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Centretown Community Health Centre

Adrienne Vicente
Volunteer Coordinator
Centretown Community Health Centre

420 Cooper Street
Ottawa, ON
Canada K2P2N6

TEL: 613-233-4443 x2510
FAX: 613-233-3987

E-mail: AVicente@centretownchc.org

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Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

Founded in 1969, Centretown Community Health Centre CCHC) is a non-profit organization that provides primary health care couselling services and health education programs to residents of Centretown, the Glebe and Old Ottawa South. In addition, CCHC delivers more than 60 programs including: diabetes education, cooking groups, anonymous HIV testing, prenatal classes, couselling and addiction services. Furthermore, CCHC offers specialized health programs that are open to all residents of Ottawa.


Volunteer Opportunities

As a member of the Ottawa Good Food Box team of volunteers, the Good Food Box Packer packs boxes of fresh fruit and vegetables once a month for delivery to neighbourhood sites. Are you: Able to commit 6 hours per month? Comfortable working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment? Reliable? Physically able to bend and do light lifting (10 - 15 lbs) for 5 hours? Also, a general interest in food, health, and community is an asset! Please note that the packing does not happen in our downtown Centre. Packing day takes place in a warehouse in an East end industrial park, accessible by bus.

Packing Dates for 2018

Tuesday, June 19

Tuesday, July 17

Tuesday, August 14

Tuesday, September 18

Tuesday, October 16

Tuesday, November 20

Tuesday, December 18

Location: 785 Taylor Creek Drive, Ottawa ON
Deadline: Jun 30, 2018