Supported Volunteer Program

Supported Volunteer Program

Hours of Service
Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Purpose Statement
Connecting adults with development disabilities with volunteer opportunities in the community, leading towards greater independence and self reliance.

About Program
The key focus of this program is to assist adults with developmental disabilities to integrate more fully into our community by way of a volunteer position in a non-profit agency.

Who Qualifies/Eligibility
All participants must be referred by Community Living British Columbia, be 19 years of age or older and residing in Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows. 

Potential clients must have the ability to:  function independently or with the aid of a support person, carry out assigned tasks, follow schedules and keep appointments.

Cost
FREE

Community Partners/Funders
The BC government has funded the Supported Volunteer program since 1989.  Community Living British Columbia currently provides the funding for services available within this program.



Contact Info
Gertie Johnson, Coordinator

Phone
604.467.6911 ext. 1229

Email
gjohnson@comservice.bc.ca

Location
11907 – 228th Street, Maple Ridge   V2X 8G8