Volunteering Opportunities with HealthServe

 

HealthServe will be conducting a virtual volunteer recruitment drive on 16 April 2021 (Friday), at 8.00 PM, and would like to call on members of the community who would like to support HealthServe in building a society where every migrant brother lives a life of dignity, to join them for its first virtual Open House and learn more about the current volunteering opportunities.

Volunteering Opportunities
(A) Outreach and Engagement Team

HealthServe will be launching a monthly on-site engagement with our migrant worker community, from May onward.

Volunteers are needed to help with outreach, assist with event setup, queue management, take measurements of height, weight, and blood pressure, help with patient education, conduct fitness workshops, and many more. A total of 5 volunteering roles are available for interested individuals to select.

Locations for on-site engagements will vary; it will generally be at the dormitories.

Volunteering roles:
Outreach Ambassador
Health Ambassador (Pre-Screener)
Health Ambassador (Community Health Advocate)
Health Ambassador (Health Influencer and Activator)
Fitness Trainer

(B) Mental Health and Counselling Services Team
With the Covid-19 pandemic casting a spotlight on the mental wellbeing of migrant workers in Singapore, HealthServe has set up a new crisis hotline to provide emotional support to migrant workers in distress.

As such, volunteers are needed to help man the hotline daily, from 20:00 to 08:00 (three shifts total, four hours per shift).

The 24/7 crisis hotline is also featured on CNA – https://youtu.be/w65anuNNv88

Volunteering roles:
Crisis Hotline Volunteer

Registration is compulsory; please register using the following link: https://forms.office.com/r/zG0NZmpDr5

If you are registering as an organisation, please write in to volunteer@healthserve.org.sg

Event Volunteers @ Gardens by the Bay

1. Event opens 9am – 9pm on weekdays and 9am – 10pm on weekends
2. Shifts are AM (0900-1530hrs) or PM (1500-2130hrs) on weekdays and AM (0900-1600hrs) or PM (1530-2230hrs)
3. 3 Shifts a month (any shift, preferred weekday slots)
4. 1 hr break during each shift
5. Package: Crew Tshirt to keep as souvenir, tickets to the event and discount on selected merchandise
6. 20% discount if complete 3 shifts in a month
7. 30% discount if complete 3 shifts a month for all the months until the end of the event run.
8. Event runs from 1 May to 1 August 2021
9. Location: various locations around Gardens by the Bay

If you are interested, please email: hustle@hustleandbustle.co

Volunteer Camp Leaders Needed for MYMCA Children Camps!

Metropolitan YMCA Singapore (MYMCA) is looking for youth volunteers between the age of 15 to 25 years old to be its Camp Leaders.

Its camp is different and challenging but it will be a tough and rewarding experience that you cannot find anywhere else!

Learning & Adventure Programmes are for 6-12 years old, and there will be two children camp this upcoming March school holidays.

Volunteers are needed to help out in these 2 camps.


ECO Heroes Camp 2021
Dates: March 15-17
Time: Daily 0730hrs – 1830hrs
Brief: 6th March 0830hrs to 1230hrs (visit to Ubin)

Because the future of Singapore and our world lies in the hands of our children, we hope to plant environmental concern in them and perhaps interest them in the broad and important discipline of environmental sustainability. These activities are designed for kids to understand the benefit of being tidier, organized & responsible. The values of being considerate and compassionate will also be emphasised.

The campers are 6-12 years old. It is compulsory to attend the camp brief.

Mini Commando Camp 2021
Dates: March 19 – 20
Time: Day 1, 0715hrs – 2230hrs
Day 2, 0730hrs – 1430hrs
Brief: 13th March 0900hrs to 1100hrs

This is a demanding camp that need you to be leading the campers to meet the timings and taking care of them.
Other than playing the role of a responsible facilitator for the campers, you also are expected to have the knowledge to engage the kids about of the theme & special activities of your camp.
Knowledge of Singapore history will be a bonus.

The campers are 7-12 years old. It is compulsory to attend the camp brief.

 

All volunteers must be trained before leading in camps.

Volunteers must be taught basic pedagogical approaches, child observation skills and camp facilitation skills.
The revised basic camp leader training will be available for weekdays and weekend.

Below are the dates that will be available:

Volunteers must be able to commit for the duration of the specific camp they express interest in!

Your commitment is very important for the experience of the campers.

To volunteer in this camp, please email the Camp Director Daniel Ang at Daniel.Ang@mymca.org.sg.

All of MYMCA’s proceeds for camps will fund their outreach projects for communities and the low income families.

If you are interested to volunteer for other MYMCA’s projects you can visit https://mymca.org.sg/programmes

Neighbour Cares Volunteers Needed!

Neighbour Cares is a flagship initiative by SG Cares Volunteer Centre @ Toa Payoh, to eyeball isolated seniors living in the Toa Payoh estate for any signs of distress and encourage them to be a part of community!

Volunteering Role Details:
• Location: Toa Payoh Estate (Exact location will be shared during onboarding)
• Date & Time: Flexible
• Frequency: Once a week

To find out more, click here (https://tinyurl.com/NeighbourCaresTPY) or scan the QR code (in the poster above) to join an info session for more details!