Volunteer Recruitment Personal DetailsName * Required Mr.Mrs.MissMs.Dr.Prof.Rev. Prefix First Last Home Phone * RequiredWork PhoneEmail * Required Address * Required Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Years at above address * RequiredGetting to Know YouWhy do you wish to volunteer with Family and Children’s Services?Training & Skills (developed through training and/or personal experience)EducationOccupationCurrent EmployerLength of time in this positionVolunteering DetailsHow much time are you able to commit? * RequiredHours per week12345678910 or moreHow long would you like to volunteer?At this time, we are only processing volunteer applications with a commitment of 6 months or more. Please select a time commitment below.6+ months12+ months1-2 years2-3 years3-4 years5 or more yearsWhen would you like to volunteer?check all that apply Mornings Afternoons Evenings Weekdays Weekends Anytime Please describe the volunteer experience(s) you are looking forcheck all that apply One to one work - Child or Youth One to one work - Adults Administrative Child care Driving Research Short-term projects/Special Events Tutoring Other If other, please describeDriving & TransportationDo you have transportation to and from assignments?YesNoCan you provide transportation to others while volunteering?YesNoFor any volunteers who drive as part of their volunteer work, the required liability insurance coverage is 1 million dollars. Do you have sufficient coverage?YesNoIf working on a one-to-one basis, who do you prefer to work? Male Female Preschooler School aged child Adolescent Adult Groups Families Other If other, please describeInterestsIt has been our experience in one-to-one volunteering that common interests make good matches. Before trying to find an appropriate assignment for you, we would like to know a little more about your interests and about the way you spend your leisure time. The recipients of service are asked similar questions.Please list any hobbies: e.g. sketching, cooking, rock collectingPlease list any sports and your level of participation: e.g. play snooker, watch hockey, ride dirt bike, coach basketball, etc.List any involvement with community groupsOther interests: e.g. arcades, going to concerts, reading, etc.Please list any activities you are opposed to doing as a volunteerVolunteer MatchingBecause of the difficulties and challenges in their lives, some of the children and youth we serve have problems that may also challenge volunteers and others who relate to them.What children’s behaviours would be a challenge for you?Are there any specific characteristics that you find easier to work with or that you would like your “match” to possess? If so, please describe:Is there any other information you think would be helpful for us to know?Thank you for taking the time to fill out this form. You will be contacted as soon as possible. NOTE: All prospective Volunteer Applicants are considered equally as to their potential suitability to volunteer regardless of race, creed, colour, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, place of origin, marital status, family status or disability. This is in compliance with the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and Ontario Human Rights Code.CommentsThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.