Community Access Volunteer

(Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby)

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Position ID: V-OSH0697
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 27 Feb 2024

Opportunity Details: Community Access Volunteer

Contact Sharon Burgess, Coordinator of Volunteer Engagement, Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby; Phone: 905-999-6718; Email:
  • support adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities get active in their community
  • support staff with creative activities that engage participation
  • work from home - virtual activities
  • work from home - virtual meet ups to chat, share music, play games
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Benefits Create lasting relationships, get involved in your community, enrich lives and give back to the people in your community.
Clients Adults with an intellectual/developmental disability
Ages 18 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Anyone ; Individuals
Areas of Interest Advocacy ; Arts & Crafts ; Behavioural and Developmental Support Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Education Support (Training Programs) ; Fashion / Needlecraft ; Field Trip Aide / Community Outing Support ; Friend / Penpal ; Games ; Life Skills Support ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Music & Performing Arts ; Personal Support ; Program Coordination / Support ; Reading / Literacy ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Interaction ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Support for Visual Impairments ; Support Group Facilitation ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/Experience 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 ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work
Commitment Length Short Term ; Long Term (Minimum of 6 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; No minimum time commitment
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours 1 / Month
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Flexible schedule
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Location Durham Region
Number of Positions Durham Region 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Transportation Near public transit
Application Deadline 31 May 2024
Cost Cost for Police Check will be reimbursed.
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Proof of Covid 19 Vaccine (2 shots), resume, two references
Liability Insurance Available
Start Date On or after 01 Mar 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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