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Tutor Volunteer

Tutor VolunteerHalton Children's Aid Society, Burlington OfficeBurlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 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. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students In your home, library, foster parents home or agency Required

Friendly Visitor

Friendly VisitorLinks2Care, Oakville Office, Community Social Services ProgramsBurlington  Milton  Oakville 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.
Adults (18+) Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community. Required

Friendly Visitor in Acton

Friendly Visitor in ActonLinks2Care, Acton - Mill St E - Acton Office, Community Social Services ProgramsHalton Hills To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits could include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Adults (18+) Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community. Required

Friendly Visitor in Georgetown

Friendly Visitor in GeorgetownLinks2Care, Georgetown - Armstrong Ave - Georgetown Office, Community Social Services ProgramsHalton Hills 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.
Adults (18+) Visits are in client homes. Required

Food for Life Volunteer

Food for Life VolunteerHalton Children's Aid Society, Burlington OfficeBurlington This is one of the most vital roles we have at the Halton Children’s Aid. Once a week, the Food for Life organization provides food which we then distribute to families associated with our organization and identified as being “a family in need”.  
 
Volunteers are required to sort the food into individual grocery bags and then deliver the food directly to the families. The volunteer could choose to do either the bagging or the delivery, or both. The time commitment is once a week, every Thursday in Acton. Confidentiality and commitment is of the utmost importance since these families rely on this service to help feed their children.
Adults (18+) Burlington office - 1445 Norjohn Court, Unit # 1 Required

FUTURES "Amazing Race" Camp Volunteer

FUTURES "Amazing Race" Camp VolunteerHalton Children's Aid Society, Burlington OfficeBurlington The Futures Amazing Race is a 3 week program for youth ages 14-17 and 2 week program for youth ages 10-14. The program is going to be an exciting way to show and teach our youth valuable life skills in a fun and hands-on way.  
 
Youth are divided into teams to work together and meet the challenges set out each day. It will be up to the youth to problem solve to win the RACE. The race is part of the whole camp experience and each day youth have the opportunity to win points and prizes as they complete each task and get closer to the final challenge.  
 
The race includes trip to Toronto, Hamilton and Burlington. Volunteers join our specially trained counsellors and assist in all areas of the camp program. Energy, patience, and a keen sense of humour are the key qualifications for this role. This position is especially rewarding for students who are thinking of a career in social work or teaching.
Adults (18+) Burlington Required

Y Program Support Volunteer - Wiggles & Giggles program

Y Program Support Volunteer - Wiggles & Giggles programYMCA of Oakville, Oakville - 410 Rebecca St, Family Recreation ProgramsOakville • greet children and families  
• assist the program staff with set up/take down  
• assist with craft preparation and implementation 
• assist with supervision of the participants within the program
Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Peter Gilgan Family YMCA, 410 Rebecca St. Oakville Required

Compassion Volunteer

Compassion VolunteerCompassion Society of HaltonBurlington Preparation before store opening. We open at 12 but need to organize food received that morning from Food for Life and Refresh Foods. Clothes sorting, screening and organizing. Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language 484 Plains Road East, Unit 7 Required

Donation Sorting Volunteers

Donation Sorting VolunteersCompassion Society of HaltonBurlington -Sorting and hanging donated clothing 
-Sort and stock our emergency food cupboard 
-Helping donors in with their donations 
-Volunteers should be able to work standing up for short periods of time.  
-Some of the volunteers positions do require some walking, hanging and sorting clothing in the store.
Adults (18+) 484 Plains Road East (Bingo Plaza), Burlington Required

Holiday Volunteer

Holiday VolunteerCompassion Society of HaltonBurlington Sorting clothes donations for quality, putting on hangers, hanging on racks in correct area. Tidying baby and shoes section. Tidying food cupboard area. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families 484 Plains Road East (Bingo Plaza), Burlington Required

In-Community: Public Awareness Volunteer

In-Community: Public Awareness VolunteerCanadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor ClinicsBurlington  Halton Hills  Oakville • 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
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families    

On-Call Pick Up Donation Driver

On-Call Pick Up Donation DriverCompassion Society of HaltonBurlington On-call volunteer drivers needed to pick up donated pizzas from three Little Caesar locations. Then usually one other pick up from one of our drop boxes (which contain bags of clothes). Adults (18+) 484 Plains Road East, Unit 7, Burlington Required

