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Organization: Helping with Furniture

Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 4

Location: Flexible

Deadline: Feb 14, 2020

Description

HWF is seeking candidates for the position of Client Visitor.

Individuals or families in need of furniture (clients) are referred to HWF by a wide range of social agencies in the Ottawa area. Before receiving assistance from HWF clients are visited at home by a team of two visitors who make a complete list of their needs.

Visitors must be bilingual, have experience with Excel, have their own transportation and experience and personal skills to work with the disadvantaged people.

This is a very good role to perform as a couple/pair.

Contact

Dawn Wood-Memic

613-612-6228

volunteer@hwfottawa.org

Volunteer Opportunity Address
5350 Canotek Rd Unit 9, Gloucester

Details

Good for people interested in: Administration/Office; Emergency Services

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The volunteer will learn to assess the furniture and household needs of the HWF clients as well as coordinate with other volunteers.

This position will not only open the door to discovering extraordinary people whose realities are not always visible to most of us, but will also allow the volunteer to play a role in making a difference in their lives.

How will the organization benefit?
HWF's Visitor Team will be more efficient and effective with the additional Visitors.

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; Persons with a disability

Police record check required: Yes

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