St Luke's Table - Floater
Volunteer Types: Food preparation and services, Health Care, Mental Health, Others
Organization types: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Community and Social Services, LGBTQIA2+, Poverty/Social Justice, Women
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: October 31, 2022
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Description

Mission statement
We provide safe spaces that connect people and create community. We offer programs that address basic human needs and foster dignity, wellness and hope for all.
Our vision
An inclusive community where no one is marginalized, and everyone is valued and supported.
“We serve a community with complex needs. All Programs are designed with inclusivity in mind”

Position: Floater – Helping where the need is for that day
St Luke’s Table – half day sessions 9 -12:00 PM or 12 – 4 PM weekly.
Criteria:
• Fluent in English – bilingualism an asset.
• Comfortable working with little supervision
• Personable, friendly, and outgoing
• Current Police background check for the vulnerable sector
• Proof of Covid vaccinations

Duties:
• Lending a hand where the need is for that day
• Keeping coffee and tea station clean and replenished, may include serving meals
• Sitting and chatting over a cup of coffee, playing cards with participants’
• Laundry support – overseeing the flow of laundry and schedule
• Handing out personal hygiene supplies
• Volunteers will sign in and out after each session to capture volunteer hours

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Doing good for others and the community helps to create a natural sense of accomplishment. And working as a volunteer can also give you a sense of pride and identity, helping to boost your self-confidence further by taking you out of your natural comfort zone and environment.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteers are vital to The Community Day Programs day-to-day operations. As a non-profit organization, we cannot provide the support we do without the commitment of our community volunteers.
Volunteer location:
760 Somerset St W, Ottawa, ON. K1R 6P9

Contact

Kimberly Latka
@Ottawa Anglican Day Programs
613-235-4351
Ext: 225
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 3
Good for people interested in: Food preparation and services, Health Care, Mental Health, Others
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

  • Vulnerable sector check required
  • Suitable for community service hours
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