1:1 Volunteer Match

(Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby)

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Position ID: V-OSH0027 Last Modified: 01 Apr 2021 Last Full Update: 01 Apr 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactSharon Burgess, Volunteer Coordinator, Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby; Phone: 905-427-3300 ext 259 * 905-999-6718; Email: sharon.burgess@clapw.org
DutiesVolunteers will be matched with a person with an intellectual disability to support the person to become engaged in their community * at this time, due to Covid, volunteer matches will occur on Zoom until the time that it is safe to join activities in the community.
More Info Linkwww.clapw.org
BenefitsBenefits for both volunteers and persons supported are plentiful!
ClientsAdults with intellectual disabilities.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Friend / Penpal ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesTimes will be made to suit both parties.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on-going
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsTwo references
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 06 Apr 2021
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby
Office Phone905-427-3300
Address & Map
Administrative Office
36 Emperor St
Ajax, ON L1S 1M7
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