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Position:
904 - Community Living Mississauga - Base Site Volunteer for Adult Day Support Program
Organization:
Position Address:
Various locations in Mississauga
Location:
Mississauga

Goal

Volunteers will work alongside our employees to provide adults who have an intellectual disability with opportunities to participate in meaningful social, recreational and leisure activities Additionally, volunteers will befriend and encourage the adults to participate and have fun!


Description

  • The volunteers will befriend, motivate and participate with people who have an intellectual disability in planned activities.
  • Volunteers would be working alongside our trained employees to provide adults who have an intellectual disability with opportunities to participate in social, recreational and leisure opportunities.
  • Community Living Mississauga operates 4 centres (Base Sites) in the community. The activities volunteers would be involved with are held both onsite and in the community.
  • The volunteer must be available for a minimum of 4 hours a week/every other week/or monthly. 


Benefits

  • Make an impact in your community by helping a large non-profit organization in their mission of improving the quality of life for people who have an intellectual disability.
  • Volunteering helps you gain experience that can serve you in your school work, career and personal life. References will be gladly provided upon completion of an agreed-upon volunteer commitment. 
  • Volunteering allows you to use your gifts, skills, and knowledge to help others.
  • Volunteering can give new Canadians a valuable work experience along with helping their community. References will be gladly provided upon completion of an agreed-upon volunteer commitment
  • Volunteering helps you expand your social network.
  • Parking is available on-site.


Qualifications

  • Virtual interview with the Manager of Volunteer Services
  • Three references
  • Vulnerable Sector Police Check
  • Proof of double vaccination against COVID-19
  • Free Orientation and Training
  • Willing to volunteer a minimum of 4 hours weekly/every other week/or monthly (time commitment to be decided before beginning volunteer role)

Min Age: 18   
Police Check: Required   
Resume:Not required   
Driver's Licence: Not required   
Proof of Vaccination: Required


Time Commitment
This is a Medium Term (4 - 6 months) commitment starting 2023-01-02
Shifts are available Anytime

Flexible work schedule based on volunteers availability. Base Site hours of operation are Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Training

Orientation and Training will be provided. 


More Details
Areas of Interest: Arts & Crafts, Education & Learning, Sports & Recreation, Healthcare, Life Skills & Accessibility, Program Coordination
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individuals, Newcomers, Older Adults
Apply before: 2023-12-29



How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media
http://www.clmiss.ca
http://www.facebook.com/communitylivingmississauga
https://twitter.com/CLMississauga
http://Community Living Mississauga


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