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Type

Local

Time Frame

22 Jun 2019 to 03 Sep 2019

Project Partner

Care Corner

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 02 Jun 2019
Number of sessions: 1

As a volunteer, you would get the opportunity to contribute to the Guidance Programme (GP) by conducting; Curfew Checks for youth offenders who are going through community rehabilitation and Post Care Support for youths who have successfully completed community rehabilitation programmes.

In addition to the curfew checks, volunteers would provide Post Care Support through telephone conversations with youths who have successfully completed community rehabilitation programme and provide a listening ear for youths who wish to share struggles they face.

Through these conversations, volunteers can gain an insight into the rehabilitation process for these youths.

 

Requirements

Age: 19 years old and above

Commitment period: 3-6 months, 1-2 times per month

All volunteers are required to attend an interview and orientation session prior to the event.

Interview dates: 

10 June - 4.30-5.30pm

12 June - 4.30-5.30pm

17 June - 7-8pm

Start: 22 Jun 2019 19:00
End: 22 Jun 2019 22:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 7 positions filled
Location: CROSSROAD Youth Centre
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation session 22/06/2019 07:00 PM 10:00 PM 3

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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.

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