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.
Organization: Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Dec 11, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
At your home location. We are looking for volunteers in the west end and south end of Ottawa.
Good for people interested in: COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering
You will be working with: People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Volunteers in this role will have the opportunity to participate in a meaningful way with DSORC and city-wide responses to the limitations brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to joining our Remote and Online Programming team at the ground level which will allow us to further develop and improve our services.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteers strengthen the DSORC organization by offering unique perspectives and skills from a wide range of communities and backgrounds. Our volunteers allow us to continue to offering programs, guidance, and support that meet the needs of the communities we serve.
Organization category: Health
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - None of the above
Vulnerable sector check required: YesApply