.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.
Endroit : Annavale Nursery School
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 9:30 am to 12 noon
Minimum commitment: 3 months
Volunteer will report to: Rana Arfeh, Family Support Worker


Goal:
Buns in the Oven is a weekly prenatal/postnatal program for women interested in learning about pregnancy and nutrition. Participants are invited to take part in cooking and sharing a healthy meal, as well as take part in guest lectures/workshops regarding child development, parenting, safety etc.

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Welcome and support young mothers as they enter the program
• Promote a nurturing, caring, warm, and supportive environment
• Supporting first-time participants and returning participants with registration and registration renewal
• Assisting staff in administering participant surveys
• Assisting with food preparation and clean-up
• Assisting staff and guest lecturers with educational activities
• Assist in childcare when needed.

Qualifications:
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Arabic, French, Spanish, Chinese, Somali, an asset)
• Caring, patient, non-judgmental, and understanding of client needs
• Punctual, reliable, and dependable
• Sensitive to multicultural issues
• Sensitive to issues facing low-income population, specifically young low-income mothers.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check
Endroit : 900 Merivale Road
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Team: Parent-Child
Days: Tuesdays
Time: Mornings, 8:30am-12noon
Minimum commitment: Three months

Description of Volunteer Role:
• Assist with the physical set up of room and any activities.
• Promote reading among participants.
• Prepare snacks and clean up after preparation.
• Assist with cleaning and putting away items after the sessions, including toys, dishes, floors, surfaces.
• Promote safety during the playgroup.

Qualifications:
• Ability to work in a challenging environment
• Demonstrated genuine interest in children and children’s activities
• Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, such as Somali, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, an asset)
• Caring, patient, non-judgmental, and understanding of children and children’s needs
• Punctual, reliable, and dependable.
• Sensitive to multicultural issues
• Sensitive to issues facing low-income population.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check.
Endroit : Bellevue Community Centre
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Days and Time: Thursday, 5-6pm
Friday, 2-3pm
Commitment: 3 month minimum
Volunteer will report to: Health Promoter

Description of Program:
The Mobile Market is a community initiative which allows low income area residents access to affordable and healthy food. Fresh produce is available on a bus and residents have the opportunity to choose what produce they are interested in. They then pay for their produce at the end of their tour on the bus.

Description of Volunteer Role:
- Volunteer will help other volunteers to display produce and to keep the area clean.
- Volunteer will help pack up boxes and break down empty boxes for recycling.
- Volunteer will follow residents and record their produce picks on a receipt which then will be forwarded to person who is at the cash.
- Volunteer will calculate and provide change for purchases using a calculator.

Qualifications:
- Friendly and reliable.
- Able to do simple math
- Able to stand and walk for extended periods of time even during inclement weather.
- Able to lift a maximum of 20 lbs.
- Good communication, English is essential, other languages are an asset.

Safety/Security Issues:
- Client confidentiality is essential.
- Police Records Check required.
Endroit : Ottawa-West
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Help us by either canvassing door to door in your neighbourhood, at work with your colleagues or, with your family and friends.

If you prefer you can also do all your canvassing from the comfort of you home online, by registering on our website and sending a link to your page via any social media method

https://secure-support.heartandstroke.ca/site/SPageServer/;jsessionid=00000000.app208a?NONCE_TOKEN=C6C33706AC60170EA1CD5549614675A7&pagename=p2pCanvass_home

Help us during our Heart Month in February.

If you have more questions please contact the cooridinator to the program Simon Faye either by phone directly 613-691-3291 or via email simon.faye@heartandstroke.ca
Endroit : 1525 Carling Ave S#110
Ottawa On K2S 1M2
** But you will not be volunteering in the office
Date limite pour postuler: 1 jan 2020
Organisme : RESULTS Canada
• attend and actively participate in the monthly education & action meetings
• take action alongside fellow group members on the current campaign. Example of actions (but not limited to):
o engaging with your Member of Parliament by writing or meeting with them
o writing letters to the editor
o organizing events
o supporting the logistics of the group
o being active on social media
o taking part in the online community of RESULTS Canada
o fundraising
o tabling at an event to talk about RESULTS Canada
• report on your actions to your Group Leader on a monthly basis

What we're looking for:
• Someone passionate about ending poverty in the Global South and committed to lead by taking action to build the political will to end poverty.
• A “people person”, who is excellent at building relationships and who loves to inspire, develop and motivate others.
• Someone with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Someone who is able to go out of their comfort zone to create change.

