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Volunteer Centre of Southeastern New Brunswick Inc.

Who We Are

The Volunteer Centre of Southeastern New Brunswick Inc. is a registered charitable organization. Through the promotion of volunteering, the center supports over 150 registered not-for-profit agencies/organizations from the Dieppe, Moncton and Riverview areas by responding to requests for recruitment community volunteers. It has been active for over 40 years.

Our commitment

  • Deliver creative solutions to serve the needs of the community.
  • Promote volunteering, coordinate resources and people...

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Seeking New Board Member:

The Volunteer Centre of Southeastern N.B. Inc. is presently accepting new applications for an opening on our Board of Directors. (volunteer position) We are seeking an individual with a strong interest in the wellbeing of their community to become part of a dynamic Board of Directors.

Incorporated in 1976, the ‘Volunteer Centre’ is a large multi-service, community-based organization employing over 65 people; located in the Community Peace Centre, downtown Moncton.

The Board of Directors meets monthly for a lunch hour meeting 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (lunch and parking vouchers provided) We invite anyone interested in becoming a board member to visit our website to learn of all of the services and supports we provide throughout southeastern N.B. and to complete a volunteer application form on-line.

Are you looking for volunteers?

We have a large group of local citizens that we are assisting in matching with volunteering opportunities anytime between the dates of Sunday, April 22nd and Sunday, May 06th, 2018. We have been asked to identify 10 to 15 local non-profit organizations that have available volunteering opportunities. To register your agency, here’s what you need to do:

Step one

  • Register your agency’s name, address and contact person
Step two
  • Provide a short description of the volunteering experience (s) you are offering
  • List any prerequisites your volunteers need to complete such as: screening (police records check, etc.) any special auto insurance, special level of driver’s licence, must be able to lift, must be able to paint, etc.
Step three
  • List the number of volunteers you require
Step four
  • List if there are any specific days of the week or times of the day when volunteers are needed

If you have any questions, contact Debbi LeBlanc at: (506) 869-6905.
Please submit your request via email to: mctnvol@nbnet.nb.ca
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Volunteering is rewarding.

You can:

  • Learn more about the community and what it has to offer
  • Create practical work experience
  • Enjoy the feeling of making a contribution
  • Meet people and build new relationships
Click here to register as a volunteer.You may fill out a general application form or choose from the volunteer positions posted in the next section and fill out the specific application form.
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Recently added volunteer opportunities.

Board / New Brunswick Refugee Clinic (NBRC) / Application form
Social Media Promoter / Lung Association New Brunswick / Application form
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URGENTLY NEEDED

We are in desparete need for more volunteers for Big Hearts Small City

We are still in need of more volunteers to help at our new office space and our Bed Donation Program. See more information below on what we are looking for.

Big Hearts Small City Inc are looking for new volunteers that can work in our new office during the day etc. No volunteers to date have stepped forward. Office can not open until we have volunteers there. We need more volunteers for our Bed Donation warehouse as well.

We need people with some office experience with data entry, meeting clients, completing paperwork. Work on a computer with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. Some other office programs as well.

For our warehouse, we need strong able people to do bed pick ups, drop offs, etc this is more physical in nature. Also need to have a clean driving record for last 6yrs for insurance purposes.

Any volunteer will need to fill out our volunteer application form and get a criminal record check done ( you will be helping our vulnerable people and need a clear criminal record for their safety) We can provide a way for you to get the check done for free.

If your interested in volunteering for our office work or warehouse, Call 871-8920 leave detailed message, email admin@bigheartssmallcity.ca
Or fill out the application form : Office work | Warehouse work

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Several volunteer opportunities offered

The new centre helps 1,500 low-income families in the Moncton area.

We need your help

volunteer intake greeter

To greet the clients as they enter the center or call, and ensure they have an appointment and direct them to waiting are to go into intake. Key responsibilities would be: to provide an environment that is safe and non-judgmental, make appointments over phone or walk-ins, ensure that coffee/tea/snacks are available for clients, keeping the area of that station tidy and clean. If the clients list of the day have any reviews scheduled, collecting files from cabinet to ensure that the intake worker receives when the client is called in then return those files at the end of day. Other duties if required, subject to changes.
Qualifications: Excellent customer service skills, Strong communication skills, maintain a positive non-judgmental attitude, Computer skills an asset.
Please contact Monica at 804-4941

Intake worker/reviewer

This volunteer will meet one on one with the client, which will take place in a private office space allocated for that purpose for confidentiality. Key responsibilities; reviewer may be required to do a financial assessment to reveal the need for the visits to the center for service and offer information and resources. Verifies client is registered in the computer system using their current up to date NB Medicare card for the individual and the others in household if any, verifies the current address. Input info for communicating the notes pertinent to the client and appointment for following visit, food count is recorded
Subject to change, other duties as required
Qualifications: Excellent customer service skills, strong communication skills, positive attitude and non-judgmental, computer skills an asset
Please contact Monica at 804-4941

