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Volunteer Opportunities

Please register with us at:

http://www.pqchc.com/volunteers-students/volunteer-application/

Please note that you will also need to register with the CRA as one of our volunteers. We can tell you how!



If you are interested in helping diverse low income community members to complete their 2017 income tax forms, you may want to consider volunteering with PQCHC. Our Free Income Tax Clinics operates on Saturdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 13:00 p.m., during March and April. Opportunities to support small groups of community members at our location, during day time hours. We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, bookkeeping skills, and experience working with clients from diverse backgrounds. Ability to speak different languages an asset (French, Arabic, Somali, Russian, Mandarin etc.). In order to best match your skills and interest with the volunteer opportunities available at Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre, you will be required to: -Complete and return an application form. -Attend a personal interview. -Submit 2 personal references. -Undergo a police record check. -Participate in training and orientation session. You can download the application form here:

http://www.pqchc.com/volunteers-students/volunteer-application/


Location: 1365 Richmond Road, 2nd Floor, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
The volunteer will assist the Rehabilitation Service Worker in providing individual and group rehab services to the residents of the Home. (ie. exercise programs, walking, etc) Volunteer must be available from 9 - 12, at least once a week on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays. Screening is conducted on all applicants to ensure suitability for position of trust. Very good learning opportunity. Many other benefits.
Location: 2865 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
As a Paddy's Place Volunteer you would be responsible for setting up Paddy's Place which is a small food/sitting area for residents, staff and family. You would be responsible for picking up supplies in the kitchen, working cash, making change, serving residents, staff and volunteers, Keeping Paddy's Place clean and stocking items for the next day.
Location: 2865 Riverside Drive
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
To assist staff in providing a pleasurable dining experience for residents at meal times. You will do that by ensuring residents are served in a timely, gentle and respectful manner. Applicant must be sensitive to the needs of the elderly. Screening is conducted on all applicants to ensure suitability for position of trust. Orientation to the Home and training is provided.
Location: 2865 Riverside Drive, Ottawa,ON
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
As an RHA Assistant you will help the Recreation Department with activities on the floor, escorting residents to and from activities, visiting residents and any other duties as assigned.
Location: 2865 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, On K0G 1S0
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
To assist with / or run a variety of games for the enjoyment of residents. (Chess, board games, bowling, bingo,...)
Location: 2865 Riverside Drive, Ottawa,ON
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
To visit residents one on one, on a regular basis, in order to provide friendship and companionship.
Location: 2865 Riverside Drive, Ottawa,ON
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
You would escort residents to and from their floors down to the Gathering Place for Mass. You would be present at mass and assist with residents as needed.
We offer Mass every day except Saturdays. You would help from 09:30 to 11:30 when here. Some volunteer choose to help one day a week where others offer to help on several days per week.
This position required allot of walking and pushing wheelchairs of all sizes.
Location: 2865 RIVERSIDE DRIVE
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. Prostate Cancer Canada Network Ottawa (PCCNO)) supports men and their families deal with diagnosis and treatment. Our organization promotes awareness and early detection. We hold conventions and awareness events as well as speak to community groups. We network with health professionals and likeminded organizations who advocate for improved treatment and support.The editor of The Walnut will be assisted by others with story leads and the composition of news items that are on interest to our community. The ability to work independently and be creative in story development and writing is a key requirement.
Location: Prostate Cancer Canada Network Ottawa
P.O. Box 23122
Ottawa, Ontario
K2A 4E2
pccnottawa.ca
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Organization: Ausome Ottawa
We are looking for volunteers to support kids with autism at various Ausome Ottawa sports programs. In the coming months, we are offering programs in basketball, gymnastics, soccer, PD day camps and many more programs!

If you like kids and have an open mind, you will LOVE this opportunity.

