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Organization: AIDS Committee of Ottawa
Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)
Language Preference: french asset
Number of Positions Available: 10
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Sep 30, 2020
613-238-5014 ext 228
Volunteer Opportunity Address
19 Main Street
Ottawa, ON K1S 1A9
Good for people interested in: COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering; Transportation of goods
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; Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
• Expand your knowledge of HIV/AIDS and related issues (HIV 101 workshop)
• Gain general knowledge of AIDS Committee of Ottawa and its services
• Interact with a close-knit community
How will the organization benefit?
This enables staff to better fulfill the mandate of the organization and focus on service provision.
This very practical volunteer position has a significant impact in helping the organization with providing its other quality services such as participant workshops, socials, skill building, and counselling services.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors (65+); Youth 16-24
Suitable for community service hours: Yes
Police record check required: YesApply