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|Position Title||Organization / Program Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Volunteering Location||Police Check|
|Family/Peer Volunteers||Darling Home for Kids||1) Family Volunteer
The Family Volunteer works alongside the professional care team and provides companionship to enhance the quality of life for the child during their stay at The Darling Home for Kids. The family volunteers are with the children at the bedside, during activities, within the Snoezelen area, enjoying arts and crafts, on outings within the community, and generally are there to support the child and family with whatever activities they are doing. Family volunteers must be at least 20 years of age.
2) Peer Volunteer
The Peer Volunteer supports the Family Volunteers and the professional care team. Peer Volunteers are between the ages of 14-19 years old. The peer volunteer will be a friend to the children by playing with the child, enjoying arts and crafts, playing video games, interacting with the child on a companion to companion basis.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||Milton||Required|
|Communication Volunteer||Halton Aphasia Centre, Mailing Address||Under the guidance of the Speech Language Pathologist, the communication volunteer will learn new skills to:
*work with small groups of people with aphasia
*help facilitate or create conditions for conversation and discussion to occur
*encourage the exchange of ideas and opinions among aphasic and non-aphasic members
*bring forth thoughts and new ideas to the group
Other responsibilities may include:
*setting-up materials prior to start of the group as well as assisting in minor clean-up following the session
*informing the SLP in advance when unable to attend a session
*maintaining confidential all information obtained from contact with members of the HAC
|Adults aged 18 and up||Required|
|Alzheimer Services Volunteer||Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office||Under the direction of program staff, the volunteer assists in the delivery of therapeutic social and recreational activities for memory impaired seniors participating in the seniors day program.||Adults aged 18 and up||1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville & 760 Brant Street, Burlington||Required|
|Elder Life Program Volunteer||Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington - North Shore Blvd||Volunteers will be part of the HELP team to provide social support, mental stimulation,daily walking & exercise to elderly patients preparing to discharge from the hospital.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||Required|
|Employment Facilitator||STRIDE, Milton - Head Office & North Halton Worksite, Supported Employment||The Employment Facilitator will assist in providing vocational rehabilitation support services to individuals facing mental health issues, under the direction of Vocational Support Workers and Employment Specialists, functioning as a member of the STRIDE team. Volunteers will assist clients and staff in many ways. Contact STRIDE for additional information.||Adults aged 18 and up||12 Wallace St., Acton or 55 Ontario St. Milton||Required|
|Employment Facilitator||STRIDE, Oakville - South Halton Worksite, Supported Employment||The Employment Facilitator will assist in providing vocational rehabilitation support services to individuals facing mental health issues, under the direction of Vocational Support Workers and Employment Specialists, functioning as a member of the STRIDE team. Volunteers will assist clients and staff in many ways. Contact STRIDE for additional information.||Adults aged 18 and up||2245 Wyecroft Road, Oakville||Required|
|Program Assistant volunteer||Camelot Centre, Shoreacres Bible Chapel, Adult Day Program||Volunteer will assist with the supervision of intellectually disabled adults in a day program setting. Program support from director/instructor, and secondary staff.||High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Lower Level Shoreacres Bible Chapel, 370 Shoreacres Road, Burlington||Required|
|Hospital Volunteer - Adult||Halton Healthcare Services, Georgetown - Georgetown Hospital||Hospital volunteers assist in the emergency department, diagnostic imaging, chronic care, medical surgical wards, gift shop and coffee kiosk, information desk and fundraising functions depending upon availability and openings.||Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||Not Required|
|Hospital Youth Volunteers||Halton Healthcare Services, Milton - Milton District Hospital||Youth volunteers (high school students) assist in chronic care, medical surgical and obstetrics wards, offering meal tray support, friendly visiting and helping out staff on the patient unit. Youth can also be placed on the information desk, or those 16 years of age and older can volunteer in the Gift Shop. Post-secondary students must apply as an adult.||Youth ; High School Students||Derry Road and Bronte Street||Not Required|
|Coffee Shop Mini-Market OSCaR's Place Volunteer||Oakville Senior Citizens Residence||OSCaR's Place volunteers serve seniors and visitors. They assist clients with groceries within the shop, serve refreshments, work as cashier, socialize with patrons and be part of a vibrant team.||Youth ; High School Students||Required|
|Lunch-Time Assistant||S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton, Oakville - Bond St||Help to clean up the kitchen and set tables for lunch. Assist with serving clients lunch. Assist with cleanup, loading dishwasher. Start the laundry after lunch.||People with a hearing impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||S.E.N.A.C.A.'s Central Location: 53 Bond St. (Kerr/Rebecca Streets) Oakville||Required|
|Program Assistant||S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton, Oakville - Bond St||Assisting staff with group activities such as: bowling, shuffleboard, golf, boccee ball, cards, tea parties, dancing, baking, crafts, music, serving lunches, serving snacks, drama, gardening,discussion groups, helping with laundry, dishes, etc.