Families welcome.
Reliable high school students welcome.
Location: Various sports venues throughout Ottawa
Please apply online at https://ausomeottawa.com/get-involved/volunteer/
Deadline: Mar 2, 2020
Volunteers who become Friendly Visitors will be introduced to Residents who have little family or community contact. Volunteers benefit by knowing you are making a difference in someone's life by developing a relationship over time. Residents benefit enormously from the sense of belonging they feel from being a part of the relationship.
Location: 99 New Orchard Avenue
Deadline: Feb 28, 2020
New Orchard Lodge is currently seeking volunteers who will share the gift of music with our residents on a one to one basis or in a group setting. This opportunity has flexible hours and times.
Location: 99 New Orchard Ave, Ottawa ON
Deadline: Feb 28, 2020
Organization: Bruce House
Provide psycho-social support to Client including; socializing ( going to the movies, museums, coffee).For more information about Bruce House please visit:www.brucehouse.org Working for a community-based organization providing housing, compassionate care and support in Ottawa for people living with HIV and AIDS. Training opportunities, conferences, and skills building.
Location: 251 Bank Street, Suite 402
or Various
Deadline: Feb 1, 2020
The individual should have experience working on a Board. Responsibilities include taking notes, preparing minutes and serving on committees. Military service experience is an asset.
Location: 305 2995 Albion Rd. N
Ottawa ON K1V8Z2
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Organization: OTTAWA CHAMBERFEST
Welcome to Chamberfest!

We are an arts organization with a vision of changing lives through music. Ottawa Chamberfest celebrates chamber music in the nation’s capital, through its concert series, community engagement and education (CEE) programs, and its summer festival.

We are committed to delivering live music performances and programs that are high-quality experiences. We would not be the largest chamber music festival in the world without our incredible team of volunteers. From ushers and greeters to box office and production crews, our talented volunteers help bring our passion for music and the arts to the community.

Coming Up at Chamberfest:

The lineup for our 2019-20 Concert Series has a slew of JUNO winners and nominees including violinists Martin Beaver (formerly Tokyo String Quartet) and Blake Pouliot, soprano Karina Gauvin, and pianists Angela Hewitt and Charles Richard-Hamelin.

The season, running from October 1st to May 2020, also features British master cellist Steven Isserlis, and renowned international ensembles the Miró Quartet (United States) and Tallis Scholars (United Kingdom).

Join us this fall/winter for exciting volunteer opportunities, whether you like to work backstage with our production crew or interacting with the public in an usher position - we have a place that is just right for you.

Thank you for your interest in joining Ottawa Chamberfest - to sign up for one of our exciting volunteer opportunities visit our website:
www.chamberfest.com and connect through "Support Chamberfest"
Location: 4 Florence Street Suite 201
Deadline: Feb 25, 2020
Organization: OTTAWA CHAMBERFEST
You can play a vital role in one of the world’s largest chamber music festivals, our concert series and community engagement activities. With the help of dedicated volunteers, Ottawa Chamberfest offers audiences an impressive variety of concerts and events featuring artists from across Canada and around the world.

Our production/stage crew volunteer:
*Sets up and dismantles stage elements prior to and after the concert
*Contributes to the efficient movement and placement of chairs, music stands and other stage equipment at the various concert venues
*Assists with all venue logistics and pageantry
*Carries out set changes
*Loads and unloads trucks and vans, as required
*Reports to Head of Production

