One Voice - QTPOC Youth Collective

(AIDS Committee of Durham Region)

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Position ID: V-OSH1170 Last Modified: 23 Sep 2021 Last Full Update: 23 Sep 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactSarah Larock, Youth Outreach Coordinator, AIDS Committee of Durham Region; Phone: 905-576-1445 ext 518; Email:
DutiesHelp to develop and run educational events for One Voice, a collective to meet the health needs and define the social service gaps experienced by Queer and Trans People of Colour (QTPOC) aged 13 to 29  
Previous initiatives One Voice did include a collection of sexual health and identity writings and art called "I is a powerful pronoun", planning events such as the Black Love QTBIPOC Valentine's event on Feb 12, and building and planting the One Voice community garden to support HIV-positive members of the ACDR community.
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BenefitsDevelop community, build sexual health education skills, event coordination experience, leadership skills
ClientsLGBTQIA2+ People of Colour
Ages13 year(s) - 29 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Individuals ; Community Groups
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Committees ; Community Outreach ; Culture & Heritage ; Event Coordination & Support ; Social Interaction ; Youth Engagement ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Web & IT
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Dates and TimesTuesday: Evening (Weekly Meetings usually 6-8 pm) 
Meetings and events will be scheduled as needed
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; We try to make all events accessible and have gender neutral bathrooms * the office is unfortunately not wheelchair accessible at this time
Number of PositionsAjax ; Durham Region ; Oshawa 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit ; Transportation provided - if needed
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameAIDS Committee of Durham Region
Office Phone905-576-1445
Toll Free Phone1-877-361-8750
Address & Map
115 Simcoe St S
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1H 4G7
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