Circle of Support

(Mennonite Central Committee Ontario)

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Position ID: V-OSH1307
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2023
Last Full Update: 19 Oct 2023

Opportunity Details: Circle of Support

Contact Carol O'Neil, FCRI/CoSA Program Associate, Mennonite Central Committee Ontario; Phone: 437-221-7303; Email:

Assist individuals as they transition back to community after being incarcerated for sexual offending * meet individuals at a circle of support and accountability * safer, healthier communities is an underlying goal

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Benefits Be part of a restorative justice program that offers a holistic and proven way to help people reintegrate back into society
Clients Adults, federal or provincial offenders
Ages 19 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of Interest Legal & Law Services / Justice / Probation ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work
Commitment Length Long Term - at least 1 full year in a circle
Interaction Level Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours 2 / Month
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Flexible * circles are usually same day/time each month * monthly meetings
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Durham region, GTA
Number of Positions Ajax ; Brooklin ; Durham Region ; Oshawa ; Pickering ; Whitby 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Scheduled training ; Training on-going
Transportation Near public transit
Cost No cost
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements references

Agency Details: Mennonite Central Committee Ontario

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