Male Ally Volunteer
(Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office)
|Comments||Suitable for: Male identified residents of Halton |
Be a part of creating positive change in Halton! Join the Male Ally Network, take the pledge, and help educate others on how we can become proactive bystanders and help end gender violence. To be put on our email list, simply send an email requesting so.
|Contact||Walter Henry, Male Ally Network Coordinator, SAVIS; Phone: 905 825 3622 ext 29; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Educate the public on issues of consent, male privilege, and healthy masculinity. |
Represent MAN in community events and booths.
Attend monthly community meetings.
Sit on MAN's Action Committee.
Contribute to MAN's website development and maintenance.
|Benefits||Meet like minded men who advocate to end violence, improve your own ability to intervene and approach sexism and misogyny when you see it happening, and be a part of creating a safer, more inclusive Halton community.|
|Ages||14 year(s) and up|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups|
|Areas of Interest||Committees ; Community Outreach ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Training Programs) ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Social Media ; Website Design|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Web & IT|
|Commitment Length||Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)|
|Interaction Level||Low interaction with the Network, although the benefits of being a Male Ally will be present in your everyday life.|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Friday: Evening (Twice a month 6pm - 7:30pm) |
Education sessions, once booked will require co-facilitation during the weekdays. Otherwise, public events will be made available for participation on a first come, first serve basis.
|Accessibility||Mobility issues, translator upon request, and ASL interpreter upon request.|
|Number of Positions||Acton: 5 individual(s) ; Burlington: 5 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 5 individual(s) ; Milton: 5 individual(s) ; Oakville: 5 individual(s) |
20 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided ; Training is available in 2 x 14-hour formats: |
Format 1: two-day intensive over a weekend period.
Format 2: One day/week, 2 hours for 7 weeks (training times negotiable)
|Additional Requirements||Required reading before training|
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|Organization Name||Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office|
|Office Phone||Intake and information 905-825-3622|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-268-8416|
|Address & Map|
South Oakville Centre (formerly Hopedale Mall)
1515 Rebecca St, Suite 227
Oakville, ON L6L 5G8
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