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About the Position
Position #: 19712
OrganizationSunbeam Centre
Position: Evening Friendly Visitor
Location: 2749 Kingsway Drive, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Make a difference in the life of someone with a developmental disability by visiting them once a week for an hour or two.
Description: Visit individuals with developmental disabilities living in group homes during the evening hours to provide social and recreational opportunities. Fun for people of all ages. Share your special interests.
Training Details: Participation in and completion of the Orientation Session for Client-Based Volunteer Positions is required. Volunteers will also have on-going support from staff.
Working Conditions: Group home environment
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Between 4:00pm and 8:00pm
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Sensitivity
How to Apply
Application
Website: http://www.sunbeamcentre.com/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Laurie Yeo-Schmidt
Phone: 519-893-6200 Ext. 253
Address: 2749 Kingsway Drive Kitchener, N2C 1A7

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Volunteer Action Centre
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