Skills and tools required:
*Must be a team player and be able to follow complex, detailed instructions
*Must be in good health and willing and able to perform physical tasks including moving equipment and loading and unloading of trucks, and heavy lifting, if required
*Accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment
*Must be able to attend dress rehearsals and set-up for them in order to become familiar with the duties related to the concert/event
*Previous stage experience is an asset
*Production Crew volunteers will provide their own steel-toe boots to adhere to the Ministry of Labour Safety Standards. If you need assistance with this requirement, please contact the Head of Production at production@chamberfest.com.
*Please note that these are non-standard shift lengths, depending on the needs of a particular concert/event.
Location: 4 Florence Street Suite 201
Deadline: Feb 25, 2020
To provide computer support to mitigate the physical limitations of a resident and the requirements of computer technology. Provide companionship and a community connection to perform small shopping errands.
The volunteer fulfilling this role requires significant user knowledge of computers, privacy, and skills to work with people with physical limitations on a one-to-one basis.
Location: 10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
A Reading Assistant facilitates residents in choosing a book and reading with residents on a one-to-one basis.
Location: 10 Nadolny Private, Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
A Memory Care Volunteer Assistant works with staff in the delivery of individual and small group programs to enhance memory and quality of life of people with a diagnosis of advanced dementia.
Location: 10 Nadolny Private, Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
A porter helps residents by taking them to the various programs within Hillel Lodge, by assisting and guiding ambulatory residents and wheelchair users.
Location: 10 Nadolny Private, Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
Accompany people on walks either outside, or inside The Lodge.
To provide residents with support and independence through supervised walks and conversation.
Location: 10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON
K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
This is an assistive role only, no driving required. The purpose is to accompany a resident to an appointment and assist where/when required. Transportation is arranged by the resident; the Appointment Companion does not provide transportation..
Location: 10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
A Bingo assistant (Friday) works one-to-one supporting residents play bingo by working with them to confirm the numbers that have been called and enjoy the game with the resident. Bingo assistants also take residents to and from the bingo. You may be asked pour juice or to scoop ice cream. Timing is specific to Friday afternoon 1:30 to 3:15.
Location: 10 Nadolny Private, Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
The Special Programs Volunteer Assistant will help support the large programs such as birthday parties, special luncheons and music events, other entertainment and outings on a flexible schedule.
Location: 10 Nadolny Private, Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
One-to-one visiting is a social opportunity to meet the ongoing relationship needs of residents; can include reading a book, listening to music, playing a game, or talking. Assistance in guiding ambulatory residents and wheelchair users may be required.
Location: 10 Nadolny Private, Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7
Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
Organization: Ottawa Paw Pantry
Donation Coordinator
The Ottawa Paw Pantry is looking for well-organized and detail-oriented person to fill its Donation Coordinator role. This person will facilitate the pick-up and drop-off of donations by working with a group of volunteer drivers. This role is critical to the success of our organization as we are a 100% donation run charity.

This volunteer is responsible for yielding food pickup requests from individuals, existing drop-off locations, and other pet stores/veterinary clinics. Once a pick-up has been identified, you will work with our volunteer driver team to schedule a timely pick-up through our Facebook group and/or by contacting our drivers directly.

Responsibilities:
Facilitate logistics related to pick up and drop off of donations with donors and driver(s)
Ensure the donations are brought to the storage unit for proper storage and distribution
Exercise discretion regarding acceptance of donated goods based on “Food Acceptance Policy”
Assist with driver coordinating for special events that promote food donations, such as the Bowlful of Heart Campaign
Identify and track donations by location

Requirements:
Excellent attention to detail
Strong time management skills
Experience working with volunteers
Ability to work well independently
Working knowledge of a smartphone and Google Docs preferred

Please note: The nature of this work can sometimes be somewhat unpredictable, flexibility to work some evenings and weekends is appreciated.

Email volunteer@ottawapawpantry.ca with the position as the subject line, and tell us why you’d make a great Donation Coordinator.


Location: Ottawa
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Established in 1976, the Multicultural History Society of Ontario has a dual mandate as steward of heritage resources and educator. It collects, preserves, and makes available significant, irreplaceable records documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences, and it undertakes educational programming illuminating our histories of migration and ethnicity.

The Society is the creator of the most extensive assemblage in Canada – and one of the largest in North America – of archival materials documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences. Over 70 ethnocultural and Indigenous communities and some 240 municipalities are represented in the MHSO’s archival holdings.

During the last few years, the MHSO has focused its efforts on the creation of a digital archive, the 'anchor' archive in its online repository Discovering Multicultural Canada. The digital archive will include digitized oral history interviews, ethnic newspapers, and historical photographs from the Society’s extensive archival holdings, augmented by contextual materials and reference information.

The MHSO is looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in the experiences of immigrants who came to Ontario both before and after the Second World War and who wish to support the establishment of the digital archive. Although the Society is located in Toronto, individuals living anywhere in the province can volunteer since resources and materials will be made available virtually.