Visit bit.ly/joinresults for more details.
Endroit : Room 7, Dalhousie Community Centre
755 Somerset Street West (NW Corner of Empress Ave.)
Ottawa, ON K1R 6R1

(meeting once a month on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7-9pm)
Date limite pour postuler: 10 jan 2020
Organisme : Frontier College
WHAT DO OUR VOLUNTEERS DO?

Frontier College's Homework Club Program offers homework and reading support for children and youth across Canada. As a volunteer with the Homework Club Program at Cumberland Library, you will help children and youth grades 1 to 6 to develop their reading and writing skills in English. Based on your own competencies, you may also help them develop skills in mathematics, science, and French.

Volunteering with the Homework Club Program is an excellent way to gain experience in early childhood education or literacy tutoring! It is also an ideal environment in which to contribute meaningfully to your community. We require no prior teaching experience and provide you with all of the training and materials you need. Just bring your communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and love of learning!


WHEN AND WHERE DO OUR ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE?

The Homework Club program at Cumberland public libraryruns from September 2019 to June 2020. The program will take place on Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Volunteers are encouraged to participate weekly, but scheduling is flexible and can accommodate your availabilities. Note also that our other Homework Club across the city are always looking for volunteers!

HOW CAN YOU APPLY?

Contact phoyeck@frontiercollege.ca
Candidates aged 18 or over will be required to provide a vulnerable sector Police Check (free of charge). All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.

We look forward to meeting you!
Endroit : 1599 Tenth Line Rd, Orléans, ON K1E 3E8
Date limite pour postuler: 11 déc 2019
Spring is upon us and summer is around the corner! Let's make the most of it!

Do you enjoy being active in the outdoors and participating in sports and recreation activities? Do you have a love for fishing, hiking, running, exploring nature, working out or playing on local sports teams?

If you are willing to impart your experience and knowledge and you enjoy working with youth and helping them to explore their interests, this is the initiative for you!

Looking to connect a prospective mentor with a youth to learn more about roles in recreation, sports, outdoor adventures and possibly explore other opportunities in this area of interest.

Student Links is an initiative that offers High School students who have an intellectual disability an opportunity to expand on current interests and hobbies, while discovering new possibilities for life after High School.

Your Role as a Mentor:
- Presenting information about your field of expertise
- Introducing a student to your hobby or industry
- Providing an opportunity for hands-on experience
- Participating in rec or sports programs together

This is an opportunity for you to help a student by sharing something you're passionate about.

Time commitments are flexible.


Endroit : Ottawa Region- various locations
Date limite pour postuler: 20 nov 2019
Êtes-vous quelqu’un qui souhaite faire une différence dans la vie des personnes ayant des besoins particuliers? Quelqu’un qui aime contribuer à votre communauté? Aimez-vous aider vos voisins à développer un sens d’appartenance, de participation, et d’inclusion communautaire? Nous voulons vous parler!

Liens Étudiants cherche des personnes motivées et responsables pour devenir mentor à nos élèves ayant des besoins spéciaux de toutes capacités. Vous serez jumeler un a un avec un jeune adulte pour développer un mentorat ensemble viser sur vos intérêts et passions partagés. Vous allez explorer vos intérêts en commun pour aider l’étudiant à développer ses capacités autour de sa passion et les aider à se préparer pour la vraie vie après l’école secondaire.

Une personne peut devenir mentor dans plusieurs manières et chaque expérience de mentorat est unique et tailler aux besoins de l’élève et le mentor. En tant que bénévole vous pouvez :
- Aider l’étudiant à explorer leur communauté et fréquenter des évènements ensemble
- Travailler sur un projet ensemble (créer un film, bande dessiné, table en menuiserie, danse)
- Prendre un cours ensemble (yoga, danse, art, soccer…)
- Agir comme portier et introduire a votre réseau social, clubs/groupes dont vous êtes membre
- Aider à préparer pour les études post-secondaires, préparation pour le marché de travail
- Développer leur Independence dans la communauté sur les autobus, faire des achats, habilités de la vie comme préparation de nourriture et lavage…
- Enseigner une nouvelle habilité – sport, travail de mains, instrument
- Faire un ami et s’amuser avec des personnes qui partagent vos intérêts!

