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Max Derenoncourt
Volunteer Coordinator

30 Cleary Avenue
Ottawa, ON
Canada K2A 4A1

E-mail: max@ancoura.ca

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Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Women

Our mission at Ancoura is to provide a nurturing and fulfilling environment for persons living with mental illness, through stable, affordable housing and a supportive community.

We believe in the possibility of a compassionate society, free from stigma and discrimination, where people living with mental illness are full, contributing members.


Volunteer Opportunities

Organization: Ancoura
Ancoura is a registered, not-for-profit, charity in Ottawa that provides permanent, affordable
housing, social supports and community for adults living with mental illness.
The ideal candidate would have previous experience volunteering for a not-for-profit
organization as a board member or in a leadership role; fundraising and/or sales and marketing
experience; and great communication skills.
At this time, we are particularly interested in candidates who also have experience and
competencies in one or more of the following areas:
- event planning and management;
- mental health services and/or advocacy;
- social and/or supportive housing;
- law.
Location: 30 Cleary Ave
Ottawa, ON
K2A 4A1
Deadline: Oct 1, 2019
Organization: Ancoura
The Visiting Volunteer provides companionship to Ancoura's residents in their townhomes. The volunteer will help to reduce the loneliness and isolation of the residents. The duties of the position include visiting the townhome where the residents reside, engaging in friendly conversation, daily tasks and leisure activities such as sharing a meal, watching a hockey game together or going on outings in the community. The visiting volunteer attends monthly volunteer meetings with the other volunteers and with the Ancoura Coordinator to share information about the residents' progress and to plan activities.
Location: 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.
Deadline: Sep 30, 2019