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About the Position
Position Number: 2410
Position Title: Next Steps Walking Partner
Organization Name: March of Dimes Canada
Area(s) of Interest: Recreation & Sports, Event Coordination & Support, Friend & Pen pal, Program Coordination, Seniors Support Services
Position Description: March of Dimes Canada seeks volunteers!

The 'Next Steps Walking Program' seeks WALKING PARTNERS! Next Steps serves individuals who have suffered from a stroke & their caregivers by providing them with a safe setting to interact with their peers and engage in physical activity. Next Steps seeks to improve participants' quality of life.

The Walking Partner is responsible for providing program support to staff and participants. The Walking Partner will assist the coordinator as needed (i.e. set-up and clean-up) in order to ensure the effective delivery of the program. This volunteer will also provide companionship and support to participants by developing positive and encouraging relationships with them, ultimately helping participants to maximize their experience in the program.

Time Commitment (see 'Time Detail' below)

Volunteering Location:
Oakville Place - 240 Leighland Ave (indoor mall, north of the QEW, west of Trafalgar Rd)

If you are interested in joining our Next Steps team, please email volunteer@marchofdimes.ca with 'Next Steps' and your desired location (eg. Oakville Place) in the subject line for more information. ALSO, please 'click on' 'Apply Now!' below to place yourself on our contact list of applicants.
Training Details: Orientation and training will be provided. Details to be discussed with successful applicants.
Time Commitment: Wednesday Morning
Duration: Short Term (3 months or less)
Time Detail: Wednesdays, 10am-Noon

MINIMUM 10 week commitment, for at least 2 hours per week
Min Age: 16
Ideal for: Individual, Group, Placement & Co-Op Students, Newcomers, Older Adults
Location: 240 Leighland Avenue, Oakville, ON, Canada
Geographical Area(s): Mississauga
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
How to Apply
Email: Send an Email Message
How to Contact
Website: http://www.marchofdimes.ca
Contact: Jordan
Phone: 905 301 9995
Address: Oakville Place, Oakville, ON, Canada Oakville, L6H 3H6

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