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HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
At an HMC Office or Library/Community Centre in Oakville/Burlington
Help facilitate along side us, a English Conversation Circle for youth.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
A Library/Community Centre in Oakville
Helping a student in Grade 9/10 with their French homework once a week for about 2 hours at a library.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
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.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
A Library/Community Centre in Burlington
Helping a student in Grade 11 with their Physics homework once a week for about 2 hours at a library.
Joseph Brant Hospital
Volunteers will be part of the HELP team to provide social support, mental stimulation, daily walking & exercise to elderly patients preparing to discharge from the hospital.
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.
Milton Community Resource Centre, EarlyON Child and Family Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Assist staff with care of children 3-5 years. Staff and volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment. Volunteers are not left alone with children.
Milton Community Resource Centre
The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton
Assist staff with the developing and preparing educational resources as needed. May include labeling resources and some light cleaning of learning materials when they are returned to the library. 
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
Wastewise, Thrift Store
12A Armstrong Ave, Georgetown
Helping out in a community store: sorting items, placing them on shelves and in boxes, sorting books, toys, clearing the areas of the store, organizing inventory, helping customers, helping with recycling, fixing items, preparing them for sale or display, making signs.
Milton Community Resource Centre
Milton Leisure Centre, Main St., Milton
-monitoring youth in the dance area 
-assist with set-up/clean-up
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Toys/gifts stored in Burlington office – 1445 Norjohn Court, Unit # 1, Burlington, Ontario
If you enjoy the warmth and spirit of the holiday season and bringing a smile to the face of a child, this is the role for you. A group of volunteers are required at this very busy time of year to coordinate the gifts and donations that are offered to the children and youth in the care of Halton Children’s Aid Society. Toys that are donated to our children in care are sorted and wrapped by gender and age group. They are then distributed to our foster parents who present them to the children at agency provided parties.
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
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Programs for People with Disabilities
Brant Hills Community Centre, 2255 Brant Street
Assist in drop-in program for teens & young adults who have developmental delays.  
Help with group or one on one activities.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Programs for People with Disabilities
Tansley Woods - 1996 Itabashi Way, Burlington
Help participants of different ages integrate into our great Summer Camps. Assist in leading games, songs, crafts, sports, swimming, and on our off site trips!
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Gellert Community Centre / Georgetown Indoor Pool / Acton Indoor Pool
Assist Swimming Instructors teach skills, drills and activities to Learn to Swim participants.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Various Locations Across Oakville
Greeting people with a smile :) in various locations around town, volunteers are required to help raise funds by standing with a donation kettle/station and accept donations from the public.  
 
Shifts are typically 3 hours long and you can donate as much of your time as you would like!
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
The Salvation Army- Milton, various locations in Milton.
Greeting people with a smile :) in various locations around Milton. Volunteers are required to help raise funds by standing with a donation kettle and accepting donations from the public.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Georgetown and Acton
There are a variety of sport programs available: 
 
Special Needs Baseball 
Softball specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. The 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. The 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. 
 
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, teamwork 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, teamwork and fair play. These elements will be highlighted through instructional drills, game strategies and gameplay. Each team will practice their skills and participate in a weekly game.
Food for Life Canada
Community Living Burlington - 3057 Mainway, Burlington
Food for Life in partnership with Community Living Burlington has an exciting food sorting opportunity. Food for Life is able to source large volumes of food and needs help sorting through it - quality control and then bagging/boxing it. The best part is this opportunity will be done at Community Living Burlington - 3057 Mainway, working alongside our Community Living Volunteers. 
 
