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|Position Title||Organization Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Volunteering Location||Police Check|
|Amazing Race (Futures Program) - clue giver and judge||Halton Children's Aid Society||During the months of July and August we are organizing our first annual Futures Amazing Race. This will be a great opportunity to teach our youth in care important life skills.
Five teams of five youth each will be participating in a race which involves following clues and performing challenges. We need volunteers to take a few hours out of their day to hand clues to the youth and judge their performance during challenges. All challenges are being planned for the Burlington, Hamilton and Toronto areas.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Burlington office (off Mainway between Appleby Line & Burloak) Burlington, Hamilton & Toronto||Required|
|Running Group Mentors||Halton Children's Aid Society||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 projected start date is June 11th with an end date of September 10th.
The youth will learn to run 5kms and complete a 5km run in Burlington on September 7th.
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.
|Youth ; High School Students||Burlington (off Mainway between Appleby Line and Burloak)|
|Group Recreation Volunteer||Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton||Become a "Big Brother" or "Big Sister" for a day!
Enjoy sports, crafts & special outings. Recreation based program in which adult volunteers take children on our waiting list for a Big Brother or Big Sister to an organized activity once a month. One year commitment.
Some activities include: snow tubing, attending a play, beach party, playing hockey/soccer, laser tag, dodgeball day and many more!
|Adults aged 18 and up||Varies with the event location||Required|
|Summer Day Camp Volunteer||ROCK, Head Office||This volunteer position will include planning, preparing and implementing the Youth Aiding Youth Summer Day Camp Program.
1. Along with staff, prepare for each daily session of the camp. This is done while still following the guidelines already outlined by the Youth Aiding Youth Program Supervisor.
2. Assist with planning and offering of activities, including crafts, games, sports, etc.
3. Take attendance each day.
4. Ensure that all children are safe while at the camp.
5. Be prepared to work one-to-one with some of the children as directed by Supervisor.
6. Assist the Supervisor with monitoring the children’s behaviour.
7. Ensure that all the children are enjoying the camp.
8. Notify the Supervisor of any concerns within the camp.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Acton - 69 Acton Blvd; Burlington - 261 Plains Rd., East; Milton - 540 Commercial St.||Required|
|Chill Zone Sports Instructor||Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton||Volunteer Sport Instructor will commit to one full week in the summer. The program takes place from 9:30am-11:30am. The instructor will be present the full two hours and will be in charge of leading a skill development session that they have created from 10am - 11am. Each day the session will take place at a new North Burlington location and the volunteer will be responsible for meeting us at that location. The sport equipment will be provided by Chill Zone.||Youth ; High School Students||Burlington, TBA||Required|
|Director of Volunteers||Burlington Minor Football Association||Recruiting volunteers and working with all Department Leads for the Burlington Minor Football Association||Adults aged 18 and up||Burlington||Required|
|Event Planning, Registration, Fundraising, Marketing||Burlington Minor Football Association||Many volunteer positions available with the Burlington Braves. Marketing, Event Planning, Registration, Communications. Bring your talents and join a very strong team dedicated to this CJFL team.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Families||Burlington Braves clubhouse - Nelson High School||Not Required|
|Boys Group Supervisor||ROCK, Head Office||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.||Adults aged 18 and up||Kerr Street, Oakville||Required|
|Girls Group Supervisor||ROCK, Head Office||With the assistance of teen volunteers, lead and supervise a social skills group of girls (grades 4 to 8) Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined. Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients. Organize group discussions, crafts and games.||Kerr Street, Oakville||Required|
|Senior Youth Volunteer - Male or Female||ROCK, Head Office||Spend time with a child aged 6 to 12 years, participating in fun & recreational activities. The goal is to develop social skills & self esteem and to be a positive role model.
-Suitable for youth aged 16 to 24.
-Nine month to one year commitment of 3 hours per week.
-Hours are flexible.
-Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis.
|Youth ; High School Students||At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area.||Required|
|Performance Coach||CNIB, Halton/Peel Region||- 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 multilingual 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
|People with a visual impairment ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+)||Lake Joseph Centre in Muskoka (two hours north of Toronto)||Required|
|Volunteer||ErinoakKids, Centre for Treatment and Development||The following are some examples of the programs that are assisted by volunteers:
Direct Support (working with children and clinicians/therapists)
Audiology, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Vision Services, Intensive Behavioural Services, Medical Services, Communication Services (i.e.clinics, hydrotherapy, printing and typing, classroom support, summer camps, social skills groups, etc.)
Psychology & Psycho-educational Services, Special Services at Home, Transition Services, Nursing Services, Assistive Devices Resource Services, Caregiver Education Services, Community Participation and Engagement, Respite Services, Specialty Clinics, Recreation Therapy (Music, Drama), Early Childhood Education Services, Behaviour Consultation/ Therapy, Social Work (i.e.Respite Camp, Brothers and Sisters Day, Teen Drop-In, Dances, Skating, Cooking, book club, music, baseball, games nights, drama productions, music groups, etc.)
Indirect Support (working behind the scenes to ensure that all services and operational needs function smoothly in support of our children and families)
Clerical, Information and Resource Centre, data entry, photocopying, reception, mailings, etc.
ErinoakKids Foundation (assisting with the profile raising and fundraising endeavours of our Foundation and other third party events to benefit ErinoakKids)
Holiday festivities, HOG (Harley Owners Group) Ride, Dinner and Dance, Golf Tournaments, etc.
Group Volunteering (Group volunteer days with corporations, teams, or community groups)
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Burloak site - International Blvd, Burlington, Respite site - Oakville, Bristol site - Oakville||Required|
|Sport Volunteer - Halton Hills Sports League||Halton Hills. Recreation and Parks Department||There are a variety of sport programs available:
In this program participants will learn bike skills and build self-esteem while developing their potential. Program activities include bicycle safety, skills, technique, mechanics and etiquette. The course in instructed by certified cycling coaches. Volunteers assist staff in facilitating the program. Volunteers are required to provide their own bike and helmet.
Adults & children 7 to 12 years can learn skills and drills together as a family. Sports are played such as volleyball, basketball & indoor soccer. Volunteers assist staff in facilitating the program.
This program is custom tailored to meet the needs of the participants’ age 8-11 years old. Content includes skateboard terminology, equipment, board maintenance, balance, ramps, stairs, and tricks. Volunteers assist staff in facilitating the program. Volunteers are required to provide their own skateboard, helmet, knee and elbow pads.
Special Needs Baseball
Softball specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. Focus is on participation and getting active, no experience is necessary. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older.
Special Needs Soccer
Soccer specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. Focus is on participation and getting active. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older.
Volunteers assist staff facilitate the tennis program which focuses on developing skills such as backhand, forehand, service, scoring and court etiquette. There are 3 age groups: 6-7, 8-9 or 10-12 years old. Volunteers may sign up for multiple ages if desired. Volunteers are required to provide their own tennis racquet.
This program is for young athletes (13-15 yrs.) who are looking to improve their skills and develop their game strategies. Participants will focus on instructional drills, scrimmages and sportsmanship. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the program, sign in procedures and end of session evaluations. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older.
|Youth ; High School Students||Primarily Georgetown location but Skateboard Extreme and Tennis are also offered in Acton.||Required|