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About the Position
Position # 21677
OrganizationCommunity Living Cambridge
Position Leisure Buddy - Friendly Visiting Program
Location 466 Franklin Blvd, Cambridge, ON, Canada
Impact Statement By Engaging volunteer support we strive to empower adults with developmental disabilities to help achieve their goals and make their dreams come true.
Description Position Mission Statement: To enhance the quality of life of those with developmental disabilities by forming friendships with others & by socializing together via activities outside of their home environment. This includes going out for coffee or ice cream, window shopping at the mall, or attending sporting events. This could also include one on one time at the group home doing puzzles crafts or other activities as they are available.
Training Details Training and orientation provided by Community Living Cambridge (CLC).
Working Conditions Outdoor or indoor, must be able to engage adults with developmental disabilities in community outings and social interaction. On occassion may be unsupervised, flexible scheduling options available.
Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail This position is flexible depending on the individual the volunteer will be supporting.
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, A Newcomer
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Support volunteers with special needs
Area(s) of Interest Driver/Transportation, Recreation/Sports, Mentoring / Tutoring
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Plan & Co-ordinate, Motivate Others, Accountability, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website http://communitylivingcambridge.ca/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Sandy Caple
Phone 519-621-0680 Ext. 1202
Address 466 Franklin Blvd. Cambridge, N1R 8G6

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