One week it may be potatoes, the next carrots, the next cucumbers - you never know week to week what will be sorted. This sorted food will then go onto a truck and to a community program in your neighbourhood supporting those in need.
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 
- Follow direction and instructions of recreation staff, by inviting and assisting the resident to the 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 assists residents back to their home area. 
- Assist with program area clean up. 
- Notify program staff of any issues or concerns that arose from the visit.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Various locations in Halton Hills
To assist in packing backpacks with supplies, organizing and marketing of the Backpack Program, awareness campaign or events as needed.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Ontario EarlyON Centre - Satellite: 8 James St., Georgetown and 85 Wallace St. Acton
Volunteer will assist staff with children's programs at the EarlyON Centre or after school program at Park or Joseph Gibbons School.
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.
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Community Centres and Arenas in Oakville
Volunteer opportunities include greeting families, directing visitors or even dressing up as mascots!  
Volunteers must be 14 years or older.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
S.E.N.A.C.A.: 53 Bond St. (Kerr & Rebecca corner) Oakville
Help to clean up the kitchen and set tables for lunch. Assist with serving clients lunch. Assist with cleanup, loading dishwasher. Start the laundry after lunch.
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.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
2 Locations in Oakville: Central: 53 Bond St and 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo)
Help out with activities in the program such as: crafts, ceramics, baking, carpet bowling, bingo, sing alongs, group discussions, one on one reminiscing, shuffleboard, bocce ball, word games, drama, exercise classes, current affairs, trivia, manicures, board games 
Help out with various everyday tasks such as setting up for lunch, cleaning up after lunch
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville and/ or 2521 Dundas St W at Bronte Rd.
1. Preparing the garden for clients' use during the summer months 
2. Emptying, cleaning out and restocking the store room 
3. Answering telephones/taking messages in the office
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.
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.
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown-Brampton, east of Georgetown, off Hwy 7)
Community Event Planners - Leaders - Helpers: 
- Help with interactive stations, kids programs, and crafts 
- Lead tours 
- Assist with theme specific activities  
- Take pictures for the Willow Park records and online postings 
 
Event activities may include a drumming circle, crafts for families, scavenger hunts, weather-related activities. Volunteers are encouraged to present ideas for crafts. nature games or other activities that can be done outdoors. Volunteers needed in the planning stages and to help on the day of the event.  
Yearly events are Maple Syrup Day, Earth Day, Wildlife Day, Nature in the fall with Pumpkins, Birds of Hungry Hollow, Biodiversity Day. 
 
Kids Nature Mornings in July and August called "Discovering Our Friends in Nature" consists of a themed discovery of local animals and plants. Activities may include nature walks and exploration, handicrafts, caring for nature - stewardship, games.  
 
Summer camp days in July and August give volunteers the opportunity to learn about local ecology and nature interpretation, engage children in outdoor nature exploration and nature crafts.
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park, off Mary Street, Norval
Volunteers would assist with pathway maintenance, park clean-up, planting trees, shrubs, and general help as needed. Special planting days for aquatics in wetland and other special days such as Earth Day, Butterfly Day, & Organic Gardening Day. Call for specific information.  
New: Tree monitoring - locate, identify, measure, and monitor trees in the park. 
Stewardship Committee - planning and supervising
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park, off Mary Street, Norval
• Assist with wildlife monitoring programs 
• Learn how and help measure and ID trees 
• Maintain vital trails system for the park 
• Identify and remove invasive plants
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)
During Stewardship and Monitoring Programs suitable volunteers can act as leaders and/or helpers while they experience opportunities to learn how to ID wildlife, critters and tree species, and monitor tree growth.  
 
Those who step forward to help with gardening learn about water efficiency, and what plants are habitat or food for which wildlife and important insect species. Also, will learn what plants are invaders that overrun our local natural spaces if not kept in check through removal and replacement plantings.  
 
The learning occurs while engaged in hands-on projects that may include getting your hands dirty while digging, planting, weeding, watering. Then, take a walk in the park and watch your work grow! The Park is a great place to meet others while enjoying the outdoors!
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
925 Park Ave. West, Burlington L7T 1N8 (near Waterdown Rd. & Plains Rd)
- Edit a large collection of videotaped interviews with individuals who were active in the Citizen Action in Burlington that pioneered city-wide recycling in Canada. The collection has been used in the completion of a 20-minute documentary. We intend to add more material from the collection to create a longer documentary on the same topic.  
- Create an "Interview Library" for our collection. Go over all of the footage for bits that need to be cut out due to misstatements, repetitions, interruptions, etc. 
 
