VOLUNTEER VICTORIA: Diabetes association needs graphic designer

Volunteers also needed for driving, mentoring, planting and in gift shop

Want to volunteer? Opportunities are available through these positions at Volunteer Victoria. Please call 250-386-2269 or go online to volunteervictoria.bc.ca.

•••

Canadian Diabetes Association is seeking a trained graphic designer to develop creative materials in promotion of their national medical supply store. The volunteer will work from home. Other positions available.

1Up: Victoria Single Parent Resource Centre offers a 10-week daytime training program for peer helpers to single parents, beginning Sept. 18. Six-month volunteer commitment required.

Victoria Area Parole seeks reintegration support volunteers to help people newly-released from federal prison to do paperwork for medical coverage.

VIHA-Aberdeen is requesting a flower arranging volunteer to work with therapy staff and senior residents on Wednesday mornings.

Fernwood Neighbourhood Resource Group is seeking a reliable long-term driver with a truck to pick up bread donations on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and deliver them to the centre.

Saanich Parks invites environmental volunteers to work with staff in removing invasive species and in planting at various parks. Flexible schedules.

PEERS Victoria seeks applications for support volunteer roles including fundraising, cooking or serving lunch.

VIHA-Glengarry needs a friendly gift shop volunteer on Thursday afternoons to take a gift shop cart to senior residents and visit with them.

Just Posted

UPDATED: Oak Bay father takes stand, denies killing young daughters

Andrew Berry has plead not guilty to the December 2017 deaths of his two daughters

Relative of man found dead in Saanich says he was missing for years

RCMP and a private detective had been searching for him since 2012

Man who killed Langford teen attended her memorial service, demonstrates little remorse

Parole Board of Canada documents reveal factors in parole decision

Saanich Police warn of counterfeit money being used

Several fake $100 bills have been reported in Greater Victoria

Victoria police seek help finding ‘high risk’ missing woman

Brown, 30, is described as an Indigenous woman standing five feet, six inches tall, weighing 170 pounds

VIDEO: Title of 25th Bond movie is ‘No Time to Die’

The film is set to be released in April 2020

POLL: Should there be a ban on gas-powered leaf blowers?

We’ve all heard them, and most likely cursed them under our breath.… Continue reading

Greater Victoria wanted list for the week of Aug. 23

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

New study suggests autism overdiagnosed: Canadian expert

Laurent Mottron: ‘Autistic people we test now are less and less different than typical people’

Trans Mountain gives contractors 30 days to get workers, supplies ready for pipeline

Crown corporation believes the expansion project could be in service by mid-2022

Rosemount cooked diced chicken linked to listeria case in B.C.

The symptoms of listeria include vomiting, nausea, fever, muscle aches

B.C. seniors allowed more choice to stay in assisted living

Province doesn’t need to wait for a complaint to investigate care, Adrian Dix says

Retired B.C. fisherman wins record $60M Lotto Max jackpot

Joseph Katalinic won the biggest Lotto Max prize ever awarded

Island manslaughter suspect found not guilty in Supreme Court

Court accepts accused’s argument of self-defence for 2017 incident in Courtenay

Most Read