COVID-19 Update

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 gratefully acknowledges the financial support of United Way East Ontario, the City of Ottawa and the Ottawa Community Foundation.

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Attention those wanting to volunteer to help those affected by COVID-19. COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering refers to volunteering that can be performed without any contact, such as telephone outreach to vulnerable individuals, information dissemination etc. COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering refers to volunteering that can be performed with minimal contact, such as pick up and delivery services for vulnerable individuals. COVID-19 High Touch volunteering refers to volunteering that must be performed with increased contact, such as passenger transportation to appointments & volunteer support essential services.

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What type of volunteering opportunities interest you? (Please limit to six selections)
 COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering  
 COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering  
 COVID-19 High Touch Volunteering  
 Accounting and finance  
 Administration/Office  
 Arts, Crafts and Photography  
 Communications and Marketing  
 Companionship/Visiting  
 Counselling  
 Disability Support  
 Emergency Services  
 Entertainment  
 Environment  
 Event planning and participation  
 Food preparation and services  
 Fundraising  
 Governance (Boards, Committees)  
 Health Care  
 Human rights  
 Heritage and Museums  
 Information Technology  
 Legal/Advocacy  
 Library  
 Mediation and Facilitation  
 Mentoring  
 Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening)  
 Public speaking (Speaking about value of volunteering)  
 Retail  
 Skilled Trades  
 Special events and festivals  
 Sports  
 Teaching/Tutoring  
 Translation and Interpretation  
 Transportation of people  
 Transportation of goods  
 Social Media  
 Writing  

How do you self-identify:
Volunteer Ottawa values the diversity of volunteering in Ottawa, this question is optional, please feel free to answer if you choose.
 Youth under 16  
 Youth 16-24  
 Seniors  
 New Canadians  
 Persons with a disability  
 None of the above  



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Previous Volunteer Experience

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 No previous volunteer experience  

References

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Reference Full Name

Relationship

Phone Number (XXX-XXX-XXX include extension, if applicable)

Email

Have you completed CPR training?
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Security checks:

Have you received a Police Record Check?
 Y
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Date of most recent Police Record Check

Have you ever received a Vulnerable Sector Check?
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Have you ever been fingerprinted?
 Y
 N


What are your volunteer preferences?

Do you have a preferred location? (Click as many as applicable)
 Ottawa - Central  
 Ottawa - East  
 Ottawa - West  
 Ottawa - North  
 Ottawa - South  
 Renfrew  
 Lanark  
 Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry  
 Prescott Russell  
 Hull/Gatineau  
 Flexible  
 Virtual  

Availability
 Days  
 Evenings  
 Weekends  
 Flexible  

What clientele would you like to work with? (Check as many as applicable)

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 Children (0-10 years)  
 Youth (11-15 years)  
 Youth (16-18 years)  
 Youth (19-24 years)  
 Seniors  
 Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit)  
 Disadvantaged  
 Homeless  
 LGBTTQ  
 People with disabilities or medical conditions  
 Visible Minorities or New Canadians  
 Athletes  
 Men  
 Women  
 Animals  




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I consent to being contacted by Volunteer Ottawa member organizations.
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Send me information on training
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