Gilbert Centre Volunteer

(Gilbert Centre for Social and Support Services, Barrie Office)

Position ID: V-MID0055 Last Modified: 13 Oct 2020 Last Full Update: 26 Feb 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactColin Green, Program Director, Gilbert Centre; Phone: Barrie Office (Business) 705-722-6778 ext 104; Email:
DutiesThe Gilbert Centre's volunteer program is on hold due to COVID-19 until further notice. 
Volunteers assist with:  
* Special events (World AIDS Day, Fundraisers, Annual campaigns) 
* Bingo  
* Harm Reduction 
* Board of Directors
More Info
Benefits*Contributing to your community 
*Volunteer hours credited for High School Students 
*Training opportunities
Clients*People affected by and/or living with HIV or HCV 
*People who use substances 
*People who engage in sex work 
*the 2SLGBTQ community 
*General public interested in awareness and educational opportunities
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Individuals
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Committees ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours3 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Offices are fully accessible but event locations may not be.
Location80 Bradford St, Unit 555, Barrie
Number of PositionsMuskoka District: 2 individual(s) ; Simcoe County: 5 individual(s) 
7 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit - to office
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsThe Volunteer candidate will be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement and submit to a background check
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
Organization NameGilbert Centre for Social and Support Services, Barrie Office
Office Phone705-722-6778
Toll Free Phone1-800-372-2272 * 1-800-372-ACSC
Address & Map
Barrie by the Bay
80 Bradford St, Unit 555
Barrie, ON L4N 6S7
Mailing AddressPO Box 744 
Barrie, ON L4M 4Y5