VO is recruiting and deploying volunteers to respond to the volunteer needs specific to COVID-19 in Ottawa, Prescott-Russell, Lanark County and Renfrew County while ensuring proper screening and training protocals to safeguard the health of those volunteering and those they are assisting. Please see the intake portals for volunteers, for members, and for other agencies on our hompage. VO’s COVID 19 volunteer deployment program is supported by the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund and the Ottawa Community Foundation.
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 7
Deadline: Aug 21, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
215-1980 Ogilvie Rd. Ottawa, On K1J 9L3
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting; COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering
You will be working with: Seniors
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Great opportunity to work with seniors and help them feel less isolated.
How will the organization benefit?
The seniors will benefit. Less social isolation.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Seniors (65+)
Vulnerable sector check required: YesApply