Organization Details
Organization Name: Golden Rule Seniors Resource Centre
Address: 625 Osborne Street
Winnipeg MB  R3L 3B2
Website: https://www.swsrc.ca
Organizational Description: Golden Rule Seniors is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of seniors in the River Osborne, Lord Roberts communities (R3L). With a commitment to enhancing social connections, promoting well-being, and empowering seniors, we strive to create innovative programs and initiatives that address their unique needs.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4985
Description of Duties: The goal: Ensure everyone feels welcome and comfortable to participate.
- Facilitate and arrange brief team meetings for the event/activity team. Proactively plan, summarize, and conclude the content covered during these sessions.
- Allocate responsibilities and allocate resources to establish the event environment (including chair and table layouts, etc.).
- Initiate networking opportunities, guiding individuals in introducing themselves to fellow participants.
- Lead engaging discussions and create platforms for group sharing within both small and large group settings.
- Encourage participants to share their interests and facilitate open conversations to foster positive engagement.
- Cultivate the growth of social, supportive peer, and community relationships.
- Perform additional tasks as required.
Skills Required: Event Coordination
Communication Facilitation
- Public Speaking
- Interpersonal Networking
- Group Discussion Facilitation
- Active Listening
- Relationship Building
- Community Engagement
- Adaptability
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Skills Gained:

- Event Planning and Execution
- Effective Communication in Group Settings
- Team Collaboration and Coordination
- Conflict Resolution in Social Interactions
- Facilitation of Engaging Discussions
- Interpersonal Relationship Building
- Adaptive Problem Solving
- Community Engagement Strategies

Related Careers:

- Event Coordinator/Planner
- Community Engagement Specialist
- Social Program Coordinator
- Workshop Facilitator
- Group Discussion Moderator
- Public Relations Specialist
- Training and Development Specialist
- Community Outreach Coordinator
- Team Building Facilitator
Age: 16-17, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

Morning shift: 10am - 1pm;
Afternoon shift: 1pm - 4pm.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
Are able to attend with a support person
Uses a mobility device
Required to complete community service
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Bus tickets
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Email: goldenrule@swsrc.ca
Phone: 204-510-5512
Closing Date: Dec 25, 2023
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