Companionship/Visiting

 

Hillel Lodge

Volunteers are needed to help provide a variety of services for seniors at Hillel Lodge such as: assisting with and participating in special events, driving them to appointments, or taking them for an outing. Learn more here.

 

Jewish Family Services

Looking for people able to visit with seniors for a weekly check-in and to offer some companionship. If you are looking for a meaningful volunteer experience, this is a good fit!

 

To help out, or learn more about JFS volunteer opportunities contact Lisa Bogdonov at 613-722-2225 ext. 315

 

Jewish Youth Library

Friendship Circle: Looking for teenage volunteers to work/play one-on-one with children with special needs. Training provided. A great way to fulfill high school volunteer requirements!

For more information, click here

 

Rohr Chabad Student Network

Mitzvah Missions for Students and Young Professionals volunteer group meets every Wednesday in homeless shelters, women's shelters, and nursing homes. Sign up for eight weeks of community service (1-2 hours per week) and receive a $200 subsidy on your tuition, rent or living expenses.

Click here to sign up.

 

Have Questions? We're here to help! For more information, contact Lindsay Gottheil at lgottheil@jewishottawa.com or call 613-798-4696 ext. 355.