COVID-19 Update

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.

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Availability
 Days  
 Evenings  
 Weekends  
 Flexible  



Types of Volunteering
 COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering  
 COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering  
 COVID-19 High Touch Volunteering  
 Accounting and finance  
 Administration/Office  
 Arts, Crafts and Photography  
 Communications and Marketing  
 Companionship/Visiting  
 Counselling  
 Disability Support  
 Emergency Services  
 Entertainment  
 Environment  
 Event planning and participation  
 Food preparation and services  
 Fundraising  
 Governance (Boards, Committees)  
 Health Care  
 Human rights  
 Heritage and Museums  
 Information Technology  
 Legal/Advocacy  
 Library  
 Mediation and Facilitation  
 Mentoring  
 Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening)  
 Public speaking (Speaking about value of volunteering)  
 Retail  
 Skilled Trades  
 Special events and festivals  
 Sports  
 Teaching/Tutoring  
 Translation and Interpretation  
 Transportation of people  
 Transportation of goods  
 Social Media  
 Writing  

Clientele
 Children (0-10 years)  
 Youth (11-15 years)  
 Youth (16-18 years)  
 Youth (19-24 years)  
 Seniors  
 Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit)  
 Disadvantaged  
 Homeless  
 LGBTTQ  
 People with disabilities or medical conditions  
 Visible Minorities or New Canadians  
 Athletes  
 Men  
 Women  
 Animals  

This position would be great for
 Children (under 10)  
 Youth (11-13)  
 High School Students or Adolescents (14-18)  
 Young Adults (19-24)  
 Seniors (65+)  
 New Canadians  
 Persons with a disability  
 Families  
 Groups  
 Court ordered community service  
 None of the above