Nous cherchons des personnes engagées, motivées, responsables, et matures qui veulent faire une différence dans la vie d’un jeune en les guidant et montrant des options pour leur futures. Si vous êtes quelqu’un qui est passionnée par l’inclusion communautaire et pense que chaque personne mérite les mêmes opportunités et expériences enrichissant dans la vie, veuillez-vous vous impliquer aujourd’hui!

Imaginez avoir eu un mentor quand vous étiez jeune et les choses que vous auriez pu faire différemment avec quelqu’un pour vous guider. Vous pouvez maintenant devenir cette personne pour un adolescent qui a hâte pour son futur!

Expérience à travailler avec la population de notre clientèle (besoins particuliers) n’est pas nécessaire. Tous ceux et celles qui veulent aider un jeune a développer sa passion et faire partie de sa communauté sont les bienvenues d’appliquer.
Endroit : Lieux Variees
Date limite pour postuler: 20 nov 2019
Looking for creative tradespeople who love to build to share their passion by volunteering some of your time to mentor a youth who wants to learn from you!

Do you love to work with your hands to build your dream creations?
Are you a woodworker, carver, turner, or hobbyist exploring making your own wood creations? Do you enjoy working with metal or other mediums to create projects? Do you build decks, do renovations, landscaping, or other trades? Are you working in this field or do you pursue it as a hobby?

Do you love to work with laser cutters, CNC machines, welding, up-cycled and recycled materials? Or are you someone who dabbles in many creative areas?

If you are willing to impart your experience and knowledge and enjoy working with youth, this is the initiative for you!

Looking to connect a prospective mentor with a youth who has an interest in all aspects of construction, wood/metal smiths to build on knowledge/skills and to learn more about roles in this field.

Student Links is an initiative that offers High School students who have an intellectual disability an opportunity to expand on current interests and hobbies, while discovering new possibilities for life after High School.

Your Role as a Mentor:
- Presenting information about your field of expertise
- Introducing a student to your hobby or industry
- Providing an opportunity for hands-on experience

This is an opportunity for you to help a student by sharing something you're passionate about.

Time commitments are flexible.
Endroit : Multiple.
Date limite pour postuler: 20 nov 2019
Looking for creative tradespeople who love to build to share their passion by volunteering some of your time to mentor a youth who wants to learn from you!

Do you love to work with your hands to build your dream creations?
Are you a woodworker, carver, turner, or hobbyist exploring making your own wood creations? Do you enjoy working with metal or other mediums to create projects? Do you build decks, do renovations, landscaping, or other trades? Are you working in this field or do you pursue it as a hobby?

Do you love to work with laser cutters, CNC machines, welding, up-cycled and recycled materials? Or are you someone who dabbles in many creative areas?

If you are willing to impart your experience and knowledge and enjoy working with youth, this is the initiative for you!

Looking to connect a prospective mentor with a youth who has an interest in all aspects of construction, wood/metal smiths to build on knowledge/skills and to learn more about roles in this field.

Student Links is an initiative that offers High School students who have an intellectual disability an opportunity to expand on current interests and hobbies, while discovering new possibilities for life after High School.

Your Role as a Mentor:
- Presenting information about your field of expertise
- Introducing a student to your hobby or industry
- Providing an opportunity for hands-on experience

This is an opportunity for you to help a student by sharing something you're passionate about.