Volunteer Opportunities

• Transcribing oral history interviews
• Transcribing non-English-language oral history interviews (many are in a variety of heritage languages) and translating these transcripts into English
• Editing transcripts

Required Skills

We are seeking responsible, organized, enthusiastic individuals who can work well independently.

Time Commitment

Volunteers must be able to commit 4 hours per week towards the project. Since volunteers will be working from home rather than on-site, the exact days and times of volunteering are flexible.

How to Apply

Individuals interested in volunteering should send resumes outlining their skills and experience to the MHSO’s Outreach & Digital Archive Officer, Cassandra Tavukciyan, at cassandra.tavukciyan@mhso.ca .Providing an indication of what the individual can contribute to the project and the MHSO will also be helpful.
Location: Columbus Centre
901 Lawrence Ave W, Suite 307
Toronto, ON M6A 1C3
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Established in 1976, the Multicultural History Society of Ontario has a dual mandate as steward of heritage resources and educator. It collects, preserves, and makes available significant, irreplaceable records documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences, and it undertakes educational programming illuminating our histories of migration and ethnicity.

The Society is the creator of the most extensive assemblage in Canada – and one of the largest in North America – of archival materials documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences. Over 70 ethnocultural and Indigenous communities and some 240 municipalities are represented in the MHSO’s archival holdings.

During the last few years, the MHSO has focused its efforts on the creation of a digital archive, the 'anchor' archive in its online repository Discovering Multicultural Canada. The digital archive will include digitized oral history interviews, ethnic newspapers, and historical photographs from the Society’s extensive archival holdings, augmented by contextual materials and reference information.

The MHSO is looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in the experiences of immigrants who came to Ontario both before and after the Second World War and who wish to support the establishment of the digital archive. Although the Society is located in Toronto, individuals living anywhere in the province can volunteer since resources and materials will be made available virtually.

Volunteer Opportunities

• Transcribing oral history interviews
• Transcribing non-English-language oral history interviews (many are in a variety of heritage languages) and translating these transcripts into English
• Editing transcripts

Required Skills

We are seeking responsible, organized, enthusiastic individuals who can work well independently.

Time Commitment

Volunteers must be able to commit 4 hours per week towards the project. Since volunteers will be working from home rather than on-site, the exact days and times of volunteering are flexible.

How to Apply

Individuals interested in volunteering should send resumes outlining their skills and experience to the MHSO’s Outreach & Digital Archive Officer, Cassandra Tavukciyan, at cassandra.tavukciyan@mhso.ca .Providing an indication of what the individual can contribute to the project and the MHSO will also be helpful.
Location: Columbus Centre
901 Lawrence Ave W, Suite 307
Toronto, ON M6A 1C3
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Established in 1976, the Multicultural History Society of Ontario has a dual mandate as steward of heritage resources and educator. It collects, preserves, and makes available significant, irreplaceable records documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences, and it undertakes educational programming illuminating our histories of migration and ethnicity.

The Society is the creator of the most extensive assemblage in Canada – and one of the largest in North America – of archival materials documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences. Over 70 ethnocultural and Indigenous communities and some 240 municipalities are represented in the MHSO’s archival holdings.

During the last few years, the MHSO has focused its efforts on the creation of a digital archive, the 'anchor' archive in its online repository Discovering Multicultural Canada. The digital archive will include digitized oral history interviews, ethnic newspapers, and historical photographs from the Society’s extensive archival holdings, augmented by contextual materials and reference information.

The MHSO is looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in the experiences of immigrants who came to Ontario both before and after the Second World War and who wish to support the establishment of the digital archive. Although the Society is located in Toronto, individuals living anywhere in the province can volunteer since resources and materials will be made available virtually.

Volunteer Opportunities

• Transcribing oral history interviews
• Transcribing non-English-language oral history interviews (many are in a variety of heritage languages) and translating these transcripts into English
• Editing transcripts

Required Skills

We are seeking responsible, organized, enthusiastic individuals who can work well independently.

Time Commitment

Volunteers must be able to commit 4 hours per week towards the project. Since volunteers will be working from home rather than on-site, the exact days and times of volunteering are flexible.

