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Volunteer Settlement Support

Settlement Support

Volunteers are an important part of the settlement team at Regional Connections, providing a wide range of settlement services and supports for clients.

Primary Responsibilities
Assist clients clients facing language or other basic skills challenges with documents

Time Commitment
Meet with clients and contribute to group workshops as needed, based on volunteer availability

Orientation, Training, and Support
Volunteer orientation sessions will include program information and a client needs overview
Initial and ongoing support will provide volunteers with the information, resources, and skills required to provide effective and caring settlement support

Requirements
A valid and current Criminal Record Check and a Child Abuse Registry form must be submitted prior to engaging with newcomers
If English is not your first language, CLB 6 or higher is required
Keep private client information confidential

Volunteer Application

If you’d like to discuss your interests and our volunteer opportunities further, or if you’re ready to receive and complete a volunteer application, please fill out the form below. Thank you!