Friendly Visitor/Mentor

(Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby)

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Position ID: V-OSH0674
Last Modified: 30 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 30 Jan 2024

Opportunity Details: Friendly Visitor/Mentor

Contact Sharon Burgess, Volunteer Coordinator, Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby; Phone: 905-999-6718; Email:

Looking for new connections? We are looking for volunteers to support individuals 21+ with a developmental disability with various activities. This could be in-person or virtual. In-person you will suppost staff with a small group head out into the community for vaious activities and events. Virtually you will meet with a small group or individual to chat, play games etc.

Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+)
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours 2 / Month
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Durham Region
Number of Positions Ajax ; Durham Region 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided
Transportation Near public transit
Application Deadline 31 Dec 2024
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements two references, proof of Covid 19 Vaccine, resume
Liability Insurance Available
Start Date On or after 31 Jan 2024

Agency Details: Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby

Office Phone 905-427-3300
Fax 905-427-3310
Address & Map
Administrative Office, 36 Emperor St
Ajax, ON
Canada L1S 1M7
Mailing Address Administrative Office; 36 Emperor St 
Ajax, ON 
Canada L1S 1M7

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