The intellectually handicapped

  • Primarily English-speaking musical, artistic and storytelling volunteers needed to entertain and engage handicapped residents. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Recreation volunteers needed who will be responsible for assisting animators in recreation programs working with individuals with intellectual disabilities or autism. Volunteers are asked to socialize and participate in the activities with the participants. Qualities required: mature, responsible, outgoing, energetic individuals who are comfortable working with people with special needs. | Place of work: Locations vary depending on the activity Read more...
  • Special events volunteers needed to help with set-up, serving food, raffle ticket sales, clean-up, etc., during fund raisers/special events held through the year. Qualities required: be mature, responsible, outgoing, energetic individuals. Groups of volunteers are welcome. | Place of work: Varié / Varied | Volunteers required: 7 Read more...
  • (#29789) Miriam Home Services | CIUSSS-COIMDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    Volunteers needed for friendly visits with a person who has an intellectual disability, involving activities such as going out for coffee or walks around the neighbourhood. | Place of work: Various locations Read more...
  • Volunteers needed to work with community day programs or evening social programs for adults who have intellectual disabilities. No previous experience is required, just an open mind, patience and a willingness to meet new people. | Place of work: Out in the community Read more...
  • (#29787) Miriam Home Services | CIUSSS-COIMDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    Volunteers over 16 years of age are needed to work one-on-one with a child with intellectual disabilities such as autism or Down's syndrome. Volunteers will provide activities and support. | Place of work: In child's home Read more...
  • Groups of up to ten volunteers are invited to join in the centre's supper program. Volunteers can just be part of the group or can conduct an activity or bring a musician. These evenings are held weeknights throughout the year for groups of about 25 adults with intellectual disabilities. Families are welcome. Police checks are required. | Place of work: On location | Volunteers required: 10 Read more...
  • (#29218) YMCA Hochelaga-MaisonneuveDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    The description of this request is only available in French. | Accompagnateur(trice) bénévole recherché pour le programme de loisirs intégrés. Le ou la bénévole sera jumelé(e) à une personne (adolescent, jeune adulte ou adulte) ayant une déficience intellectuelle légère, un trouble envahissant du développement (TED) ou une déficience visuelle, afin de l'accompagner dans diverses activités sportives offertes au centre. L'objectif du programme étant d'aider les participants à devenir autonomes dans la pratique de leurs activités, le ou la bénévole aura pour tâches: d'accompagner et orienter la personne afin de faciliter son intégration au centre et dans les activités nouvelles, de développer une relation de confiance avec elle en discutant et en interagissant avec elle, de s'assurer de la sécurité et du bien-être de son(sa) participant(e) lors de la pratique des activités et de l'aider à reconnaître et à utiliser les ressources humaines et matérielles mises à sa disposition dans le cadre des activités pratiquées au centre. | Place of work: On location Read more...
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