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Alzheimer Services VolunteerAcclaim HealthUnder 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
Special Steps Volunteer (Burlington)Acclaim Health   To provide companionship, emotional and social stimulation in the form of a home visit, outing/drive or a walk with clients who are experiencing memory loss. In home regular visits weekly, biweekly or bimonthly for as little as 1 hour. Volunteer could also provide some caregiver relief to spouse or family member simply by visiting. 
Volunteers are often matched with seniors with similar interests and volunteers level of comfort with suggested client match (degree of memory challenge, male or female client, and frequency of, or activities preferred during, visits). 
We try to match you to a client who is close to your home/work. 
Volunteer opportunity great for college students.
Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Client's home or retirement home Required
Special Steps Volunteer (Oakville)Acclaim Health   To provide companionship, emotional and social stimulation in the form of a home visit, outing/drive or a walk with clients who are experiencing memory loss. In home regular visits weekly, biweekly or bimonthly for as little as 1 hour. Volunteer could also provide some caregiver relief to spouse or family member. 
Volunteers are often matched with seniors with similar interests and volunteer can dictate level of comfort with suggested client match (type of client and frequency of visits). 
Duties are in volunteers' own community. 
Volunteer opportunity great for college or university students, stay at home Mum's with school aged children and/or retired persons.
Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Client's home or retirement home Required
Elder Life Program VolunteerJoseph Brant HospitalVolunteers 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
Friendly Visitor VolunteerAcclaim Health   Isolated and/or lonely Seniors seek social visitor to sit in and have coffee/chat/play cards or other activities and often for outings to have coffee with volunteer, visits to library, park, museum or for a lakeside chat, play pool/snooker, grocery and/or personal shopping. Visits to clients in volunteers' own community. Primary Aim: Provide assistance and companionship to isolated seniors and physically challenged adults. Specific languages sometimes needed. Time commitment of 1-3 hours per week or by-weekly.   Clients home or retirement home----Oakville, Burlington & North Halton Required
Special Steps/Friendly Visiting Oakville or BurlingtonAcclaim Health   Visit once every week for 1-3 hours. Volunteers are needed to provide in home visits or to take clients out for short walks or drives to the mall, lakeshore, driving range, RBG/areas of interest, go shopping or have a coffee (you decide). Clients often have various challenges which cause social isolation and may include physical limitations or memory impairments – but matches are based on previous experience, area of interest and comfort level. Ongoing support from a supervisor is always available but this is an independent position. 
 
Exercise Program is for balance challenged Seniors living in Burlington. Volunteers will be trained in a free half day training session and certified with the CCAA. Time commitment after training is 1 hr per week for 12 wk cycles with one client. One year commitment is required for free training.
People with a physical disability ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups Oakville OR Burlington Required
Volunteer VisitorAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton, Oakville office   As a volunteer respite visitor you must strive: 
1) to maintain client/family confidentiality 
2) to give support to client and family members 
3) to work toward ideals of program 
4) to submit volunteer visiting activity reports, e-mail or regular mail 
5) to act in the accordance with the image the Alzheimer Society wishes to project in the community 
6) to notify the coordinator when service is terminated and complete a program evaluation 
  client's homes Required
Child Care VolunteerHalton Children's Aid Society   Child Care responsibilities. Assist needy families with occasional child care duties. Occasional cooking or cleaning may be required. Picking up children from school. Adults aged 18 and up At the agency, your home, or client's home Required
Volunteer MentorsHalton Children's Aid Society   Are you a happy, confident adult with a positive outlook on life? Do your friends and family tell you that you're great with children? Why not consider sharing your spare time, skills and laughter with a child/youth in need in your community? Our volunteers act as positive role models to children of all ages throughout Halton. Individuals are matched with a child/youth in need and spend time doing recreational or social outings in the community. In as little as a few hours a month you can make a significant difference in the life of a child. Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) In the community Required
Friendly VisitorLinks2Care, Acton OfficeTo provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week. 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community. Required
Friendly VisitorLinks2Care, Oakville Office, Oakville/ Burlington/ Milton/ Mississauga  To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week. 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community. Required
Friendly VisitorLinks2Care, Georgetown Office, Community Social Services ProgramsTo provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week. 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community. Required
Hospital Youth VolunteersHalton Healthcare Services, Milton District HospitalYouth 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
Halton Region Hospice VolunteerAcclaim Health   - Complete a 30 hour, 10 week hospice orientation training session 
- Commit 1-3 hours per week, for a minimum 1 year period 
- Communicate, openly and timely, with your Program Coordinator 
 
Volunteering duties may include: 
- Providing support and companionship to client and/or family 
- Providing respite for caregiver 
- Assisting client in reading, writing, and daily living activities 
- Providing bereavement follow-up, when needed 
- Adhering to Acclaim Health visiting and follow-up policies and procedures 
- Submitting monthly reports re: contact and visits with the client and/or family  
- Maintaining monthly communication with your Program Coordinator 
- Upholding and respecting client privacy and confidentiality
Adults aged 18 and up Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton Required
Home Support Exercise Supervising VolunteerAcclaim HealthFree 4 hour training is provided so that volunteers are certified to supervise one client in their own home while they perform the Home Support Exercise Program ( HSEP ). Visits are made once per week and will normally last close to one hour. Volunteers will be matched with each client for a 12 week cycle. Volunteers should plan to commit to be available for at least one calendar year of service. Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) At your convenience, close to your work or home, in the clients home. ** BURLINGTON ONLY ** Required
Volunteer Driver - Meal DeliveryOakville Kiwanis Meals on WheelsTo deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.   Start & end at Oakville Trafalgar Hospital - Deliveries throughout Oakville Required
Coffee Shop Mini-Market OSCaR's Place VolunteerOakville Senior Citizens ResidenceOSCaR'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
General VolunteerOakville Senior Citizens ResidenceVolunteer will assist in the Activation/Volunteer Department with seniors' programs and duties as assigned.  
