(Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services)
|Comments||We are seeking volunteers to join our Board of Directors, people who believes individuals with disabilities should be able to lead a full and independent life.|
|Contact||Hugh Stewart, Executive Director, Independent Living Halton; Phone: 905-878-6722; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Persons with one of the skills listed are urgently needed: |
- A volunteer with Real Estate or Property Management experience is urgently required.
- Someone with a Legal background would be a great addition to our Board of Directors.
- A Director with Fundraising experience is urgently required.
Regularly attend and participate in board monthly meetings. Read, review materials that involve the corporation, especially board minutes, reports, and any literature that involves the corporation. Exercise a fiduciary responsibility for the assets, finances and investments of the corporation and exercise due diligence, care and caution as if handling one’s own personal finances.
|More Info Link||independentlivinghalton.ca|
|Benefits||Position is totally voluntary and the reward is the knowledge that persons with severe disabilities are able to live independently in a home setting. Independent living has shown that independence improves health and increases the life expectancy of individuals.|
|Clients||All consumers have severe physical disabilities and require care 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Clients make their own independent living decisions and we assist in their independence.|
|Ages||21 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)|
|Areas of Interest||Board of Directors ; Committees ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Health Care ; Legal & Law Services / Justice / Probation ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Office Administration|
|Skills/Experience||Accounting & Finance ; Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Legal Skills ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Financial Reporting, Health Care Management, Non-Profit Governance. |
Previous Board experience an asset but not mandatory.
A volunteer with Real Estate Experience urgently required.
A person with a Legal background would be a great addition.
Fundraising and Marketing skills urgently needed.
We are also seeking fundraising knowledge and experience.
|Commitment Length||Long Term - 3 year commitment requested|
|Interaction Level||Small Group ; Small group 6 to 10 persons|
|Minimum Hours||6 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Evening (7 - 9 p.m.) |
Monthly meeting, 2 hours per month in Milton, Ontario
|Number of Positions||Milton: 3 individual(s) |
3 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training on-going ; Orientation provided. |
Governance training available while serving on Board
|Application Deadline||31 May 2019|
|Cost||Annual membership fee of $25.00|
|Start Date||On or after 18 Mar 2019|
|End Date||30 Sep 2019|
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|Organization Name||Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services|
|Office Phone||Deborah's Home: 905-878-6722|
Attendant Outreach 905-878-7879
|Fax||Deborah's Home 905-878-6449|
|Address & Map|
296 Ontario St N
Milton, ON L9T 2T9