Volunteer Airdrie Society

VA-LEAD Youth Leadership and Volunteer Development Program


Description
Offers a free 10-week, after-school program for youth in grades 7 to 12.

Service provides:

  • a free after-school program for youth in grades 7 to 12 that runs for 2 hours per week for 10 weeks, with a maximum class size of 15 youth
  • offered in spring and fall

Includes:

  • information
  • interactive exercises
  • classroom discussion
  • guest speakers
  • assistance in organizing and supervising volunteer opportunities

Topics include:

  • leadership
  • teamwork
  • problem solving and decision making
  • managing conflict
  • diversity
  • personal wellness
  • communication
  • planning and organizing
  • leisure education
  • public speaking

Youth must each complete a minimum of 20 hours of volunteer community service in order to graduate and receive a certificate.

Key Provider: trained volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 12 to 18 years
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact to register
  • or for scheduled dates
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

 Wait times vary.

Telephone
403-993-5034
Fax
403-263-0123
Web Site
http://www.volunteerairdrie.ca
Email
info@volunteerairdrie.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
September 4, 2020
Hours of Operation
Wed
04:30 PM - 06:30 PM