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Special Needs Sports Program Volunteer

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Organization: Ausome Ottawa

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends; Evenings; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 20

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

Description

We are looking for volunteers to support kids with autism at various Ausome Ottawa sports programs. In the coming months, we are offering programs in basketball, gymnastics, yoga, tennis, get moving and PD day camps!

If you like kids and have an open mind, you will LOVE this opportunity.

Families welcome.
Reliable high school students welcome.

Contact

Rebecca Kaell

613-407-8649

volunteer@ausomeottawa.com

Volunteer Opportunity Address
Various sports venues throughout Ottawa

Details

Good for people interested in: Sports

You will be working with: People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Enjoy playing sports with Ausome children (children with autism) for three to four hours. You and the child will be sure to leave with a smile that lasts all day.

Earn volunteer hours. Teach your family about giving back!

How will the organization benefit?
Ausome Ottawa programs run on volunteer power. Our kids need volunteer support to stay engaged in sports, to develop skills, to enjoy social interactions, and to experience the regular life-enriching activities that the general population takes for granted.

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

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Police record check required: Yes

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