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Kitchen Support - Meal Preparation


House of Friendship

   About the Position

Impact Statement
Volunteers walk alongside those in our community who need food, housing, community resources or addiction treatment. Volunteers are vital in ensuring that everyone can belong and thrive.

House of Friendship’s ShelterCare integrates healthcare within shelter services. The goal of this facility is to provide a dignified space to better serve those who are unhoused and simultaneously experiencing significant health issues. The goal of ShelterCare is to provide appropriate supports and empower participants so that they may reach positive outcomes for both their health and housing needs.

Volunteers within the ShelterCare Kitchen will support the kitchen staff in preparing meals and packaging snacks that will be served during meal times.

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, Student Placement
Age: 18+

COVID-19 Vaccination Required: Yes

Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Food/Hospitality, Housing

Skill(s): Team Building, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Adaptability

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: On-site and pre-shift training provided
Working Conditions: Inside; may encounter individuals who may be under the influence and/or experiencing symptoms of mental illness; mask required
Accessibility: Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Transportation: On a bus route

Time Commitment

Duration: 7 - 12 months
Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
2:00-4:00pm Monday-Sunday

   Contact Information
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Brit Kovacs
519-742-8327 Ext. 141
51 Charles St. E. Kitchener, N2G 4R3

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1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

Phone: 519 742 8610

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
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