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29 June / 2015
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The University Settlement Seniors Department presents the July Lunch Celebration!

When:
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
11:00 am – Reception
12:00 Noon – Lunch

Where:
Sky Dragon Chinese Restaurant, Top Floor
280 Spadina Avenue

Cost:
$15 per person

For more information or to register, contact:
Simon: (416) 598-3444 ext. 240 or
Grace (416) 598-3444 ext. 269

We look forward to seeing you there!

22 June / 2015
wpps-support 6126 Views 1 like News Comments Off on Summer Camp Bios



University Settlement carefully screens applicants from all over Canada, but only hires those who enjoy working with children, and who can be the best possible role models for our campers. This page offers a quick look at each member of the Summer Camp staff and a description of their role at University Settlement.


Cassidy Chau

Cassidy Chau

Ladybug Camp Lead

Hi, my name is Cassidy Chau and I am thrilled to be returning as the Lead Ladybug Camp councillor! I have just finished my first year of science at Queen’s University…

8 June / 2015
wpps-support 5615 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Volunteer Resource Centre Assistant – Seniors Program



Description:

  • Provide one-on-one informational services for seniors

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Form-filling
  • Information and referrals
  • Tax clinic – helping seniors with their annual tax filing
  • Interpretation

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience in working with seniors
  • Knowledge and experience with standard governmental form-filling and application processes
  • Knowledge of seniors programs and services
  • Knowledge and experience with simple income tax filing for seniors
  • Good oral and written English communication skills
  • Fluency in one or both: Mandarin and Cantonese

Time Commitment:

1-2 half-days per week

To Apply, contact:

Marie Rocillo, Volunteer Coordinator
416-598-3444
marie.rocillo@universitysettlement.ca

8 June / 2015
wpps-support 5584 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Volunteer Special Event Assistant – Seniors Program



Description:

  • Provide assistance with general tasks at special events, field trips, programs that engage seniors in cultural, recreational, and/or educational opportunities

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The position is intended to assist in the general organization and implementing of an event with tasks such as:
    • Event planning
    • Ticket sales
    • Registration
    • Taking attendance
    • Leading groups
    • Emceeing
    • Set up and clean up tasks
    • Hospitality
  • Work closely with Seniors Service Worker who is responsible for program coordination – keeping up with regular communication and providing updates
  • Collaborate with staff and volunteer team to provide an inclusive and safe environment for participants

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ability to communicate in Mandarin and/or Cantonese is an asset
  • Ability to…
2 June / 2015
Patricia Jacobs 10498 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Music & Arts Summer Registration



Summer 2015 Registration JUNE 1ST

Have you made your summer plans yet? Don’t forget to include music lessons! Only 6 weeks long, summer is a great time to pick up a new instrument.

REGISTRATION STARTING MONDAY, JUNE 1st.

2 June / 2015
Patricia Jacobs 4051 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Grange Park Revitalization Project – Community Meeting



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Come and join us for the Grange Park Revitalization Project – Community Meeting

When: 
Thursday June 4, 2015
6:30 – 9:00 pm

Where:
OCAD University Auditorium

100 McCaul Street

Get an update and give your feedback on the plans for the redesign of Grange Park!

1 June / 2015
Patricia Jacobs 3977 Views 1 like News Comments Off on Our 2014 Annual Report Is Here!



Take a look at our 2014 Annual Report online here or come to our AGM on June 16th, at 6:30pm to pick up a hard copy. It is full of beautiful pictures from University Settlement events and information about the agency’s activities throughout 2014.