YMCAs of Québec (#31862)

Organisation: 
YMCAs of Québec
Promotion of the well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the development of spirit, mind, and body.
Interested in mentoring a youth in your community? As a volunteer mentor in the Plusone program, your capacity to connect with youth, your leadership, your passions, and your ability to adapt, will prove to be the crucial aspects required to build a positive and caring relationship with a youth. Throughout the course of the program, the volunteer mentor will work in a team setting and be assigned to a Plusone Support Worker, qualified in youth interventions, who will be responsible for offering guidance and support where needed. The relationship between mentor and youth lasts one year during which they meet on a weekly basis to participate in mutually enjoyed activities of their choosing, at their local YMCA. The mentoring relationship is built upon a foundation of shared interests that hopes to facilitate the creation of a positive connection between mentor and youth. Requirements: Experience working with youth (aged 10 – 17) and/or capable of forming and maintaining a positive rapport with youth and adolescents. Skills: Integrity, leadership, teamwork, adaptability and strong organizational skills. | Place of work: On location
Location: 
Centre-Ville
Language: 
Anglais | Bilingue (F/A) | Français
Causes: 
Adolescents | Children
Activities: 
Mentoring
Advantages: 
Bus tickets | Training | Reference letter upon request | Gasoline reimbursed | Parking | Supervision
Length of commitment: 
Two hours, once a week for one year.
Contact: 
Fanny Desseaux, Coordonnatrice de programmes / plusone@ymcaquebec.org
Place of work: 
On location
Metro/Bus: 
Station Peel
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Request number: 
31862

This organization's needs

  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Sous la supervision de la gestionnaire des services d’aide à l’itinérance (Dialogue), le(la) bénévole doit assurer un environnement accueillant et sécuritaire pour les participants pendant les activités sportives et l'entrainement sur appareils ayant lieu au YMCA Guy Favreau. Il(elle) intervient individuellement et en groupe auprès des personnes vulnérable et à risque d'itinérance afin d'identifier leurs besoins (psychosociaux, démarches...) et y répondre avec l’aide des intervenants communautaires du Programme Dialogue. | Place of work: 200 Blvd René-Lévesque Ouest, Montréal, H2Z 1X4 Read more...