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GIVE (Get Involved Volunteer in Education)

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I am pleased to let you know that once again this year we will be offering GIVE (Get Involved Volunteer in Education) – a free training program for parents/grandparents/caregivers, school council members, school lunch assistants and/or community members that wish to volunteer in the our schools will be starting on January 23, 2018 at the Vaughan Welcome Centre.

York Region District School Board is offering this program in collaboration with Settlement and Education Partnership in York Region (SEPYR) and the Region of York.

Participants of this program will have instructional in class 3 hour sessions once a week for 6 weeks and will be required to volunteer in a school. The topics covered will be:  Role of the Volunteer,  Equity and Inclusive Education, Communication Skills, Human Rights, Mental Health & Well-being and Interview Skills.