Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Durham

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Record #: SCU9001 Last Modified: 24 Nov 2014 Last Full Update: 14 Jan 2014
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone905-985-3733
Fax905-248-3953
E-Mailmargaretbbbsnd@aol.com
Websitewww.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/northdurham
Site LocationScout Hall
Located In CommunityPort Perry
Address & Map
15585 Simcoe St N
Port Perry, ON L9L 1M3
 
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IntersectionSimcoe St and Perry St
Contact Information
Primary ContactCheryl Holmes, Programs Manager; Phone: ext 2; Email: cheryl.holmes@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Alternate ContactBecky Lawlor, School Mentoring Coordinator; Phone: ext 3
Volunteer CoordinatorKrista Duke, Events and Fundraising Coordinator; Phone: ext 4
Primary ExecutiveMargaret Ayres, Executive Director; Phone: ext 1
Mailing AddressPO Box 961 
Port Perry, ON L9L 1A8
Description & Services
DescriptionScreens and supports adult volunteers to serve as adult role models for children 6-16 through fun and friendship 
 
Basic Program
Traditional one to one matching * positive role model * weekly contact for a minimum one year commitment  
 
In School Mentoring Program
Matches an elementary school child to an adult volunteer during the school year * provides friendship for one hour a week, during school hours, on school property * volunteers may play outside, use the school gym, play board games * NB not an academic tutoring program
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas ServedBrock (Township of) ; Scugog (Township of) ; Uxbridge (Township of)
EligibilityAdult volunteers over the age of 18 * programs for children 6-16
ApplicationVolunteers need a Criminal Reference Check
LanguagesEnglish
Other Details
Social MediaFacebook Twitter
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Classification/Subjects
Service CategoriesAdult/Child Mentoring Programs ; Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ~ Couples ; Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ~ Elementary School Students ; Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ~ High School Students