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Organization: Onyx Community Services
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Availability: Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Nov 1, 2020
1 888 833 5303
Volunteer Opportunity Address
265 Montreal road Ottawa, ON
Good for people interested in: Counselling; COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering
You will be working with: 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, and for those who are studying addiction, social work or psychology, this will give you the exposure to mental health that you need in the future. You will receive after 150 hrs, a letter of good standing and reference letter for employment.
How will the organization benefit?
This will benefit the Onyx Community Services by contributing to the community of Vanier.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - None of the above
Police record check required: YesApply