Site: Woodstock - Dundas St
|Record #: OXF0067||Last Modified: 09 Aug 2019||Last Full Update: 02 Aug 2019|
|Office Phone||Woodstock Office: 519-537-6404
Ingersoll Office: 519-485-1801
Tillsonburg Office: 519-842-9008 ext 229
Norwich Township: 519-602-7880
|Primary Contact||Kristen Ralph, Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters in Oxford County; Phone: 519-537-6404; Fax: 519-537-8282; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Liz Wismer-Van Meer, Resource Development Manager, Big Brothers Big Sisters in Oxford County; Phone: 519-537-6404; Fax: 519-537-8282; Email: email@example.com|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Kaitlyn Bruyns, Service Delivery Manager, Big Brothers Big Sisters in Oxford County; Phone: 519-537-6404; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Big Brothers & Big Sisters Mentoring
Matches big and little sisters and big and little brothers.
Program provides youth with a role mode; and a friend to talk too * mentors will spend one hour a week with the child at school * program is coordinated in partnership with local school boards.
Provides children and youth in grades 2-8 with a mentor to assist students with their academic skills and self-esteem. * meet during the school year at their local library branch.
PRISM (Pride • Respect • Identify • Safety • Mentoring) Program
Connects LGBTQ2IA+ children and youth with LGBTQ2IA+ adults.
GO GIRLS! HEALTHY BODIES, HEALTHY MINDS!
Group mentoring program for girls 11-14 that focuses on physical activity, balanced eating and self-esteem. * consists of seven mentoring sessions, held over a 7-10 week period, within school facilities.
GAME ON! EAT SMART, PLAY SMART!
Group mentoring program for boys 11 year(s)-14 year(s) that provides information and support to make informed choices about health lifestyle practices * includes seven 75-minute core sessions
SOAR (SOCIAL OPPORTUNITIES ACTIVITIES RELATIONSHIPS)
8-12 week group program for children who are waiting for their Bigs * volunteers get matched with 2-3 children and take them to pre-planned activities * specific groups for 12 and under and 13 and older.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Wed 9 am-8 pm (extended Wed hours not applicable in Jul/Aug) * scheduled evenings for meetings and programing|
|Areas Served||Oxford County|
|Eligibility||Children 6 year(s)-16 year(s) * Mentors must be 16 year(s)s and older|
|Application||By appointment, email or website|
|Fees||Service - Free|
|Description (Agency)||A leading mentoring charity organization for children, youth and their families * facilitates life-changing relationships that inspire and empower children and youth to reach their potential, both as individuals and citizens.|
|Primary Executive||Kristen Ralph, Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters in Oxford County; Phone: 519-537-6404; Fax: 519-537-8282; Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - of Oxford|
|Site Location||787A Dundas Street|
|Located In Community||Woodstock|
|Address & Map||
787 Dundas St, Unit A
Woodstock, ON N4S 1G1
|Intersection||East of Dundas and Huron/Wilson intersection|
|Mailing Address||787A Dundas St
Canada N4S 1G1
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Located in basement of building - entrance at back of building|