Board Member

(Durham Association for Family Resources and Support)

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Position ID: V-OSH0886 Last Modified: 16 Apr 2021 Last Full Update: 16 Apr 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactJanet Klees, Executive Director, Durham Association for Family Resources and Support; Phone: 905-436-2500 ext 2324; Email:
DutiesCommunity board member * effective governance of the organization which provides Family Support (supports, resources, connections with other families and other types of assistance)
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BenefitsGain board experience * make a difference to families in Durham
ClientsFamilies with a member who has an intellectual disability, or a child with a physical disability
Ages21 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestBehavioural and Developmental Support Services ; Board of Directors ; Committees ; Respite Services ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work ; Those with experience with Board/Governance; Human Resources; and strategic planning * direct experience with a person with a disability are welcome.
Commitment LengthLong Term - 3 years
Interaction LevelSolitary ; Small Group
Minimum Hours6 / Month
Dates and TimesThursday: Evening 
Monthly Board Meeting on the 3rd Thursday (evenings) * Sub Committee Meeting 4-6 times per year
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationDurham Association for Family Resources and Support, 850 King St W, Unit 20, Oshawa
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
2 individual(s) needed in total. 
2 individual(s) needed in total
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameDurham Association for Family Resources and Support
Office Phone905-436-2500
Toll Free Phone1-800-500-2850
Address & Map
850 King St W
Unit 20
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1J 8N5
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Mailing Address850 King St W 
Unit 20 
Oshawa, ON 
Canada L1J 8N5

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