Contribute to the organization of stimulating activities

for people living with an intellectual disability

 

Volunteer Camp Project

Social Work

The L’Arche Outaouais community needs your help to organize and lead activities for its day centre, prepare excursions and develop innovative programming for people living with an intellectual disability.

 

 

Tasks

Organizational Skills

 

Develop different occupational activities for the residents | Organize activities that are accessible to people living with an intellectual disability and in accordance with the current sanitary measures | Work in collaboration with the team of assistants for summer vacations.

 

Hosting Partner

L’Arche Outaouais‘ mission is to promote the contributions of individuals living with an intellectual disability and develop a community environment that responds to the changing needs of its members, while working to build a more compassionate society. L’Arche Outaouais has four foster homes in Gatineau.

 

 

Camp Characteristics

        

 

 

 

 

You will be staying in a community house with L’Arche members (people living with an intellectual disability and colleagues, in a French speaking environment).

Meals are provided by L’Arche. You will also have a per diem for your days off.

You will actively participate in the daily activities of the oganization, you will help with the cooking and other collective activities.

 

Required Skills and Conditions

L’Arche Outaouais needs someone who is

  • comfortable with group facilitation and organizing activities
  • dynamic, creative and takes the initiative
  • ready to get involved in the project for six months

If you have a driver’s license, that’s an asset!

*A criminal record check will be performed

 

 Location:  Gatineau, Quebec

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