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VOLUNTEER

Statement of Volunteer Involvement

Member volunteers are essential to the work and vision of the Ontario Physiotherapy Association. They provide their experience, expertise and passion to support and strengthen the Association and the profession. At all levels of involvement, internal or external to OPA, member volunteers are vital to achieving the goals of the Association. Recognizing volunteers as an invaluable resource, OPA’s leadership and staff are committed to providing volunteers with ongoing support to ensure that volunteers are confident and successful in their roles. OPA members have access to meaningful volunteer opportunities and resources that help them, not only throughout their volunteer involvement with the Association, but in their continued growth and development as leaders in the profession. – OPA Board of Directors, 2016

What you can get out of volunteering:

Acquire new skills in public speaking


Present to stakeholders


Research and report writing


Advocacy and marketing

Acquire team leadership skills


Give back to your community


In addition, you can volunteer within the Association through Committees or as a member of the Board of Directors, and during our annual conference, InterACTION

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

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Call for Governance Committee Members


Health System Integration Built On The Foundation Of Team-Based Primary Health Care – AFHTO 2019 Conference

Thursday, September 19 from 8:00am – 5:30pm – one more volunteer needed
Friday, September 20 from 7:30am – 12:45pm

Westin Harbour Castle, Convention Centre
One Harbour Square, Toronto, ON


Volunteer Physiotherapists Wanted for Street-Involved Youth


YES Mentorship Program


Questions about volunteering? Contact Maryam Ahmed 416-322-6866 ext. 241.

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PT OR PTA?

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NEW GRAD? GET INVOLVED BY JOINING A COMMITTEE

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TIPS ON PLANNING AN EVENT

Planning and executing a special event may seem overwhelming and challenging at first; however with proper organization, and some creativity, your events will run smoothly and will be a great success!

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VOLUNTEER LIST

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