Current Areas of Need

We are looking for assistance in the following projects:

  • Child minding
  • Stock taking/ packing
  • Tagging of fixed asset
  • General area cleaning

FAQ

These are the usual areas whereby volunteers can assist Canossaville Children and Community Services (CCCS):

  • One-to-one or small group tutoring of children in English, Mother Tongue, Mathematics, or Science
  • Engaging our children in a specific area eg. dance, music, speech, drama, art and craft, computer literacy, story telling etc
  • Facilitating small group literacy classes in English or Mandarin
  • Helping our teachers within the classroom
  • Supervising at play or leisure
  • Office admin and IT support
  • Maintaining the premise eg. gardening, cleaning, packing
  • Store maintenance & stock checking

We are also open to any other area of expertise that you can offer. Please contact us for further discussion.

  • All volunteers are to be at least 18 years old and above.
  • This depends on the task that you are working on, and we will discuss this with you on an individual basis to arrange a mutually convenient schedule.
  • For regular tutoring or literacy programs with specific children, once or twice a week is expected with a view to being able to commit for at least 4 months. This also depends on the timing and needs at any point in time. In these areas, the volunteering cycle is typically between mid January and mid November of a calendar year.
  • Children related activities are conducted most of the time on weekday afternoons. Individual arrangements may vary and are to be mutually agreed upon.
  • Should a volunteer need to take a break from helping us, do let our Volunteer Coordinator know in advance.

Stories From The Field

Their time spent volunteering at CCCS gives them a personal view of what it is like to give to a cause they believe in.
Each one of them has inspiring words to share about their experience so far.

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The bright and cheerful smiles from the children is my greatest reward in volunteering.

Helga

Through our willingness to help others, we can learn to be happy.

Reading

As to the words of Gandhi: If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.

Basabi

Sign Up As A Volunteer

All volunteers with Canossaville Children and Community Services have to be registered.

Please fill up this form to register your areas of interest and send it to info@canossaville.org.sg

Alternatively, you can mail it to us at:
Canossaville Children and Community Services
1 Sallim Road (Gate 3)
Singapore 387621
(Attention: Volunteer Executive)