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Type

Local

Time Frame

26 Nov 2018 to 30 Nov 2018

Project Partner

AWWA Personal Care Service (Seniors) & NTUC Health SilverACE (Boon Lay)

Opportunities

Volunteer Coordinator (VC)

Closing date: 22 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

As a VC, you are empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs). You will be in-charge of leading your group of VBs and seniors during the activity. You will oversee the smooth running of the programme and ensure that your group move in a timely and orderly manner. You will also be responsible for escalating issues to YCS staff where necessary.

Please make sure you are available on the following dates:

- Orientation & Training: 26 Nov 2018, 6:30pm to 9.30pm @ The Red Box

- Event Day: 30 Nov 2018, 12pm to 6pm @ The Red Box

 

Start: 26 Nov 2018 18:30
End: 30 Nov 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 14 out of 15 positions filled
Location: The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road (S238165)
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 26/11/2018 06:30 PM 09:30 PM 3
Event Day 30/11/2018 12:00 PM 06:00 PM 6

Volunteer Befriender (VB)

Closing date: 22 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 1

As a VB, you get to buddy with seniors and be a friend to them by buying groceries at a hypermart in Kallang Wave Mall and sightseeing in the area. You will also build friendship with them over lunch/tea break.

Please make sure you are available on the following dates:

- Event Day: 30 Nov 2018, 12.30pm to 5.30pm @ The Red Box

 

Start: 30 Nov 2018 12:30
End: 30 Nov 2018 17:30
Vacancy: 34 out of 35 positions filled
Location: The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road (S238165)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 30/11/2018 12:30 PM 05:30 PM 5

Logistics Crew (LC)

Closing date: 10 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 1

As a LC, you will be responsible for preparing the logistics required for the event and ensuring that logistic are available during execution.

Please make sure you are available on the following dates:

- Event Day: 30 Nov 2018, 12pm to 5.30pm @ The Red Box

 

Start: 30 Nov 2018 12:00
End: 30 Nov 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 5 out of 5 positions filled
Location: The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road (S238165)
Skills: Event Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 30/11/2018 12:00 PM 06:00 PM 6

Volunteer Event Photographer (VEP)

Closing date: 22 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 1

As a VEP, you will be involved in documenting the event and capturing the heartfelt moments. You will be required to craft short captions to accompany the photos which will be uploaded to YCS social media platforms. A briefing will be done on the event day before the start of the programme.

VEPs are highly recommended to be equipped with photography skills and preferably own a camera.

Please make sure you are available on the following date:

- Event Day: 30 Nov 2018, 12pm to 5.30pm @ The Red Box

 

Start: 30 Nov 2018 12:00
End: 30 Nov 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 4 positions filled
Location: The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road (S238165)
Skills: Photography, Social Media Execution

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 30/11/2018 12:00 PM 06:00 PM 6

Be Part of Youth Corps Singapore

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Who We Are

Youth Corps Singapore is a national institution that supports young Singaporeans who are keen to serve the community. As the champion for youth volunteerism, it harnesses the energy and passion of youths to ignite positive change in the society through community service.

Bringing together Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 16 to 35, Youth Corps Singapore provides a platform for youths to learn new skills and meet like-minded peers, who aspire to go forth and create a better Singapore and a better world for all.

What We Offer

As a Member of Youth Corps Singapore, you can make friends with people like yourself at various platforms. Whether it’s health, education, or environmental causes, we offer a diverse range of volunteering opportunities and events for our Members, from community service events to regular volunteering.

Members can also join our Leaders Programme as Aspirants. We provide relevant trainings where you can take your skills and knowledge of service-learning to the next level, and apply them to a project to impact the community. You will also forge greater bonds with fellow Aspirants, and enjoy exclusive perks. When you are conferred as a Leader, you get to continue to develop yourself, initiate community projects and rally your friends to join you on a good cause.

The Red Box

Set in the heart of Orchard Road, The Red Box is a place for youths to gather, exchange ideas and take action to make Singapore a better home for all. Its name draws inspiration from the red box of Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. It represents the late Mr Lee’s love and conviction towards creating a better Singapore.

The Red Box is open to all Youth Corps Members to ignite positive change in our community. Look out for various enrichment and engagement sessions at The Red Box.