Front center distributor/worker

These volunteers will be able to work well with others, maintain a positive non-judgmental attitude, good communication skills adaptable to change, follow direction from team leaders that we have designated to provide the day to day requirements of product distribution etc. May have duties change on day to day and then helping others if you see the need once you are through for cleaning, defrosting freezers, cleaning lunch area
Qualifications: Ability to follow direction and work as team player, Have a positive attitude, energetic, some mobility, reaching, bending, lifting
Please contact Monica at 804-4941

Back center distributor/ warehouse worker

The receiving of shipments working with the volunteer from warehouse deliveries, and other sources of deliveries there will be a need to wear proper outerwear, footwear weather pending. Needs to have the ability to have a good communication with all other workers to inform the product information, quantity and other. There is a day to day change and adaptability to the changes and other working volunteers. Team player is a must. Ability to move, bend, lift, fast paced at times environment
Other Key responsibilities: Clean work space, safety and respect for others working, creating crates and following food guides for expiry or other conditions to be safe. Work flow for everyone sharing that work space. Replenishing out front stock as needed, product code marking, sorting, packing, repacking, portioning.
And any other duties as required and subject to change
Qualifications: Ability to follow direction well and adapt to change, work as a team player and liaison between center and depot at times , physically challenging at times, lifting, bending, reaching, keeping area clean and tidy maintain always fire exit clearings. Maintain a positive attitude.
Please contact Monica at 804-4941

Garden caretakers

Volunteers can be responsible for overall maintenance of the front garden beds, property landscape, and the Community Garden in the back. Duties include pulling weeds, prepping soil, adding soil, planting, watering and tending to the plants, cleaning the parking lot and grass area, picking up garbage around the property, other general cleaning and care taking.
Time requirement- one to 5 shifts per week Please contact Chantal Executive Director Chantal.senecal@fooddepot.ca

Facilitators

Volunteers can develop and facilitate mini workshops on subjects related to food security, finances, mental health, and basic life skills.
Time requirement – as schedule allows. Please contact Chantal Executive Director Chantal.senecal@fooddepot.ca

Kitchen Catalyst

A volunteer that would like to lead a group of community members in an activity that utilizes the Medavie Community Kitchen and aligns with its mandate. Have an idea for an activity or group? Have kitchen expertise? The Medavie Community Kitchen is looking for facilitators and program leaders to fill out its activity calendar. Please contact our kitchen coordinator at adam.obrien@fooddepot.ca

Kitchen Community Crew

Any one who wants to participate in the Medavie Community Kitchen. No expertise or cooking skill needed. Just a positive attitude and a will to help. From food preservation, community meals, fundraising and more; the Medavie Community Kitchen will need an amazing crew to work! To join the Crew, contact our kitchen coordinator at adam.obrien@fooddepot.ca

 

Several volunteer opportunities offered

Food DEPOT Alimentaire (FDA) is a registered non-profit charity that services more than 30 agencies including food banks, community soup kitchens, supportive organizations and school lunch/after-school programs in southeastern New Brunswick. We need your help

Driver Requirements

FDA operates three delivery trucks from our warehouse. Driver’s license certification for 5 Ton (Class 5 *air brakes), Class 5 for Cube Vans, driving abstracts and a demonstration of ability will be required prior to drivers being allowed to operate the delivery trucks.
FDA certified personnel will assist potential drivers/operators to become qualified by providing equipment orientation sessions. FDA equipment and vehicles shall be operated by authorized personnel only who are expected to accept responsibility for the safe operation of the equipment or vehicle at all times.
Contact: Ken.Canning@fooddepot.ca

Fork Lift and Power Jacks

Valid certificate of training and a demonstration of ability will be required prior to operation of warehouse forklift. We use Power Jacks in our warehouse as well as hand jacks, training is provided and steel toe foot ware is a requirement.
Contact Ken.canning@fooddepot.ca

Sorting of food products

Volunteers in our Warehouse sort and mark off bar codes of the food we collect from food drives, as well as food collected on a daily basis from our local stores and businesses, cans and dry goods are checked for expiry dates and damages. Volunteers help in the preparation of food orders that we send to 33 Agencies in South East New Brunswick.
Contact: Ken.canning@fooddepot.ca

Food Drives and special events

Several times per year Food Depot Alimentaire has on site events where we collect food and donations, Volunteers greet people and accept the food with the assistance of FDA staff, it is then brought back to our warehouse on 330 MacNaughton Ave for processing.
Contact Chantal.Senecal@fooddepot.ca

Administrative duties:

Volunteers would assist our Administrative Manager with Filing of receipts, answering phones, and light office duties as well as recording and tracking of volunteer hours

Contact: Chantal.senecal@fooddepot.ca

Volunteers for Light duty cleaning

Our warehouse offices require light duty dusting and cleaning a few times per week, there is no heavy lifting required and any help is greatly appreciated.
Contact: Ken.canning@fooddepot.ca

Volunteers Needed!

