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About the Position
Position #: 19514
OrganizationReception House Waterloo Region
Position: Reception Centre Host - Temporary Housing
Location: 101 David Street, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: These programs and services are aimed at assisting refugees in settlement/integration so that they may lead healthy and productive lives in their new community.
Description: Play with children, go to stores and bus terminal with clients, support art programs, and provide childcare during orientations. Help with housework, cleaning, gardening, administration, move-outs, walk clients to appointments, and practice English with families. You will report to staff onsite at Reception House.
Training Details: You will attend a general Reception House Volunteer orientation as well as on-site training.
Working Conditions: You will work in the temporary housing site- A house at 101 David street.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Communication/Public Relations, Newcomer Support
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Self-Motivation, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Cassandra Bangay
Phone: 519-743-2113
Address: 101 David Street Kitchener, N2G 1Y1


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