Commitment: Ongoing more than a year
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Nov 30, 2018
Volunteer Opportunity Address
30 Cleary Aveue, Ottawa ON K2A 4A1
Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees); Health Care
You will be working with: Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Women
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The board member will have the opportunity to be part of a vital community that provides affordable housing and social supports to those living with mental illness. The board member will become aware of the challenges facing those living with a mental illness, will learn about the services and programs in the larger community that make a difference and become an advocate for our residents and those living with a mental illness. Richard Haughian, President of the Board of Directors, has been awarded the 2015 Community Builder Award by the United Way. Ancoura has been the recipient of the 2013 Inspiration Award (Community Category) from the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health.
How will the organization benefit?
Along with other board members, the board member will help set the direction of Ancoura through their commitment and participation in Ancoura.
Organization category: Health
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - None of the above
Police record check required: Yes