Leisure Buddy volunteer

(Community Living Burlington)

Position ID: V-HVC0169 Last Full Update: 03 Jun 2014
Opportunity Details
ContactEmily Huang, Fundraising & Volunteer Coordinator, Community Living Burlington; Phone: 905-336-2225 ext 320; Email: fundraising@clburlington.ca
DutiesSuggested activities include; shopping, movies, sporting events, swimming, fairs & festivals, out to dinner or coffee, going to Chapters.
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 OSSDYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18) ; Highschool students
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Friend / Penpal ; Games ; Personal Support
Skills/ExperienceFriendly & Outgoing ; Patience, sense of humour, empathy for those with disabilities.
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
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.
TrainingOrientation
TransportationNear public transit
Costnone
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsDrivers License an asset
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity Living Burlington
Office Phone905-336-2225
Fax905-335-9919
Websitewww.clburlington.ca
Address & Map
3057 Mainway
Burlington, ON L7M 1A1
 
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