Time commitments are flexible.
Endroit : Multiple.
Date limite pour postuler: 20 nov 2019
The Secretary of the Board of the Council on Aging of Ottawa is responsible for the secretarial duties which ensure overall effective governance of the Executive and of the Board of Directors including meeting minutes and assistance with meeting documents.
Endroit : 1247 Kilborn Place
101
Date limite pour postuler: 15 nov 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
This program is a partnership between Glebe Cooperative Nursery School and the Glebe Centre. The children from the nursery school and our residents will engage in activities and music. Volunteers are needed one Friday per month to help set up and encourage children and residents to connect. An entertainer will facilitate with music and props.
Endroit : 77 Monk Street
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to assist with the set up of the program. Volunteers will encourage residents to participate in the program by bringing plants to the table for residents to water,feed or prune. The volunteer will provide cues, prompts and physical assistance. Volunteers will engage in discussions and reminiscing during the program. This program runs every other Saturday.
Endroit : 77 Monk Street
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to set up and encourage residents to join the creative art group. Volunteers will assist in escorting residents to the program. Volunteers will be encourage to suggest ideas for the craft or art project. Experience or interest in arts and crafts an asset. This program runs Tuesdays 9:30 - 11:30.
Endroit : 77 Monk Street
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
Volunteers are needed to support our weekly luncheon club in community support. The volunteer would go with the van driver to pick up clients, would pre call the clients to remind them of the outing. Volunteers would assist with preparing lunch at our centre and them help with a planned program after lunch is over. The volunteer would then help with the van driver to escort clients home. The program runs on Tuesdays from 10:15 - 2:45.
Endroit : 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
We require a volunteer who help with luncheon club on Fridays. This volunteer would require their own car so that they can drive to the venue. We will pay for the mileage. The volunteer would help support seniors at the venue/restaurant.
Endroit : 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
We require a volunteer who help with luncheon club on Fridays. This volunteer would require their own car so that they can drive to the venue. We will pay for the mileage. The volunteer would help support seniors at the venue/restaurant.
Endroit : 77 Monk Street Ottawa On
Date limite pour postuler: 31 oct 2019
Organisme : The Glebe Centre
Sunday afternoon activity and support volunteer at Abbotsford House from 1 - 4 pm. This program is every second Sunday. The volunteer would help set up and prepare coffee, tea and snacks. The volunteer would help with assorted crafts, book club, history of Ottawa photo exchange etc. The volunteer would engage with attendees, answer questions and be supportive to the participants
Endroit : 77 Monk Street
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Board Meetings are held on the third Monday of each month beginning at 5:30 pm. There are no Board Meetings in July and August. Amethyst is modified collective and a 'working board'. As such, the governance model is such that Board and Staff members work together on various committees. Those interesting in submitting their applications should provide a covering letter noting why they are interested in volunteering on Amethyst's Board of Directors, along with their CV/Resume.
In 2019 Amethyst Women's Addiction Centre celebrated its 40th anniversary. Amethyst provides services from women in the Ottawa region who are recovering from substance use and/or problem gambling. More information on the organization is available at: www.amethyst-ottawa.org
Endroit : 488 Wilbrod St., Ottawa, ON K1N 6M8
Date limite pour postuler: 8 nov 2019
Organisme : Ottawa Paw Pantry
The Ottawa Paw Pantry is recruiting for a Client Relations Manager to provide excellent service and to promote this idea throughout the organization.

This volunteer team member will act as the leader of the Client Relations team, overseeing a number of volunteers working as client relations coordinators. This role is critical to the success of the organization and will work closely with the Client Relations Manager, Logistics Manager, and Managing Partners. The Client Relations team is often the first point of contact for new clients and contributes to the overall efficiency of the organization in a respectful manner, while increasing client satisfaction.
Time Commitment: The time commitment varies based on the time of the client cycle. This role will be busier leading into the final two weeks of each month, and averages approximately 4-6 hours a week.

Responsibilities:
Oversee a team of Client Relations Coordinators and Client Intake Coordinator and provide assistance as needed
Maintain contact with client coordinators to ensure clients are contacted on a monthly basis.
Manage the client request sheet with the aid of team members
Act as the primary point of contact between client coordinators and community partners
Keep accurate records of actions and discussions with clients and community partners
Aid in the recruitment process to develop new Client Relations Volunteers and nurture an environment where they can excel, with the help of the Volunteer Manager
Take ownership of arising conflict and follow problems through to resolution
Ensure team volunteers have completed the required training or checks (i.e. Police Record Check)
Control resources and maintain regular communication with the Logistics Manager
Uphold a high standard of respect for applicants, volunteers, and Community Partners by all Ottawa Paw Pantry Volunteers
Continue to improve the client experience by reviewing, creating, and refining policies and procedures

Requirements:
Ability to think strategically and to lead
Build and effectively manage interpersonal relationships at all levels of the organization
Exceptional tact and diplomacy, ability to assess and make decisions on the spot
Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills
Experience in providing customer service support
Strong client-facing and communication skills
Proven experience as a customer service manager a very strong asset
Working knowledge of Google Docs preferred

