Co-Chair, Pedestrian Safety and Walkability Sub-committee
Volunteer Types: Governance (Boards, Committees)
Organization types: Community and Social Services, Senior Citizens
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: May 26, 2022
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Co-Chair, Pedestrian Safety and Walkability Sub-committee

Have you ever wished that city streets and sidewalks were safe and accessible for seniors and people with disabilities year-round?

As Co-Chair of this committee, you would work with another volunteer, a COA staff member, and a team of dedicated volunteers to coordinate the Snow Moles Program and assessments (audits) of the walking conditions in Ottawa neighbourhoods,. The purpose of this sub-committee is to raise awareness and promote improvements in walkability, pedestrian safety, and accessibility for all ages.

French and English language skills would be an asset. We also recognize the diversity of the population we serve and encourage applicants who reflect this diversity. Click here to download the form and apply. We look forward to talking with you.

Volunteer location:
217-815 St-Laurent Blvd Ottawa, ON K1K 3A7


Bonnie Schroeder
@The Council on Aging of Ottawa
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This position would be great for: Seniors (65+)
Number of Positions Available: 1
Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees)
You will be helping with: Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors

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