Friendship Circle NL

How to Get Involved

Contact: Tuba Chernitsky


Phone Number: (709) 341-8770


Organization Description: Programs and events for special needs children and their families. We have one big program a month, an ongoing penpal project and are about to launch a buddy program where 2 volunteers spend 1 hour with 1 special needs child at the child's home.

Volunteer Activities/Duties: 

  • Buddy/Friend for a special needs child 
  • Guide during one of our monthly activities

Commitment: It could be once a month for 2 hours or once a week for 1 hour

Orientation and Training: Short phone conversation

Other Requirements: Code of Conduct, Vulnerable Sector Check