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Multiple volunteer opportunities with OCISO

Organization: Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Flexible; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 50

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Feb 6, 2018


OCISO has been providing support for newcomers for 40 years and during this time, we have had help of thousands of volunteers. Whether you want to help with seniors, youth, administration, English, tax clinics, etc. you will find our environment welcoming and your volunteering rewarding. OCISO has several departments: Community Economic Development, Settlement and Integration, Counseling, Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC), YOCISO, and Multicultural Liaison Officer. Each of these departments has a number of programs and initiatives in which you can get involved. Please visit our volunteer registration portal to register.


Dragana Mrdjenovic


Ext: 325


Volunteer Opportunity Address
959 Wellington St. W
Ottawa, ON, K1Y 2X5


Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring; Administration/Office; Event planning and participation; Mentoring

You will be working with: 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); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The volunteers will have an opportunity to share and learn skills with and from the staff and clients of OCISO. Potential for development of cross cultural communication skills. We also may provide a reference letter.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability; Youth under 16; Groups

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

Police record check required: Yes