How to Apply

Individuals interested in volunteering should send resumes outlining their skills and experience to the MHSO’s Outreach & Digital Archive Officer, Cassandra Tavukciyan, at cassandra.tavukciyan@mhso.ca .Providing an indication of what the individual can contribute to the project and the MHSO will also be helpful.
Location: Columbus Centre
901 Lawrence Ave W, Suite 307
Toronto, ON M6A 1C3
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Established in 1976, the Multicultural History Society of Ontario has a dual mandate as steward of heritage resources and educator. It collects, preserves, and makes available significant, irreplaceable records documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences, and it undertakes educational programming illuminating our histories of migration and ethnicity.

The Society is the creator of the most extensive assemblage in Canada – and one of the largest in North America – of archival materials documenting immigrant and ethnic experiences. Over 70 ethnocultural and Indigenous communities and some 240 municipalities are represented in the MHSO’s archival holdings.

During the last few years, the MHSO has focused its efforts on the creation of a digital archive, the 'anchor' archive in its online repository Discovering Multicultural Canada. The digital archive will include digitized oral history interviews, ethnic newspapers, and historical photographs from the Society’s extensive archival holdings, augmented by contextual materials and reference information.

The MHSO is looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in the experiences of immigrants who came to Ontario both before and after the Second World War and who wish to support the establishment of the digital archive. Although the Society is located in Toronto, individuals living anywhere in the province can volunteer since resources and materials will be made available virtually.

Volunteer Opportunities

• Transcribing oral history interviews
• Transcribing non-English-language oral history interviews (many are in a variety of heritage languages) and translating these transcripts into English
• Editing transcripts
• Annotating transcripts
• Indexing oral history interviews
• Researching and writing biographical notes

Required Skills

We are seeking responsible, organized, enthusiastic individuals who can work well independently.

Time Commitment

Volunteers must be able to commit 4 hours per week towards the project. Since volunteers will be working from home rather than on-site, the exact days and times of volunteering are flexible.

How to Apply

Individuals interested in volunteering should send resumes outlining their skills and experience to the MHSO’s Outreach & Digital Archive Officer, Cassandra Tavukciyan, at cassandra.tavukciyan@mhso.ca .Providing an indication of what the individual can contribute to the project and the MHSO will also be helpful.
Location: Columbus Centre
901 Lawrence Ave W, Suite 307
Toronto, ON M6A 1C3
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Volunteer Title: Office and Event Volunteer Contact Name: Suzanne Laniel
Organization: The Kidney Foundation of Canada Phone #: 1-800-724-9953 x 4552 Email: Suzanne.laniel@kidney.ca

Duties of Volunteer: 1 in 10 people have Chronic Kidney Disease and many others are at risk. The Kidney Foundation works to increase awareness of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) so people are better aware of the risk factors leading to the disease and how to prevent it. We are looking for Ottawa area office and event volunteers who will be responsible for Kidney Foundation of Canada various activities. As a valued part of our team, you will be responsible for assisting with the Eastern Ontario Walks and volunteer appreciation event. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in the health field, interact with the community and health providers, and to develop skills in communications. This will also give you the opportunity to assist with the Foundation's biggest fundraising campaign of the year! Primary responsibilities or tasks: --Recruit previous volunteers for events --Assist in calling to invite attendees to events Dates and Times: --Starting as soon as possible, dates and times are flexible.
Required Skills/Experience Necessary: --Has an interest in or experience with kidney health/disease or health promotion. --Excellent communication skills in person and on the phone --Easy going and pleasant manner --Is flexible and adaptable to changing situations --Can work independently
Location: 1790 Courtwood Crescent
Ottawa, ON K2C 2B5
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Organization: SchoolBOX Inc
The SchoolBOX Volunteer Experience consists of a10-day group trip to Nicaragua to help construct a school or classroom. We organize private transportation, accommodations, food and clean water, in-country guides, translation, safety and orientation from start to finish.

Duration:

10 days

Cost:

$1500 USD

Includes:

School building project and cross-cultural experience
Private in-country transportation
9 nights shared accommodation at hotels
Meals + purified water on the worksite
Recreational excursions + cultural activities
24/7 bilingual guides, translation + first aid
Requirement:

Each volunteer must raise an additional $500 CAD that goes directly to SchoolBOX projects.

