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Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Kristy Taylor
Coordinator of Volunteers and Students
Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

1365 Richmond Rd., 2nd Floor
Ottawa, ON
Canada K2B 6R7

TEL: 613-820-4922 ext 341
FAX: 613-288-3407

E-mail: info@pqchc.com

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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)

At Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre, we provide a range of health, community and social services. Core services include primary care, mental health, child services, multi-cultural programs and community development activities. We are located in the west-end of Ottawa and serves a catchment area characterized by significant cultural, racial and religious diversity. The volunteer program has been in existence since 1996, and has over 480 volunteers registered(59% are New Canadians). A community development, capacity building, and peopled cultured philosophy helps to guide and structure the program by supporting community members in authentic volunteer opportunities.


Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for community representatives to serve on the Board of Directors of the Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre. If you are committed to the vision, mission and values of the organization and have skills and expertise to contribute, we would like to hear from you.

For the upcoming Board term, we are looking in particular for individuals with any or all of the following attributes: Experience in not-for-profit board work; representative of the diversity community we serve; and, understanding of cultural competency and the social determinants of health. Identifying as a francophone is beneficial but not essential as is working and/or living in the PQ catchment area. While not an exclusive list, we are particularly interested in meeting with professionals in any of the following fields: Medical (direct service or administration), government, communications, finance, technology or academics in related fields. We also welcome interest from young adults 18+ years of age.

Term: September 2019 - September 2021. Meetings are on the third Tuesday of each month 6:00 to 8:00 pm and some committee involvement is encouraged.

Deadline to apply: Friday, June 7, 2019
Location: 1365 Richmond Road Ottawa, ON K2B 6R7
Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
Nous sommes à la recherche de représentants communautaires pour siéger au conseil d'administration du Centre de santé communautaire Pinecrest. Si vous êtes engagé.e envers la vision, la mission et les valeurs de l'organisation et que vous avez des compétences et une expertise à apporter, nous aimerions avoir de vos nouvelles.
Pour le prochain mandat du conseil d'administration, nous recherchons en particulier des personnes possédant l'une ou l'autre ou toutes les caractéristiques suivantes : Expérience de travail au sein de conseils d'administration d'organismes sans but lucratif ; représentativité de la communauté diverse que nous desservons ; et compréhension de la compétence culturelle et des déterminants sociaux de la santé. L'identification en tant que francophone est bénéfique mais pas essentielle, tout comme le fait de travailler et/ou de vivre dans la zone de desserte du PQ. Bien que cette liste ne soit pas exclusive, nous sommes particulièrement intéressés à rencontrer des professionnels dans l'un ou l'autre des domaines suivants : Médical (service direct ou administration), gouvernement, communications, finances, technologie ou universités dans des domaines connexes. Nous accueillons également l'intérêt des jeunes adultes de 18 ans et plus.
Terme : Septembre 2019 - septembre 2021. Les réunions ont lieu le troisième mardi de chaque mois, de 18 h à 20 h, et la participation à des comités est encouragée.
Date limite pour postuler : le vendredi 7 juin 2019
Location: Pinecrest Queensway CHC
1365 Richmond Rd
Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
• Application forms can be submitted electronically by linking to the following: https://app.betterimpact.com/PublicOrganization/9a4a39a8-7765-419c-9425-5c40913e8c7c/1

* Grade 12 Students, College and University Students are welcome to apply! Volunteer in pairs for this position! 20 - 22 hours per week!!!!!

To support staff with set up and take down as well as cleaning duties
• To help facilitate arts, crafts, games, cooking, sports, outside play, out trips and other task within a community house setting. Duties will be dependent on location of program.
• Help support staff in creating a safe and fun space for children and youth over a six-eight week program.
• Programs may run in day time or evening time.
• Events may be part of the summer time activities and will include additional task such as noted above.
• Some outreach with staff may be required such as flyer delivery on upcoming events or programs.
• Be energetic and enthusiastic while maintaining set boundaries.
• Help to create a space that is both respectful and welcoming to all.
• Participate in summer staff training to help develop skills and team building exercises.
Location: 1365 Richmond Rd
Deadline: Jun 24, 2019