Committee Members, Strategic Risk Oversight and Governance Committee Volunteer Position

Volunteer Position Summary: Applicants will ideally be adoptive parents or kinship or customary caregivers—or touched by adoption in a meaningful way. They will be passionate about helping people form families through adoption, and kinship or customary care arrangements.

Hours: 3-5 hours per month


Regional Parent Liaison: Ottawa Region [CLOSED]

Posted Thursday, December 14th, 2018

Application Closing Date : Open until filled

Position Summary: The Parent2Parent Support Network program is a peer-based model therefore we are looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience with adoption, kinship or customary care parenting and advocating for access to services to meet their children’s unique needs. The individual will be interested in working collaboratively with families and system partners to build a network of diverse and culturally appropriate resources and service providers within the Ottawa region to support families on their parenting journey. As well, recognizing the disproportionate number of racialized and LGBTQ2S+ children and youth in child welfare in Ottawa, connection to the Black, FNMI or LGBTQ2S+ communities in Ottawa will be considered an asset.

Hours: 20 hours/week

Expected Start Date: TBD


Regional Parent Liaison: Hamilton/Central Region Parental Leave Replacement Short Term Contract [CLOSED]

Posted Thursday, December 14th, 2018

Application Closing Date is January 6th, 2019, 11:59PM

Position Summary: The Parent2Parent Support Network program is a peer-based model therefore we are looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience with adoption, kinship or customary care parenting and advocating for access to services to meet their children’s unique needs. The individual will be interested in working collaboratively with families and system partners to build a network of diverse and culturally appropriate resources and service providers within the Hamilton/Central region to support families on their parenting journey. As well, recognizing the disproportionate number of racialized and LGBTQ2S+ children and youth in child welfare in Hamilton/Central, connection to the Black, FNMI or LGBTQ2S+ communities in Hamilton/Central will be considered an asset.

Hours: 10 hours/week

Expected Start Date: January 21st, 2019 or as early as possible


Regional Parent Liaison: Algoma Region and/or Northern Region [CLOSED]

Posted Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Application Closing Date:

Position Summary: The Parent2Parent Support network program is a peer-based model therefore we are looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience with adoption, kinship or customary care parenting and advocating for access to services to meet their children’s unique needs. The individual will be interested in working collaboratively with families and system partners to build a network of diverse and culturally appropriate resources and service providers within their region to support families on their parenting journey.   In particular, the individual will be interested in building a network of resources, professionals and services for families of First Nations, Inuit and Metis children.

Hours: 17.5 hours/week

Expected Start Date: TBD


Community Engagement Liaison [CLOSED]

Posted Monday, November 19, 2018

Position Title: Community Engagement Liaison

Position Description: This is great job opportunity for adoptive, kinship, customary care and/or foster parents or those touched by adoption, who have experience in Marketing, Communications, and/or a related field. The position is within the Province of Ontario.

Hours: 17.5 hours/week

Application Closing Date: December 3, 2018

Expected Start Date: January


Board of Directors: Treasurer : CLOSED

Posted Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Volunteer Position Title: Treasurer, Board of Directors

Volunteer Position Description: Adopt4Life is looking for a Treasurer to sit on the executive of its Board of Directors. This person should be an adoptive parent or touched by adoption and passionate about helping people form families through adoption. Click on the title above for more information on this job posting.