Community Information and Volunteer Centre - York Region

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Description & Services
Description Public, web search information listings of over 2,000 information records describing south York Region local government, community services, and volunteer opportunities * search by word, topic, location, or language spoken * customized Views of south York Region seniors services and activities Senior's Directory * non-profit agency operations and events needing volunteers including students Volunteer Database * subject searches may contain listings of organizations in wider area supporting south York Region residents and service providers  
YRCIVC is lead agency for 2012-2014 Building Local Information for Ontario Newcomers (BLISON) project South York Region Pilot Site * an online Special View of South York Region Settlement Services Settlement Directory 
York Region Settlement and Information Services service providers are welcome to participate in YRCIVC's online York Region Settlement Collaboration Forum Settlement Services Collaboration Forum 
Community information management, community development/engagement projects, and community analytics also performed
Dates January-December
Hours Monday-Sunday 24 hours
Accessibility Not Accessible ; Requires internet access
Languages English ; Google Translate option
Fees None
Location, Telephone & Internet
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Location York Region
Areas Served York Region
Contact Information
Primary Contact Rosemary Park, Chair; Email:
Alternate Contact Marisa Petrossi, Data and Volunteer Services; Email:
Search Category
Settlement Headings Information and Referral Services
Subjects Community information centres ; Information and referral ; Seniors ; Settlement services ; Volunteer opportunities
Other Details
Alternate Name Civic York ; CIVICYork ; Volunteer York Region
Established 2003
Elections Annually
Funding Grants


Errors & Omissions

The partners of CIVICYork Community Information and Volunteer York Region are committed to provide a database that is accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive. However, we are unable to assume any liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion or omission of a program or service is not a comment on its quality. Please contact CIVICYork to report concerns or to make suggestions.

Information Copyright

The partners of the CIVICYork Community Information and Volunteer York Region hold the intellectual property rights for the information on this site. You may display it on your computer and print or download this information for non-commercial, personal or educational purposes only. You must credit CIVICYork as the source on each copy of any information that originates from this site. Please contact CIVICYork for permission to use the information for any purpose other than those outlined here.

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