Email volunteer@ottawapawpantry.ca with the position as the subject line, and tell us why you’d make a great Client Relations Manager.
Endroit : 68 Canter Blvd
Date limite pour postuler: 9 déc 2019
Organisme : Ottawa Paw Pantry
The Ottawa Paw Pantry is currently recruiting a compassionate volunteer to oversee incoming applications. This role will consist of reviewing applications in a timely manner, assessing applicant needs against approval criteria and organization capacity, and making final decisions regarding applicant eligibility.
The Client Intake Coordinator role is critical to the success of the organization and will work closely with the Client Relations Manager, Logistics Manager, and Managing Partners. The Client Relations team is often the first point of contact for new clients and contributes to the overall efficiency of the organization in a respectful manner, while increasing client satisfaction.
Time Commitment: The Ottawa Paw Pantry receives approximately 5-7 new applications each week, with each review taking approximately 30 minutes, including contact. The flow of work may vary week to week, but averages 2-3 hours a week.
Responsibilities
Improves the beneficiary experience by reviewing applications in a timely manner
Reviews incoming applications and application questions against approval criteria.
Responsible for following-up with incomplete applications to the best of their ability.
Manages the waitlist
Flags potential conflicts or problems to the Client Relations Manager and aids in finding solutions.
Contributes to the overall improvement of the application and approval process
Keeps detailed and accurate records of actions and discussions with clients and Community Partners
Communicates with the Logistics Manager and Client Relations Manager to determine if we have capacity for new clients to be approved
Requirements
Attention to detail
Access to phone and computer on a regular basis to communicate with incoming applicants
Experience in providing customer service support
Working knowledge of a smartphone and Google Docs preferred
Ability to think objectively and compassionately
Strong client-facing and communication skills
Tact and diplomacy, ability to assess and make decisions on the spot
Email volunteer@ottawapawpantry.ca with the position as the subject line, and tell us why you’d make a great Client Intake Coordinator.
Endroit : 68 Canter Blvd
Date limite pour postuler: 9 déc 2019
Board Meetings are held on the third Monday of each month beginning at 5:30 pm. There are no Board Meetings in July and August. Amethyst is modified collective and a 'working board'. As such, the governance model is such that Board and Staff members work together on various committees. Those interesting in submitting their applications should provide a covering letter noting why they are interested in volunteering on Amethyst's Board of Directors, along with their CV/Resume.
In 2019 Amethyst Women's Addiction Centre celebrated its 40th anniversary. Amethyst provides services from women in the Ottawa region who are recovering from substance use and/or problem gambling. More information on the organization is available at: www.amethyst-ottawa.org
Endroit : 488 Wilbrod St., Ottawa, ON K1N 6M8
Date limite pour postuler: 31 oct 2019
Organisme : Harmer House
A Day Away:
Harmer House's Adult Day Program provides clients with Alzheimer's disease and/or other impairments with a day of stimulating activities.
Required are volunteers that are compassionate, honest and provide true leadership through companionship, encouragement and guidance to assigned client(s) throughout the activities of the day, and assist with program operations.

If you have patience and dependability; a sense of humour, respect and passion for making a difference please apply!

Availablity:
Program Hours are Monday to Friday 9:30am to 2:30pm

Available daily shifts:
9am to 1pm
or
12pm to 2:30pm
or
9am to 2:30pm

Experience working with seniors or assisting with cognitive impairments is an asset.

Education in a related field is also an asset.
Endroit : 100 Forestview Crescent, Nepean
Date limite pour postuler: 25 oct 2019
STRIDE Assistance for the Disabled, Inc., a registered, non-profit, charitable organization operated solely by a dedicated team of volunteers consisting of retired Engineers, former Health Care Professionals, persons with disabilities, family members of a person with a disability, etc. Our mission is to help individuals maintain their independence and improve their quality of life by providing refurbished health care equipment in excellent condition at affordable prices while at the same time saving it from going to landfills.

As part of our revitalization plan, STRIDE is seeking to create a Business Committee to provide expert guidance in the operation of the business. The mandate of the Business Committee is to:
1. Implement the revitalization work plan
2. Provide business management guidance
3. Set business objectives
4. Monitor finances and develop a business reserve from the increased income
5. Provide direct support and oversight to the operation of the Depot
6. Prepare a report on business highlights and recommendations for monthly board meetings

Committee Chair Skills Required

· Experience in managing a business, preferably in the health care community.
· Ability to provide guidance to the Committee regarding management.
· Ability to network with other stakeholders.
· Experience in producing regular reports to the board.
· Experience managing and working with volunteers.
· Ability to read and understand financial statements.
· Understanding of current rules and regulations of running a charity.
· Experience in setting and implementing business plans.