Administrative Volunteer

Administrative VolunteerDarling Home for KidsMilton -assisting with administrative tasks to our Development Coordinator 
-utilizing Microsoft Office programs, data entry, and word processing  
-helping with mailings, filing, and other duties as required 
-work alongside Development Team for signature events and fundraising
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) 5657 15th Side Road, Milton Ontario Required

Garden Preparation for Summer / Storage Room Cleanup / Office Assistance

Garden Preparation for Summer / Storage Room Cleanup / Office AssistanceS.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton, Oakville - Bond StOakville 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
Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students 53 Bond St. Oakville and/ or 2521 Dundas St W at Bronte Rd. Required

Volunteer Bricklayers

Volunteer BricklayersHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton Assist with the brick work on new builds being completed at Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples Milton and Burlington Not Required

Volunteer Carpenter

Volunteer CarpenterHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton - Energetic, ambitious team player with Excellent attention to detail 
- Willing and able to lead a team, mentor and coach others on construction is a must 
- Knowledge about single and multi- family unit framing  
- Assist in Carpentry related aspects of home build process
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples Milton and Burlington Not Required

Volunteer Drywallers

Volunteer DrywallersHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton -Drywall / Taping / Texture experience an asset 
-Ability to lead and coach volunteers is a must 
-Basic framing experience an asset
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples Milton and Burlington Not Required

Volunteer Framer

Volunteer FramerHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton - Able to use nailer and circular saw 
- Energetic, ambitious team player with Excellent attention to detail 
- Ability and confidence to work independently or as team 
- Able to lead a team or coach others on construction a must 
- Knowledge about single and multi- family unit framing
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples   Not Required

Volunteer General Contractor

Volunteer General ContractorHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton -Promote and aid agency in its goals 
-Ability to lead and coach volunteer teams is a must 
-Framing 
-Drywalling 
-Insulation 
-Flooring
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) Burlington and Milton  

Volunteer Handyman

Volunteer HandymanHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton Leading a team and assisting volunteers in one of the following areas on our construction builds: 
- Framing 
- Drywalling 
- Insulation 
- Flooring 
- Kitchens 
- Painting
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Couples Burlington and Milton  

Event Committee & Crew Members

Event Committee & Crew MembersCanadian Cancer Society, Oakville - Halton Community OfficeBurlington  Milton  Oakville Be part of a team that organizes and runs special events in the Halton Region. Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups Halton Not Required

Summer Camp Volunteer

Summer Camp VolunteerMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S, Ontario Early Years CentreMilton -assist with daily operation of day camp including maintaining a safe, clean, enjoyable space & supervise children in a positive manner & tidy play area Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Milton Community Resource Centre, 410 Bronte St. South Milton, Ontario Required

Construction Crew Leader

Construction Crew LeaderHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton • Provide on the job direction and supervision of crew members of all skill levels 
• Responsible to coordinate tools required for the day’s activity and return tools to the Tool Crib Attendant. 
• Ensure safety onsite at all times.  
• Maintain a clean and orderly work site at all time. 
• Maintain quality build standards in collaboration with the Site Foreperson and Construction Manager.  
• May be required to load and unload delivery vehicles 
• Must bring a cooperative and enthusiastic attitude to the construction site 
• Able to lift a minimum of 25 lb and possess reasonable agility to do necessary physical labour. 
• Willingness and ability to learn new skills.
Adults (18+) Milton and Burlington  

Photography Volunteer

Photography VolunteerDarling Home for KidsMilton Taking photographs of our volunteers, corporate groups, children, families and staff during daily activities at The Darling Home Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students 5657 15th Side Road, Milton Ontario Required

Tri-FUN Kids' Triathlon Volunteer Crew Member

Tri-FUN Kids' Triathlon Volunteer Crew MemberCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt, Volunteer HaltonMilton Volunteers are assigned various duties, including but not limited to: 
 
