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Big Brothers Big Sisters in Oxford County ~ Woodstock

Both Site and Mailing Address
Building/Care of
787 Dundas St, Unit A
Woodstock, ON N4S 1G1

Phone Number:
Woodstock Office: 519-537-6404 Ingersoll Office: 519-485-1801 Tillsonburg Office: 519-842-9008 ext 229

COVID Information: Our offices are closed to the public - the staff, however, are working in the offices. We continue to accept applications for service (Family and Volunteers) and are able to meet with individuals in the office on an appointment basis. It's best right now to email us or leave a voicemail for one of the staff and we'll get back as soon as possible Big Brothers & Big Sisters Mentoring Matches bigs and littles in the community. In-School Mentoring Program provides youth with a role model and a friend to talk to * mentors will spend one hour a week with the child at school * program is coordinated in partnership with local school boards. Literacy Mentoring Provides children and youth in grades 2-8 with a mentor to assist students with their academic skills and self-esteem. * meet during the school year at their local library branch. PRISM (Pride • Respect • Identify • Safety • Mentoring) Program Connects LGBTQ2IA children and youth with LGBTQ2IA adults. GO GIRLS! HEALTHY BODIES, HEALTHY MINDS! Group mentoring program for girls 11-14 that focuses on physical activity, balanced eating and self-esteem. * held over a 7-10 week period, within school facilities. GAME ON! EAT SMART, PLAY SMART! Group mentoring program for boys 11 year(s)-14 year(s) that provides information and support to make informed choices about health lifestyle practices * held over a 7-10 week period, within school facilities SOAR (SOCIAL OPPORTUNITIES ACTIVITIES RELATIONSHIPS) 8-12 week group program for children who are waiting for their Bigs * volunteers get matched with 2-3 children and take them to pre-planned activities * specific groups for 12 and under and 13 and older.

Contact Information

Fax Number: 519-537-8282
Email Address: kristen.ralph@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Website Address: https://oxford.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/

Hours of Operation

Hours: • Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * scheduled evenings for meetings and programming

Business Information

Year Established: 2008

Other / Notes

Eligibility: Children 6 year(s)-18 year(s) * Mentors must be 18 year(s)s and older* * may change depending on program
Fees: Service - Please inquire
Application: Apply online (see below), or call the office Volunteer application: https://oxford.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/volunteer/ Mentee Application: https://oxford.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/enrol-a-young-person/
Language: English
Area Served: Blandford-Blenheim, East Zorra-Tavistock, Norwich, South-West Oxford, Woodstock, Zorra

Additonal Information

Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible (Parking, Entrance, Washrooms), Designated parking at entrance

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Last Update: 2022-05-06 09:22:00

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