** Must have video editing experience and use your own editing equipment
Halton. Social and Community Services, Burlington - Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home, Long Term Care Home
Creek Way Village, 5200 Corporate Drive, Burlington, Ontario L7L 7G7
Assist staff and residents with bingo games. Assist staff to prepare space for game. Assist residents by helping them to play the numbers and letter announced by the caller.
North Central Community Association
Brant Hills Community Centre, 2255 Brant St, Burlington
Coordinate and run youth sports programs in a non-competitive manner.  
All NCCA youth programs are co-ed and run 1 hour each
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
Our Peer Frontline Volunteers are instrumental in providing care and interaction to our children. You will be engaging and with children who are medically fragile and/or technology dependent and providing them an experience where they simply get to 'just be kids'.  
 
Activities you may get to assist our kids with are: 
-arts & crafts 
-recreational games 
-board/video games 
-reading to our children 
-going for walks 
-outdoor games and activities 
-meal time preparation and feeding
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington (off Mainway between Appleby Line and Burloak)
Do you love to run? If so, would you enjoy mentoring a youth in a running group?  
The running group will be targeted to our youth in care between the ages of 12-18.  
The youth will learn to run 5kms and complete a 5km run  
The group will also have an educational component with weekly presentations on key health issues.  
Each youth will be set up with a mentor to run alongside.
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.
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.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
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.
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
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road (near Kelso Conservation Area and 401) Milton
Do you like working with historical artifacts; cataloguing items; moving objects; outdoor work; parking cars; fairtime tasks?  
Our volunteer opportunities are vast and varied.
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.
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.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
Milton Ontario
- Historic artifact sorting 
- Historic building low maintenance 
- Vegetable garden care 
- Parking attendant 
- Working with the public, our clientele at special events. i.e. crowd maintenance 
- Other duties as they become available
North BurLINKton Community Group, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Provide childminding for children of Single Mom's Group, while they participate in a peer mentoring program. 
Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done.  
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills
Duties may include but are not limited to: provide high quality customer service to the public. 
SPECIAL EVENTS: 
- Assist with set-up and clean-up of event. 
- Assist in delivering specific activities. 
- Assist with post-event reporting. 
 
CAUGHT BEING ACTIVE campaign: 
- Visit local parks, trails, open spaces as assigned, preferably on a bicycle. 
- “Catch” individuals/families being active; reward with promotional swag. 
- Have a photo release signed and take a photograph
Community Development Halton
Rotary Park off of Elizabeth Street, Acton
Suitable for anyone interested in getting outside to garden or learn about gardening. Volunteer skills needed for the 2016 growing season: 
• People able to water, weed and harvest 
• Fundraisers and a treasurer 
• Communications volunteer to be a liaison with the local paper
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
ROCK, Burlington - Cumberland Ave, EarlyON Child and Family Centre
645 Plains Rd East, Aldershot - Burlington
Assist with set up and clean-up of assigned program. Supervise and interact with parents and children in program. Assist in leading specific activities (i.e. small group reading, games).
Milton Community Resource Centre
At your personal or organizational event
- Organize and host your own personal/community/sports team/etc. event or product drive to collect donations 
- Encourage guests and participants to bring a donation for the Infant Food Bank - diapers, formula, cereal and/or jars and pouches of baby food 
-Volunteers work with the Infant Food Bank Facilitator to provide a plan for their event which includes methods of gathering donations, outline of product or fundraising goal and identification of event timeline. 
- MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, an Infant Food Bank container for your guests to fill 
 
Note: You can drop off your collected donations to MCRC at 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up. 
 
Students: earn up to 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
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
Halton Fresh Food Box
St. Christopher's Church, 662 Guelph line Burlington/Food For Life, 2258 Mountainside Dr. Burlington
Washing the reusable plastic boxes used for packing the Fresh fruit and vegetables packed for the Halton Fresh Food Box in two locations each month.
Community Living Burlington
Various homes in Burlington
Suggested activities include; shopping, movies, sporting events, swimming, fairs & festivals, out to dinner or coffee, going to Chapters.