• Race Kit Pickup Day and Orientation 
• Race course marshalling and safety 
• Event set up and take down 
• Finish line, Fun Zone and Snack Zone
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups E.C. Drury School, 215 Ontario Street S., Milton, L9T 2M9 Not Required

Volunteer Relations Committee Member - Recognition Team

Volunteer Relations Committee Member - Recognition TeamHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, BurlingtonBurlington  Milton - Attend and participate in regular Volunteer Relations Committee meetings 
- Present Recognition and/or Event reports at committee meetings 
- Attend and participate in volunteer recognition events 
- Participate in fulfilling the HFH Halton volunteer department goals as set out in the Strategic Plan 
- Schedule and Chair “Recognition Planning” meetings as required 
- Lead the Volunteer Relations Committee in post-event debriefings 
- Develop and recommend an affiliate recognition program (BBQ, internal awards etc.) 
- Develop an Annual Events Calendar 
- Plan, execute and assume the lead role in recognition events (theme, décor, location, food & beverage, supplies, etc. 350+ volunteers & guests) 
- Work closely with HFH Halton Staff and Volunteers as required
Adults (18+) ; Highschool students 1800 Appleby Line, Unit 13 Burlington, Ontario Not Required

School Credit Hours volunteer

School Credit Hours volunteerBurlington Reuse Environmental Group, Yorkbury Square, Reuse CentreBurlington Various volunteer duties such as receiving, cleaning, stacking shelves, etc. Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students 3335 North Service Road, Burlington  

Volunteer Security Guard

Volunteer Security GuardBurlington Reuse Environmental Group, Yorkbury Square, Reuse CentreBurlington To patrol the store and look for potential theft. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students 3335 North Service Road, Burlington, L7N 3G2  

Leader

LeaderGirl Guides of Canada, Ontario CouncilBurlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville Volunteer opportunities with Girl Guides of Canada are tailored to fit your schedule, your skills and your interests. Whether you want to offer an hour or two every few months or make a regular weekly commitment, there are lots of ways to volunteer and help Girl Guides of Canada put girls in the lead.  
 
Through Guiding, you can develop skills that are highly valued in the workplace, such as communications, event planning, risk management, program delivery, training and more.  
 
    Required

Program Assistant

Program AssistantActiveChefs, No Physical AddressBurlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs for children (ages 5-12 years) in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton.  
 
ActiveChefs programs are designed to promote healthy living and empower children through experiential learning opportunities focused around: 
 
* Healthy Eating and Nutrition 
* Multicultural Food Education & Cooking Skills 
* Active Living & Physical Activity 
* Family Engagement & Community Building 
Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations Required

Backstage Assistant, Crew, Actor

Backstage Assistant, Crew, ActorBurl-Oak Theatre GroupOakville A) Crew and Backstage: Helping out pre and post production . No experience needed - all training provided. 
Backstage roles: costumes, props, stage hands, lighting, sound, publicity, make-up. 
B) Actor depending on auditions
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) 1290 Speers Road, Unit 12, Oakville Not Required

Child Care Assistant

Child Care AssistantMilton Community Resource Centre, Milton - Costigan Rd - Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care CentreMilton -to assist teachers with the care of toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
-playing/reading to toddlers and young children 
-assist with set-up/tidying of room 
-learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language Bruce Trail Early Learning and Child Care Centre, 1199 Costigan, Milton Required

North BurLINKton Seniors Lunch Volunteer

North BurLINKton Seniors Lunch VolunteerCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington CrtBurlington A free neighbourhood event for older adults.  
A hot lunch, time to socialize and play cards, games and shoot pool afterwards. 
Looking for volunteers to help with serving lunch and clean up. 
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups Burlington Christian Fellowship Church, 2054 Mountainside Dr, Burlington Not Required

NorthBurLINKton Dinner Night Out Volunteer

NorthBurLINKton Dinner Night Out VolunteerCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington CrtBurlington Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done, helping with set up and clean up, serving, cooking, and washing dishes. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups Glad Tidings Church, 1401 Guelph Line, Burlington Not Required

The New Mentality Youth Leader

The New Mentality Youth LeaderROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head OfficeBurlington  Halton Hills  Milton  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 (12-18) ; Highschool students Flexible Not Required

