Me & You: A Walk Together

Type

Local

Time Frame

09 Mar 2019 to 16 Mar 2019

Project Partner

-

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender (Malay Senior)

Closing date: 02 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a volunteer befriender, you will be paired with a senior from Pertapis Home throughout the entire event. Your role is to actively engage with your senior during the walk, station games and lunch. Their safety and well-being will be your priority. You will be walking in groups with other volunteer befrienders, and volunteer coordinators will be there to support you if you need help.

There will be a compulsory Orientation & Training session on 9 March (3-5pm) to brief you on the event & prepare you with basic conversational skills in Malay.

Upon signing up, you are committing to attend both 9 March and 16 March session.

 

COMMITMENT REQUIRED

Date: 9 March 2019
Time: 3pm to 5pm
Venue: The Red Box

Date: 16 March 2019
Time: 9am to 1pm (lunch will be provided)
Venue: Meet at Stadium MRT Exit A

Start: 09 Mar 2019 15:00
End: 16 Mar 2019 13:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 5 positions filled
Location: Stadium
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 09/03/2019 03:00 PM 05:00 PM 2
Event day 16/03/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4

Volunteer Befriender (Hokkien Senior)

Closing date: 02 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a volunteer befriender, you will be paired with a senior from a senior activity centre throughout the entire event. Your role is to actively engage with your senior during the walk, station games and lunch. Their safety and well-being will be your priority. You will be walking in groups with other volunteer befrienders, and volunteer coordinators will be there to support you if you need help.

There will be a compulsory Orientation & Training session on 9 March (3-5pm) to brief you on the event & prepare you with basic conversational skills in Hokkien.

Upon signing up, you are committing to attend both 9 March and 16 March session.

 

COMMITMENT REQUIRED 

Date: 9 March 2019
Time: 3pm to 5pm
Venue: NYC HQ @ Toa Payoh HDB Hub (Level 4)

Date: 16 March 2019
Time: 9am to 1pm (lunch will be provided)
Venue: Meet at Stadium MRT Exit A

Start: 09 Mar 2019 15:00
End: 16 Mar 2019 13:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 15 positions filled
Location: Stadium
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 09/03/2019 03:00 PM 05:00 PM 2
Event day 16/03/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4

First Aider

Closing date: 02 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 2

*Only applicable for volunteers who sign up as a Volunteer Befriender (Malay Senior) OR Volunteer Befriender (Hokkien Senior).*

Are you first-aid certified? Join us to be a first-aid personnel for the event! You will still be paired with a senior as a befriender, and take part in the activities.

Start: 09 Mar 2019 15:00
End: 16 Mar 2019 13:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Stadium
Skills: First-aid, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 09/03/2019 03:00 PM 05:00 PM 2
Event day 16/03/2019 09:00 AM 01:00 PM 4

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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.

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