Organization: Onyx Community Services
Commitment: Ongoing more than a year
Availability: Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 3
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Jan 29, 2018
Volunteer Opportunity Address
265 Montreal Rd
Good for people interested in: Counselling
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); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This will give you an opportunityto upgrade and maintain current skills, and for those who are studying addiction, social work or psychology, this will give you the exposure to mental health that you need in the future. You will receive after 150 hours, a letter of good standing and reference letter for employment
How will the organization benefit?
This will fill extra gaps in working with the overflow of new clients in the next 16 months or more, as we have also partnered with a military homeless association and their clients.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - None of the above
Public transportation available: Yes
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
Suitable for community service hours: Yes
Police record check required: Yes