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Student Volunteer- Smiles for Seniors Ottawa


Organization: Volunteer Ottawa

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 100

Location: Virtual

Deadline: Jun 25, 2021


Smiles for Seniors Ottawa is a student-led virtual volunteer organization spreading positivity and joy to isolated seniors in retirement homes during the pandemic.
Volunteers send online submissions of cards, art, music and letters. There are no requirements for the amount of submissions that volunteers must complete and no special skills are needed.
We also give volunteer service hours for high school students.
For more information and to sign up as a volunteer, please visit our website:


Smiles for Seniors Ottawa


Volunteer Opportunity Address


Good for people interested in: COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

This position would be great for - Children (under 10); High School Students or Adolescents (14-18); Youth (11-13)