Recreational Soccer Convenor

Recreational Soccer ConvenorBurlington Youth Soccer ClubBurlington As a convenor, you will act as a liason between parents, coaches, and the Club for distribution of important information, schedule changes, upcoming events, concerns, referee attendance, etc. Understand their commitment to the BYSC and their assigned division and the importance of the BYSC Rules and Regulations, Volunteer Code of Conduct, BYSC Vision & Mission Statement and Recreational Policies. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students Burlington Required

Aquatics Volunteer

Aquatics VolunteerHalton Hills. Recreation and Parks Department, Halton Hills - Civic CentreHalton Hills Assist Swimming Instructors teach skills, drills and activities to Learn to Swim participants. Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Gellert Community Centre / Georgetown Indoor Pool / Acton Indoor Pool Required

Inside Maintenance

Inside MaintenanceLowville United ChurchBurlington Bi-weekly: vacuuming all carpeted and hardwood floors upstairs, clean bathrooms, sinks, toilet urinals, mop floors, collect all garbage to kitchen cans 
 
Monthly: vacuuming all carpeted downstairs, vacuum and mop harwood floors downstairs 
 
Seasonal: wash all windows except stained glass, inside & out
Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students 5800 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON Not Required

Peer Outreach Training

Peer Outreach TrainingPOSSE Project, Peer Outreach Support Services & Education (POSSE)Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville Your only duty is to show up, be open minded, non-judgmental and willing to learn. 
January through May is our official POSSE outreach trainings where we cover such topics as racism, sexism, sexual assault, homelessness, homophobia, harm reduction, sexual health, anti-oppression etc... Reps from various social service agencies come in and engage the youth in discussion around the issues but also let us know about what services are available in the community. Youth are encouraged to get involved in the discussions but are welcome to listen only.  
The youth who have been through trainings are out in the community from June through September handing out harm reduction supplies, resource and referral information connecting with youth in their community. 
From October to December we begin meeting again and these trainings are a little more informal, and open to what youth want to do. Sometimes we have doc/talk nights where we watch a documentary and have a discussion. We have done resume building/ interview skills, yoga, improv, starting a social movement, self-defense. 
 
This is an opportunity to come to POSSE trainings, get your volunteer hours for school, and potentially apply for one of the paid positions for which you will receive honoraria for all training and outreach work.
Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Locations info on our website: http://www.posseproject.ca/index.php/peer-outreach/training/ Not Required

Backpack Program Student Volunteer

Backpack Program Student VolunteerLinks2Care, Georgetown - Armstrong Ave - Georgetown Office, Community Social Services ProgramsHalton Hills To assist in packing backpacks with supplies, organizing and marketing of the Backpack Program, awareness campaign, fundraising activities, special projects or events as needed. Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Various  

Chill Zone Volunteer

Chill Zone VolunteerCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt, Volunteer HaltonBurlington Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done, helping in an after school program from 3:30 to 5:30 pm.  
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Burlington Required

Organizing Committee Members

Organizing Committee MembersDoors Open Burlington, Mailing AddressBurlington Serve on the organizing committee to plan the annual Doors Open Burlington event which includes sitting on one of the sub-committees. Sub-committees are sponsorship, marketing site & volunteer. Anyone Organizing Committee usually meets at Ireland House Museum, 2168 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON. Not Required

Front of House Volunteer

Front of House VolunteerMusikay, Mailing AddressOakville Welcome patrons, manage ticket sale table, hand programs out, usher patron to seats, help setup and clean the stage for larger productions, help with patron's data compilation. Assist with post-concert receptions. Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students Downtown and North Oakville Not Required

Youth Leader - Be the Change project

Youth Leader - Be the Change projectSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head OfficeOakville - Complete a full day training provided by SAVIS. 
- Assist with the ongoing review of eLearning lessons. 
- Assist with website content. 
- Youth Leaders will also have the opportunity to assist with classroom presentations. 
Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students   Required