I.e., office assistance, friendly visiting, assisting in activities, escorts to appointments, reading, library, computer, etc. Assignments will be based on volunteer skills and interests and department need.
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up   Required
Lunch-Time AssistantSENACA Seniors Day Program HaltonHelp 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 AssistantSENACA Seniors Day Program HaltonAssisting 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
Youth VolunteerSENACA Seniors Day Program HaltonHelp out with activities in the program such as: crafts, ceramics, baking, carpet bowling, bingo, sing alongs, group discussions, one on one reminiscing, shuffleboard, bocce ball, word games, drama, exercise classes, current affairs, trivia, manicures, board games 
Help out with various everyday tasks such as setting up for lunch, cleaning up after lunch
Youth ; High School Students 2 Locations in Oakville: Central: 53 Bond St and 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo) Required
Recreation VolunteerAllendale Volunteers, Allendale VillageAssist with scheduled activities, assist staff and residents on outings, assist with snacks, card and board games, take residents for walks, spend time with residents Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Allendale Village in Milton, Ontario Required
Big BrotherBig Brothers Big Sisters of Halton  Provide Little Brother with support, guidance and friendship, opportunities for improving social skills and self esteem, and offering low cost shared activities. Also opportunity for a couple to provide a Little Brother with same support. Adults aged 18 and up As convenient to volunteer and client Required
In - School MentorBig Brothers Big Sisters of Halton  Each adult volunteer becomes a special friend to one child. Volunteer will spend one hour a week with a boy or girl at the child's school. The volunteer and child will spend time doing activities that are of interest to the child such as playing games, puzzles, crafts, reading, talking or sports. The match is based on fun. Volunteer may volunteer in a school close to their home or their work in the Halton Region. Adults aged 18 and up Elementary schools in Halton Required
Friendly VisitorCommunity Living BurlingtonVolunteer with individuals both one to one and in groups. May include reading books, assisting with computer or reading skills, etc. May assist employees while attending events or activities in the community such as; going to the movies, shopping, walks in the community etc.   3057 Mainway, Burlington Required
Leisure Buddy volunteerCommunity Living BurlingtonSuggested activities include; shopping, movies, sporting events, swimming, fairs & festivals, out to dinner or coffee, going to Chapters. Youth ; High School Students Various homes in Burlington Required
Student VolunteerSENACA Seniors Day Program HaltonThere are many opportunities for students such as: 
1)help with computer work 
2)assist staff with one to one activities such as reading, talking, doing manicures, puzzles, crafts, cards 
3) assist staff with program activities such as carpet bowling, shuffle board, horseshoes, trivia 
4)assist by helping with the day to day organizational chores such as set up, clean up, laundry, tidying, crafts, bulletin boards  
5) help with special events such as Christmas party, garage sale, fundraising events.
Youth ; High School Students 53 Bond Street or Palermo United Church (Bronte Road and Dundas) Oakville, On Required
Children's Recreational Programs VolunteerCommunity Living North Halton Suggested community activities include: movies, sporting events, going for coffee, walks. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Dependant on location of program (Milton vs. Georgetown) Required
Volunteer Mentor (for Internationally Trained Professionals - Trades)Halton Multicultural Council   Provide an introduction for new Canadians about navigating various career fields and the workplace setting. Mentors work with internationally trained individuals to share their knowledge of the skills, educational requirements, work environments, and lifestyles that accompany all aspects of their career field.   Burlington, Oakville, Milton Required
Language VolunteersAcclaim Health Volunteers are needed who speak at least one of the following languages: Korean, Portuguese, Brazilian, Italian, Spanish, Indian, Polish, Ukrainian. High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Clients home or retirement home in Oakville Required
Communication VolunteerHalton Aphasia Centre ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 
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
Friendly Visitor VolunteerHalton. Social and Community Services Department, Services for Seniors Division, Long-Term Care Homes, Creek Way VillageTo 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
Leisure BuddyCommunity Living OakvilleVolunteer to spend time with an adult with developmental disabilities. Assist person in accessing their community by going for walks, coffee, movies, bowling etc. depending on individual's interests.   Various locations in Oakville Required
Major ServicesHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Volunteer ServicesVariety 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 ProgramsHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Volunteer ServicesThe 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.
Youth   Not Required
Friendly VisitorCommunity Living OakvilleVolunteer with individuals both one on one and in groups. May include reading books, assisting with computer or reading skills, etc. May assist with with attending community events events or activities such as going to the movies, shopping, walks.   Various Residential Settings in Oakville Required
Delivery and DriverHalton Hills Public Library, Library on WheelsPick up selection of library materials from the Georgetown Branch and deliver to individuals or residences; return previous selection to the Library. 
  Georgetown and Acton Required