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Organization: Ausome Ottawa
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 30
Deadline: Sep 30, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Various locations across Ottawa
Please apply online at: https://ausomeottawa.com/get-involved/volunteer/
Good for people interested in: Event planning and participation; 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), you will gain valuable experience related to working with children and physical activity. As well, you will also have an opportunity to gain event planning skills. You and the child will be sure to leave Ausome programs and events with a smile that lasts all day.
Earn volunteer hours. Support and give back to your local community!
How will the organization benefit?
Ausome Ottawa programs run on volunteer power. Our Ausome athletes 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
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); High School Students or Adolescents (14-18); Groups; Persons with a disability; New Canadians
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes
Police record check required: YesApply