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About the Position
Position #: 19713
OrganizationHouse of Friendship
Position: Helping Hearts Volunteer - Overnight Drop-In Support
Location: 54 Benton Street, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteers are vital to House of Friendship’s mission of service to those in need. The Overnight Drop-In program provides individuals experiencing homelessness a warm and safe place to stay during the winter months.
Description: Volunteers interact with guests of the Overnight Drop-In in a positive manner and cooperate with the team during the program.

Volunteers will :
- support with Intake, greeting, and orientating guests to the Drop-In
- play board games, cards, etc. with the Drop-In guests
- help maintain a positive environment in the program
- welcome guests in a friendly and courteous manner
Training Details: Training will be provided
Working Conditions: - Four hour shifts, between the hours of 11:00pm-8:00 am
- Will be interacting with people from very diverse backgrounds
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: OVERNIGHT SHIFT, between 11:00pm-8:00am
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Counselling/Conflict
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Sensitivity, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.houseoffriendship.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Jennifer Scott
Phone: 519-742-8327 Ext. 136
Address: P.O. Box 1837 Station C Kitchener, N2G 4R3


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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