Provide one to one conversations with clients, give manicures, read stories, reminisce, play cards,etc.
Bring your own special skills and perhaps start a new interest group.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups||Required|
|Communication Faciliator||Halton Aphasia Centre, Mailing Address||- Work with small groups of people with aphasia
- Help facilitate or create conditions for conversation and discussion to occur
- Encourage the exchange of ideas and opinions among aphasic and non-aphasic members
- Bring forth thoughts and new ideas to the group
- Setting-up materials prior to start of the group as well as assisting in minor clean-up following the session
|Adults aged 18 and up||2 locations, Tuesdays and/or Thursdays in Burlington and Wednesdays in Georgetown||Required|
|Installation Volunteers||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, ConnectCARE Emergency Response Service||Equipment installations and equipment replacement.
Support your local hospital.
|Halton and Surrounding Area||Required|
|Dialysis Unit Volunteer (Burlington Satellite Unit)||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Provide comfort and companionship to patients and assist staff at the Burlington Dialysis unit. May include assisting patients to weigh in, with wheelchair transport, providing beverages and ice chips, etc.||Burlington Satellite Unit, located at Joseph Brant Wellness House, Burlington|
|Intensive Care Unit Volunteer||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Assist the Intensive Care Team in greeting and supporting families and other visitors to the ICU. Volunteers will help by welcoming new families to the unit/hospital, providing comfort measures during their stay & liaising between visitors and staff.
||Adults aged 18 and up||Oakville hospital site|
|Chapel Service Volunteer||Halton. Social and Community Services Department, Burlington - Corporate Dr - Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home, Long Term Care Facility||To enable as many residents to attend faith based services as possible. Assist residents to and from chapel as directed by Life Enrichment Therapists. Assist during the service by helping with hymn books, prayers etc.||Creek Way Village||Required|
|Co-op Student Volunteer - High school or College student||Halton. Social and Community Services Department, Burlington - Corporate Dr - Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home, Long Term Care Facility||Experience a learning opportunity in a geriatric facility,working directly with residents and or clients under the guidance of a staff supervisor.||Creek Way Village||Required|
|Friendly Visitor Volunteer||Halton. Social and Community Services Department, Burlington - Corporate Dr - Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home, Long Term Care Facility||To provide social, physical, spiritual or intellectual stimulation on a one on one basis to residents. Visit residents as assigned by manager. Meet, talk, interact with residents. Assist residents to interact with others and participate in activities. Go for walks, read and conversations with residents.||Creek Way Village||Required|
|Mealtime Assistant Volunteer||To enhance the mealtime experience and encourage residents to increase their food intake. Training provided & staff supervisor on hand at all times.||Creek Way Village||Required|
|Seamstress Volunteer||Repair and modify residents clothing as required. Repair items belonging to residents as required. Prepare list of supplies required.||Creek Way Village, 5200 Corporate Dr, Oakville||Required|
|Major Services||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Variety of positions. Out-patient clinics, Nursing Units, Information Desk, Geriatric services, In-hospital Transport, Patient Visitation, Emergency, Dialysis, Clerical services, Fundraising, Leadership, are just a few of the opportunities available.||Not Required|
|Youth Programs||The Hospital administers a Fall/Winter Youth after school program and in weekends for students aged 14 to 18 years of age. They provide help in various area of the hospital particularly in-patient services.
One 2-3 hour shift per week. More than one shift is possible.