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Director   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Women's Place of South Niagara, Niagara Falls - Nova House
Women’s Place is currently seeking candidates to fill one vacancy on their board of directors. Individuals wishing to volunteer their time to advocate for and make a meaningful contribution to the quality of life for women and children escaping domestic violence are invited to submit their application online. 
 
Responsibilities: 
• Responsible for the effective governance and strategic leadership of Women’s Place 
• Influence the strategic plan for Women’s Place 
• Attend monthly board meetings and the Annual General Meeting 
• Participate as a member of at least one board committee (often requiring attendance at monthly meetings) 
• Represent the agency in the communities Women’s Place serves 
• Commit time as required to fulfill the responsibilities of a board member 
 
We encourage candidates with: 
• Experience with not-for-profit organizations 
• Strong networking and communication skills 
• Competency in one or more of the following areas: Organizational Management, Finance, Legal Services, Human Resources, Fundraising, Marketing/Public Relations, Government Relations or Advocacy. Please note that for this vacancy preference will be given to applicants with legal qualifications (or extensive experience/exposure in this area). 
 
Board members hold office for a term of two years with renewal options for two subsequent two-year terms (six years in total). Board meetings typically take place at 6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month at our Niagara Falls shelter, Nova House. A more detailed description of this volunteer position can be found on the Women’s Place website at www.womensplacesn.org. 
 
Questions regarding Women’s Place or the application process can be directed to Jennifer McQuestion, Community Engagement Manager at jmcquestion@wpsn.ca or 905-356-3933, ext 239. Applications will continue to be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.
Board Member   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Contact Niagara for Children's and Developmental Services
23 Hannover Drive, Unit 8 St. Catharines
Contact Niagara provides information and access to children's mental health services, children's developmental services and autism services across the Niagara Region, supported by the Ministries of Children and Youth Services and Community and Social Services. We recognize and honour diversity in race, ethnicity, culture, age, abilities, gender, sexual orientation and places where people live. 
 
Board Member recruitment occurs during the spring of each year, with selection and voting of candidates at the Annual General Meeting in September each year.
Board Member   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
INCommunities
St. Catharines
We are seeking individuals for the Board of Directors for INCommunities. We are non-profit community-based information and referral resource centre. We also deliver language interpreting services through our Interpreters Niagara Hamilton program and we offer volunteer resources through our Volunteer Connections Program. We are one of seven organizations that provide the 211 telephone answering service to residents of Ontario. Recently our organization expanded to answer 211 telephone calls for all of Central South Ontario.  
 
We are looking for individual(s) who reside or work in one of the Central South Communities which are: Niagara Region, Hamilton, Brantford/Brant County, Haldimand/Norfolk Counties, Waterloo Region, Guelph/Wellington County, and Halton Region. Additionally, individuals must be: 
 
- able to commit to a monthly evening meeting 
- familiar with a policy governance model 
 
The office and monthly Board meetings are currently in St. Catharines. However tele-meeting options can be explored.
Board Member   Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln 
Gillian's Place, West Niagara
Beamsville
Attend monthly Board Meetings, help support WNSS events through advertising and attendance, oversee operations of the agency