House Assistant

Organization Details
Organization Name: A Port in the Storm Inc.
Address: 113 - 311 Alexander Avenue
Box 85, R2H 3B4
Winnpeg MB  R3A 0M9
Organizational Description: A Port in the Storm Inc., a non-profit organization, which was incorporated in February 2005, addresses the need for safe, supportive, affordable, home-like accommodations for rural and northern adult individuals and their family members who are required to travel to Winnipeg for treatment. We opened our doors in September, 2012 and have become a place to call home for over 600 individuals and families from rural Manitoba and North Western Ontario.
A Port in the Storm values the need to put families first, with a focus on affordability, so they can focus on health. Accountability is a core value of the organization while practicing efficient, honest and responsible use of resources. We foster collaboration with our community partners by bringing together resources with creativity and ingenuity.
A place to call home
A safe haven for rural and northern adults requiring medical treatment
Accountability: we practice efficient, honest and responsible use of resources.
Community: we value collaboration with our partners and bring together resources with creativity and ingenuity.
Caring: we focus on affordability so families can focus on health.
Respect: we put the needs of families first.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: This individual will assist with Port's day to day operations including guest services, laundry, room readiness and after hours check-in.
Skills Required: Positive and enthusiastic attitude, confidence in approaching people, Ability to commit, Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and passion in helping others. Ability to lift up to 25 pounds.
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Based on availability
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Email:
Phone: 204-231-0720
In Person
Closing Date: Jul 5, 2020
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