Welcome to Volunteer Services


Volunteers are essential team members in the successful delivery of services at Geneva Centre for Autism. We encourage you to review our entire site to familiarize yourself with the services we provide. We welcome applicants sixteen years of age or over for placements determined by skills, interests and availability.

These are the steps to becoming a volunteer:

 


 

Our Volunteers Help in the Following Areas:

Social Skills Groups – Curriculum based instruction through group circle games, sharing, sensory activities and crafts (3 hours per week).

Respite – Assist staff in a recreational setting after school and weekend in programs for children, youth and adults.

Toronto Partnership Autism Service – Intensive Behaviour Intervention (TPAS-IBI) – Assist Instructor Therapists 2 half-days per week (9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. preferred) to support children in a clinical setting.

Summer Day Camps – Energetic interaction with clients 7-14 years of age on outings, swimming, arts and crafts and more. (Every day for 2 weeks)

Adult Groups – Help with the development of life, leisure, self-management, social and community skills in youth and adults. (Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays 9:30 – 3:30 or evening social groups)

Administrative, Corporate and Fundraising Volunteers – Support our daily operations and special projects including our annual family picnic, holiday party, golf fundraising tournament, etc.