Open Volunteer Positions

Multicultural Association of Fredericton

The Multicultural Association of Fredericton is currently seeking helpers to prepare newcomer-client fruit baskets on Wed, 20 Dec from 9-12 hr in its wellness centre (28 Saunders St, Fredericton).
 
Those interested can contact Ella at (506) 471-4832 or community-liaison@mcaf.nb.ca.
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Ability NB

Ability NB is seeking a volunteer 2-4 hours per week (with their own transportation) to spend time with a 40-Year-old man in lower Kingsclear who has been diagnosed with Huntington’s disease.

Key responsibilities:

  • Playing games that assist in cognition, building models, or other cognitive activities;
  • Providing friendship;
  • Encouraging participation in recommended physiotherapy and occupational therapy exercises; and,
  • Supporting with follow through on daily plan.

Qualifications: Experience working with a person who has a disability is an asset but not a requirement. Patient, encouraging and dependable.

Contact Rebecca or Mark for more information at rebeccalorenatkinson@gmail.com or mark.drivingguy@gmail.com, or by phone at (506) 206-2448.

Click here to learn more about Ability NB!   

The Ville Cooperative

The Ville Cooperative is seeking after-school program support workers and assistants for its ReCONNECT After School Program!
The program is designed for children between the ages of 5 and 12 years with a focus on hands-on learning opportunities. Areas of development include outdoor exploration, entrepreneurship, gardening, cooking & baking, sewing, rock-climbing, woodwork, physical activity, and more!
 
Support workers supervise regular daily after-school program activities (snacks, gym, playground, small hikes, etc.), and assistants provide administrative support, prep materials and classrooms, and track payments. Flexible ad hoc positions are also available – brainstorm activities, plan/deliver games, give a mini-lesson on something you’re passionate about…endless options!
 
To learn more, click here or contact Jules Maitland at volunteer@theville.ca!
 

Multicultural Association of Fredericton

The Multicultural Association of Fredericton is seeking language tutors as well as First Fredericton Friends!

First Fredericton Friends play a vital role in welcoming immigrants and refugees into their new home and community. In this program, you are matched with newly arrived newcomer(s) to meet once a week for two hours or more. Volunteers share time and friendship with immigrants during the critical first six months for conversation and friendship building as well as to introduce newcomers to their new community. MCAF will try to match you with a newcomer(s) with similar interests and/or hobbies & backgrounds.

More information on language tutors is available here: https://mcaf.nb.ca/…/french-second-language-programs-for-t…/

To learn more, click here, call 471-4832, or email community-liaison@mcaf.nb.ca.

 

The Kidney Foundation

Interested in communications, community outreach, special events, French translation, or being part of a committee? There is a lot happening at The Kidney Foundation!
 
Whether you’re in high school, a full-time employee, a working parent, or newly retired – there are opportunities available to suit your particular needs and circumstances. Short-term and longer-term opportunities for people of all ages to volunteer are available.
 
Click here to learn more!
 

Canada Revenue Agency

Want to help people in your community? Do you have a basic understanding of income tax? Volunteer with a community organization to help people by doing their taxes!
 
With the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP), you’ll be helping thousands of people get the benefits they’re entitled to. As a CVITP volunteer, you’ll receive training, guidance, and tax software. Click here to learn more!
 

Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick

A Caregiver Support Network Facilitator is needed! The Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick is currently seeking a kind and caring volunteer to facilitate monthly Caregiver support networks in Oromocto. The commitment is 2-3 hr per month, and all training is provided by the Alzheimer Society.
 
To learn more about being a Caregiver Support Network Facilitator, click here or email Kelly at kwatson@alzheimernb.ca.

Multicultural Association of Fredericton

Want to support those who help new Canadians settle into their new communities? The Multicultural Association of Fredericton would appreciate your help! Volunteers are needed at this week’s ARAISA professional development event!
 
Help is needed….
Thu, 23 Nov at the Crowne Plaza to help at reception and greet presenters between either 7:30-11:00 am or 11:00 am-4:30 pm.
 
Thu, 23 Nov at Gallery 78 from 5:45-8:30 pm during an evening for event participants. Light refreshments will be provided!
 
Fri, 24 Nov at the Crowne Plaza to help at reception and greet presenters from 7:30 am-12:00 pm.
 
For more information and to sign up, please contact Ella at 471-4832 or community-liaison@mcaf.nb.ca.
 
To learn more about the Atlantic Region Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (ARAISA), click here!