Out of the Cold Emergency Winter Shelter (Frontline Volunteer)

Organization Name: Out of the Cold Emergency Winter Shelter
Opportunity Title: Frontline Volunteer
Category: Social and Community Service
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: December 1, 2018
End Date: April 30, 2019

Email: volunteerotcs@gmail.com
Website: http://www.outofthecoldhalifax.org/
  • Background/police check required
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
  • Training or orientation required
Opportunity Description:

Out of the Cold Halifax is a community-based, volunteer-run emergency winter shelter.  Once again this season, we are preparing to support those in the HRM who are homeless and precariously housed and your support as volunteers is key. Frontline volunteers work directly with guests of the shelter and drop-in space.   Tasks include serving food, staffing the donation room, intake, and interacting with guests to contribute to a safe and welcoming environment.  Volunteers are supported by a team, including paid staff and experienced volunteers. Email volunteerotcs@gmail.com for more information and for an application.

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