Working Conditions
· The Committee will meet at least once a month. Other tasks will be assigned as required.
· This is a new position being created to provide business guidance to STRIDE.
Endroit : 43 Grenfell Cresc, #7
Nepean, ON
Date limite pour postuler: 15 nov 2019
The Grant Writer is responsible for preparing and writing grant and funding proposals for the Italian Week Festival Ottawa. Please contact us for more details.
Endroit : 337 James Street
Unit 1
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : Foodsharing Ottawa
Foodsharing Ottawa is seeking an Executive Director (ED) to join our team. This is the most senior position in the organization, directing all operations, managing the core leadership team, and working with our partners. The ED is accountable to the Foodsharing board of directors.

We seek those who work well in a team setting and have excellent communication and listening skills. Previous experience with charities and/or non-profit in similar positions is helpful, but not required. Proficiency in English is required, bilingualism is an asset. Diversity of backgrounds and experience is valued.

If you are interested please submit your CV and a cover letter stating your previous experience. Show us who you really are, why you are applying for this position and where you see Foodsharing in 5 years under your leadership.

Eligibility Requirements for Directorships
Individuals must be of age 18 or older and must not be family-members of current board members.
Endroit : Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
Organisme : GleeCeptional
Volunteers assist the Coach with weekly practices. This may include singing, dancing and leading the group in games and conversation. You may be asked to help with date nights and performances other than the usual Wednesday night practice time.
Endroit : Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 7 nov 2019
Organisme : AFP Ottawa Chapter
Looking for 2 amazing people to join the Ottawa Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) External Relations Committee.
1. Social Media Manager- oversee the creation and deployment of social media posts, create and schedule posts, support analytics tracking and other duties.
2. Website Manager - oversee and perform updates / maintenance of the Chapter website on a weekly basis, contribute to the creation of the e-newsletter, support analytics tracking and other duties.
Endroit : Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 8 nov 2019
Want a rewarding position! Imagine how you feel when you just had your hair done! Our Residents feel the same! We are looking for volunteers that will help escort Residents to and from their hair appointments within the Home. Volunteer opportunities available on Thursday morning/afternoon and Friday morning. What a great opportunity to make someone feel good!
Endroit : 200 IslandLodge Rd
Ottawa,On. K1N 5M2
Date limite pour postuler: 25 oct 2019
We are looking for volunteers that will help escort and porter Residents to and from the physio room on Tuesdays the morning. The physio room is located within the home. Come and be surrounded by extremely vibrant and positive individuals. It is a great places to volunteer! Join our energetic volunteer team here at Garry J. Armstrong. Orientation/training opportunities will be provided
Endroit : 200 Island Lodge Road
Ottawa, On. K1N 5M2
Date limite pour postuler: 25 oct 2019
We are looking for volunteers that will help escort and porter Residents to and from the physio room on Tuesdays the morning. The physio room is located within the home. Come and be surrounded by extremely vibrant and positive individuals. It is a great places to volunteer! Join our energetic volunteer team here at Garry J. Armstrong. Orientation/training opportunities will be provided
Endroit : 200 Island Lodge Road
Ottawa, On. K1N 5M2
Date limite pour postuler: 25 oct 2019
Organisme : Ancoura
Ancoura's Fundraising Committee is currently looking for the support of a grant writer who can assist with and, whenever possible, lead the development of proposals for submission to foundations and government funding programs. Candidates should have strong writing skills and an aptitude for collaboration. Ideally, candidates will have had experience and success developing grant proposals for organizations in the non-for-profit sector.
Endroit : Our office is at 30 Cleary Avenue, Ottawa ON K2A 4A1 and six of our townhomes are in the west end of Ottawa and one is in the east.
Date limite pour postuler: 30 nov 2019
Hours: Volunteer are present Monday to Friday between 11AM-2:30PM. Volunteer schedule will be determined with store manager.

The Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association (FOPLA) requires volunteers to assist with operations of their used bookstore at the Main Branch of the Ottawa Public Library.

The Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association (FOPLA) requires volunteers to assist with operations of their used bookstore at the Main Branch of the Ottawa Public Library.

Volunteers in this role will be primarily responsible for providing excellent customer service to FOPLA’s customers, including answering customer questions, helping customers to locate books, selling books, making change, and light administrative tasks. Volunteers may also be required to interact with library staff as needed, and potentially re-stock shelves as needed.

