Organization: DeafBlind Ontario Services
Commitment: Short term less than 6 months
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 1
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017
Volunteer Opportunity Address
St. Laurent/Walkley Rd area
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting
You will be working with: People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (19-24 years)
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The volunteer will gain valuable experience and transferrable skills for future employment opportunities; volunteer job satisfaction by working in with individuals who are deafblind.
How will the organization benefit?
Our programming centers around the use of our senses. Pet therapy is a sensory experience. Connecting with an animal may assist clients in reaching a personal goal and bring a unique opportunity for them.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability
Public transportation available: Yes
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes
Suitable for community service hours: Yes
Police record check required: Yes