Women’s Initiatives For Safer Environments - Initiatives des Femmes pour la Sécurité Environnementale

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2024 AGM

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Are you a current high school student looking to finish collecting some volunteer hours? Help WISE do some online social media promotion for our programming. The great thing is, you can do it from home. Contact info@wiseottawa.ca to make arrangements.


We have numerous rewarding volunteer opportunities for you.  Let’s meet and get you started. Volunteer Application form

Community Safety Audits:

  • become a trained safety audit facilitator
  • help create reports that create important recommendations on safety
  • assist in follow up meetings with communities to advocate for safety

Personal Safety Workshops:

  • assist in developing workshop tools and activities
  • promote workshops in communities
  • conduct evaluations
  • present on topics

Public Awareness Events:

  • represent the organisation at various information fairs in the community
  • speak about WISE programs and events
  • assist in organising WISE’s annual fundraising activities such as silent auctions and raffles

Public Advocacy to End Violence Against Women:

  • represent WISE on the Women’s Events Network organising committee and plan city wide events such as Take Back the Night, the December 6th. Vigil, International Women’s Day, and the Clothesline Project.  These events are aimed at raising public education and awareness on the issue of violence against women.

Office/Social Media:

  • assist around the office with filing, printing, and organizing
  • assist communications team with updating and posting on our social media pages (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)

Call us today and let’s discuss how you can be part of the movement to end violence against women.  The community needs you. 613-230-6700 or apply now by filing out the Volunteer Application Form and return it to info@wiseottawa.ca