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Adventures & Aquatics VolunteerBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Programs for Individuals with DisabilitiesWork with children ages 5 to 12 years of age who have disabilities. Assist one on one with crafts, swimming sports, circle games Youth ; High School Students Tansley Woods - 1996 Itabashi Way Required
Dunk & Dive VolunteerBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Programs for Individuals with DisabilitiesAssist teens (13 to 16 years) who have a disability. Assist teens to participate in a variety of sports & swimming activities Youth ; High School Students Tansley Woods Community Centre 1996 Itabashi Way Required
Out & About VolunteerBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Programs for Individuals with DisabilitiesAssist adults (18 & over) who have a developmental delay in community activities. Adults aged 18 and up Various locations dependent on planned activity in Burlington Required
Y Program Support Volunteer - Summer Camp CounselorYMCA of Oakville, Oakville, Family Recreation Programs• Assist with the management of group behaviour to ensure an emotionally and physically safe environment is provided for all children and youth 
• Recognizes the uniqueness and interest of all children and youth and assists them to successfully achieve their goals at camp 
• Assist with plans, coordinates and executes camp wide theme days and special events 
• Ensure all communication with all YMCA staff, volunteers, families, partners and the public is professional and courteous at all times
Youth ; High School Students Peter Gilgan Family YMCA, Bronte Creek Provincial Park, Palermo Public School, Valens Conservation Required
Y Program Support Volunteer - Fitness InstructorYMCA of Oakville, Oakville, Family Recreation Programs• Plan and execute a sound, safe & effective fitness class.  
• Understands the scope of the fitness class and participation capabilities 
• Be prepared to modify class to suit needs of participants 
• Ensure all equipment is safe and report any issues to Team Leader of HFR 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Peter Gilgan Family YMCA, 410 Rebecca St. Oakville Required
Milton Social Skills Group LeaderROCK, Head OfficeWith the assistance of teen volunteers, lead and supervise a social skills group of boys and girls (grades 4 to 8). Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined. Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients. Organize group discussions, crafts and games. Adults aged 18 and up 540 Commercial Street, Milton Required
Homework Club Study Mentor or SupervisorBig Brothers Big Sisters of Halton  High school students or adult volunteers will mentor a child in a local elementary school, after school, on a one-to-one basis. Involves assisting a child in grade 3-8 with their homework, playing educational games, and developing organizational skills. Adult volunteers may become Homework Club Supervisors at the site, charged with supervising the group of 16 students and 16 mentors. Involves providing direction to the group and administrative duties to ensure smooth functioning of the Homework Club. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Selected Oakville, Milton, Acton and Georgetown Elementary schools Required
Resource Assistant - THRCMilton Community Resource CentreDevelop and prepare resources as needed. Assist staff with the preparation of workshop and conference materials and packages. People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; People with a visual impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton Required
Summer Camp VolunteerHalton Children's Aid Society  During July and August we run a special summer camp for children who would otherwise not be able to experience the joys of making friends and learning new skills in a camp setting. Volunteers join our specially trained counsellors and assist in all areas of the camp program. Energy, patience, and a keen sense of humour are the key qualifications for this role. This position is especially rewarding for students who are thinking of a career in social work or teaching. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Burlington, Milton and Acton Required
Y Program Support Volunteer - Wiggles & Giggles programYMCA of Oakville, Oakville, Family Recreation Programs• greet children and families  
• assist the program staff with set up/take down  
• assist with craft preparation and implementation 
• assist with supervision of the participants within the program  
 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Peter Gilgan Family YMCA, 410 Rebecca St. Oakville Required
March Break VolunteerWillow Park Ecology Centre -Setup of a Community Window Display Sunday/Monday Mar 10/11,  
-Prepare outreach materials for spring (e.g. brochure, event articles, posters/flyer, website resources, Facebook posts) 
-Create materials for in-park programs (education and recreation)  
-Prepare for, and help run a Maple Syrup Festival at Willow Park on Mar 12, 2-3:30pm  
-Help develop a Pollinator Project Survey to be conducted at Earth Day Events 
-Compile and analyze tree monitoring data on tree size, and distribution (under advisement) for reporting 
-Help develop a frog monitoring program to apply for funding and to launch it in spring 2014 
-Research and compile native healing garden resources, information and contacts 
-Document in excel a list of our Butterfly Garden butterflies
Youth ; High School Students Willow Park, Hwy 7 and Mary St, Norval  
Girls Group SupervisorROCK, Head OfficeWith the assistance of teen volunteers, lead and supervise a social skills group of girls (grades 4 to 8) Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined. Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients. Organize group discussions, crafts and games. Adults aged 18 and up Kerr Street, Oakville Required
Senior Youth Volunteer - Male or FemaleROCK, Head Office   Spend time with a child aged 6 to 12 years, participating in fun & recreational activities. The goal is to develop social skills & self esteem and to be a positive role model. 
-Suitable for youth aged 16 to 24.  
-Nine month to one year commitment of 3 hours per week.  
-Hours are flexible.  
-Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis.
Youth ; High School Students At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area. Required
Child Care AssistantMilton Community Resource Centre, Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care Centre-to assist teachers with the care of toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
-playing/reading to toddlers and young children 
-assist with set-up/tidying of room 
-learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; People with a visual impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Bruce Trail Early Learning and Child Care Centre, 1199 Costigan, Milton Required
Youth Dance Chaperone VolunteerMilton Community Resource Centre-supervising entrance and exit 
-assist with set-up/clean-up 
-monitoring hallways and coat-room 
-monitoring youth in the dance area
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Milton Leisure Centre, Main St., Milton 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
Education Program AssistantMuseums of Burlington, Ireland House at Oakridge FarmThe education program assistant will work with historical interpreters to deliver educational programming to visitors to the museum. Museum tours and demonstration of hands-on historical activities and crafts is required. Historical cooking opportunity also available. Training is provided. Youth ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) Ireland House Museum Required
Education Program AssistantMuseums of Burlington, Joseph Brant MuseumThe education program assistant will work with historical interpreters to deliver educational programming to groups and vistors to the Museum. Museum tours and demonstration of hands on historical activities and crafts is required. Training will be provided. Youth ; Adults aged 18 and up Ireland House Museum and Joseph Brant Museum Required
Program Assistant - Acton Parent Child CentreLinks2Care, Ontario Early Years Centre, Acton SatelliteAssist staff with program and craft preparation. Assist staff with toy lending library including record keeping, cleaning toys etc. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Ontario Early Years Centre - Acton Satellite, 85 Wallace Street, Acton,ON 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
Special Event SupportMuseums of Burlington, Ireland House at Oakridge FarmAssist with set up and take down of event and with any of the following activities: staffing activity and refreshment tables; take admissions/ticket sales; children's games and activities; front reception desk and gift shop sales; providing tours in the museum; parking. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum Required
Tour GuideMuseums of Burlington, Joseph Brant MuseumThe tour guide leads guests on tours of the museums. Training is provided. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) Joseph Brant Museum, Burlington Required
Backpack Program Student VolunteerLinks2Care, Georgetown Office, Community Social Services ProgramsTo assist in organizing and marketing of the Backpack Program, awareness campaign, fundraising activities, special projects or events and packing backpacks with supplies Youth ; High School Students Various  
Group Recreation VolunteerBig Brothers Big Sisters of Halton  Become a "Big Brother" or "Big Sister" for a day!  
Enjoy sports, crafts & special outings. Recreation based program in which adult volunteers take children on our waiting list for an organized activity once a month. One year commitment. 
 
