Responsibilities: Welcome visitors, answer phones, take messages, small office tasks, create a welcoming environment for friends.
Time Commitment: 4 hours per week (morning or afternoon).
Qualifications: Previous experience in an office environment is an asset. Ability to read and write is required.
Food Bank Worker
Responsibilities: Serve people accessing the food pantry; sort, shelve, and pack food; create a friendly, safe and welcoming environment.
Time Commitment: Monday, Wednesday, and/or Friday from 11:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Qualifications: Care for people, ability to work well with others, ability to read and write is an asset.
Seniors Program Volunteer
Responsibilities: Assist with meal preparation, serving and/or clean up, create a friendly environment for seniors, assist with program activities as needed.
Time Commitment: Tuesdays 9 am – 1 pm
Qualifications: Previous experience with food handling and seniors is an asset.
Responsibilities: To provide friendship through visiting and doing activities a senior in their home or in the community. Can also include weekly phone calls
Time Commitment: 1 hour per week or 1 hour every other week depending on the senior.
Qualifications: Warm, friendly, and people-oriented. Enjoys being with seniors.
Summer Day Camp Counsellor
Responsibilities: Supervise and engage with children aged 5-11, play games, lead music, swim, participate in outings and ensure safety at all times.
Time Commitment: Minimum committment of one week (camp runs in July)and a maximum of 5 weeks, Monday to Friday 8:30 – 4:30.
Qualifications: Love of kids, patience, enthusiasm, and ability to participate in camp activities.
Board of Directors Member
Responsibilities: Support the Strategic Direction of Welcome Inn Community Centre, participate in monthly board meetings as well as serving on a committee (Personnel, Finance, Strategic Planning or Fundraising), participate in strategic planning, fundraising, and more!
Time Commitment: 4-8 hours per month (except July and August).
Qualifications: Previous board experience is helpful. Expertise in the areas of long-range planning, finance, fundraising and/or human resources. Commitment to the vision, mission, and values of Welcome Inn.
Choose Your Own Volunteer Adventure
Responsibilities: Create your own volunteer position based on your own skills and the needs at Welcome Inn.
Time Commitment: Time can vary based on the needs at any given time and your availability.
Qualifications: Passion, skills and a willingness to be flexible with your time.