Women's Place Volunteer

(Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services)

Position ID: V-HVC0137 Last Full Update: 10 Mar 2016
Opportunity Details
ContactDeanna Van Herk, Volunteer Coordinator, Halton Women's Place; Phone: 905-332-1200 ext 263; Email: DVanHerk@haltonwomensplace.com
Duties- Front line reception  
- Child and youth duties for Burlington and Milton locations
More Info Linkwww.haltonwomensplace.com
BenefitsAssist with agency mandate
ClientsAbused women and their dependent children
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestChild & Family Services ; Community Outreach ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support ; Reception Support ; Shelter Coordination Support ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Leadership ; Two references. Step 1 TB test and police check with a vulnerable sector screening.  
An interest in women, children and their activities.  
Open minded, a desire to assist staff.  
Dependable, reliable, organized, with good communication skills.
Commitment LengthLong Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Flexible as convenient to volunteer and staff.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationBurlington and Milton Shelters
Number of PositionsBurlington: 10 individual(s) ; Milton: 10 individual(s) 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation - Must attend 1 interview/information session ; Training is provided - 2 sessions of 2 hours each for Reception ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Office PhoneAdministration 905-332-1200; 
Burlington Shelter 905-332-1593; 
Milton Shelter 905-878-8970
FaxAdministration 905-332-1155;  
Burlington Shelter 905-332-1618;  
Milton Shelter 905-878-8195;
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
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Mailing AddressPO Box 20060 
2211 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7P 0A4