Food Pantry Support Volunteer

(Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Oakville - Sawgrass Dr)

Position ID: V-HVC0111 Last Full Update: 15 Oct 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactCrystal Martin, Churchill Neighbourhood Centre Harm Reduction Connector, Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre; Phone: 905 257 6029 ext 109; Email:
DutiesWe are looking for adults, who are comfortable working with vulnerable populations, including homeless populations, sex trade workers, and those struggling with addictions and mental health. 
Support providing food at our food program 
Setting up tea & coffee 
Chatting with clients 
Organizing stock 
All supported by staff 
Also we're looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to organize schedule
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Clientsvulnerable population – homeless, addictions, mental health, sex trade workers.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit HoursNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Poverty & Homelessness ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory ; Social Interaction ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesVolunteers can do 1 day a week, up to 5 days a week 
Volunteer shifts available: 
Mon 9:30am - 12:30pm 
Tue 10:00am - 1:00pm 
Wed 10:00am - 1:00pm 
Thu 11:00am - 2:00pm 
Fri 10:00am - 1:00pm
SeasonsYear Round
LocationChurchill Neighbourhood Centre, 125 North Service Rd East Oakville
Number of PositionsOakville: 10 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameOak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Oakville - Sawgrass Dr
Office Phone905-257-6029
Address & Map
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre
2200 Sawgrass Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 6M8
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