(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grey Bruce)

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Position ID: V-GRE0084 Last Modified: 19 Feb 2021 Last Full Update: 19 Feb 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactMandi Lamb, Mentor Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grey Bruce; Phone: 519-376-4449; Email:
DutiesBe a positive adult role model for a child. For as little as one hour per week you can have a profound impact on a child's future.
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BenefitsBecome part of the 'Big' family and IGNITE POTENTIAL in a youth in your community. Being a Big Sister/Brother provides you a chance to make a difference in a youth's life and help to build a stronger community. You will experience new things and build a friendship with an amazing youth in your community. Seeing a youth grow and succeed is the greatest benefit of all. 
This volunteer position is very flexible and is able to fit into anyone's schedule.
ClientsChildren ages 6 to 16
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestEducation Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children ; Everyone has something to offer.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours1 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Applicable
Number of PositionsGrey County: 50 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on-going
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameBig Brothers Big Sisters of Grey Bruce
Office Phone519-376-4449
Address & Map
Harmony Centre
890 4th Ave E, 2nd Flr
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2N7
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