Family Drop-in Volunteer
Supports parents/caregivers in their role of caring for young children.
Provides /Support care to families who are adjusting to life in Canada.
Assists staff in supporting the physical, social and emotional well being of families from diverse cultures by creating a safe and wecloming atmosphere.
This a Family Program in which parents with small children enjoy socializing , making friends while the small children have a safe and clean place to play. Volunteers will assist staff in setting up activities for children to play , preparing snack for chdilren, supervising chidlren during playtime and general cleaning after the program . Under supervision, volunteers will share community resources or information to clients who need support.
Monday 12pm to 3pm
Tuesday 3pm to 6pm
Friday 9am to 12pm or 12pm to 3pm
Saturday 10am -12pm
Experinece working with immigrant families as an asset
Patience and understanding of diverse cultures
3 month commitment
Appreciation certificate for the contribution
Reference letter for seeking employment
Well developed oral and communication skill
Experience working in a multi-cultural environment.
Since 1971, Burnaby Family Life has been offering programs and services to individuals and families in Burnaby. Over the past four decades, weve grown, weve expanded and weve helped thousands upon thousands of people to live a better life in a better community. Programs provided in counseling, parenting, pregnancy, English language skills, childhood literacy, childcare and licensed daycare. This position will assist childcare staff .