Happy Club @ TPP

Type

Local

Time Frame

06 Jan 2019 to 31 Aug 2019

Project Partner

Montfort Care

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 05 Jul 2019
Number of sessions: 9

Calling out to all who enjoy being active, and have a heart for seniors! Come join us as a Volunteer Befriender and engage the seniors living in Tanjong Pagar Plaza!

Roles of a Volunteer Befriender include:

1. Befriending and engaging the seniors during the activities

2. Ensuring the safety of the seniors at all times

3. Assist in the execution of activities
3. Assist in the planning of mini icebreakers 

No prior experience is required as training will be provided. All volunteers are required to attend a mandatory Orientation & Training (O&T) session on 6 July 2019, Saturday, 9am to 12pm.

The commitment to this regular service programme is at least 7 out of the 9 sessions, for a period of 2 months from 6 July to 31 August 2019

Sessions are on Saturday mornings, from 9am to 12pm.

Upon registration, we will contact you with regard to your availability for the sessions and O&T.

*Community comprises of mostly mandarin speaking residents.

Start: 06 Jul 2019 09:00
End: 31 Aug 2019 12:00
Vacancy: 4 out of 15 positions filled
Location: Tanjong Pagar Plaza
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Session 1 + O&T 06/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 2 13/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 3 20/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 4 27/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 5 03/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 6 10/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 7 17/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 8 24/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 9 31/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3

EXCO Member

Closing date: 06 Jul 2019
Number of sessions: 9

Calling out to all who enjoy being active, and have a heart for seniors! Come join us as an EXCO member and be involved in the planning and executing of activities for the seniors living in Tanjong Pagar Plaza!

Roles of an EXCO member include:

1. Befriending and engaging the seniors during the activities

2. Ensuring the safety of the seniors at all times

3. Planning and execution of activities for the seniors 

4. Weekly/Bi-weekly meetings at The Red Box with the committee members whenever needed
5. Leading the activities

No prior experience is required as training will be provided.

The commitment to this regular service programme is at least 7 out of the 9 sessions, and attending weekly/bi-weekly meetings whenever necessary, for a period of 2 months from 6 July to 31 August 2019.

Upon registration, we will contact you with regard to your availability for an interview, the sessions and O&T.

*Community comprises of mostly mandarin speaking residents.

**This is an ongoing recruitment. If you'll like to sign up after the application deadline, please email us at golden8ge.ycs@gmail.com Thank you!

Start: 06 Jul 2019 09:00
End: 31 Aug 2019 12:00
Vacancy: 1 out of 20 positions filled
Location: Tanjong Pagar Plaza
Skills: Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Session 1 + O&T 06/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 2 13/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 3 20/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 4 27/07/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 5 03/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 6 10/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 7 17/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 8 24/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 9 31/08/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 28 Apr 2019
Number of sessions: 9

As a Volunteer Befriender, you will have the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the elderly sector, and make friends with the residents as well as like-minded youths! 

Roles of VB include:

(i) Engaging with the seniors

(ii) Assisting in arts/workout sessions

(iii) Planning and organising events with the seniors

No prior experience is required as training will be provided. All volunteers are required to attend a mandatory Orientation & Training (O&T) session on 4 May 2019, Saturday, 9am to 12pm.

The commitment for this regular service programme is at least 7 out of 9 Saturdays a month, for a period of 2 months from May to June 2019. Sessions are on Saturday mornings, from 9am to 12pm.

Upon registration, we will contact you with regard to your availability for the sessions and O&T.

Start: 04 May 2019 09:00
End: 29 Jun 2019 12:00
Vacancy: 7 out of 15 positions filled
Location: Tanjong Pagar Plaza
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Session 1 + O&T 04/05/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 2 11/05/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 3 18/05/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Section 4 25/05/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 5 01/06/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 6 08/06/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 7 15/06/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 8 22/06/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3
Session 9 29/06/2019 09:00 AM 12:00 PM 3

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.