Leisure Buddy Volunteer- Virtual

(Community Living Burlington)

Position ID: V-HVC0169 Last Full Update: 02 Mar 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactDayalini Mathai, Volunteer Coordinator, Community Living Burlington; Phone: 905-979-6319; Email: mathai_dayalini@clburlington.ca
DutiesVolunteer will spend time with an individual with developmental disabilities. Volunteer will connect virtually to explore interests and hobbies, engage in meaningful activities and have FUN!
More Info Linkwww.clburlington.ca
BenefitsVolunteering is an opportunity to share your time, talents and abilities with a community minded agency. By becoming a volunteer you will know that you are making an impact in the lives of individuals with a developmental disability. You will enjoy a flexible schedule tailored to meet your goals, needs and interests. Some of the benefits of volunteering include; Gain work & life experience, meet new people & contribute to your community , gain awareness & understanding of people with a developmental disability while enriching both yours and their lives, experience for people considering a career in Developmental Services, and most importantly, have FUN!
ClientsIndividuals with a developmental disability.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit HoursYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18) ; Highschool students
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Friend / Penpal ; Games ; Personal Support ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/ExperienceFriendly & Outgoing ; Patience, sense of humour, empathy for those with disabilities.
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours2 / Month
Dates and TimesHours are flexible as convenient to supported individual and volunteer
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationVarious homes in Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 6 individual(s) 
6 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsDrivers License an asset
Agency Details
Organization NameCommunity Living Burlington
Office Phone905-336-2225
Address & Map
3057 Mainway
Burlington, ON L7M 1A1