Christian Faith Outreach Centre HUB Volunteer

(Christian Faith Outreach Centre)

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Position ID: V-OSH0789
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 26 Apr 2024

Opportunity Details: Christian Faith Outreach Centre HUB Volunteer

Contact Jessica Pennington, Student/Volunteer Coordinator, Christian Faith Outreach Centre; Phone: 365-885-8456; Email:

Join us as a Volunteer at the Christian Faith Outreach Centre's low barrier "one stop shop" HUB in Ajax, ON. Your role will be pivotal in providing support and assistance to individuals seeking a wide range of services in a welcoming and inclusive environment. Your dedication and compassion will help make a significant impact on the lives of those we serve.

Key Responsibilities:

- Greet and assist patrons with a friendly and non-judgmental approach, offering guidance on available services.

- Collaborate with referral partners to connect individuals with needed services and resources.

- Distribute basic necessities such as food, hygiene products, and clothing.

- Support resource organization and maintenance in the HUB, including restocking and cleanliness.

- Empower and advocate for patrons, encouraging self-advocacy and steps towards improvement.

- Maintain a safe and inclusive atmosphere, following established guidelines and protocols.


- Essential qualities include compassion, empathy, and a nonjudgmental attitude.

- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

- Ability to maintain confidentiality and respect privacy.

- Flexibility and adaptability to a dynamic environment.

Training and Support:

Receive thorough training covering de-escalation techniques, trauma-informed care, and HUB services. Ongoing support and supervision provided.

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Benefits - Gain valuable experience in community support. 
- Make a meaningful impact on vulnerable individuals' lives. 
- Join a dedicated team working towards a common goal.
Clients Unsheltered population, asylum seekers, etc
Ages 18 year(s) - 90 year(s)
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups ; Court-ordered community service hours
Areas of Interest Advocacy ; Community Outreach ; Donations - Clothing, Men's ; Donations - Clothing, Women's ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Newcomer Assistance ; Poverty & Homelessness ; Social Interaction
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Long Term (Minimum of 6 months)
Interaction Level Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours 8 / Week
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: (10AM - 4:00PM)
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location 158 Harwood Ave S Ajax, ON
Number of Positions Durham Region 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided
Transportation Near public transit
Application Deadline 28 Jun 2024
Cost Free
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Resume/Cover letter is required, along with a remote interview
Liability Insurance Not Available
Start Date On or after 06 May 2024

Agency Details: Christian Faith Outreach Centre

Office Phone 905-619-1109
Address & Map
158 Harwood Ave S
Suite 203
Ajax, ON
Canada L1S 2H6
Mailing Address 158 Harwood Ave S 
Suite 203 
Ajax, ON 
Canada L1S 2H6

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