Volunteer Action Centre
About the Position
Position #: 105
OrganizationGrande Prairie Friendship Centre
Position: Babies' Best Start Volunteers - Babies' Best Start
Impact Statement: Volunteers at Babies' Best Start are thoughtful, energetic and work well unsupervised. Our volunteers happily organize toys and donation clothing, sterilize toys and prepare light healthy snacks for our children throughout the year.
Description: With our volunteers help we keep our clothing room in order and accessible to all our clients, our storage rooms are maintained and special events like our Christmas party, Mother's Day Tea and other special days throughout the year are prepared.
Babies' Best Start is a group of wonderful staff who encourage pregnant and parenting women to make healthy lifestyle choices. This includes nutritional information, one on one support, peer support and community connections support.
Volunteer opportunities for childcare include the communities of Grovedale, Sexsmith, Clairmont, Wembley and Hythe. These communities run bi-weekly Monday-Wednesday 9am-noon.
Training Details: Provided
Working Conditions: Babies' Best Start volunteers are required to have a clear criminal record check and vulnerable sector check complete when starting.
If you can help our staff out at Babies' Best Start please contact us at 780 532 5766 to inquire about times needed in our office.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: The volunteer hours needed would be Wednesday afternoons 1pm-4pm, Wednesday Evenings 6pm-8pm and Fridays between 9am-4pm. Starting November 27th until May 28th we will also need childcare help Tuesday evenings from 6:15 pm-8:15pm.
Special Event Start Date: 2018-11-27
Special Event End Date: 2019-05-28
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Children/Youth
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Plan & Co-ordinate, Accountability, Empathy, Playing
How to Apply
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Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Isobel Rondeau
Phone: 780-532-5766
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