Big Brothers/Big Sisters/Big Couples/Big Families (Burlington)

(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office)

Position ID: V-HVC0534 Last Full Update: 05 Oct 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactCase Manager - Intake, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hamilton and Burlington; Phone: 905-525-3860 ext 309; Email:
DutiesA volunteer(s) is matched with a little brother or sister between the ages of six and sixteen. Together they spend 2 or 3 hours a week out in the community enjoying shared interests and participating in low cost social, educational and recreational activities. It is highly recommended that the volunteer have access to a vehicle.
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BenefitsGreat volunteer opportunity for young professionals, retirees and families who want to enjoy the experience of enhancing a child's life as well as their own.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Families
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Social Interaction ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthLong Term ; Volunteer's are required to commit to a minimum of one full year with a child.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
LocationBurlington Community
Number of PositionsBurlington: 100 individual(s) 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOur agency offers extensive volunteer orientation, child safety training and ongoing support.
TransportationDriver License required ; It is highly recommended that the volunteer have access to a vehicle.
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameBig Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Office Phone905-339-2355
Address & Map
464 Morden Rd
Oakville, ON L6K 3W4
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