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Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
170 Wilson Street, Oakville - Westwood Park
Assist with setting up tents on Thursday 
Attend Orientation Thursday 
Monitor ECO Booth & Bike Rack during Kerrfest 
Looking for a Volunteer Coordinator 19+ for Kerrfest 
Assist with taking tents down Sunday after 4pm
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Early Years
Work is done from volunteer's own home
Contact expectant mother(s)about 2 weeks before due date. Call as necessary once baby arrives home and until mother feels confident and connected with other supports. Share own breastfeeding experience when appropriate to assist new mother in feeling comfortable. Volunteers can seek out advice and support as needed from their Volunteer Coordinator, Public Health Nurses and other breastfeeding resources in the community. All work is done from the volunteer's own home. Volunteers send their client notes to the Health Department upon completion of support.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
Assist with filling out forms, assist client in making calls for services and referrals, potentially help clients with setting budgets, set goals and drive to appointments. Help people in need who come into the centre with our staff support!
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
Help pull food off the truck and sort, be a leader for the volunteers, help with the list and socialize with the members and assist with clean up at the end.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
Recommending strategies, activities and resources to expand the MOW on network of supporters, and partners. Assisting in the planning and evaluation of special events with staff and volunteer committees. Two year commitment. Attend regular scheduled board meetings. Related work or volunteer experience in fundraising/dun development, honed community contacts, excellent verbal and written communication skills. Current fundraising professional designation (CFRE) an asset.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
The ideal candidate will attend scheduled meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees, and form the governance direction of MOW
Girl Guide Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Girl Guides of Canada, Ontario Council
• Provide responsible leadership to a group of girl or youth members while facilitating engaging programming 
• Commitment to creating safe environments for girls, both emotionally and physically 
• Communicate with parents/guardians 
• Adhere to the Girl Guide Code of Conduct and Safe Guide 
• Have fun 
 
When you join Girl Guides as an adult volunteer, you’re embarking on an exciting journey. Each year from September to May, you’ll have the opportunity to help shape the next generation of girls through weekly activities, fun outings and programming that’s girl-centric, fun and engaging. There are so many possibilities! Your unit could go on an outdoor scavenger hunt, have a sleepover at a science museum or plant a tree. Our dynamic programming offers plenty of opportunities for you and your fellow Guiders to be creative and ignite the minds of girls.
Hospice Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton
Provide emotional and social support to adults facing life-threatening illnesses. Only a few hours a week can make all the difference! 
- Offer support and companionship 
- Provide much-needed respite for a caregiver 
- Help clients with daily activities, like reading and writing 
- Support those struggling to cope with the loss of their loved one
Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Volunteers needed daily: 
- To assist with answer phone, transfer calls, take messages, as well as answering door, welcoming visitors, escorting visitors to residents rooms 
- Taking, coffee, tea, snacks to residents rooms 
- Light housekeeping 
- Offering support to residents and families
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Start at 467 Speers Road - Mo's Family Restaurant - Deliveries throughout Oakville
To deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.
Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Looking for weekend volunteers to help out the hospice by answering phone and doors, taking messages, greeting visitors, escorting visitors to rooms, making tea and coffee for visitors and providing support and a listening ear to families going through a difficult time.
Bartender   Oakville 
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
203 Georgian Dr, Oakville
Run Happy Hour program from 2-4 pm on Wednesday afternoons.  
Prepare bar, serve residents and visitors alcoholic, non-alcoholic beverages and snacks, record purchases in log and manage cash box.  
Lock and clean up bar when finished.
Bereavement Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Office: 2370 Speers Road, Oakville. Volunteering: Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton
Offer the support needed to those struggling to cope with the death of a loved one. Wonderful training in one-on-one bereavement support is provided at no cost. After training, our Bereavement Coordinator will match you with a client to visit for 1-2 hours a week for a period of 3 to 12 months (depending on the client's needs), making all the difference in their journey through grief.
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Invite residents to join in card games such as euchre, bridge, cribbage etc. Monitor and assist residents with cards and sit in to play if needed.
Events Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Events throughout Halton Region
Assisting at events throughout Halton Region. Interacting with the public. Set up and clean up of booths.
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Post inn Village, Oakville
Sit at reception desk to greet visitors and provide direction if needed. Answer phone calls and monitor individuals entering and exiting the building. Occasional administrative tasks may be required.
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Post Inn Village, 203 Georgian Dr.,Oakville
Assist with recreational programs with residents in a long term care home.  
Programs such as bingo, music, trivia, special meal programs, manicures, crafts.  
Assist residents to get to and from programs and help them during the activity if needed.
May Court Club of Oakville
The May Court Nearly New Shop, 200 Kerr Street, Oakville
A New and Prospective Member's Information Session will be held on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2018 from 1 to 3 p.m. Please contact maycourtmembership@gmail.com for more information and to register. 
 
An overview of our women's service organization and the available volunteer opportunities that we offer will be presented. All volunteer positions require you to become a member of The May Court Club of Oakville. We are dedicated to creating a volunteer experience that can meet the active demands of today's lifestyle. 
 
The Board of Directors manages every facet of the club. Terms are a minimum of one year and a maximum of two years in the same role. Job descriptions are available and can be requested from the Membership Director. Board Orientation is available.  
 
Our fiscal year runs from September 1st to June 30th. The club does not operate throughout the summer months, although the club audit is conducted in the summer.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville and Milton
High school students or adult volunteers will mentor children in a local elementary school, during lunch or after school. Involves assisting newcomer children in grades 1-8 with learning about Canada, making new friends, connecting them to their new community and providing homework help.
Big Brother   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
As convenient to volunteer and client
Provide Little Brother with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Across the community of Halton
HEN is currently seeking dedicated volunteers to help at community outreach event. Duties include working with the public, education, asking members of the public to complete short surveys and conducting environmental activities.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Male volunteer mentors needed for our Game On! (Eat Smart, Play Smart, Live Smart) Program. Suitable for men aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
As a Game On! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 8-10 grade 6 to 8 boys in a 7 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Elementary schools across Halton
As a GLOW facilitator, your role is to lead activities for a group of young girls (aged 11-14) from diverse backgrounds, in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating, and being confident in all aspects of their identity. 
This position is suitable for female adults with a strong understanding of diversity & inclusion.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Female volunteer mentors needed for our Go Girls! Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds program! Suitable for women aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
 
As a Go Girls! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 10-12 grade 6 to 8 girls in a 7 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Varies with the event location
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, dodge-ball day, attending sporting events, and many more!
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Selected elementary schools in Oakville, Milton and Georgetown
High school students or adult volunteers will mentor a child in a local elementary school, after school, in a one-to-one relationship. Involves assisting a child in grade 3-8 with their homework, playing educational games, and developing organizational skills.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Elementary schools across Oakville, Milton, Georgetown and Acton
In-School Mentors visit a child at a school once a week for one hour. Together on the school property the student and mentor focus on learning through fun, social, recreational and educational activities. Activities include: sports, crafts, board games, computer time, cooking and reading.
Recycling Education Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
HEN is currently seeking dedicated volunteers to support our community to divert waste. Duties include working with the public, education, asking and instructing the public on recycling and composting to help support proper mitigation.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
The comfort of your own home.
You can volunteer from the comfort of your own home! Telephone a senior or individual with a disability regularly to ensure their safety and provide friendly conversation. This is a very flexible volunteer position. Calls can be done from you own home or other location, at a time that accommodates your schedule.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Trafalgar and QEW, Oakville
We are looking for a key board member interested in a hands-on role in Fundraising, including event management, donor/sponsor relations, grant writing. 
 
