Downtown Eastside Women's Centre Shelter

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Position description: 

Emergency Shelter Volunteers – We’re looking for volunteers for our 24-hour  emergency night shelter, which provides refuge and resources to women in the Downtown Eastside. Shifts are flexible. Get in touch with Kelsey at ShelterSkills@dewc.ca.

Qualifications: 
  • Empathetic 
  • Kind
  • Motivated
  • Flexible
  • Quick thinking
  • Independent
  • Driven
  • Intersectional Feminist
Volunteer skills: 
Role is suitable for: 
Adult
How to apply: 
Email
Contact person: 
Kelsey
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Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Volunteerism
Women's Services
Mission:
Provide a safe, non-judgmental environment for women from all walks of life, who live and/or work in the Downtown Eastside. To achieve this goal, the Centre provides supportive surroundings with meals, counseling, advocacy and programs which nurture and empower members.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
10
Position start/end date:
22 Nov 2019
Time Committment:
4 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Downtown Eastside Women's Centre Shelter
412 East Cordova
Vancouver, BC
Last Updated: November 22, 2019
Posting will Automatically Expire: November 20, 2020