Activities:

Work is based on your ability, but you could be digging foundations, mixing cement, painting classrooms or helping make wire columns.
Play with kids and encourage students to dream.
Learn about Nicaraguan history and culture, the importance of education to defeat poverty, and pick up some Spanish along the way.
Explore the beautiful country of Nicaragua.
Location: SchoolBOX Inc
73 Mill St.
PO Box 201
Almonte, Ontario
Canada, K0A 1A0
Deadline: Feb 20, 2020
In order to be considered for this position you must visit our website and complete an application:

http://www.pqchc.com/volunteers-students/volunteer-application/


School's Cool is a 6-week outcome-oriented school readiness program for children ages 3 to 5 years that uses a play-based curriculum to enhance children’s skills in 4 areas: language, reasoning, socialization and self-help.

Program volunteers provide program support so that facilitators can complete required assessments. Responsibilities include: greeting children warmly; assisting children with transitioning into the program; assisting children with the learning of routines and transitions; supporting facilitators by monitoring and interacting (playing) with children; helping to prepare snack for the children; helping children develop self-help skills (e.g. teach children to put on coats by themselves); use positive redirection to help children manage behaviour.

Applicants should have: previous experience working with children 3 to 5 years old; positive behaviour management skills; ability to work in a fast-paced setting; and good physical health and mobility.

The program starts in January 2019, it runs for 6 weeks at different times during the year. Hours are 8:30am-12:30pm Monday-Thursday.It Takes place at a school in the Carlington area. At least one volunteer is needed for each day.
Location: 1365 Richmond Road, 2nd Floor
Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Feb 7, 2020
Application must be submitted electronically by linking to the following: https://app.betterimpact.com/PublicOrganization/9a4a39a8-7765-419c-9425-5c40913e8c7c/1


Adults (ages 18+) from the African, Caribbean, and Black (ACB) community who are willing to be Mentors to African, Caribbean, and Black (ACB) youth ages 12-18.
The Together We Can Mentorship Program focus is to increase a sense of belonging amongst low-income black youth by: (1) building strong cultural identities through exposure to and work with black mentors and; (2) increasing their civic engagement through developing advocacy skills.

Role of Mentor
• Serve as a positive role model and friend.
• Build a kind, considerate, and empathetic relationship with youth
• Attend 3 hour, bi-weekly (total 6 hours a month) group mentorship meetings.
• Mentor a youth for 9 months (September-June).
• Strive for mutual respect.
• Build the self-esteem and confidence of ACB youth.
• Help youth set goals and encourage them to work toward accomplishing them.
• Participating in interactive workshops, trainings and leading sessions.
• Communicate regularly with program staff, submit activity information, and take constructive feedback regarding mentoring activities.
• To be a kind, considerate and empathetic adult in the lives of ACB youth.

Our approach and values
• Maintain a professional and respectful relationship with mentee.
• Be comfortable and able to establish appropriate boundaries.
• Work in a manner that incorporates overall health and recognizes all the areas of a healthy lifestyle.
• Respect and value the diversity of communities and individuals.


Les adultes (âgés de 18 ans et plus) de la communauté Africaine, Caribéenne et Noire (ACB) qui souhaitent devenir mentors de jeunes Africains, Caribéens et Noirs (ACB) âgés de 12 à 18 ans. Le programme de mentorat Together We Can vise à renforcer le sentiment d’appartenance chez les jeunes Noirs à faible revenu en: (1) établissant des identités culturelles solides en s’exposant à des mentors noirs et en travaillant avec eux; (2) en augmentant leur engagement civique en développant des compétences de plaidoyer.

