Contact Information
Office Phone 905-339-2355
Fax 905-339-2354
E-Mail info.halton@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Website www.Mentorsforkids.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BigBrothersBigSistersHH/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/big-brothers-big-sisters-of-halton-oakville
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BBBSHB
Primary Contact Anne-Marie Doherty, Director of Programs; Phone: ext 228; Email: annemarie.doherty@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1965
Primary Executive Sandra Baker, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Fundraising - Golf Tournaments, Online Auction, Bowl for Kids Sake, Curling Bonspiel ; Donations ; United Way - Halton & Hamilton
Elections AGM June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers programing to girls and boys, including mentoring, tutoring, recreational, and camp programs. 
 
Big Brother/Big Sister Mentoring Program 
* matching program for children ages 6 to 17 with Big Brother or Big Sister, 19 years and older for fun activities 
* meets with child three hours a week  
* minimum of one year commitment 
 
In-School Mentoring 
* partnership with Halton school boards  
* matches elementary school girls and boys with a caring adult mentor  
* volunteers 18 years or older meet with a child for one hour each week during school hours on school property  
* share in fun activities  
 
The Homework Club After-School Mentoring Program 
* mentoring program offered to boys and girls in grades 3 to 8 who need academic support  
* one-to-one homework assistance 
* adults or teens (grades 9-12) volunteer one hour per week after school in a local elementary school  
* adult volunteers needed as Homework Club site supervisors and should have teaching, social work, or other relevant experience working with children 
 
Adventure Canada Club 
* youth ages 7-14  
* newcomer youth learn about Canada and integrate into their new community 
 
Go Girls! and Game On! and Girls Linking Our Worlds (GLOW) 
* youth age 12-14 are mentored in a small same-gender group at local elementary schools in order to promote active living, balanced eating and developing leadership skills. 
* volunteers are women age 18-30 and men 18+ who are young at heart
Hours Office: 9 am-4:30 pm Mon-Fri
Areas Served Halton Hills ; Milton ; Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 14 year(s) 
 
Little Brothers, Little Sisters  
* age 7-14 
* must be a resident of Oakville, Halton Hills or Milton  
 
Big Brothers/Sisters  
* ages 19 and over 
 
All other program volunteers: 
*ages 18 and over 
 
Positions suitable for teens: 
*Homework Club volunteers 
*Adventure Canada Club volunteers
Application Contact office for information on obtaining a Big Brother/Sister for your child. 
Email info@bbbshalton.ca for volunteer information and application
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
464 Morden Rd
Oakville, ON L6K 3W4
 
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Intersection Dorval Dr and Speers Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - small lip on outer door entrance ; Designated parking at entrance
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring Programs

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