Birth and Parent Companion
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Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Education
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: December 31, 2023
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Description

The Birth Companion Program matches pregnant women, who are in need of support, with caring volunteers who can provide emotional support during pregnancy, labour and delivery and for six weeks following the baby’s birth.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
-Building rewarding relationships -Volunteer experience and hours certificate -First Aid and CPR Training included* -Vulnerable sector check included*
How will the organization benefit?
Serving and fulfilling women and families in need of birth and parenting support in the community. Helping more families access our birth and parent companion program.
Volunteer location:
Flexible

Contact

Monica McGuire
@The Canadian Maternal Wellness Centre
873-353-2425
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 5
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, LGBTQI2+, Persons new to Canada, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

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