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About the Position
Position #: 18978
OrganizationElmira District Community Living
Position: Passionate Hand Drummer
Location: Centre Street, Elmira
Impact Statement: This position is about sharing your love of drumming with an individual with an intellectual disability who also finds beauty in rhythm. Together, you will create a two person drumming circle.
Description: You will invest one hour once a week on Monday afternoons (this time could be flexible) to create music in a two person drumming circle. It's a space to share music with an enthusiastic drummer and learn how someone who is non-verbal can communicate through music.
Training Details: You will be volunteering at a group home where staff will be available to orient you to the building and the individual you will be volunteering with.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Empathy, Performing, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.elmiradcl.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Lisa Reitzel
Phone: 519-669-3173 Ext. 224
Address: 118 Barnswallow Drive Elmira, N3B 2Y9

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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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