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Organization: Onyx Community Services
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 3
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Feb 28, 2021
Volunteer Opportunity Address
265 Montreal road Ottawa, ON
Good for people interested in: Counselling; Human rights; Health Care; Legal/Advocacy
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This will give you an opportunity to upgrade and maintain current skills. You will receive after 300 hrs, a letter of good standing and reference letter for employment.
How will the organization benefit?
This will aid the organization in help others in the community.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Court ordered community service; Groups; Persons with a disability; New Canadians
Public transportation available: Yes
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
Suitable for community service hours: Yes
Police record check required: YesApply