Make a Splash!

Type

Local

Time Frame

27 Mar 2019 to 30 Mar 2019

Project Partner

Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 30 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 1

As a volunteer befriender, you will be paired with a person with Intellectual disability to assist with teaching few swimming techniques. Not to worry, as there will be instructors around to guide you along!

As you interact with the beneficiary, take this chance to understand and learn more about PwIDs through the activities 

 

Compulsory commitment required:

Orientation & Training: Wednesday 27 March 2019, 7pm to 9.30pm, The Red Box

Actual Event: Saturday, 30 March 2019, Clementi Swimming Complex

 

Volunteers are required to attend the Orientation & Training on Wednesday 27 March 2019, 7pm to 9.30pm, The Red Box (Compulsory).

Start: 30 Mar 2019 14:00
End: 30 Mar 2019 18:00
Vacancy: 23 out of 50 positions filled
Location: Clementi Swimming Complex
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 30/03/2019 02:00 PM 06:00 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.

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.

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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.