Supported Volunteer Program

Supported Volunteer Program
 

Temporary Scope of Service

Supported Volunteer Program continues to provide services remotely through telephone and online means.  Please call 604.467.6911 Ext. 1229 to speak with the Program Coordinator


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.

Looking for Volunteers  Must be 19 years of age and Community Living BC referred

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, Program Coordinator

Phone
604.467.6911 ext. 1229

Email
gjohnson@comservice.bc.ca

Location
22722 Lougheed Hwy., Maple Ridge    V2X 2V6