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Extend-A-Family Toronto

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Extend-A-Family Mission:
In partnership with families and community, we foster a life of belonging for children and youth with developmental disabilities, building meaningful relationships and valued roles. We share and promote the value of inclusion and belonging.

What We Do:
-We work in the community to support individuals who have developmental disabilities.
-We bring people together by encouraging and facilitating friendships.
-We believe that all people belong and have the right to participate in the community.
-We foster public awareness of the gifts and contributions of people with developmental disabilities.

Website: http://extendafamily.ca/opportunities/volunteer-opportunities/

Recruiting for: Volunteer Opportunities: Host/Host Family A host or host family is an individual or family ideally from the neighbourhood or community who has expressed an interest in getting to know a child or youth with a disability. The Coordinator’s role is to recruit, connect and support the relationship between a host / host family and an individual with a disability and their family. The frequency, in which people get together, depends on everyone involved.