Yellow Door (#32727)

Organisation: 
Yellow Door
To empower young people to initiate and engage in community and creative projects that promote social inclusion, combat urban isolation across all generations, and spark positive societal change.
Our Friendly Calls program, sponsored by the @Bell Let's Talk campaign, matches volunteers with older adults for 20-minute calls aimed to reduce the isolation, loneliness and depression experienced by seniors. Our volunteers receive individual training for active listening, managing interpersonal relations, and recognizing red flags. The calls can be made remotely during daytime. To apply, visit https://www.yellowdoor.org/get-involved.html or email to our Generations coordinator, Rocio Barreno, outreach@yellowdoor.org | Place of work: remotely
Location: 
Plateau-Mont-Royal
Language: 
Bilingue (F/A) | Anglais
Causes: 
Seniors
Activities: 
Phone calls | Virtual volunteering
Advantages: 
Training | Reference letter upon request | Supervision
Length of commitment: 
Two hours once a week for 4 months.
Contact: 
Rocio Barreno Cantos, Outreach Coordinator / 514.845.2600 x 2 / outreach@yellowdoor.org
Place of work: 
remotely
Metro/Bus: 
Station McGill / 144 bus
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Request number: 
32727

This organization's needs

  • (#32728) Yellow DoorDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    We are looking for volunteers to help our members who are unable to leave the house to do their shopping, collect their mail, etc. or require an accompaniment. This service can be one time request but also a regular request, so this act of service is an excellent opportunity to interact with a member to break the loneliness experienced by older adults and perhaps to develop a friendship. Times and days are flexible.To apply, visit https://www.yellowdoor.org/get-involved.html or email to our Generations coordinator, Rocio Barreno, outreach@yellowdoor.org | Place of work: In the downtown Montreal community Read more...
  • Yellow Door is looking for 2 volunteers to add to our Film Discussion Group. The volunteer will help suggest monthly themes and movies for film cycles. The themes and the movies must be suitable for group discussion together with the other volunteers. Volunteers should be comfortable interacting with others and being an active part of the group. Certain interest/ knowledge about the film industry will be appreciated. To apply, visit our web, https://www.yellowdoor.org/get-involved.html or email to our Activities Coordinator, Sonia Nizza, activities@yellowdoor.org | Place of work: Online event. Volunteers can work remotely Read more...
  • The Yellow Door, a non-profit organization running intergenerational programs for the community, needs a part-time volunteer to help with graphic design and/or illustration. Skills or interests for this role may include: Professional skills or an interest in graphic design and/or graphic illustration, ability to use (or to learn) InDesign, experience creating communications and marketing materials, ability to work as part of a team. To apply, visit our web, https://www.yellowdoor.org/get-involved.html or email to our Director, Kaitlin Fahey, director@yellowdoor.org | Place of work: remotely Read more...