Our organization is based in Oakville. This position requires a commitment of about 5 hours per week and attendance at board meetings about 10 times per year.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
QEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Event Assistants, Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Program Development, Waste Diverion, Customer Service
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Georgetown
The Reading Rocks volunteer tutor:  
• Works with the Program Facilitator and Program Coordinator to develop and implement an appropriate and effective individualized literacy program to meet the child’s individual literacy needs;  
• Develops and implements engaging, creative and hands-­‐on literacy activities and games in the areas of literacy: phonics, sight words, fluency, reading/listening comprehension, spelling, grammar, sentence structure, and more to provide assistance for the assigned child struggling with literacy skills;  
• Develops a unique work station where the child’s successes are emphasized;  
• Conducts informal literacy assessment on the first day of program (pre-assessment) as well as on the last day of program (post-assessment);  
• Provides a positive learning environment to invoke self-­‐motivation for the child as he/she develops phonological awareness and processing skills;  
• Educates the child on how their unique learning requirements affect how they understand and use information and how this ultimately affects their ability to learn and ways they can use their unique learning as a strength;  
• Provides regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self-­motivation and self-confidence in their academic development;  
• Fills out session reports after the tutoring sessions to track the children’s progress;  
• Assists the program facilitator if need be.
Volunteer Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
Throughout Halton
We are looking for insured, full G licensed drivers to expand our social and recreational programming. Drive our clients to our social recreational activities in one of our vans, (or your own vehicle; your choice.) Our activities run throughout the Halton Region during regular business hours. 
 
Training is provided and all expenses are covered. You are welcome to join our activities. Make some new friends, get some exercise, commune with nature or stretch your artistic talents, all while giving back to your community.  
 
Shifts are flexible and are offered throughout the region.  
Lived mental health experience considered an asset.
Oakville Farmers' Market
George Street, between Church and Lakeshore Road East, Downtown Oakville
Duties include providing day-of information about the activities on George Street and in Towne Square, letting residents know about the market and its ongoing service, being available for other town information, and getting people involved in the activities (by playing the games and being involved yourself) and being available for help with disassembly at the end of the day. 
Skills required for this position are to be outgoing and willing to interact with people. Must also be prepared and able to work outdoors in the sun or rain for the hours outlined (this is a rain or shine event). 
 
Volunteers will be on George Street, between Church and Lakeshore Road East (Oakville) from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. on during any Saturdays of your choice. There are 3-4 openings for each day. Volunteers are encouraged to sign-up for a minimum of two Saturdays.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
You can volunteer from home. Event: Mazzocato Maple Farm, 8161 First Line, Campbellville (Milton)
As a Community Outreach Coordinator, you will identify opportunities to promote Mudmoiselle in Halton and Mississauga(festivals and events, speaking engagements, parades). You will encourage participation at Mudmoiselle by connecting with the community and sharing the importance of the cause and impact of funds raised. Along with the support of the Mudmoiselle Committee, you will lead the committee in the execution of pre-Mudmoiselle promotional events, ensuring logistics and volunteer resources are managed in a timely fashion throughout the summer leading up to the event. Recruit team and individual participation utilizing own network and committee generated leads.
Adults in Motion, Halton, Adult Day Program
141 Bronte Road, Oakville, L6L 3C3
Assisting individuals with a developmental disABILITY in a fun, friendly atmosphere! Helping out with crafts, activities and community outings. Sharing your talent with cooking, music, singing, crafts, dancing, fitness, drama, sports or any other special talent you can share with our program!
Victorian Order of Nurses, Peel Satellite Office
a) Pick up and deliver meals to clients, including: 
• Reporting to the designated depot at the assigned time 
• Picking up route list, and meals, etc. 
• Delivering meals to assigned clients, dropping off notices etc. within expected time frames 
• Ensuring that meals are received by the client at the time of delivery or following previously made arrangements or procedures 
• Talking with the client to observe that they are safe and all is well 
• Returning containers and any money collected to the designated depot 
• Returning any undeliverable meals to the designated depot 
b) Maintain confidentiality of route sheets 
c) Submission of expense claim form as required 
d) Use “MOW” car sign to facilitate parking and to increase community awareness of the program 
e) Report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients 
f) Attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation
May Court Club of Oakville
200 Kerr St, Oakville
Fit for female applicants. The May Court Club is a women's service organization. Male applicants would not likely feel comfortable in this environment. 
- Input consigned and/or donated items into the computer system 
- Tag clothes and items with prices 
- Hang and display merchandise 
- Greet customers  
- Assist customers in choosing outfits and accessories 
- Cashier (if you are interested in this position, the shop will provide additional training)
Food for Life Canada
Burlington & Oakville
Helping to organize camp lunches and snacks for 12 camp locations throughout the summer. This may include organizing what to give each camp, seeing what is needed regarding food, and communicating with the camp leads. This may also involve working with a food sort group to pull all the lunches and snacks together. This also includes snack and lunch procurement from companies and organizations.  
 
This program is made possible through the Sodexo "Feeding our Futures" Program.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
LDAH office and remote access
Responsible for effective governance of the organization. LDAH Board is responsible for setting overall direction, establishing long range plans, monitoring HR requirements of ED and fundraising.  
Developing public image of the Association & providing leadership. Strategic planning and fundraising experience an asset. Corporate connections considered an invaluable asset. 
 
Board members are required to take an active role in carrying out the activities of the association.
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
The Bike Corral is located just outside Glen Abbey Golf Club on the corner of Dorval Dr & Old Abbey
The Canadian Open will be taking place from July 23- 29, 2018 at Glen Abbey Golf Club, Oakville and we are also looking for volunteers to help with the corral throughout the week! The bike corral is home to about 400 bikes per day throughout the Canadian Open. Volunteers assist with the organization of the corral, and to make the transition smooth! 
 
Due to the nature of this service, enthusiasm and the ablility to lift a standard bike (approximately 30lbs) are required.
Canadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch Head Office - Oakville
1540 Cornwall Rd, Unit 106, Oakville
The role of the board is to provide stewardship to the organization to ensure we stay true to the purpose of our mandate, set strategic goals to support our vision, act in our values and deliver on our mission. We monitor the performance of the organization to ensure the strategic goals and required policies are being met, and we evaluate our performance and plan our succession to ensure continuity of quality leadership.
School Workshop Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Focus on Nature, Guelph Wellington Branch
Halton Region Elementary Schools
Join us for a fun day helping kids find the beauty of nature! Workshop Program Assistants will be part of a team assisting the lead instructor with the delivery of Focus on Nature photography workshops in local schools, outdoor education centres, and at special events.  
 
Duties include: mentoring students in nature exploration and photography while accompanying them on photo walks in local parks and natural areas; assisting with the importing, editing, and reviewing of student images; leading a small group activity in the afternoon as part of a series of photography/nature activity stations.  
 
Key goals of Focus on Nature are to inspire young people to explore and appreciate nature through photography and to connect with their creativity. This is done by teaching students the "elements of design", and by exploring local natural areas as photographers, with eyes wide open to the beauty and complexity of nature. Students are encouraged to slow down and to look for the elements of design in nature, and they are reminded that nature has always acted as inspiration for art, design, and architecture. At the end of each workshop, there is a celebration with a slideshow of each students' 10 favourite images, and we give "extension activities" to teachers and students so that they can continue to learn.
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Grant Review Team Member   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Ontario Trillium Foundation, Toronto
Local - 16 Grant Review Teams are located across the province
Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) volunteers review and recommend projects for funding in Ontario’s communities. Over 200 volunteers bring diverse perspectives and knowledge from regions across the province. As public appointees, OTF volunteers are stewards of public funds and work to ensure a broad range of perspectives are represented in the 16 Grant Review Teams that inform grant-making decisions.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Are you an organized individual who enjoys helping out at fun-filled and rewarding special events and fundraisers. If so, you may be interested in becoming a part of our special events volunteer team.  
 
Several special events are organized each year where volunteers are needed to assist with organizing and running the event. Events such as: golf tournaments, diversity day events, racquet club events, dragon boat races and most importantly our annual fundraising Stardust Gala.  
 
The funds raised at these events goes towards providing programs for children in care, such as bursaries, camps, educational programs and seasonal gifts through the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton.
Tutor Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
In your home, library, foster parents home or agency
Would you like to help a child/youth reach their full academic potential or motivate them to achieve more?  
Volunteers are required to tutor children/youth in all subjects, especially math, English, science and French.  
The volunteer will assist a child to experience success in learning through a supportive one-to-one relationship.  
The children requiring assistance can range from age 6-18 and all academic levels.  
Scheduling can be arranged directly with the caregiver at your mutual convenience.
Bingo Volunteer   Burlington  Oakville 
Canadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch Head Office - Oakville
Providing customer service at bingo sessions that raise funds for community mental health services (i.e. reading numbers back to callers to confirm wins)
Driver and Driver's Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Food for Life Canada
Volunteer drivers collect and distribute surplus perishable food from grocery stores and restaurants in the Halton Region and distribute the food agencies and outreach programs. We are willing to work with volunteers for as many days as they are available-weekdays and/or weekends.  
Driver assistants help pick up items from designated locations. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Assistant minimum age - 16 years.
West Oakville Preschool Centre Incorporated, Licensed Child Care Centre
1280 Dundas St. W, Oakville, ON, L6M 4H9 - 2nd floor of St. Volodymyr's Cultural Centre
Engaging in positive interactions with children ages 1-5 year old, their families and WOPC employees, through conversations, and planned and spontaneous learning experiences (i.e. singing, story telling, participating in play and exploration alongside children), role modelling positive interactions for children to learn from. Assisting employees in meeting children's individual needs. Keeping the environment clean and tidy and assisting programs with cleaning & disinfecting of toys and equipment.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton & Oakville (meetings)
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from acquisition of silent auction items, procurement of sponsorship, ticket and table sales, coordination of print materials, and event day set up.  
Ideally, this person is a go-getter, good follow through, comfortable asking for sponsorship/money and can build a good rapport with sponsors.
Board Member   Oakville 
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
This is a working board. The board is involved in the organization - i.e. fundraising, special events, member and volunteer management, monthly evening meetings, promoting the organization, strategic planning, community engagement.
ROCK
Iroquois Shore, Oakville
Along 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.
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor for example: coffee shop or library
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their same profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
ROCK
Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
Lead and supervise a social skills group of girls (grades 4 to 8) with the assistance of teen volunteers 
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
Central West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office
53 Bond St., Oakville, Ontario
The role of the Board of Directors is to govern and oversee the affairs of Central West Specialized Developmental Services (CWSDS). The Board of Directors are required to attend all board meetings and must sit on at least one board committee.
Oakville Public Library, Oakville - Central Branch
Central, Clearview, Glen Abbey, Iroquois Ridge, White Oaks and Woodside Branches
In small groups or on a one-on-one basis: 
- Help library customers become more confident and proficient users of mobile devices and computers.  
- Help library customers learn to use the library’s online products and services, such as eBooks and eMagazines. 
- Help library customers with the basics of email, Word/PowerPoint/Excel, and web browsing.
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office
Halton Branch Office, 2345 Wyecroft Rd, Oakville
We are looking for retirees and students from the Health/Social Services (nursing, social work, teachers/facilitators and those who have experience with supporting individuals with dementia) to join our team.  
 
- Under the direction of the Coordinator, Tele-connect Program, make outreach calls to clients who have been diagnosed with a dementia and/or their caregivers.  
- Provide support and socialization to aid in decreased feelings of isolation and depression and increased independence.  
- Educate clients on appropriate resources (brochures, handouts, etc.), and other community programs that may benefit the client and caregiver/family.
ROCK
Flexible. Meetings will be held in Oakville.
The New Mentality is a mental health group that is comprised of youth looking to decrease stigma and raise awareness about mental health. The New Mentality Halton is looking for group members to assist in the creation of a fourth annual youth engagement conference. The main goal of this conference is to encourage youth to start a New Mentality Council at their own school. The conference will educate youth as well as their staff advisor(s) on how to successfully run a council and create an event. We are looking for self-motivated, opinionated and organized youth to join our team!
Youth Aiding Youth Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK
At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area.
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.
Wellness Services Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Halton Region
Looking for volunteers trained in the following wellness modalities: RMT, Therapeutic Touch, Reiki etc., able to commit to 1 hour per week or biweekly, providing volunteer wellness services to clients in the community in need.
Board Member   Oakville 
Bronte Historical Society
7 West River Street, Oakville, Ontario L6l 6N9
Serve as Board Member of the Bronte Historical Society. Monthly meetings. Help with marketing/communications/social media and events.
Volunteer Tutor   Burlington  Oakville 
Literacy South Halton, Burlington Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
At offices in Burlington or Oakville
Tutoring adults with low level literacy skills, one-on-one, once or twice a week. Training provided. No previous teaching experience is required, just some free time, enthusiasm and a desire to help someone.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Volunteer at 53 Bond St, Oakville or 2521 Dundas St. (Palermo site) Oakville
There 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.
Ten Thousand Villages, Oakville Store
Downtown Oakville
1. Deliver excellent customer service: 
- greet, welcome customers 
- assist customers in finding gifts or products  
- learn product features and artisan information  
- share the mission of Ten Thousand Villages 
2. Operate the computerized cash register to ring in purchases, handling cash and credit cards.  
3. Assist the Store Manager with keeping the store neat, clean and attractive and restocking inventory.
Volunteer Visitor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office
Clients' home in Halton
To provide socialization and companionship through weekly home visits with a client in the early to mid stages of Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia. Through activities like games, puzzles, crafts, music, walking and reminiscing, volunteers will provide quality time that will have a positive impact on the client as well as the caregiver by providing short periods of respite through the visit.
ROCK
471 Pearl Street, Burlington
We need a qualified volunteer who can assist with managing the children in our waiting room. Some children will be with parents and others will be on their own. The main function is to ensure the children are safe and are appropriately occupied while they are waiting for their appointment. We will have activities, games and movies on hand for the volunteer to use with the children. Most children are well behaved. Some children start to misbehave when they are bored or anxious/stressed. Sometimes they will just need a little reassurance that our staff are very kind and helpful. If there are any behaviours that are not manageable then we will have staff nearby who can help. We want the waiting room to be family friendly, so the volunteer will help to make everyone feel welcome!
Marketing Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop, library, workplace, community centre
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
Accounting Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop, library, workplace, community centre
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their profession. They assist a mentee in:  
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture  
•gathering information on their occupation and industry  
•improving job search strategies and networks
Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Locations are selected by the Mentor (e.g. coffee shop, library, Community Centre, etc.)
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their same profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•developing professional networks and job search strategies
Graphic Designer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Home Suite Hope, Unpublished, ReStart Halton
Do you have a passion for making a change in the community? Home Suite Hope (HSH) is recruiting graphic designers for creative and design projects. 
We are looking for innovative and inspiring artists full of creative ideas, to: 
• Work closely with our team to identify its needs in terms of design. 
• Create designs and graphics that convey a message in accordance with the HSH’s requirements. 
 
If you're looking for a fulfilling project where you'll be using your artistic skills to make the world a better place, then join our team now!
Sustainable Event Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Community Events in Halton
Help with waste mitigation at community events. We are looking for leaders to help train, supervise and volunteer for community events across Halton. We will train you and support you to ensure you understand the process and proper disposal methods. Depending on your role, duties could include, scheduling of volunteers at the waste station, supervision of the site, ensuring and helping the public sort their waste correctly.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community.
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. 
Currently looking for English, Italian, Spanish,Turkish, Portuguese, Arabic, Cantonese, Russian, German speaking men and women in Halton.
Oakville Strokers
Glen Abbey Community Centre, 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON L6M 3G2
Assist stroke survivors in the swimming pool and in the pool change rooms.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
At your own school, you plan and host this event.
- Volunteers have the chance to plan an amazing event that could include live music, DJs, games, sports and other activities to keep fellow students engaged and active throughout the event.  
- Students will form relay teams to fundraise and take turn walking or running around your school’s track, passing the baton to teammates to achieve personal or team distance goals, and connect with others in this emotionally inspiring event
Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
258 Kerr Street, Oakville, ON
Set up of 8x8 and 10x10 tents (25), tables, chairs, attach numbers to tents, assist arriving merchants with set up, registration table, monitor entrance, run errands, problem solve. 
 
Market set up starts at 6:45 am. Merchants arrive at their booths starting at 8 am. Assist with take down commencing at 3pm and lasting until 3:45-4 pm (approximate) 
 
Additional hours may be available on a Thursday or Friday before the first market date, Saturday June 9, to assisting with hauling tents over to temporary storage at the event site. After the last market, additional hours may be available by assisting to load and haul tents back over to their permanent storage location. Please inquire about this opportunity and we can let you know when we have the information available.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Oakville
We are currently seeking a Chartered Professional Accountant to assist the board in financial accountability. 
 
Our Board meets approximately ten times a year in Oakville for 2 hour meetings from 6-8PM. Board members also participate in one Committee of the Board that convenes outside of meetings of the Board. Enthusiasm and time to devote to the agency are essential (average of 5 hours per month). 
 
If you live in the community Links2Care serves and are interested in joining the Links2Care Board to support seniors and adults with disabilities, children and families and people in need, then please submit your resume and expression of interest to: 
 
Chair, Governance Committee, Links2Care Board of Directors, c/o info@links2care.ca indicating Board Recruitment-CPA in the subject line.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Meetings are generally held in Oakville.
We are currently seeking a candidate with close ties to Halton Hills to complement our passionate and dedicated Board of Directors.  
 
We welcome individuals interested in steering our organization. Experience in strategic planning, finance/accounting, marketing, law, compensation, information technology, risk management, and some knowledge of social and health services are assets. 
 
Our Board meets approximately ten times a year for 2 hour meetings from 6-8PM. Board members also participate in one Committee of the Board that convenes outside of meetings of the Board. Enthusiasm and time to devote to the agency are essential (average of 5 hours per month). 
 
We welcome your interest in joining the Links2Care Board to support seniors and adults with disabilities, children and families, and people in need in your community. Please submit your resume and expression of interest to: 
 
Chair, Governance Committee, Links2Care Board of Directors, c/o info@links2care.ca and indicate: Board Recruitment-Halton Hills in the subject line.
Board Member   Milton  Oakville 
Family Place (The), Milton - Bishop Reding High School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Meetings alternate between our two sites in Milton and Oakville
We are seeking community members with one or more of the following qualities: Proven entrepreneurship, legal experience, financial experience and training, fundraising, previous Not For Profit board experience, knowledge of governance, knowledge of childcare, and strategic vision. 
 
We are governed by a Policy Board made up of a maximum of 11 volunteers, a mixture of parents and community members. Our board meets approximately 11 times per year (once per month, usually the 3rd Wednesday), in the evening. In addition to the board meetings, all board members have the opportunity to participate on one or more committees, which meet every 2 to 4 months. The average time commitment for our board members is about 3 to 4 hours per month. Each Board Member commits to a two year term, during which they are to attend all Board meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees and form the governance direction of the organization. 
 
We are currently accepting applications from interested and committed community members for the position of general Board Member.  
 
If you are self-directed, currently reside in Halton, and are interested in giving back to your community, we would love to hear from you. We are a group of like-minded people who can have fun while still recognizing the important task our child care centres must do.
Pop Up Market Champion   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Feeding Halton, No Physical Address
Multiple locations in Halton
Volunteers would need to have their own mode of transportation to and from Pop Up Market locations. They would be responsible for set up and tear down of the market, interacting with the community in a positive manner, handing out food literacy pieces, and handling money. 
Actual locations and dates will be confirmed in the middle of June. It would be best to choose your location and be flexible with the day of the week you can volunteer.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
There are several events held at different locations around Halton.
We ask our summer volunteers to help with set up and clean up before and after special events, and monitoring and replenishing refreshments, supervising children’s activities and directing parents during the event.
Fundraising   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Mainly at our central location 53 Bond St. (Rebecca and Kerr Streets)
Help to organize one or more of our annual fundraising events such as a garage sale, silent auction, raffle, gift wrapping, plant sale. Help to plan out these annual activities and assist in organization of volunteers around the event
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville (at Kerr/Rebecca Streets) or 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo) at Bronte Rd.
Lead a small group of men (6-10) who are interested in woodworking, carpentry, and discussion. Do small projects with them. Make the time enjoyable, fun, informative.  
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri - facilitate a woodworking/social group of men
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Oakville
- Interested in contributing to the cultural life of the Oakville community.  
- Responsible for executing strategy and a variety of tasks involved in our fundraising efforts throughout the Season.  
- Success is measured by achieving a target number of attendees as well as the dollar amount raised.  
- A passion for music and previous experience in event organizing is desirable.  
- This position reports to the Fundraising Director.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Attend and participate in monthly planning meetings (2 hrs per month). Participate in work groups to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
Northridge Long Term Care Centre
496 Postridge Drive, Oakville
Meal assistance training provided 
Assigned to specific resident(s) for designated meals 
Assist resident to dining room 
Provide assistance throughout the meal in the dining room, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse/Registered Practical Nurse
Northridge Long Term Care Centre
496 Postridge Drive, Oakville
Sign in at volunteer sign in and put on name tag.  
Report to recreation staff to be notified of specific tasks and duties to be performed during activity 
Volunteer to follow direction and instructions of recreation staff, by inviting and assisting resident to designated program area. This may including pushing residents in their wheelchairs. 
Follow instructions for specific activities. Provide residents with verbal encouragement. 
Upon completion of program assist residents back to their home area. 
Assist with program area clean up. 
Notify program staff of any issues or concerns that arose from visit
FUN-draising Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Region
Are you an outgoing, personable, and organized individual who love the challenge of fundraising and enjoys meeting people in our community? If so, we are looking for you!!  
 
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to volunteer working with other team members to identify and solicit donations from potential donors and sponsors in our community. Secured donations which highlight businesses will be showcased at our annual 2018 Stardust Gala "From Halton with Love" (April 21, 2018).  
 
- Connect with your neighbours, members of the community, businesses, family and friends (online or in person) with a donation/sponsorship kit.  
- Seek donations, as well as share information about the work of the Children's Aid Foundation of Halton.  
 
The funds raised at the Stardust Gala will benefit children and youth in care with programs such as bursaries, camps, supplemental educational programs and seasonal gifts. With your help children and youth are put on the path to success. You’re the ONE making a difference and we thank you!
Volunteer Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton community
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.
Civil Engineering Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by mentor -- for example: cofee shop or library
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their same profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Halton
If you'd like to become actively involved in making a positive contribution in your community, we have various volunteer positions available with ActiveChefs - a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) serving school-age children in various elementary schools & community neighbourhoods covering Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton. 
 
Based on your background, expertise & special interest, you could help with various organizational initiatives such as marketing, communication, social media, event management & coordination, youth & community engagement, fundraising, donations, program support, administrative support, coaching, recreation, program activities, teaching assistance, education support, general assistance, transportation, food prep, kitchen work, meal preparation, usher, server, games, sports etc.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
St.Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and St. John's United (262 Randall St.) Oakville
4-5 hours on concert dates (Saturday and Sunday) focused on two areas: 
. Usher audience members into the Church, provide programs and sometimes assist in seating more elderly audience members . Assist in staging of concerts, moving piano, chairs and stands before and clearing chairs etc after the concert. 
 
We are looking for volunteers with an interest in: 
- understanding how an orchestra concert is presented 
- providing excellent customer service to OCO patrons 
- helping set up the stage & box office before concerts and tear-down post-concert  
- ushering and interacting with patrons 
- assisting in raffle and soloist flower presentations 
- assisting with intermission reception preparation, execution & clean-up
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop or library
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their same profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
ActiveChefs
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to: 
- Help develop, plan & organize special events and support our organizational fundraising activities.  
- Work with other team members to identify, solicit & connect with potential donors, prospects and sponsors.  
- Assist create communications, mailing lists, promotional and marketing materials.  
- Support other initiatives like annual gala, anniversary celebrations, event programming, volunteer & alumni relations, PR and special campaigns, as needed and assigned.  
- Manage highly sensitive financial and other personal information with confidentiality. 
- Willingness and ability to travel and meet deadlines is required.  
 
Prior relevant experience in a similar role especially working with non-profit organizations/charities/charitable foundations/schools is preferred but not necessary. Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and computer proficiency. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail and sense of urgency. Superb in negotiation and relationship cultivation. Creative-thinker, self-starter with ability to work independently and within a team.
Oakville Rangers Hockey Club
Oakville- Various arenas
- Liaison between HL VP’s and ORHC Office and coaches, players and/or parents. 
- Collect a team budget from each team within your division and submit them to the ORHC Office 
- Assist in balancing of teams as required 
- Approve team travel permits and submit to ORHC office for processing 
- Hold coaches meetings 2-3 times over the course of the season to provide updates and information 
- Attend team practices from time to time to observe practice format 
- Update standings on ORHC website 
- Maintain the scoring statistics for the Division 
- Pick up and distribute team pictures 
- Monitoring and reporting of any detrimental behaviour by coaches and/or parents 
- Collection and consolidation of player evaluations from coaches 
- Complete and submit coach evaluations for each coach in your division
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example coffee shop or library
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their same profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
These are some the of the duties our volunteers perform: 
 
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-On-line ordering of food for our programs. 
-Preparing meals and snacks for students to eat; most programs do not involve cooking, but most have some cutting of fresh fruits and vegetables and minimal preparation of other food items. 
-Setting up for food service which can include setting up chairs and tables, cleaning the eating and food preparation surfaces and putting out dishes and food.  
-Post-program clean up; this can include doing dishes, putting food away, cleaning tables and putting away chairs. 
-Monthly reporting and financial tracking; this involves working with school staff to obtain account balances and submitting totals to HFFT each month.
Halton Healthcare, Volunteer Services
Mayfair Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville
Interact with and assist participants on behalf of the Oakville hospital at Wednesday afternoon bingo sessions at the DELTA Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville. Hospital games are first and third Wednesday afternoons each month, but volunteers can elect to do fewer sessions if preferred.
Halton Healthcare, Volunteer Services
Allendale - Milton; Creekway- Burlington; Post Inn Village - Oakville
Assist retirement home clients to get to their foot care appointment on time and help schedule for their next appointment, all within the facility, located in the Halton community - Oakville, Burlington, or Milton.
Big Sister   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton
Provide Little Sister with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Group Leaders   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
Halton Region
Volunteers required to facilitate ongoing group programming. We strive to host groups that are "safe spaces" for individuals who may not be ready to participate in community activities. We are looking for people to share their craft, favourite hobby or skill with our clients. Computer basics, homework helper, and book/film clubs are all client suggestions. We run our programs in all areas of Halton Region. please send us an email indicating your availability and area of interest.
Home Suite Hope, Unpublished, ReStart Halton
Oakville
Volunteer committee roles include sponsorship, promotions, logistics, restaurant recruitment, volunteer recruitment, and more.  
If you have a knack for organizing events, are a professional who wants to branch out and lend your expertise, then we want to hear from you! Whether you are a networking ninja or a student looking to gain leadership experience and volunteer hours, volunteering is a great way to network, meet new and incredible people from your community and a great resume building opportunity. 
 
Please forward a paragraph indicating how you see yourself fitting on the Empty Bowls volunteer committee to events@homesuitehope.org. Thank you to all interested applicants.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Assisting for two-hour shifts or more on September 8th, 2018 from 10 am to midnight, supporting various stations and BBQ
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Oakville Central: 53 Bond St | Oakville North: 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo United Church)
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.
Receptionist   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St., Oakville, ON L6K1L8
Greet visitors as they enter the building. Give directions to the public. 
Answer the phones.Communicate messages to the staff. 
Assist the public by giving out information about the agency. 
Help with filing and general office work.
Oakville Little League Baseball
Work from home or at clubhouse at 425 Cornwall, Oakville
Schedule umpires for all house league games (regular season, playoffs & tournaments) using a web based scheduling system (HorizonWebRef). Duties will include updating and maintaining the system.
Communication Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Oakville 
Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs
​Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Mississauga and Brampton
Under the guidance of the Speech Language Pathologist and Communicative Disorders Assistant, the communication volunteer will learn new skills to: 
- Work with small groups of adults with acquired communication disorders 
- Use supportive conversation skills in facilitating discussion groups with clients within our programs 
- Assist clients to understand and participate in various conversational and language-based communication activities  
- Bring forth thoughts and new ideas to the group 
 
Other responsibilities may include: 
- Assisting staff with the set-up and clean-up of program space before and after each session 
- Informing the SLP or CDA in advance when unable to attend a session 
- Maintaining confidentiality within the parameters defined by the Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Interpreters and Translators   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
To assist newcomers, government and community agencies by interpreting/translating in another language on issues such as domestic violence, immigration, welfare, health and other issues.
Peer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Support & Housing - Halton, Milton, TEACH
Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills (Georgetown and Acton)
Participate as a peer volunteer co-facilitator or peer mentor in one of our 8 week workshops or in one of our CheckPoint drop in groups. The candidate will have their own personal lived experience with a mental health issue(s) and/or addiction or destructive behaviour.
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
In the client's house, apartment or retirement residence (Oakville, Burlington & North Halton)
Provide social support for lonely, isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility. 
 
On a weekly or bi-weekly you can visit one of our wonderful clients' in their home. During your visit you can chat over coffee, play a game of cards, visit the library or museum, run some errands together - like grocery shopping...these are just a few ideas. 
 
You'll be helping keep seniors and psychically challenged adults active, independent and happy.
Memory Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Client's home apartment, supported living or retirement home (Oakville, Burlington, North Halton)
You can provide sunshine by making a new friend with a client who is still very social, friendly and happy to see you but is experiencing challenges with their memory. Many are still very physically able bodied. 
 
Visits can be weekly or every 2 weeks for as little as one hour total time commitment for an in home visit or a couple of hours if you care to take them to an activity in which you share an interest (coffee & shopping, an art show, live music, shopping, bowling or even for a walk by the lake) . By volunteering you may also be providing some much-needed support to a caregiver or family member simply by visiting one of our wonderful clients.
Engineering Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by mentor -- for example: workplace, library, Sheridan, Tim Hortons
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
STRIDE, Milton - Head Office
Meetings are usually held in Oakville and the golf tournament will be held in Carlisle.
Be an active participant in all facets of the golf tournament from acquisition of silent auction items, prizes and procurement of hole sponsors and golfers. Attend and participate in Committee meetings, as needed. 
Ideally, this person is a go-getter, comfortable asking for sponsorship and good business and golfer connections.
Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics
• Assist with set-up and tear-down of the promotional booth and other equipment (if applicable) 
• Provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors 
• Provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives 
• Assist with management of participant records and event documentation 
• Deliver professional presentations on behalf of Canadian Blood Services about programs (including stem cell registry, as appropriate), the importance of blood donation and the need to recruit new blood donors for Canada’s blood system 
• Complete all required forms on time and bring forward requests for additional information and post-presentation feedback to Volunteer Resources
Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics
Varies
• Regularly review written volunteer duties and region specific procedures 
• Set up typing stations per Canadian Blood Services standards 
• Ensure identity of participant matches “What’s Your Type?” registration form information 
• Provide ongoing, meaningful conversation to put the participant at ease 
• Explain the procedure and method used to determine ABO grouping 
• Prepare blood grouping trays 
• Obtain capillary sample 
• Determine ABO blood group and Rh factor 
• Monitor the participant and advise supervisor of any participant adverse reactions 
• May be required to perform First Aid or CPR 
• Explain ABO system, Rh factor and the need for blood 
• Ensure proper disposal of bio-hazardous waste
Family Night Social Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK
Once a month, rotating around the region, we host an evening where families have an opportunity to share in a meal together, meeting other families, sharing and learning from each other – a place and space for everyone to “be themselves”. 
Themes and activities change every month. 
 
Assist the Family Advisory Committee with the set-up, and facilitation of evening activities and tear down at the end of the event
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence
OSCaR's Place volunteers serve seniors and visitors.  
Assist clients with groceries within the shop, serve refreshments, work as cashier, socialize with patrons and be part of a vibrant team.
Deconstruction Crew Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line Unit 10 Burlington and various locations in the Halton Region
This volunteer position follows up directly with potential kitchen donors arranging a time to view the potential salvage.  
 
This position works directly with the salvage crew removing kitchens from community members homes for resale in our ReStore along with other salvage jobs including house demos. 
 
Please note this position requires moving, loading and unloading heavy items (up to 50lbs).
Deconstruction Crew Member   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Habitat Halton Office (Burlington) and various locations in the Halton Region
• Salvage items from donor’s homes during renovations and demolitions (cabinetry, doors, windows, etc.) 
• Assist in loading the donated items into the Habitat ReStore truck
Senior Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Anywhere in Halton Region
- Assist in Senior Circle discussions with groups in the Halton Region regarding issues affecting seniors i.e. elder abuse, social isolation, neglect, inter-familial violence and inter-generational conflict.  
- on occasion represent SAVIS at public display booths,  
- volunteer time at Bingo  
- help during fundraising events.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
Answer front desk phone call, info and referral, excel database input for memberships, and welcome people.
Volunteer Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Community Living Ontario
Student Links is a provincial initiative of Community Living Ontario. The intent of Student Links is to assists high school students, who have an intellectual disability, to consider a variety of possibilities for their future by exploring their identified area of interest. Our commitment is to connect students to the places and the people who share the knowledge of that particular interest. 
We are looking for enthusiastic people (like you!) who would like to be matched with a student who is interested in what you do or an area of interest, passion or expertise that you hold. 
 
Yes, you have an expertise, we all do, but you may not look at it in this way. Let us explore with you the areas of interest or expertise that you can share with a student. Please tell us about: 
What types of work have you done or currently do? 
What are your hobbies and interests?
Heart and Stroke, Halton Region Office
Various host sites throughout Burlington, Milton and Oakville
Big Bike Event Day Volunteers are needed to assist with this fun event that supports the foundation and makes an impact on the fight against heart disease!  
Volunteers will enthusiastically greet riders coming out to Big Bike Day; take registrations and give out prizes; count and add up money to announce fundraising dollars; help out with set-up and clean-up; serve food and coffee. Volunteers must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, be task oriented and detail oriented.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Own home or office
The candidate would initially serve as a Director-at-Large with a groomed path towards the elected position of Vice President. The candidate must have a commitment to, and develop a clear understanding of, the mission of the organization. He/she must have 5 to 8 hours per week for his/her primary duties and this groomed path allows him/her to learn the meeting procedures and by-laws of the organization. 
 
The duties include:  
- Serving as a spokesperson for the organization  
- Developing and maintaining relationships with sponsors and advertisers  
- Management and governance of the organization  
- Developing agendas and chairing Board meetings, and organizing the annual general meeting  
- Ensuring the monitoring and evaluating of the quality of collective and individual Board member performance  
- Ensuring timely and effective performance of organizational functions necessary for the maintenance of not-for-profit charitable organization tax related status. 
- Ensuring the Board is meeting its obligations in relation to effective: 
• organizational planning 
• efficient and prudent financial management 
• resource development and fundraising 
• relationships with the community 
• management of human resources  
• management of responsive, quality programming
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence
Volunteer will assist in the Healthy Living Programs/Volunteer Department with seniors' programs and duties as assigned.  
Provide office assistance, helping with activities and programs, telephone, friendly visiting, reading, library, computer, friendly escort to appointments, refreshment server, etc. Assignments will be based on volunteer skills and interests and department need.
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Facilitation of open-ended peer support groups for bereaved children, teens, adults.
YMCA of Oakville
Peter Gilgan Family YMCA, 410 Rebecca St., Oakville
The purpose of the YMCA Fitness Instructor is to lead land or water based fitness activities that will help people reach their health and fitness goals in spirit, mind and body. 
• 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
Student Links Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Community Living Ontario
Mississauga, Oakville, Milton & Burlington
If you’ve got an hour a week or a  couple of hours a month  to offer to a student with an intellectual disability, get in touch with us! 
Have Fun! - Work on a project together, teach a student how to get involved in their interests (ie. sports, fitness, baking, cooking, music, photography clubs) give advice on employment, and skill development.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Oakville, Burlington, Acton, Georgetown, Milton
You can provide the social support isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility in Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown, Milton or Acton need to remain happy and independent in the comfort of their own homes! 
 
Gardening, visiting, walking, shopping, crafts, cars, museums, art, nature, current affairs, travel.....you name it. 
 
Some of our wonderful clients do not speak English or prefer to use their first language. We're also looking for volunteers who can speak: French, Polish (1 client in Oakville & Burlington), Russian (1 client in Oakville) Korean, German (3 clients in Burlington), Portuguese (Burlington), Italian (2 ladies in Oakville), Indian (Hindi, Urdu or Punjabi) or Ukrainian.
Distress Line Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Distress Centre Halton, Oakville Office
Halton
Volunteers provide an empathetic, confidential, and non-judgmental telephone support service to callers in accordance with policies and guidelines learned in the training course.  
 
We do not give advice. Volunteers befriend and listen to callers, provide crisis prevention/intervention and help callers explore alternatives so they may find a solution to their particular situation.
The Women's Centre of Halton, Oakville - Rebecca St
1515 Rebecca Street, Suite 229, Oakville
The Women's Centre is looking for experienced support group facilitators and coaches 
Groups include Separation and Divorce, Self Esteem, Mental Health, and Abuse 
The Women's Centre is looking for Peer Supports to volunteer in our Oakville and Milton location
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Anywhere in Halton Region
You can provide much-needed exercise and motivation to isolated seniors, in the comfort of their own home! One hour per week. 
 
We'll provide you with a FREE 4-hour certificate training. This training will get you ready to: 
 
-Offer supervision and companionship 
-Help improve strength, balance and mobility while preventing falls, so our clients can remain independent in their own homes 
 
We'll match you with one client for a 12-week cycle, with visits made once per week for approximately 1 hour.
Group Support Facilitator   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon)
Our goal is to find individuals who are over the age of 18, who have suffered loss themselves or whom feel they are capable of using their own experiences with grief to provide peer support within a facilitation role in our grief support group. We offer both closed and open grief support groups which are held twice a month, as well as in more structure 8 week programs, with session being held once a week. We are in search of individuals to fill both volunteer facilitation positions. We are currently looking for people to run a spousal loss group as well as an ages 55+ group.
Oakville & Milton Humane Society
Sort through thrift items to select items for the store. Weighing items that the store will be keeping and record keeping. Pricing & displaying thrift items. Helping the public to purchase thrift items.
Male Ally Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Educate the public on issues of consent, male privilege, and healthy masculinity. 
Represent MAN in community events and booths. 
Attend monthly community meetings. 
Sit on MAN's Action Committee. 
Contribute to MAN's website development and maintenance.
Joy of Learning Centre
Oakville
Challenger baseball is a division of Little League for players with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the full benefits of participation in baseball at a level structured to their abilities. 
 
Coaching duties include:  
- Organizing/coming up with practice drills 
- Executing drills  
- Helping players on the field 
- Coordinating games
YMCA of Oakville
• Assist program staff at Home Suite Hope in delivering quality, engaging programs 
• Assist the driver in transporting families to and from the Home Suite Hope program in our YMCA community van 
• Provide help with administrative duties for the YMCA and Home Suite Hope 
• Program runs every Tuesday night from 4:45pm – 10:00 PM 
• 5:00 – 6:30 will be assisting the driver in transporting families to their destination in the YMCA van, 6:30-8:30 will be assisting Home Suite Hope with child care activities, 8:30 – 10:00 will be transporting the families back to their homes 
• Volunteers are to be in the passenger seat of the YMCA van and are not expected to drive.
YMCA of Oakville
Variety of locations Our Lady of Peace Separate School, Glen Abbey United Church, YMCA of Oakville
• Promoting inclusion and belonging through age-appropriate skills, drills and activities 
• To act as a positive role model for youth in the community 
• To patiently guide youth through a 12-week basketball program  
• To ensure the values of learning, activity, success and respect are met
Board Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
33 City Centre Dr. Suite 610, Mississauga Hwy 10/& Hwy 403
Expansion of our programs and services, establishing our organization with new funders and new fundraising programs.
Oakville Rangers Hockey Club
Oakville- Various arenas
This volunteer opportunity is also suitable for Hockey Parents and Former hockey players who want to give back to the sport. 
 
- Serve as the official spokesperson on behalf of the team 
- Coordinate the delegation of responsibilities to the assistant coach and manager 
- Plan on and off-ice activities in consultation with the assistant coach 
- Coordinate player evaluation and selection in conjunction with the Division Convenor 
- Plan, implement and control pre-game preparation and communication with the team 
- Design the practice plans in consultation with the assistant coach. 
- Coach the team in all games and practices 
- Establish rules for the team and oversee the supervision of the players 
- Complete year-end reporting as required by MOHA 
- Outline of practice plans and game strategy and recommendations on how the program can be improved 
- Pick up uniforms from Corbett’s for distribution to the team following direction from the Convenor 
- Report to the association through the Association mentor or designate. 
 
Time Commitment: 
 
Weekly practices and/or games; usually approximately 2-3 hours in duration 
Weekly game/practice preparation; usually 1-2 hours in duration 
Tournaments (home and away) 
Attend meetings as required by Association at the start of the season 
Check emails and answer any enquires in a timely fashion, approximately 2 hours a week.
Volunteer ConnectCARE Installer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Healthcare, Volunteer Services
Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital-Main Floor
Install the ConnectCARE emergency response base unit for new clients. To replace unit batteries and personal help buttons as needed.
Special Events Volunteers   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Various locations in Halton, depending on event
Volunteers will assist with special events that either raise awareness about Halton Women's Place in the community or assist by volunteering to plan or help at fundraisers such as Gala Dinner Auction, Golf Tournament, Hope in High Heels, or third party fundraising events such as car washes, BBQs, etc. 
 
Gala Committee members needed for monthly meetings September to March. Assist with sponsorship, ticket sales, and auction item solicitation.
Volunteer Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
- Drive refugees to any appointments or any other places they may need to go in Halton.
St John Ambulance, Oakville - Morden Rd - Milton & Halton Hills Branch
Varies with event
Working within a team you will provide first aid coverage at local events. St. John Ambulance will train you to Medical First Responder status at no fee to you. You will be asked to attend weekly meetings Monday evenings where training, event coverage and simulations scenario are conducted.
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St, Oakville
As a Coat Check Attendant you care for audience belongings, managing the careful storage and retrieval of personal effects. The primary purpose of the position is to offer to collect guest belongings, take the appropriate fee, and issue claim tickets while providing prompt, 
courteous and professional service.
Usher   Oakville 
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St, Oakville
- Welcome and Direct patrons to the correct seat and provide them with the proper information required for a “red carpet experience”. 
- Answer questions or direct to the correct staff person if necessary to appropriately answer. 
- To respond to and handle house disturbances. 
- To assist anyone who requires assistance or special seating arrangements. 
- Other duties as assigned
Therapy Dog Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
St John Ambulance, Therapy Dog Program
Various locations
Handlers and their canines make weekly visits to long term care facilities in Milton, Oakville & Halton Hills. There is a short training/evaluation process including a minimum of 10 visits. Canines must be at least 1 year old. Volunteer hours are flexible to your schedule. Handlers must be 18 or 16 and accompanied by an adult. Handlers must commit to 60 hours per year.
Volunteer Truck Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Driver picks up truck from rental agency and brings truck to packing site unless directed to another place to pick up supplies to bring to the packing site. 
• Delivery team oversees loading of boxes onto the truck. Work with lead shipper to ensure correct number of boxes are on truck.  
• Driver takes the lead to ensure the truck has a balanced load and that boxes of different sizes are easily accessible when reach drop sites. 
• Driver or Volunteer assistant reviews delivery order with box packing coordinator at the packing site before leaving on delivery. There may be minor changes each month to the delivery route.  
• Drive orders to drop-sites as required. Determine best route to meet schedule. 
Substantial lifting and walking is required. Boxes sometimes exceed 25 lbs.  
• When arrive at drop sites – Volunteer assistant and driver meet and greet volunteer drop site coordinator. Together using a dolly unload the boxes to the designated area. Driver and delivery assistant work together to offload as a team with shared work load. 
• The drivers and delivery personnel (two people on the truck at all times) are the community face of the program. Must be willing to be a good ambassadors for the non-profit program which is nearly 100% volunteer operated.  
Fresh Food Box Packer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown
There are two main volunteer options: 
1. To assist packing and delivering Fresh Food Boxes to residents of Halton region. Weighting and packing of fruits and vegetables into plastic boxes on the first Tuesday in Milton, second Tuesday in Oakville, third Tuesday in Burlington and the fourth Tuesday in Georgetown of every month 
 
2. Assisting with foodbox deliveries throughout Halton Region. Approximately 10 am to 2 or 3 pm depending on the location. This position involves loading, unloading and carrying of boxes which weigh up to 30 plus pounds.
Fundraiser volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Through out Halton Region
People who love to fund raise in a variety of ways would be a real asset to our program. It can be as simple as approaching local sponsors for donations to organizing and hosting a fund raising event to writing grant proposals. Volunteers can self-select the type of fund raising they like to be involved with in conjunction with the Sustainability Committee. Time commitment: dependent on type of fundraising and each fundraisers’ availability.