Get involved in the Integrating Senior Newcomers project!
Would you like to meet new people in your community?
No experience required – support will be provided!
Are you interested in volunteering with pre-school aged children at Knox Church at 400 Edmonton St?
This may be for you if you’re:
- At least 55 years old;
- Self-identify as one of the following:
- Permanent resident
- Protected person as defined by section 95 of IRPA
- Convention refugee
- Temporary foreign worker
- Individual selected for permanent residency
- Available to participate in activities with preschool children for approximately 1 hour per week from September 2019 to May 2020 on Friday mornings from 10-11 AM
- Available on Saturdays from 4:30-6:30 (dinner included) from August 24th to Oct 24th for the orientation and training for volunteering
- Willing to participate in the research portion of the project by meeting with a researcher and answering questions three times for approximately 1 hour each time
Participants will be recruited on a first come, first served basis, but we will have a waiting list if more individuals are interested.
In appreciation for your time, you will be compensated with a $20 gift card at the beginning and at the end of the project.
For more information, please contact:
Mosaic – Newcomer Family Resource Network
397 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 2K9
ABurki@mosaicnet.ca or call (204)774-7311