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About the Position
Position #: 17641
OrganizationFamily & Children's Services of the Waterloo Region
Position: Parent/Family Aide - Family Support
Location: Various locations throughout Waterloo Region (volunteer office shown on map: 65 Hanson Avenue, Kitchener)
Impact Statement: Help support a family in their day to day activities.
Description: Volunteers are matched one to one with a parent or matched with a family who needs extra support. May provide respite, assist with grocery shopping trips, assist with home management, provide direction on nutrition, and/or assist with cooking meals.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Physical Demand
Training Details: Volunteer pre-service training is provided. Please contact us for the next training dates and times. Training takes place at The Family Centre, 65 Hanson, Kitchener.
Working Conditions: The volunteer will go to the client's home or will have arranged an outing with the parent/family to provide support.
Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Once a week.
Age: 21+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Children/Youth, Food/Hospitality
Skill(s): Creative Thinking, Problem Solving, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.facswaterloo.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Volunteer Services
Phone: 519-576-1329 Ext. 3411
Address: 200 Ardelt Avenue Kitchener, N2C 2L9


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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