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Wrestling fan needs a friend

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Organisme: Citizen Advocacy Ottawa

Engagement: Continu (plus d'un an)

Disponibilité: Fins de semaine; Flexible; Soirées; Journées

Langue préférée: Anglais

Nombre de postes disponibles: 1

Endroit: Ottawa - Ouest

Date limite: 28 fév 2020

Description

Gary is in his mid 50s and has Downs Syndrome. He has been waiting for seven years for a volunteer Advocate to be his friend. Gary likes to watch wrestling and movies. He also enjoys car rides and visiting local restaurants and coffee shops.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer advocates who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

People need people! Change Two Lives - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMcWEQdN920

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT volunteer@citizenadvocacy.org or 613-761-9522

Contact

Michael Song

6137619522

Ext: 231

volunteer@citizenadvocacy.org

Adresse de l'occasion de bénévolat
Carlingwood area

Détails

Bon pour les personnes intéressées par: Soutien aux personnes handicapées; Communications and Marketing

Vous allez travailler avec: Personnes avec handicaps ou conditions médicales

Catégorie de l'organisme: Services sociaux

Bénévoles - considérations

Le temps qu'il faudra pour communiquer avec les candidats - 1-6 jours

Cette position serait formidable pour - Aucune des mentions ci-dessus

Vérification des antécédents en vue d'un travail auprès de personnes vulnérables exigée: oui

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