Aldershot Youth Volunteer Team

(Our Kids Network)

Position ID: V-HVC0846 Last Full Update: 20 Feb 2020
Opportunity Details
CommentsJoin this new group of youth & adults looking to make positive change in Aldershot (Burlington). 
We have 4 openings for youth volunteers!
ContactLily Viggiano, Youth Asset Builder; Phone: 905-805-2953; Email: lily@ourkidsnetwork.ca
DutiesThe Aldershot Youth Volunteer Team is looking for Burlington youth, 12 to 17 years old (born from 2002-2007), to volunteer with us. Have your voice heard in the community!! We believe that youth voices matter, especially when it comes to making decisions that affect them.  
 
Crew Member responsibilities: 
• Plan, organize and participate on projects and events 
• Give insight about what’s missing in our community for youth and how we can work together to find some solutions 
• Attend meetings on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at “the Hub” at Holy Rosary school – 5:30-7:30pm 
• A suggested commitment of 6-12 months, but feel free to attend some meetings first to check it out! 
 
Please note: This opportunity is intended for youth residing in Burlington, Ontario.
BenefitsCommunity involvement hours, snacks provided, skill building and other perks.
ClientsBurlington community
Ages12 year(s) - 17 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Arts & Crafts ; Committees ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Information & Referral Services ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesTuesday: Afternoon, Evening (1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 5:30-7:30)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationHoly Rosary Catholic Elementary School, 261 Plains Rd E, Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 4 individual(s) 
 
4 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationNear public transit ; Transportation can be arranged for youth as well.
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
Organization NameOur Kids Network
Office Phone905-333-4226
Websitewww.ourkidsnetwork.ca
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
Mailing AddressHalton Childrens Aid Society 
1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1 
Burlington, ON L7L 0E6