Arts and Crafts Volunteers
Volunteer Types: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Companionship/Visiting, Disability Support, Mental Health
Organization types: Disabilities, Senior Citizens
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: September 30, 2023
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Description

We are a community organization dedicated to providing fun and engaging activities for individuals with disabilities and seniors. We believe that crafting is a great way to bring people together and promote creativity, socialization, and mental well-being. Crafts activities may include painting, knitting, jewelry making, scrapbooking, and more. We welcome any and all ideas for crafts that you may have!

** Must to be able to make a long term commitment: over 6 months, once or twice a week.

We are looking for volunteers who are passionate about crafting and have experience working with individuals with disabilities or seniors. Volunteers will be responsible for organizing and leading craft activities, providing instruction and assistance as needed, and ensuring a safe and enjoyable environment for all participants.

If you are interested in volunteering your time and skills to help bring joy and creativity to individuals with disabilities and seniors, we would love to hear from you. Please contact us to learn more about this exciting opportunity and how you can get involved. Thank you for considering this important volunteer role!

Volunteer location:
764 Belfast road, Ottawa, ON

Contact

Saleha
@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, Person with a disability or medical condition, Seniors (65+)
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Companionship/Visiting, Disability Support, Mental Health
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons

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