Rôle du mentor
• Servir de modèle et d’ami positif.
• Établissez une relation gentille, attentionnée et empathique avec les jeunes
• Assister à des réunions de trois heures par semaine (total de six heures par mois).
• Mentor un jeune pendant 9 mois (septembre-juin).
• Respect mutuelle.
• Renforcer l’estime de soi et la confiance des jeunes ACB.
• Aidez les jeunes à se fixer des objectifs et encouragez-les à travailler pour les atteindre.
• Participer à des ateliers interactifs, à des formations et à des sessions dirigeantes.
• Communiquer régulièrement avec le personnel du programme, soumettre des informations sur les activités et recueillir des commentaires constructifs concernant les activités de mentorat.
• Être un adulte gentil et empathique dans la vie des jeunes ACB.

Notre approche et nos valeurs

• Maintenir une relation professionnelle et respectueuse avec le mentoré.
• Soyez à l'aise et capable d'établir des limites appropriées.
• Travailler d'une manière qui intègre la santé globale et reconnaît tous les domaines d'un mode de vie sain.
• Respecter et valoriser la diversité des communautés et des individus.

Location: Pinecrest Queensway CHC
1365 Richmond Rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Looking for a general operation manager, must be willing to put 3 days/week, available evenings & weekends.

Must have 2 years of managerial experience.
Experience with volunteers an asset.
Location: 265 Montreal Rd, Vanier
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
HWF is seeking candidates for the position of Client Visitor.

Individuals or families in need of furniture (clients) are referred to HWF by a wide range of social agencies in the Ottawa area. Before receiving assistance from HWF clients are visited at home by a team of two visitors who make a complete list of their needs.

Visitors must be bilingual, have experience with Excel, have their own transportation and experience and personal skills to work with the disadvantaged people.

This is a very good role to perform as a couple/pair.
Location: 5350 Canotek Rd Unit 9, Gloucester
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Organization: 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 Greenboro 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 St-Laurent Public Library runs from September 2019 to June 2020. The program will take place on Mondays from 5:00 to 6:30 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. All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.

We look forward to meeting you!

https://www.facebook.com/FrontierCollegeOttawa/
https://www.frontiercollege.ca/
Location: 363 Lorry Greenberg Dr, Ottawa
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Many of our residents love animals and would love to receive visits from well behaved and sociable family pets.

what is required:
A copy of the most recent pet vaccination record. The copy must be provided by the visitor and will be kept on file in the home.

a. Pet owners and any resident who touches the pet need to follow proper hand hygiene.
b. Pets are not permitted in dining rooms or any other room where meals are being served.
c. Pets are discouraged from being on resident beds.
d. Pet owners are responsible for picking up any litter associated with their pet while on home property.
f. Pet owners are responsible for providing the home with updated information regarding vaccinations and flea/parasite prophylactic treatments.
g. All dogs in the home are to be on leash less than 2metres in length and non-retractable. .
h. Pets are not permitted in the home during times of outbreak.
i. The handler assumes responsibility and accompanies the animal during the entire visit.
j. The home reserves the right to limit or prohibit a pet from visiting in the home.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Join the team of writers at the Ottawa Peace & Environment Resource Centre!

Our volunteer writer/reporters produce content for online (www.perc.ca/blog) and print publication. Our paper, the Peace & Environment News (PEN), is one of Ottawa's longest running independent community newspapers, and has become a voice for the local nonprofit sector. It is distributed through the City of Ottawa library and community centre network, as well as local businesses and to subscribers (supporters of the PERC charity).

By joining our writer's network, you'll help share stories about environmental sustainability, peace, and social justice, especially as these topics relate to the Ottawa area. Sign up to receive notifications when articles are needed on specific topics, and pick and choose what you'd like to work on. Optionally, attend events and report back. Submit general background articles about topics that are important to you. Meet and interview interesting community leaders and activists whose work you admire.

Examples of the type of articles volunteers have produced in the past include:
- interviews with researchers using scientific and traditional knowledge to understand the impacts of climate change
- threats to Ottawa's greenspaces and what can be done about them
- how to encourage natural pollinators in your garden
- musings on the connection between Peace & Community
- reintegration into community for offenders who are released from prison
- how to have difficult conversations about discrimination, with compassion and open-mindedness

More about writing requirements:

- Articles are usually between 500 and 1500 words in length
- Don't worry if you're not an expert writer - we also have volunteer editors! Just try to write for clarity.
- Preference for articles with a positive and respectful tone. If relevant, consider including actions readers can take locally.
- Photographs are highly encouraged - even if they're snapped on your cell phone! Please make sure to provide photo credits & get permission for images that aren't yours.