Some activities include: snow tubing, attending a play, beach party, playing hockey/soccer, laser tag, dodgeball day, attending sporting events, and many more!
Adults aged 18 and up Varies with the event location 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
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
Program VolunteerHalton Hills. Recreation and Parks DepartmentVolunteers assist instructors in facilitating the program, assisting with sign in and out and end of session evaluations. Youth ; High School Students Various locations in Georgetown and Acton Required
Publicity VolunteerBurlington Reuse Environmental Group, Reuse CentreTo write press releases and communicate the environmental good news about the Centre to the community including schools, businesses, funeral homes, TV and Radio outlets and any other suggestions. 
 
Social networks such as e-mail, Facebook and U-tube. 
 
To work with publicity co-ordinator in her duties.
  Could possibly be done from home Not Required
Shades of Fun - event volunteerCNIB, Halton/Peel Region  - Use your leadership skills to advocate for and run a "Shades of Fun" fundraiser in your school or community group. Training, posters and information packages are available. 
- Be knowledgeable about the program and be able to answer basic questions. 
- Ask for staff assistance or direction when required. 
- Other marketing and administrative duties as required.
Youth ; High School Students In the community or at schools Not Required
Victim Assistance VolunteerOntario. Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, Ontario Provincial Police, Burlington Highway Safety Division DetachmentProvide practical assistance as needed. Identify longer-term needs by responding to victim's concerns. Supply the victim with appropriate options and referrals to services in the community. Volunteers are on call to the Burlington OPP 24 hours a day. Volunteers are specially trained to provide short term emotional and practical support to victims of tragic circumstances, fatalities, serious personal injury, crime and road trauma.   As required in Halton region (i.e Burlington, Hamilton, Oakville). Required
Co-op Student Volunteer - High school or College studentHalton. Social and Community Services Department, Services for Seniors Division, Long-Term Care Homes, Creek Way VillageExperience 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
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