Greenway Volunteer Team – Join us! Opportunities for all ages.
Adult Volunteer Opportunity for Events
We are looking for adults aged 18+ to help volunteer at school dances and neighbourhood events.
Volunteer tasks in this role include:
– Welcoming and providing customer service with children & families attending events
– Helping set up, take down and operating of event activities (examples include: supervising school dances, running the prize or ticket booth, welcome desk or games)
A vulnerable sector police check and full COVID 19 immunization (2 doses) is required for this role.
HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Childhood Development Training
Sat. Oct. 22 12:30-4:30 pm at Greenway-Chaplin CC (116 Rouse Ave). This training is recommended for all volunteers working with children and youth. Especially youth interested in working at summer camp. Register her: https://forms.gle/ovMAbTJgJPg2uTF69
Youth Council – Fall 2022
Complete your volunteer hours and gain skills!
You are invited to join us for the first GCCC Youth Council meeting on Thursday Oct. 20 (next meeting Thurs. Nov 3.) at 7 pm at 116 Rouse Ave. Meet new friends. Gain leadership skills. Help to plan a fall event. Interested? Reach out the Kathleen to learn more firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome Desk Volunteer – Do you love interacting with people? Looking to share your administrative skills? Morning shifts 9:30-12 noon or afternoon shifts 1-4 pm Mondays and Friday morning are currently open.
Childminding for Women’s Thursday group 11 am to 1 pm starts Sept 8 and for Caregiver Coffee & Conversation on Tuesday Sept 13 (10:30-12:30). Sign up here:
Join this committee to provide input to programs and services – bi-monthly meetings. You are welcome to join us on Mon. Nov. 7 at 6 pm. Sign up here:
Youth Training Option (age 12 to 25)
Greenway-Chaplin received a grant to pay for youth training this year. Youth who are interested can sign up and pay for the training. Submit your proof of completion and payment to Emily emilyj@greenwaychaplin for a cheque reimbursement.
Training may be First Aid Training (2 day course), Safe Food Handling (online), Principles of Healthy Childhood Development (HIGH FIVE PRO) or specialized training for a particular interest. Questions? Contact Emily for more information.
Leader-In-Training at Summer Camp 2022 – see you next year!
This opportunity is full for this summer. We are now taking name for summer camp 2023 or you might be interested in being a Program Assistant Volunteer in the fall.
Bingo Volunteer – Do you like greeting people? Support Greenway-Chaplin by volunteering at the Cambridge Bingo & Gaming Centre. 2 hours once a month.
Youth Development Program at Greenway-Chaplin Community Centre
- Youth Council – meets monthly on a Thursday. Learn new leadership skills. Help plan an event. Complete your mandatory volunteer hours.
- Youth Leader-In-Training opportunity – at summer camp youth (age 14 and 15) are invited to volunteer for a week at camp. Practice your leadership skills. Learn how to plan a recreational activity and practice facilitating it too.
Thank you so much to the Trillium Foundation for their support of the GCCC Youth Development Program in a Seed Grant (April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022).
Greenway Community Garden 2022 (Year 2)- We are dreaming about green and what we will plant in the garden this year. Looking to learn more? Reach out to Stephan email@example.com or 519-623-4220
Neighbourhood Action Grants – contact Kathleen to learn more firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Outreach Program (House of Friendship)
Neighbourhood-based support for families with children 17 years and younger, living on low-income to help meet basic needs.
We’re here to help 519-742-8327 ext 240 or email@example.com
Patti (Family Outreach Worker) at 519-498-7638 families may text or call on this line to book an appointment or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Counselling Services ( Family Counseling Centre of Cambridge & North Dumfries Agency) https://fcccnd.com/
Call 519-621-5090 ext 254 to book an appointment at Greenway-Chaplin on Mondays between 9 am and 2 pm