Friendly Visitor/Companion

(March of Dimes Canada [Durham Region location], Oshawa - Mary St, Supportive Housing, Oshawa - Mary St)

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Position ID: V-OSH0646 Last Modified: 23 Sep 2019 Last Full Update: 23 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactJodie White, Independent Living Resource Worker, March of Dimes Canada; Phone: (Business) 1-613-342-1935 ext 6408 * 1-888-252-9008 ext 6408; Fax: 613-342-7636; Email:
DutiesMake friends with like-minded individual who wishes to socialize, take part in group activities or chat over coffee
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ClientsAdults living with disabilities
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Social Interaction ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours2 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationMary St, Oshawa
Number of PositionsDurham Region ; Oshawa 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameMarch of Dimes Canada [Durham Region location], Oshawa - Mary St, Supportive Housing, Oshawa - Mary St
Office PhoneOffice: 905-404-0688
Toll Free Phone1-800-263-3463
Address & Map
139 Mary St N
Ste 107
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1G 7X1
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