Ambassador

AmbassadorCNIB, Halton/Peel Office, Services for people who are blind, partially sighted, deafblindBurlington  Oakville - To educate the public about vision loss, promote vision health, and enhance awareness of CNIB and our services. 
- Speak on behalf of CNIB to community groups, corporations, schools, seniors centres, vision health professionals, etc. 
- Use your multi-lingual language skills in speaking with ethno-cultural community groups OR share your personal experience with vision loss and CNIB 
- Set up and staff displays at community information forums with other volunteers and/or staff 
- Demonstrate technical aids with other volunteers and/or staff 
- Submit a report within one week after each presentation 
- Attend ongoing training as requested
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language Various Community Locations Not Required

IMPACT Volunteer Team Member

IMPACT Volunteer Team MemberJoseph Brant Hospital Foundation, BurlingtonBurlington There are various volunteer roles available including administrative support and representing the Foundation in the Community at various events and festivals throughout the year. Some of the Foundation’s events include the annual Crystal Ball Gala and the Amazing Bed Race and many more. Adults (18+)   Required

Hospital Volunteer - Adult

Hospital Volunteer - AdultHalton Healthcare Services, Georgetown - Georgetown HospitalHalton Hills Hospital volunteers assist in the emergency department, diagnostic imaging, chronic care, medical surgical wards, gift shop and coffee kiosk, information desk and fundraising functions depending upon availability and openings. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)   Not Required

Hospital Youth Volunteer

Hospital Youth VolunteerHalton Healthcare Services, Georgetown - Georgetown HospitalHalton Hills Youth volunteers (high school students) assist in chronic care, medical surgical and obstetrics wards, offering meal tray support, friendly visiting and helping out staff on the patient unit. Youth can also be placed on the information desk, or those 16 years of age and older can volunteer in the Gift Shop. Post-secondary students must apply as an adult. Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students   Not Required

Fundraiser volunteer

Fundraiser volunteerHalton Fresh Food Box, Fresh Food BoxesBurlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 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. Adults (18+) Through out Halton Region  

School Based Nutrition Program Volunteer

School Based Nutrition Program VolunteerHalton Food for Thought, School Nutrition ProgramsBurlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville Volunteers will work within our school based programs. All programs run before or during the school (7:00 am to 12:00 pm) day from Monday to Friday between September and June.  
Volunteers are needed to perform the following duties: 
-Food preparation and service 
-Program set-up and cleaning 
-Grocery shopping for school programs 
-Financial tracking for school programs
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown Required

Therapy Dog Member

Therapy Dog MemberSt John Ambulance, Oakville - Morden Rd - Milton & Halton Hills Branch, Therapy Dog ProgramHalton Hills  Milton  Oakville 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. Adults (18+) Various locations  

Volunteers

VolunteersOakville Chamber OrchestraOakville Prepare promotional material for distribution, help usher and assist in staging of concerts, provide ticket information and sales to concert-goers, assist with post-concert reception. 
 
We are also looking for some people with an interest in helping to distribute some flyers "door to door" in specific areas within Oakville and Burlington.
Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students St.Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and Central Baptist (340 Rebecca St.) Oakville Not Required

Acton Community Garden Volunteer

Acton Community Garden VolunteerCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington CrtHalton Hills Suitable for anyone interested in getting outside to garden or learn about gardening. Volunteer skills needed for the 2014 growing season: 
• People able to water, weed and harvest 
• Fundraisers and a treasurer 
• Communications volunteer to be a liaison with the local paper
Anyone Rotary Park off of Elizabeth Street, Acton Not Required

Stewardship & Monitoring Programs leaders - helpers

Stewardship & Monitoring Programs leaders - helpersWillow Park Ecology CentreHalton Hills 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. And very importantly, what plants are invaders that overrun our local natural spaces if not kept in check through removal and replacement plantings. Of course 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!
Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)  

Community Event Day Programs leaders - helpers

Community Event Day Programs leaders - helpersWillow Park Ecology CentreHalton Hills During Community Event Day Programs volunteers can look forward to helping with interactive stations, kids programs and crafts, leading tours, assisting with theme specific activities and taking pictures for the Willow Park records and online postings. Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)  

Co-op Student Volunteer - High school or College student

Co-op Student Volunteer - High school or College studentHalton. Social and Community Services Department, Burlington - Corporate Dr - Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home, Long Term Care HomeBurlington Experience a learning opportunity in a geriatric facility,working directly with residents and or clients under the guidance of a staff supervisor.   Creek Way Village Required