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About the Position
Position #: 19152
OrganizationCommunity Support Connections - Meals on Wheels and More
Position: Community Dining Back-up driver
Location: 61 Woolwich Street North, Breslau, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Community dining provides socially isolated seniors and adults with disabilities with the opportunity to share a hot noon-hour meal, expand their social network and participate in a recreational activity. By sharing your time, you will help alleviate loneliness and isolation, improving their quality of life.
Description: Back-up driver needed on Thursdays.

Volunteer drivers pick up two or three clients at their homes and transport them to a community dining site. Volunteers also assist with serving lunch, help with set-up/take-down, enjoy a complimentary lunch, and assist with a recreational activity before driving clients home.

We are currently looking for a back-p driver to assists us with transporting clients to Fiddlesticks Community Centre (1st & 2nd Thursday) and/or 567 Queenston Rd. (2nd & 4th Thursday) on an as needed basis.

Flexible time commitment (11:00am 2:00pm).
Training Details: Community Dining Coordinator is always available to discuss concerns and to provide ongoing support, as needed.

CSC offers regular volunteer educational workshops on various topics. All volunteers are notified of upcoming sessions.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: The program runs the second and fourth Friday of every month. The time commitment is approximately 3.5 hours from 11:00 am-2:30 pm.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Food/Hospitality, Senior Services
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Accountability, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website: http://www.communitysupportconnections.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Audrey Hill
Phone: 519-772-8787 Ext. 205
Address: 61 Woolwich Street North Breslau, N0B 1M0

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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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