Promoting Professional Volunteer Resource Management


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Save the Date! Our Annual General Meeting is coming together and the date has been set for Friday 14 June 12:30-4:30 PM. Two guest speakers from the National Defence will guide us through the concept of Resiliency.

Friday 14 June 12:30-4:30 PM

Topic: Resiliency
Speaker: Raquel Hounsell, Family Peer Support Coordinator and Tim Duncan, Peer Support Coordinator Operational Stress Injury Social Support

RSVP:  If you are planning to attend please contact Dawn Barr at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by June 11
COST: $15  (please bring a small item, less than $5, for a door prize basket)

Location: The Seniors Centre
56 Francis Street (map)

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What is resiliency? What undermines it and what builds it? Learn how to work on your own resiliency.
The presenters are Raquel Hounsell and Tim Duncan  from National Defence

Monthly Meeting Dates

  • Meetings start at 9 A.M. unless otherwise noted
  • All meetings for 2018 are at the Boys & Girls Club of Kingston, 1300 Bath Rd. (Frontenac Mall)
Wednesday 24 January
Screening Beyond Police Checks
Thursday, 22 February

LGBTQ and Inclusion in Volunteer

Wednesday 21 March
Volunteer Recognition
Thursday 26 April
Social Media in Promotion and Communication with Volunteers 
Wednesday, 23 May
Volunteer Management Courses and Certification Options


Key Dates

International Volunteer Managers Day, 5 November 2018


UN International Volunteer Day  5 December 2018


National Volunteer Week, 15-21 April, 2018


PAVR-O Conference,  3-4 May, 2018


VMPC Conference  30 May-1 June