Recreation Program Assistant (Volunteer position)
YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg
Winnipeg, MB

Mental Health Program – Recreation Program Assistant
LL 103-290 Vaughan Street

At the Y, we are committed to fostering the growth and development of people
not just in body – but in mind and spirit as well. Our Mental Health Learning and
Leisure program is designed to provide adults who have experienced mental
illness a natural social setting for recreation.

We are looking for experienced volunteers who want to give back to the
community by helping our participants grow in a supportive environment.

How you will help!

  • Build strong relationships with participants
  • Actively engage participants in conversation and activities
  • Facilitate positive group interaction
  • Prepare program space
Are you the right fit?

  • Caring, compassionate, patient and understanding
  • Knowledge/experience with mental health recovery
  • Able to support individuals from diverse backgrounds
Ready to make a difference? Submit your cover letter and resume by October 25, 2019 to:

Alexandra Yugbovwre, Director Mental Health Services

The YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg is committed to providing a safe environment for children and vulnerable individuals.

All applicants will be thoroughly screened through a review process including Police Record Checks with Vulnerable

Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Checks.

We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Alternate formats available upon request