Organization Objective

Our mission is to positively impact the lives of young children whose parents require intensive support and intervention to improve their capacity to parent.

Volunteer Job(s) and Description

Nursery support in our Education program, both during the summer and throughout the school year

Under the guidance of an educator the volunteer is responsible for basic care of children ages 0-18 months. In the summer months an opportunity exists to accompany the coordinator and the young mothers into the community for age-appropriate activities and outings.
Volunteer Requirements (language, special skills, etc.)

English speaking, empathic, non-judgemental, some knowledge of psycho-social issues affecting our clients. A knowledge and comfort with very young children and teenagers. A comfort with video camera would be an asset. Some training provided, however full time support available from educator responsible for program.

Time Commitment

Twice a week, on both Monday and Wednesday running from July 1st to mid-August. It is absolutely necessary that you commit to both days for the entire time. The hours are 9AM-3PM roughly.

  • Monday morning
  • Monday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
Contact Information Day Center Coordinator

Michele Bourdages

(514) 483-7200 ext.4265
Website www.maisonelizabethhouse.com
Application Process

Call number above.
There are forms to complete, an interview process and a police check required.

Location

1741 de Biencourt, in Ville Emard located very close to Jolicoeur Metro.