What if I sign up and nothing appeals to me?

Not a worry. Write as many or as few articles as you'd like. If you find that it's not working out, just ask to be taken off the writer list.
Location: Work from home/varies.
Deadline: Feb 1, 2020
Organization: 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 St-Laurent 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 St-Laurent Public Library runs from September 2019 to June 2020. The program will take place on Mondays and Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:00 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. All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.

We look forward to meeting you!

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Location: 515 Coté St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

The Ottawa Carleton District School Board has a few elementary schools looking for volunteers to assist in their Autism Unit.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS.(Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Economics for Success (EFS) is a 1-day program for grade 8 students. It challenges students to reflect on their personal goals, teaches basic budgeting and highlights the advantages of education and training for long-term success.
Location: various schools across the city
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Many elementary schools within the Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB)are now offering full-day classes and care for Kindergarten students.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The Ottawa Volunteers in Education (OVIE)program are looking for volunteers who can help in a Kindergarten classroom setting to assist the teacher with the daily routines. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Volunteers needed to support children and adult English language learners. Volunteers will receive training before being matched to support students in Pre-K to Grade 12 or in the Adult LINC programs.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The volunteer will collaborate with the educator to enhance the daily English language learning opportunities for students. The students are mainly new Canadians.

Requires a current vulnerable sector police clearance (PVSC). (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line through ONFE). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is completed and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

The Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) is welcoming volunteers who can read to students and/or work with students in some of their French Immersion classrooms (K-6). Your role as a volunteer and the schedule is determined at your school interview prior to beginning your placement. A police vulnerable sectors check is required.
Location: Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) Elementary Schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

In 2005-06 the Ontario government initiated the Student Success Program within secondary schools as one response to the severe drop-out rate of high school students.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

Ottawa Volunteers in Education (OVIE) has received requests from Ottawa high schools to recruit community volunteers interested in providing tutoring support (under the direction of teachers) to individual students in their Math, English, Science or History Credit Recovery Program. Most of these students, many of whom are new Canadians, respond very well to working with a tutor on a weekly basis. We are looking for volunteers who can help them focus, explain concepts as they work, assist them in organizing materials, and provide encouragement as they progress in all subjects. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

General Classroom Assistance - Volunteers are assigned to a specific teacher and carry out various tasks depending on the teacher's needs.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The following are some typical examples of areas where volunteers are needed: General Classroom Assistance Remedial/Special Education MentoringTutoringCoaching LanguagesLibraryEarly LiteracyComputers/TechnologyMath/Science A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/ scheduling. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Help a child understand math concepts by becoming a math tutor.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.
Professional development training, facilitated by OCDSB Math coaches, will be offered periodically during the school year. Attendance to at least one session is recommended. Invitations to attend training sessions with more details will be sent periodically to all interested Math volunteers. If you are interested in helping students in Grades 3 to 8 become enthusiastic and successful in Math we would really appreciate hearing from you! A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/ scheduling. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

English Language Development (ELD/ESL) - (English Language Development (ELD), English as a Second Language (ESL)) tutors/volunteers needed to support 500 Syrian refugee students who are coming to our OCDSB schools and require extra support.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

You would be working with students primarily on their English (reading & writing) along with assisting them to adapt to their new environment. Self-paced training is required (approx. 3 hours), details will follow upon your registration. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Gift Boutique Volunteers assist residents, family members and staff to enjoy an affordable shopping experience in the comfort of our Seniors' Village. We currently have a need for volunteers who can act as spares. Possible shifts may include weekdays, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM or 1:00 - 4:30 PM as well as 1:00 - 4:30 on Saturdays and Sundays. Must be comfortable handling cash,operating a cash register (training provided) and helping the elderly with their purchases. Please apply online at: www.perleyrideau.ca/volunteers
Location: 1750 Russell Rd., Ottawa. ON
Deadline: Feb 3, 2020
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