Centre 507 Breakfast Server 8:30am - 10:30am
Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting, Food preparation and services
Organization types: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Community and Social Services, LGBTQIA2+
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: June 1, 2024
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The position available is at 8:30am – 10:30am.
During Breakfast time, Volunteers greet, take beverage orders, and serve tea/coffee to community members as they visit for a bite to eat. Due to COVID restrictions and new safety protocols beverages are no longer self-serve for guests.
The volunteer will also assist staff in setup of refreshments, serving and cleanup of the refreshment stand.
Candidates must be 19+ years of age, double vaccinated, and able to climb stairs. Some standing and twisting also involved.
Centre 507 is an adult drop-in centre and support service, open to all who seek a safe and friendly environment. Serving Ottawa since 1983, the centre is at 507 Bank Street near the corner of Argyle.
The volunteer will be part of a lively staff and volunteer team. The volunteer reports to the Volunteer coordinator.
You will be assisting the Centre 507 to provide meals to its diverse Participants. Our provision of food and refreshments have been identified as essential service by the City of Ottawa. Many volunteers feel a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment and connection to a community. You will engage community members, assist with food security and be working in a team with other staff and volunteers

Volunteer location:
507 Bank street


Elise Riddle
@Centre 507
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This position would be great for: Adults
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting, Food preparation and services
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

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