Resources

Community Resources for Volunteer Recruitment include:

  1. The University of Windsor – www.uwindsor.ca/volunteer and www.uwindsor.ca/vip
  2. United Way Windsor-Essex County – www.wevolunteer.ca
  3. WEST Volunteer Placement Program – : Britney@westofwindsor.com
  4. United Way – Training and Consulting (NEW) – https://www.weareunited.com/servlet/eAndar.article/63/Training–Consulting
  5. Volunetter Management Resources – (NEW) https://www.energizeinc.com/

The aspects of the program are:

  • Once participants have reached a satisfactory level of job-readiness, we arrange a 6-week volunteer placement
  • Participants understand that this non-paid placement will benefit their immersion into the workforce and development of skills
  • WEST will undertake the responsibility of workplace liability, as the participants are considered WEST trainees for the duration of the placement

 

Other Volunteer Associations

  1. PAVRO – http://www.pavro.on.ca
  2. VOLUNTEER CANADA – http://www.volunteercanada.ca
  3. VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS OF CANADA – http://www.vmpc.ca
  4. IMAGINE CANADA – http://www.imaginecanada.ca

 


Other Online Tools

www.doodle.com – A tool for scheduling training or meetings with volunteers.

www.surveymonkey.com – A free program to create, share and analyze high quality survey.

www.fluidsurveys.com – A free program to create and share surveys.

www.skype.com – A free tool for online group meetings.

www.prezi.com – A presentation tool that helps you organize and share your ideas. This is an alternative to powerpoint, good for online training, presentation and advertisements.

www.charityvillage.com – A website with great resources for volunteer managers.

www.volunteer2.ca – An online database management system that helps to track volunteer hours and positions.

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