Volunteer Position – Client Care Representative, Homes for Good

Posted on August 15, 2011

Volunteer Position:Client Care Representative

Time Requirements:
1-2 weekly visits initially; number of visits diminish over 18 month housing contract

Time & Day:
Flexible; may be during the day or evening; some weekends

Location:
Tri-Cities (Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Port Moody)

Contact:
Joan Isaacs, Executive Director; C.604.644.4717; info@homesforgood.ca

Website:
www.homesforgood.ca

Description:
Homes for Good Ending Homelessness Society (HFG) is a society formed in 2010 to provide a sound approach to resolving issues regarding homelessness in the Tri-Cities area.  Our model is a “Two Pillar” methodology based on various successful housing first models both the US and Canada.  The primary objective of a housing first model is to secure clients in a home (Phase I) and subsequently introduce one or more resources that may assist clients to successfully integrate back into the community (Phase II).

Homes for Good is currently looking for a volunteer care team (1-2 individuals per team) who can provide companion support through mentorship and positive role modeling.  This is a position that requires some flexibility during the day or evening and may require some weekend visits.  Initially, visits are schedule once or twice weekly and diminish over time (18 months) as our client gains confidence and independence.

If you are an individual who wishes to make a difference in your community and have a positive impact in the life of an individual, we’d like you to be part of our care team.

val@homesforgood.ca
info@homesforgood.ca

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2 Responses to “Volunteer Position – Client Care Representative, Homes for Good”

  1. Bonnie Stainthorp
    Jan 13, 2013

    I am interested in volunteering. I was wondering what hours are available. I am a senior living in Port Coquitlam with no vehicle but am able to take transit or be picked up. Hope to hear from you, Bonnie


  2. Bonnie Stainthorp
    Jan 13, 2013

    I can be reached by phone @ 604 468 1458