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Volunteer Facilitators


  • WHERE
    Toronto, ON

DESCRIPTION

  • Volunteers for our English Conversation Circles to support newcomers in improving their conversation skills
  • Volunteers for Citizenship Preparation classes to support the learning of the Citizenship booklet 
  • Volunteers to provide tutoring support for students in the Language Instructions for Newcomers classes
  • Volunteers for Child Care support with our Child Care program
  • Volunteers to provide basic computer training to seniors and community residents 
  • Volunteers to provide interpretation support at client's appointments 

Required languages

  •  English
  • A second language is required for the interpretation support. We need support with the following languages, Spanish, Tamil, Russian, Mandarin, Vietnamese and Persian 

Minimum age

 14 and older 

Minimum hours per week

 2 hours

Task requirements

  • Strong interpersonal skills,
  • Good listening skills
  • Computer skills, if volunteering to teach basic computer skills

Accessibility

Some locations are not wheelchair accessible 

 

Maxine McKoy

Volunteer Coordinator

416-636-2600

Phone Extension: 4229

mmckoy@nych.ca

Also visit our website at www.nych.ca to see other volunteer opportunities and to complete the volunteer application form. 

Who You'll be Assisting

North York Community House

North York Community House (NYCH) has been serving residents of northwest Toronto for over 20 years. We are committed to working with people and in neighbourhoods, promoting healthy living, building skills and leadership, and supporting community entrepreneurship.


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Who You'll be Assisting

North York Community House

North York Community House (NYCH) has been serving residents of northwest Toronto for over 20 years. We are committed to working with people and in neighbourhoods, promoting healthy living, building skills and leadership, and supporting community entrepreneurship.