Volunteer to Host Simple Tech Talk Sessions
Volunteer Types: Social Media, Teaching/Tutoring
Organization types: Community and Social Services, Disabilities, Senior Citizens
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: January 31, 2023
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Description

Ottawa Foyers Partage is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing individuals with disabilities stable and safe living accommodations and opportunities to engage in leisure, recreation, volunteer, learning and work activities consistent with their rights and unique aspirations, abilities and needs.

We are looking for a volunteer to host tech talk sessions for our participants at the ComputerWise program. These sessions teach the participants how to operate on the web, such as upload and download, easy use of social media, downloading applications on devices, etc.

*This is an in-person position which requires minimum once a week commitment for 3-6 hours a day.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Volunteers can give back to their community and positively contribute to the lives of people with multiple disabilities. It is a very rewarding position where the volunteers will be helping people be more independent and feel more empowered. You will be able to integrate into the community and make connections, learn new skills, and make great memories. Moreover, it can improve your CV and be a positive activity to include on job applications.
How will the organization benefit?
Help us in our objective of building a world where people living with multiple disabilities are supported, empowered, and valued.
Volunteer location:
764 Belfast road Ottawa, ON

Contact

Saleha Shahimi
@Ottawa Foyers Partage
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-week

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 4
Good for people interested in: Social Media, Teaching/Tutoring
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons

Volunteer Considerations

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