Program Support

(Summit Housing & Outreach Programs, Burlington - Brant St)

Position ID: V-HVC0910 Last Full Update: 22 Jan 2021
Opportunity Details
CommentsSummit Housing & Outreach Programs (SHOP) is a charitable organization that provides a variety of housing, treatment, case management and social recreational services to individuals who require mental health supports in Halton Region. SHOP is a governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. SHOP is primarily funded through the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and is a part of the Mississauga/Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN).
ContactKaren-Ann Rozycki, Coordinator of Volunteers, SHOP; Phone: 905-333-4814 ext 121 * 289-208-4051; Email: volunteer@summit-housing.ca
DutiesAll programs are online.  
- Make phone calls to clients that are in need, especially during these hard times 
- Assist in various programs that we offer online to clients 
- Training will be provided 
- Shifts are flexible and are offered to our clients throughout the Region, Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm 
- Lived mental health experience considered an asset.
More Info Linkwww.summit-housing.ca
BenefitsFlexibility 
Meet new people 
New experiences 
Training provided 
Opportunity to attend community events and groups as well
ClientsAdults living with mental health issues in Halton participating in our social recreational events and groups.
Ages25 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit HoursNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples
Areas of InterestProgram Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Interaction ; Telephone Communication ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Varies, flexible shifts
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Virtual Volunteering ; We have over 500 clients, a minimum of 6 clients per person, zoom link needed for programs, will train
Minimum Hours4 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
LocationHome based
Number of PositionsActon: 1 individual(s) ; Burlington: 4 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 2 individual(s) ; Milton: 4 individual(s) ; Oakville: 4 individual(s) 
 
15 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on-going ; Basic understanding of Mental Health issues, if lived experience will be an asset, training is provided
TransportationNeed access to a computer for zoom classes, and a cell phone or phone for calls
CostPolice Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening will be reimbursed.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsFull G valid driver's license. Proof of driver's license will be required.
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Organization NameSummit Housing & Outreach Programs, Burlington - Brant St
Office Phone905-333-4814
Fax905-333-6782
Websitewww.summithousing.ca
Address & Map
760 Brant St, Suite 405A
Burlington, ON L7R 4B7
 
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