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Organization: Dovercourt Recreation Association

Commitment: Ongoing more than a year

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 4

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Jan 15, 2018

Description

Assist adults with a physical disability to get changed for activities, particularly swimming and aquafit.

Contact

John Rapp

613 798-8950

Ext: 224

jrapp@dovercourt.org

Volunteer Opportunity Address
411 Dovercourt Avenue

Details

Good for people interested in: Disability Support

You will be working with: Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Helping someone who is committed to staying active met that goal is both inspirational and meaningful. Helping in this very personal way is also a bridge to friendship. While the individual may need physical help, they are capable of helping in other ways themselves, I have never seen this to evolve to anything but a mutually beneficial relationship.

How will the organization benefit?
This helps us remove a significant barrier to participation for those with physical disabilities.

Organization category: Culture and recreation

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability; Court ordered community service

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Police record check required: Yes

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