(Pathways Abilities Society)
|For More Information||Alaina Reiswig, Activity Supervisor, Pathways Abilities Society; Phone: 778-477-5543|
|Link to Application Form||Apply to contact above|
|Description||Pathways Abilities Society is actively looking for volunteers to get involved in the lives of people with developmental disabilities. |
Too often people live in isolation and do not have non-disabled friends to hangout with. We are looking for volunteers to help fill this void; people willing to listen and simply be a friend.
We are also looking for volunteers who will support individuals who desire to join in volunteer activities in our community for other Not for Profit organizations.
|Benefits||Your efforts will help individuals in many areas of their lives. This includes helping the person feel good about who they are and building social and physical skills. These are invaluable attributes that many of us take for granted.|
|Skills/Experience||- Interact positively with adults with developmental disabilities. |
- Solid philosophical belief in community inclusion.
- Work cooperatively and effectively with or without direct supervision.
- Communicate professionally and effectively.
- Adhere to agency policies and procedures.
- Safely assist individuals.
|Minimum Age of Volunteer||19 year(s) and up|
|Areas of Interest||Companionship ; Conversation Partner ; Developmental Disabilities ; Friendly Telephoning ; Recreational Activities ; Special Needs Clients|
|Location||555 Fuller Ave, and out in the community.|
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|Organization Name||Pathways Abilities Society|
|Address & Map|
123 Franklyn Ave
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6A9
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|Office Phone||Administrative Office: 250.763.4837|