Required Skills: Must be friendly and courteous with the public; previous customer service experience will be considered an asset; knowledge of books and book genres will be considered an asset; must have the ability to follow instructions and work effectively under pressure; must have good organizational skills.

Volunteers are required to provide their own transportation to their volunteer location.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Endroit : 120 Metcalfe Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5M2
Date limite pour postuler: 15 déc 2019
Organisme : Ottawa JazzWorks
Ottawa JazzWorks is seeking a social media coordinator to assist with event organization, administrative tasks and social media management (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.). Applicants must be available daytimes on a regular, part-time weekly basis, and must have a love of jazz music. This position is ideal for students or graduates interested in learning about the music business, or anyone looking to get more involved in the Ottawa jazz community.

JazzWorks is an Ottawa-based Canadian not-for-profit organization dedicated to the development of jazz musicianship in players of all ages. To achieve its mandate and goals, JazzWorks carries out a wide range of activities including the summer Jazz Camp, monthly jam sessions, and concerts throughout the year.

Endroit : Pinecrest Road,
Ottawa
Date limite pour postuler: 18 oct 2019
About Parkinson Canada:

Parkinson Canada is the national voice of Canadians living with Parkinson’s disease. From diagnosis to discovery, we guide the way for Canadians to live well with Parkinson’s disease through education, advocacy and support services. Our National Research Program funds innovative research to search for better treatments and a cure. A national registered charity, Parkinson Canada fulfills its mission through the generosity of donors and is an accredited organization under the Imagine Canada Standards Program.

We are looking for a volunteer to co-facilitate the monthly support group for people living with Parkinson's and their care partners in Ottawa West. Our support groups meet once a month for two hours and the date and time varies based on location.

POSITION SUMMARY:

To help provide education and support at monthly group meetings to persons with Parkinson’s, members of their families, and/or their caregivers in dealing with the challenges of living with the condition. To encourage group members to share experiences, ideas and feelings, address challenges, develop supportive friendships and receive current information about Parkinson’s disease.
Duties include: co-facilitate monthly support group, including planning, set-up, refreshments and speakers.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Experience in facilitation of support groups or meetings an asset
• Comfort and ability to discuss issues regarding Parkinson’s
• Active listening and communication skills
• Sensitivity and compassion
• Ability to model respect for diversity
• Background in nursing, social work, physiotherapy, speech language pathology, and/or other medical aspect of Parkinson’s disease an asset

TIME COMMITMENT:
• 3-5 hours per month, (includes two hour meeting and one hour preparation time) for a minimum of one year
• Training will be provided

Active seniors are welcome! If you are interested in joining a team that makes a tremendous difference in the lives of Canadians living with Parkinson’s, please contact Krista Duncan at krista.duncan@parkinson.ca

Endroit : 200 Colonnade Rd
Date limite pour postuler: 1 nov 2019
We are presently recruiting volunteers to provide customer service assistance in our coffee shops and clothing boutique. No experience necessary- we will provide you with all the training you need. Responsibilities include customer service, food and beverage service and cash operations. If you enjoy working with people and providing excellent customer service is important to you, join our team and help us raise funds that support patient care at The Royal!
Endroit : The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre
1145 Carling Ave.
Date limite pour postuler: 31 déc 2019
- Respond to inquiries/responses via phone, walk-in etc...
- Conduct inventory, prepare mailings/kits preparation
- Document inquiries and follow up with responses as needed
- Welcome guests to the office
- Must be fluent in English & French
- Works well independently as well as part of a team
- Excellent organizations, written and verbal skills
- Light data entry using Excel, Google Docs and Blackbaud OneCRM
Endroit : 1525 Carling Ave S#110
Date limite pour postuler: 31 oct 2019
Overview of the role:
The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living, and advocacy.

As a Customer Service and Administrative Support Volunteer, you will provide customer service and administrative support to the Community Engagement Central Team. In particular, you will ensure an excellent donor experience through supporting the success of Jump Rope for Heart, Big Bike, Person-to-Person Canvass, My Own Fundraiser and our Direct mailing team.

