COVID-19 Update

To our members - VO will continue to serve our members during this difficult time to ensure you receive the resources, support and volunteers you need. We are monitoring the situation and will advise members of any developments affecting their operations and volunteer management. Please see our Members COVID-19 Update for resources and additional information which will be updated as the situation unfolds.
To volunteers – Thank you for your care and support for our community. At this time priority should be to take all precautions to stay safe. If you are 65 and over, it is advised that you stay home. Others for whom it is safe to volunteer, continue to check VO's website for opportunities. Please see our COVID-19 Volunteer Update for resources and additional information.

VOices Blog Members Home Events English | Français Shopping Cart
Skip to main content
Inside Banner

Statement about COVID-19


As a precautionary measure and in response to recommendations from government and public health agencies, Volunteer Ottawa has made the decision to hold all workshops on-line until further notice. If you have any questions, please contact Maria Lahiffe, Education Officer, by email or by phone at 613-736-5266 x114.

We are still available to meet your training needs through online learning. Everyone can participate in discussions, including break-out discussions, can see presentations, and come together at this difficult time.


Customized Workshops

Volunteer Ottawa offers workshops customized for your organization. Whether it is training for Board members, management or staff, we will meet with you to determine your needs, develop workshop that meets your requirements, and deliver it at your workplace. We can offer anything from a ½ hour lunch-and-learn to a full day staff retreat.

customizedwkpssm.jpgCustomized learning experiences can be offered on any of the following topics:

  • Not-for-profit governance – Board training
  • Risk management
  • Diversifying revenue
  • Strategic Planning
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Crisis Communications
  • Communications planning
  • Volunteer Management

…And many more!

For more information, contact Maria Lahiffe, Education Officer,  or 613‑736‑5266 x114.