Sewing Program
Volunteer Types: Skilled Trades
Organization types: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Community and Social Services, Criminal Justice, LGBTQIA2+, Poverty/Social Justice, Senior Citizens, Women
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: September 30, 2022
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We serve a community with complex needs. All programs are designed with inclusivity in mind.
Half day sessions – 8 AM- 11 AM or 12 PM-3 PM
The candidate will complete minor repairs and or alterations, zippers etc. – sewing machine and supplies provided.
Familiar operating a sewing machine.
Comfortable working with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Volunteers will complete a program report after each session to capture numbers served.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
By Volunteering, people can give something of themselves and make a valuable contribution to the community while perhaps learning new skills.
How will the organization benefit?
The organization benefits by a reduction in operation costs, increases service delivery quality, and specialized skills.
Volunteer location:
Centre 454 - 454 King Edward Ave The Well - 154 Somerset St W St Luke's Table - 760 Somerset St W


Kimberly Latka
@Belong Ottawa
Ext: 225
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+)
Number of Positions Available: 3
Good for people interested in: Skilled Trades
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, Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Police record check required
  • Public transportation available
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