Some activities associated with this role include:
• Email inbox response management using templated responses
o Assisting donors and supporters with website navigation and fundraising communication tools
o Assisting with direct mailing pieces
o Responding to and troubleshooting tax receipt inquiries/requests
o Supporting donors with redirecting funds to specific participants
o Issuing
• Utilizing information from abovementioned email templates to complete phone calls in a professional manner to donors and supporters who require additional support or do not have access to email
• Documenting donor suppression requests in 2-3 separate databases
• General administrative support/data entry

Qualifications:
• Completion of secondary school, age 18+.
• Detail oriented, organized, and focused.
• Able to work independently and as part of a team.
• Comfortable on the computer (PC environment): familiar with web browsers, web forms, MS Outlook, MS Excel and MS Word.
• Patient and accommodating; professional, volunteer, or personal experience with talent to explain investigation results in simplified terms is a strong asset.
• Exceptional phone manner and an excellent command of spoken and written English.
• Able to follow written and spoken English instructions accurately.
• Enjoy interaction with other team members.
• Ability to communicate in French is an asset.
Orientation and training:
• Orientation to the office, team, and position from your staff partner.
• Detailed written descriptions of tasks.
• One-on-one training (where relevant) with staff partner.
• Ongoing training and mentorship.

Time commitment:
Flexible, but ideally 15-20 hours per week: 2-4 shifts per week, 5-6 hours per shift

Shifts will occur between the hours of 8:30am-4:00pm, Monday- Friday.

Volunteers may choose to exceed 20 hours of work per week.
This position is a 3-month term commitment with possibility for renewal.
Endroit : 110-1525 Carling Ave
Date limite pour postuler: 2 déc 2019
The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County (DSORC) is currently seeking a volunteer to assist with hosting our upcoming Supporting Dementia Lecture Series.

Primary Role and Responsibilities:

• Work closely with DSORC staff to secure all logistical details as needed
o appropriate educational materials, name tags, refreshments, etc.
• Work with DSORC staff to successfully deliver two Supporting Dementia sessions
o Thursday December 5th and Thursday December 12th 2019
• Responsible for the set up/ take down of tables and chairs, and general clean up
• Greet and welcome participants at the door and provide any relevant materials
o e.g. name tag, handouts
• Engage in conversation with participants as appropriate
• Provide general housekeeping guidance

Qualifications and Skills:

• Bilingualism in English and French is preferred
• Compassion, understanding and awareness of dementia
• Professionalism and a positive disposition
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Reliability and punctuality
• Maintain a positive, supportive, and welcome environment learning
• Maintain confidentiality of all participants
• Basic knowledge of DSORC programs and services (training provided)
• Accommodate participants with health and mobility challenges (as able)

Screening:

Successful applicants will submit a volunteer application form and provide a valid Criminal Police Record check. An interview and reference checks will be conducted as part of the application process with the Volunteer Coordinator.

Successful applicants will be provided with Orientation Training in addition to role-specific training from their supervisor.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit their CV and a cover letter describing their interest to volunteer@dsorc.org.
Endroit : 1750 Russell Road
Suite 1742
Date limite pour postuler: 13 nov 2019
The suitable candidate will receive 10 weeks of crisis line training based on a feminist framework. The training will enable the counselor to provide support on issues related to recent sexual assault, Childhood sexual assault, feminist counseling, court accompaniment, suicide intervention and coping strategies.
Endroit : Our address is confidential but will be provided when candidate contacts us
Date limite pour postuler: 17 oct 2019
Organisme : SchoolBOX Inc
SchoolBOX is looking for a motivated and creative individual with a positive attitude to volunteer as a grant writer and fundraiser. The candidate must have strong research and written communication skills to help us with grant applications. The volunteer will be responsible for researching and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations, and work directly with the Executive Director or the Marketing Manager.

The role is a volunteer position, and will have flexible hours depending on the person's schedule. The roles and responsibilities include:

- research potential grant opportunities from organizations that align with the mission, vision, and values of SchoolBOX
- assemble and submit grant applications twhich can include (but are not limited to) reference letters, proposals, budgets, etc. in a timely manner
- connect with grant-making foundations and organizations to solicit feedback and establish positive working relationships
- report directly to the Executive Director of SchoolBOX to update on the status of pending grant proposals

A successful candidate must possess these attributes:

- a proven track record of successfully securing grants/donations for other non-profit organizations
- excellent organization and time management skills as meeting deadlines will be an integral part of the process
- excellent written, analytical and research skills
- be highly self-motivated and detail-oriented
Endroit : Work at home
Date limite pour postuler: 29 oct 2019
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