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About the Position
Position # 21952
OrganizationYMCAs of Cambridge & Kitchener-Waterloo
Position LINK Volunteer - Canada Connect
Location 800 King Street West, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement Volunteers make a significant contribution to our organization. They form the heart and soul of the YMCA. As a charitable organization our volunteers are ambassadors, providing us with a unique way to reach our members and participants. Volunteering is more than just sharing your time and passion. It's about giving back to the community where you work and live.
Description To help “link” newcomer families to their new community by offering opportunities to develop social connections with established immigrant and Canadian born families.
Training Details Training will be provided for successful candidates.
Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Anytime
Time Detail Regular connection with newcomers: one to two hours per week for a minimum of four months!
Age 15+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest Newcomer Support
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Verbal Communication, Translation, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Empathy
How to Apply
Application File:
Application
Website http://www.ymcacambridgekw.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Mandy Hougham
Phone 519-579-9622
Address 800 King Street West Kitchener, N2G 1E8

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

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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