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Reception/Front desk

Organization: Centre 454

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: French

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Mar 16, 2018


Centre 454 is a not-for-profit dedicated to assisting the homeless and people who are precariously housed. We serve around 120 people daily.
We are looking for a volunteer to fill our reception role on Friday mornings from 8:00am-11:30am. This person is to have an interest in working with the disadvantaged and have an open mind and non-judgemental attitude.


Alison Melia

613-235-4351, ext 229

Ext: 229


Volunteer Opportunity Address
454 King Edward Ave. Ottawa, ON K1N 7M8


Good for people interested in: Administration/Office; Disability Support; Companionship/Visiting; 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; Seniors; Women; Homeless

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This volunteer role would allow someone to gain experience in the field of social service. They would also be given the chance to give back to the Ottawa community and take part in building and maintaining our Centre 454 community.

How will the organization benefit?
Centre 454 really values our volunteers as they run about 40% of our front line. They work along side our counsellors and program coordinator to ensure that our community members feel at home and welcome. The volunteers enhance our community by participating in our daily activities and programming alongside our clients.

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

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes