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FUTURES Educational Program - Tutoring AssistantHalton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Would you like to help nurture the mind of child or youth? The Halton Children's Aid Society (Halton CAS) runs a reading and math enhancement program for children and youth in need of extra help in achieving their full academic potential. Volunteers are required to assist in supervising the program and for general logistics of arrival/departure of the students who attend. This program has proven to be very successful, not only in raising the students’ school averages, but in allowing them to gain confidence and self-respect. People with a physical disability ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) 1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1, Burlington, ON & 325 Main St., Milton Required
Summer Camp VolunteerHalton Children's Aid Society, Burlington  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 and Milton and Acton Required
Board of Directors; Committee Members (various), Volunteer FacilitatorsLighthouse Program for Grieving Children, Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children (The)   Attend monthly board meetings (Mondays), support the fundraising committee, particularly need education/youth organizational, marketing, medical, HR, communications professionals if possible from Burlington, Mississauga, Brampton. Directors network for the organization and actively participate in one standing committee best suited to their interests/skills. 
 
Other opportunities exist in support of various committees, notably fundraising and outreach. 
 
Frequent training program available for volunteer group facilitators.
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Oakville Not Required
Boys Group SupervisorROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head OfficeAlong with male teen volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports to play. Adults aged 18 and up Kerr Street, Oakville Required
Summer Camp VolunteerROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office  Assist with the facilitation of the summer day camp programs at ROCK. Ensure children are behaving, having fun and are safe. Must be able to follow the lead of our staff. Must be able to take initiative to ensure camper safety. Must have patience, caring and understanding. Youth ; High School Students We offer camps at three different locations in Burlington, one in Milton and one in Acton Required
Child Care AssistantMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - Costigan Rd - Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care Centre, Preschool-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 ProgramsHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, 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
Senior Youth Volunteer - Male or FemaleROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - 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. 
-Must complete an online application form. See link below.
Youth ; High School Students At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area. Required
Youth Sports CoordinatorNorth Central Community Association, Brant Hills Community CentreCoordinate and run youth sports programs in a non-competitive manner.  
All NCCA youth programs are co-ed.  
And run 1 hour each
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up   Required
After School Care VolunteerMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S - Milton Community Resource CentreTo assist with the daily operation of the after school care program which may include all or some of the following: 
-maintain the playroom as a safe, clean and enjoyable space 
-supervise and play with children in a positive and appropriate manner. 
Volunteers will be with staff and a group of up to 30 children. 
Six locations to become involved at. 
Youth ; High School Students Chris Hadfield, Hawthorne Village, Bruce Trail, PL Robertson, Brookville School, Tiger Jeet Singh Required
Program Assistant - Acton Parent Child CentreLinks2Care, Acton - Wallace St - Acton Satellite, Ontario Early Years CentreAssist staff with program and craft preparation. Assist staff with cleaning toys, snacks, 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
Resource Assistant - THRCMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S - Milton 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
Child Care Centre Volunteer - Bronte Street SchoolMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S - Milton Community Resource Centre-to assist teachers with the care for 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+) 410 Bronte St. South, Milton Required
Child Care Volunteer - MiltonMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S - Milton Community Resource Centre, Ontario Early Years CentreAssist staff with care of children 0-6 years while parents are in workshop(s). Staff and volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment. Volunteers are not left alone with children. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up 410 Bronte St. South, Milton Required
Peer Outreach TrainingPeer Outreach Support Services & Education (POSSE)   Your only duty is to show up, be open minded, non-judgmental and willing to learn. 
January through May is our official POSSE outreach trainings where we cover such topics as racism, sexism, sexual assault, homelessness, homophobia, harm reduction, sexual health, anti-oppression etc... Reps from various social service agencies come in and engage the youth in discussion around the issues but also let us know about what services are available in the community. Youth are encouraged to get involved in the discussions but are welcome to listen only.  
The youth who have been through trainings are out in the community from June through September handing out harm reduction supplies, resource and referral information connecting with youth in their community. 
From October to December we begin meeting again and these trainings are a little more informal, and open to what youth want to do. Sometimes we have doc/talk nights where we watch a documentary and have a discussion. We have done resume building/ interview skills, yoga, improv, starting a social movement, self-defense. 
 
