Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-428-8111
Toll Free Phone 1-877-447-5795
Fax 905-428-9992
E-Mail info@durham.girls-inc.org
Website www.girlsinc-durham.org
Located In Community Ajax (Town of)
Address & Map
398 Bayly St W, Unit 1
Ajax, ON L1S 1P1
 
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Intersection Westney Rd S and Bayly St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Tracey McCannell, Director of Programming; Phone: ext 22; Email: tmccannell@durham.girls-inc.org
Alternate Contact Susan Howells, Director of Development; Phone: ext 27; Email: showells@durham.girls-inc.org
Volunteer Coordinator Emma Conner, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 23; Email: econner@durham.girls-inc.org
Primary Executive Yvette Nechvatal-Drew, Executive Director; Phone: ext 24; Email: yndrew@durham.girls-inc.org
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provide girls with knowledge, skills and confidence to become healthy, educated and independent adults * curriculum developed specifically to meet the needs of girls * programs are delivered by professionally trained facilitators, with measurable objectives and outcomes * programs delivered through weekly workshops, summer camps, PA Day programs * March Break camps, after-school drop-in programs and in-school classes
Sup. Description Volunteers are required to fill a variety of volunteer positions including Board of Directors, Fund Development and Communication Committee, Advocacy Committee, Finance Committee and Board Development Committee. Program volunteers are also needed as program assistance, drivers, as well opportunities are available to become trained facilitators of the Girls Inc. Identity programs.  
 
Volunteers are required to submit a completed application form, as well as participate in an in-office interview, provide a police check and attend an initial Girls Inc. 101 Information Session and on-going training opportunities as provided. All applicants will be screened by the Volunteer Coordinator.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Evenings and weekends by appointment
Areas Served Ajax (Town of) ; Oshawa (City of) ; Pickering (City of) ; Uxbridge (Township of) ; Whitby (Town of)
Eligibility Programs offered to girls ages 6-26 years of age 
 
Program volunteers must be 18 years of age or older * Event volunteers must be 16 years of age or older
Application Call for information or visit the website at www.girlsinc-durham.org to download a volunteer application
Languages English
Fees Membership - $50 annually ; None
Other Details
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Meetings Girls Inc. 101 Information and Orientation session held monthly on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7 pm at 398 Bayly St W, Ajax
Accessibility Partially Accessible - Entrance, Parking
Classification/Subjects
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Pregnant Teens ; Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Pregnant Women ; Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Teenage Parents ; Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Young Adults ~ Mothers ; Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Young Adults ~ Women ; Drop In Centres ~ Adolescents ~ Women ; Leadership Development ~ Adolescents ~ Girls ; Leadership Development ~ Young Adults ~ Women ; Life Skills Education ~ Young Adults ~ Women ; Volunteer Opportunities