Food Pantry Support Volunteer

(Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Oakville - Sawgrass Dr)

Position ID: V-HVC0111
Last Full Update: 15 Oct 2021

Opportunity Details: Food Pantry Support Volunteer

Contact Crystal Martin, Churchill Neighbourhood Centre Harm Reduction Connector, Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre; Phone: 905 257 6029 ext 109; Email:
Duties We 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
More Info Link
Clients vulnerable population – homeless, addictions, mental health, sex trade workers.
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of Interest Food Services / Nutrition ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Poverty & Homelessness ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory ; Social Interaction ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing
Commitment Length Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours 3 / Week
Dates and Times Volunteers 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
Seasons Year Round
Location Churchill Neighbourhood Centre, 125 North Service Rd East Oakville
Number of Positions Oakville: 10 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Training on the job
Police Check Required

Agency Details: Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Oakville - Sawgrass Dr

Office Phone 905-257-6029
Fax 289-430-5068
Address & Map
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre
2200 Sawgrass Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 6M8
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