Big Brother/Big Sister Volunteer

(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia and District)

Position ID: V-ORI0426
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2022
Last Full Update: 04 Jan 2022

Opportunity Details: Big Brother/Big Sister Volunteer

Contact Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia and District; Phone: 705-325-3151; Email:
Duties The Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Orillia and District provides quality mentoring relationships for young people in our community who would benefit from caring, supportive adult role models. The relationships are fostered through:
  • One-to-One Matching
  • Group Programs
  • School Based Programs
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    Clients We serve children and youth between the ages of 6-16
    Ages 18 year(s) and up
    Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
    Areas of Interest Friend / Penpal ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Youth Services
    Skills/Experience Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children
    Commitment Length There is a minimum of 7 weeks' commitment for group programs, the length of one school year for the in-school mentoring program, and 1 full year for the community based mentoring program.
    Interaction Level One-on-one
    Minimum Hours 1 / Week
    Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Partially Accessible
    Location Orillia
    Number of Positions Orillia and area: 50 individual(s) 
    50 individual(s) needed in total.
    Training Training on the job
    Transportation Near public transit ; Volunteers responsible for their own transportation
    Police Check Required

    Agency Details: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia and District

    Office Phone 705-325-3151
    Fax 705-325-4655
    Address & Map
    17 Colborne St E
    Unit 102
    Orillia, ON
    Canada L3V 1T4
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    Mailing Address 17 Colborne St E 
    Unit 102 
    Orillia, ON 
    Canada L3V 1T4