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.
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 20
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Oct 30, 2020
Abdelkader El Habziz
Volunteer Opportunity Address
CESOC : 107-815 St-Laurent Boulevard Ottawa ON K1K 3A7
Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring; Companionship/Visiting; COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering
You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Men; Women
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
It is always profitable insofar as it makes it possible to feel a belonging and a participation in community development in addition to the acquired and enriched experience and the learning about other cultures.
How will the organization benefit?
CESOC offers free information, orientation, referral and other services to help newcomers better integrate into Canadian society. A good part of the work of the volunteers allows this mission to be successful.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); Youth (11-13); Families; Children (under 10)
Police record check required: YesApply