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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 regular meetings for 2020 are at the Boys & Girls Club of Kingston, 1300 Bath Rd. (Frontenac Mall)
Thursday 16 January
Planning for Volunteer Orientation and Training
Wednesday 12 February
Engaging Volunteer Mentors: Opening Doors & Building Community
Thursday 26 March
Using Technology
Wednesday 15 April
Taming the Overwhelm Dragon
Thursday, 21 May 
PAVR-O Conference Updates









Key Dates

International Volunteer Managers Day  5 November, 2020


UN International Volunteer Day  5 December, 2020


National Volunteer Week  19 - 25 April, 2020


PAVRO Conference 13 - 15 May, 2020 in Toronto


VMPC  Conference 8-10 June, 2020 in Saskatoon