Dr.Georges-L.-Dumont
University Hospital Centre
Stella-Maris-de-Kent Hospitaly


We are recruiting people who have a few hours a week to give towards a fulfilling experience in healthcare, helping to enhance the patient experience. To apply to become a volunteer, contact us:
Online form:
http://www.vitalitenb.ca/en/become-volunteer
E-mail: volunteers@vitalitenb.ca
Telephone: 506-862-4267

PLEASE REGISTER BEFORE APRIL 25

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Hospice Greater Moncton

“Compassionate care, celebrating life… even when there is no cure.”

Application to receive volunteers April 22 to May 6, 2018
Hospice Greater Moncton : 164 Collishaw Street, Moncton, NB, E1C 9R3
Contact person: Debbie Landry-Jaillet 383-2404

We are looking for volunteers to help us clean back area of Hospice Shoppe and pack donations to place in a storage area as we will begin some construction the week of May 7, 2018. The volunteers would need to be able to lift 30 lbs. It would be better for them to get a police record cheque especially if they would do more than one shift. Or a copy of one done in the last year. A confidentiality form will need to be signed. They will need to fill out a Volunteer application form and fill out what will be applicable to their situation.
We are requesting 5 volunteer shifts per week.
Volunteers can come in between 9 am and 5 pm for a maximum of a 6 hour shift Monday to Friday.

Here are the Hospice application forms. Please note that the criminal record cheque letter is only to be provided to the chosen volunteers for Hospice. Thank you.
RCMP Clearance Request Letter
Confidentiality Agreement
Volunteer Application


Family Enrolment Support

The Military Family Resource Centre is looking for volunteers to assist at military enrolment ceremonies around the province of New Brunswick, specifically in Moncton and Saint John. Responsibilities for this volunteer role would include welcoming the families of the new military member and offering them information about the services the MFRC offers and our role in supporting the family. We would also ask that the family be presented the military family insignia and be told the significance of being a part of the military community. Training for this opportunity will be provided.

If you are interested in assisting with this opportunity please sign up or contact Shannon.nowell@forces.gc.ca
Here is the link to the our volunteer site, and application form. https://app.betterimpact.com/PublicOrganization/b878baef-91f3-4a4c-bfbf-b2d5382f1fc0/Activity/338e3afe-004e-467b-b260-4b481f167bcc/1


Information session for meal volunteers

Information session Thursday May 17th at 6 :30pm-8 :30pm (125 Murphy Ave, Moncton)

Villa du Repos is looking for volunteers for the new Meals on Wheels program for delivery drivers. Volunteers are also being sought to assist with activities for residents. An information session will be offered in the activity room with snacks, coffee and tea available.

Thank you


Awesome volunteer community effort!
http://becauselove.mw.church/


Announcement

Volunteer Canada is very excited to share with you that the new Canada Service Corps has launched!

2018-01-16

This morning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a new national service initiative for Canadian youth. This initiative will provide a number of ways for youth to engage in service to their communities, including an online volunteer matching platform, created in collaboration with Volunteer Canada. This platform will enable young Canadians to find and be matched with volunteer opportunities locally and across the country!

Learn more about the Canada Service Corps and the new volunteer matching platform:


CRANDALL students volunteering

An initiative of Crandall University as part of the Community Practicum (CCP)
Volunteer opportunities

U de M students volunteering

An initiative of FÉÉCUM (Fédération des étudiantes et étudiants du Campus universitaire de Moncton)
Volunteer opportunities


#Beccatoldmeto outstanding youth volunteer of the year 2018

NOMINATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED

The Volunteer Centre of Southeastern New Brunswick is calling for nominations of deserving youth volunteers. The #Beccatoldmeto Outstanding Youth Volunteer Award was created in honour of Becca Schofield as her #Beccatoldmeto acts of kindness has inspired so many young individuals to make a difference in our community. Refer to the attached document for more information

Volunteer Recognition Breakfast

More than 530 guests attended the annual Volunteer Recognition Breakfast hosted by the Volunteer Centre of Southeastern New Brunswick. in partnership with the Municipalities of Moncton, Riverview and Dieppe. Held at Casino New Brunswick during the National. Read more



Thank you for all the volunteers who participated in the challenge!

Two (2) offices for rent

Two {2} offices for rent at the Volunteer Centre – 22 Church Street, Suite T290 {Rental includes furniture, telephone, and wireless internet}. There is also a kitchen and large meeting room on-site. For more information contact
Annette Vautour: (506) 869-6825
Debbi LeBlanc: (506) 869-6905

2016 marked our 40th year

"Thank you for being with us"