Commitment: Ongoing more than a year
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 8
Deadline: Apr 30, 2018
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Our office is at 30 Cleary Avenue, Ottawa ON K2A 4A1 and five of our townhomes are located in the west end of Ottawa and one is in the east.
Good for people interested in: Health Care; Companionship/Visiting; Mentoring
You will be working with: Men; Women
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The volunteer will benefit in many ways. He/she will: learn about mental illness and how it effects Ancoura residents; receive orientation and training about mental illness; gain good relationship skills; and develop meaningful relationships with residents, staff and Board Members. Volunteers become part of Ancoura's caring community of Board members, staff and volunteers.
How will the organization benefit?
The visiting volunteers are a vital part of our organization and provide the social supports for our residents. We could not carry out the work of Ancoura without our visiting volunteers.
Organization category: Health
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - Seniors; None of the above
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes