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Position #: 1760
OrganizationCommunity Social Planning Council of Greater Victoria
Position: Point in Time Headquarter Volunteer - Point In Time Homelessness Survey 2018
Location: 620 View Street
Impact Statement: By volunteering for the Point in Time (Pit) count you will help gather information that will assist planners, funders and agencies develop appropriate responses to homelessness in our region as well as measure progress in ending homelessness.
Description: The PiT count involves conducting a brief, anonymous survey with people who are experiencing homelessness. Survey volunteers will work in assigned teams under the leadership of someone with experience in the field. Volunteers need to be fluent in English or French. Fluency in a second language is an asset. The count is conducted in shelters and also out doors.

Headquarters volunteers provide administrative support on the night of the count. The responsibilities include registering volunteers, distributing and receiving supplies, maintaining the snack table, delivering materials to survey volunteers in the field, and providing general assistance to the PiT Count coordinator.
Training Details: Each volunteer must attend a two-hour training session and must be 19 years of age or older.
Working Conditions: Headquarter volunteers are asked to complete a range of administrative tasks. Volunteers should have excellent communication and coordination skills. Volunteers are asked to complete 3-hour shifts.
Minimum Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: Volunteers are requested to complete 3-hour shifts
Special Event Start Date: 2018-03-15
Special Event End Date: 2018-03-15
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Library/Research , Special Events, Housing
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Sensitivity, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.communitycouncil.ca/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Betty Leitch
Phone: 250.386.2269
Address: 620 View Street Victoria, V8W 1J6
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