This is an opportunity to come to POSSE trainings, get your volunteer hours for school, and potentially apply for one of the paid positions for which you will receive honoraria for all training and outreach work.
Youth ; High School Students Locations info on our website: http://www.posseproject.ca/index.php/peer-outreach/training/ Not Required
Child Care VolunteerLinks2Care, Georgetown - James St - Georgetown Satellite, Ontario Early Years CentreVolunteer will assist staff with children's programs at the Early Years Centre, after school program and summer camps. Youth ; High School Students ; Newcomers/ESL Ontario Early Years Centre - Georgetown Satellite, 8 James St., Georgetown and 85 Wallace St. Acton Required
Adventures & Aquatics VolunteerBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington - Mailing Address, 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, Burlington - Mailing Address, 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
Friday Activity NightBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington - Mailing Address, Programs for Individuals with DisabilitiesAssist in drop-in program for teens & young adults who have developmental delays. Help with group or one on one Youth ; High School Students Brant Hills Community Centre, 2255 Brant Street Required
Reading Buddies visitorMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S - Milton Community Resource CentreReading Buddies will visit MCRC's nursery school program to read to children for 20-30 minutes once per week (maximum) Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) MCRC's Early Learning Centre, 45 Bruce Street, Milton Required
Sport Volunteer - Halton Hills Sports LeagueHalton Hills. Recreation and Parks Department, Halton Hills - Civic CentreThere are a variety of sport programs available: 
 
Cycling 
In this program participants will learn bike skills and build self-esteem while developing their potential. Program activities include bicycle safety, skills, technique, mechanics and etiquette. The course in instructed by certified cycling coaches. Volunteers assist staff in facilitating the program. Volunteers are required to provide their own bike and helmet. 
 
Family Sports 
Adults & children 7 to 12 years can learn skills and drills together as a family. Sports are played such as volleyball, basketball & indoor soccer. Volunteers assist staff in facilitating the program. 
 
Skateboard Extreme 
This program is custom tailored to meet the needs of the participants’ age 8-11 years old. Content includes skateboard terminology, equipment, board maintenance, balance, ramps, stairs, and tricks. Volunteers assist staff in facilitating the program. Volunteers are required to provide their own skateboard, helmet, knee and elbow pads. 
 
Special Needs Baseball 
Softball specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. Focus is on participation and getting active, no experience is necessary. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Special Needs Soccer 
Soccer specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. Focus is on participation and getting active. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Tennis Lessons 
Volunteers assist staff facilitate the tennis program which focuses on developing skills such as backhand, forehand, service, scoring and court etiquette. There are 3 age groups: 6-7, 8-9 or 10-12 years old. Volunteers may sign up for multiple ages if desired. Volunteers are required to provide their own tennis racquet. 
 
Youth Basketball 
This program is for young athletes (13-15 yrs.) who are looking to improve their skills and develop their game strategies. Participants will focus on instructional drills, scrimmages and sportsmanship. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the program, sign in procedures and end of session evaluations. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Tyke and Novice Basketball League  
Get out and give it a shot! This recreational league focuses on teaching basketball skills in a progressive manner while encouraging participation to maximize success and growth of every player. Under the guidance of a coach, players learn the fundamentals of the game through sound instructional skill, drills, team work and game situations. Each week the team practices a skill and plays a game! 
 
 
Junior and Senior Volleyball League  
This program focuses on the development of skills, sportsmanship, self- esteem, team work and fair play. These elements will be highlighted through instructional drills, game strategies and game play. Each team will practice their skills and participate in a weekly game. 
 
Youth ; High School Students Primarily Georgetown location but Skateboard Extreme and Tennis are also offered in Acton. Required