Gilbert Centre Volunteer

(Gilbert Centre for Social and Support Services, Barrie Office)

Position ID: V-MID0055
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2023
Last Full Update: 30 Jun 2023

Opportunity Details: Gilbert Centre Volunteer

Contact Champagne Thomson, Senior Manager, Community Outreach & Fundraising, Gilbert Centre; Phone: Barrie Office (Business) 705-722-6778 ext 104; Email:

The Gilbert Centre's volunteer program is on hold due to COVID-19 until further notice. Volunteers assist with:

  • Special events (World AIDS Day, Fundraisers, Annual campaigns)
  • Bingo
  • Harm Reduction
  • Board of Directors
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  • Contributing to your community
  • Volunteer hours credited for High School Students
  • Training opportunities
  • Clients
  • People affected by and/or living with HIV or HCV
  • People who use substances
  • People who engage in sex work
  • The 2SLGBTQ community
  • General public interested in awareness and educational opportunities
  • Ages 16 year(s) and up
    Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
    Areas of Interest Board of Directors ; Committees ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Poverty & Homelessness ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
    Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Team Work
    Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
    Interaction Level Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering
    Minimum Hours 3 / Month
    Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Offices are fully accessible but event locations may not be.
    Location Barrie
    Number of Positions Barrie 
    10 individual(s) needed in total.
    Training Orientation ; Training on the job
    Transportation Near public transit - to office
    Police Check Required
    Additional Requirements The Volunteer candidate will be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement and submit to a background check

    Agency Details: Gilbert Centre for Social and Support Services, Barrie Office

    Office Phone 705-722-6778
    Toll Free Phone 1-800-372-2272
    Address & Map
    Barrie by the Bay
    80 Bradford St, Unit 525
    Barrie, ON
    Canada L4N 6S7
    Mailing Address Gilbert Centre for Social and Support Services 
    PO Box 744 
    Barrie, ON 
    Canada L4M 4Y5