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Autism Sports Camp Volunteer *Flexible Schedule

Organization: Ausome Ottawa

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 20

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019


Ausome is hosting a 5-week Summer Sports Camp in both the center, west and east end of Ottawa. We are looking for energetic, fun, caring and responsible volunteer team members to help our Ausome kids be successful each day. Join us for 1 week or come for all 5 and help us bring smiles and laughs, while teaching children with autism to play and have fun. 8:30am - 4:30pm. Half days are an option.

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

Reliable high school students welcome.

Week 1: July 22-26 Center
Week 2: July 29-Aug 2 Center
Week 3: August 6-9 Center
Week 4: August 12-16 East
Week 5: August 19-23 West

Let us know what week(s) you're available.


Rebecca Kaell



Volunteer Opportunity Address
Center: July 22-Aug 9th- RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa
East: Aug 12-16- Miracle League Ottawa, 3659 Navan Road, Navan
West: Aug 19-23- Richcraft Recreation Complex, 4101 Innovation Drive, Kanata


Good for people interested in: Sports; Arts, Crafts and Photography

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 being active for a couple of hours and see how your interaction with our Ausome kids has you leaving with a smile that lasts all day (at a minimum).

Earn volunteer hours. Teach your family about giving back. Build your resume. Connect with the autism community.

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 enjoy 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; Youth under 16; Groups

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Police record check required: Yes