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Workout Partner

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Organization: LiveWorkPlay

Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 10

Location: Flexible

Deadline: Dec 31, 2020

Description

Do you love working out? A person with an intellectual disability is looking for company to work out with. We're looking for someone who already has a gym membership or is willing to get one or is willing to pay an affordable drop-in fee. We are looking for others who like to do at home fitness. We are also looking for people who go to Goodlife, the YMCA or Movati. If this sounds like an interesting way to get involved, please get in touch with Alex!

**Please note that because of Covid-19 we aren't actively setting these opportunities up BUT you can reach out to Alex to virtually talk more, discuss LiveWorkPlay's screening process and learn more about steps to be taken at a later date.

Contact

Alex Darling

613-702-0328

alex@liveworkplay.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
Ottawa

Details

Good for people interested in: Disability Support; Companionship/Visiting

You will be working with: People with disabilities or medical conditions

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This is a great opportunity to have FUN while making a MEANINGFUL contribution to someone's life!

How will the organization benefit?
You will be helping us achieve our mission of helping the Ottawa community be a more welcoming place for people with intellectual disabilities, Autism and Dual Diagnosis.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - None of the above

Police record check required: Yes

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