(Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office)
|Comments||Join and be part of a program that helps seniors become stronger and aware. This position is suitable for senior women. |
Please contact Soraya Khaleeli at 905-825-3622 to schedule an interview.
Training date TBD.
|Contact||Soraya Khaleeli, Senior Circle Program Coordinator, SAVIS of Halton; Phone: (905) 825-3622; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||- Assist in Senior Circle discussions with groups in the Halton Region regarding issues affecting seniors i.e. elder abuse, social isolation, neglect, inter-familial violence and inter-generational conflict. |
- on occasion represent SAVIS at public display booths,
- volunteer time at Bingo
- help during fundraising events.
|More Info Link||www.savisofhalton.org|
|Benefits||Supporting other seniors |
Creating positive change
Learning public speaking/presentation skills
|Clients||Seniors and senior care givers (children, grandchildren, SW etc)|
|Ages||55 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Seniors (55+)|
|Areas of Interest||Community Outreach ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Public Speaking ; An understanding of sexual violence as it affects seniors, and/or a willingness to learn. |
Some knowledge of community support services for abused women and seniors within Halton region and surrounding areas.
Excellent listening skills.
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Duration of the Senior Circle project|
|Interaction Level||Small Group|
|Minimum Hours||2 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Almost all presentations are during the day.|
|Accessibility||We go where seniors are it could be anywhere in the Halton Region.|
|Location||Anywhere in Halton Region|
|Number of Positions||Acton: 1 individual(s) ; Burlington: 1 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 1 individual(s) ; Milton: 1 individual(s) ; Oakville: 1 individual(s) |
5 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided ; Free volunteer training|
|Transportation||Near public transit ; Bus tickets are available if necessary|
|Additional Requirements||Satisfactory public speaking skills. |
Access to e-mail.
Flexibility to accommodate Senior Circles.
|Start Date||On or after 15 Jan 2018|
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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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