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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 enjoys meeting people in our community? If so, we are looking for you!!  
 
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to work with other team members to identify and solicit donations from potential donors and sponsors in our community. Secured donations which highlight businesses within our community will be showcased at our annual 2018 Stardust Gala "From Halton with Love" (April 21, 2018).  
 
We will need you to connect with your neighbours, members of the community, businesses, family and friends (online or in person) with a donation/sponsorship kit. We need outgoing, friendly volunteers who love the challenge of fundraising. Volunteers are required to 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!
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
Georgetown, Milton, Burlington
We are looking for group leaders to facilitate tai-chi, dance excercise, hiking groups, trips to the gym or lend us your expertise in your favourite sport. 
Perfect for social butterflies with a good sense of humour, social work students, sports or gaming enthusiasts, martial arts, or holistic health nuts.
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 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.
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
Bronte Historical Society
Work from home
Update organization's Facebook page and Website on an as needed basis. 
Update related Events/Activities.
Literacy North Halton, Literacy and Basic Skills
North Halton area
Usually a commitment of at least 3 hours per week for volunteer tutor. Daytime or evenings Monday to Thursdays. Training takes place twice per year. Please look on website www.lnhadultlearning.ca for more information.  
 
Application for board membership is accepted when the board needs new members. Please send email to request application. Members meet Tuesday evenings once a month, and are also required to participate in other activities in relation to fundraising and outreach. Candidates are interviewed for the position.
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office
Knox Presbyterian Church 170 Main St. E. Milton or Extendicare 9 Lindsay Court, Georgetown
To facilitate an Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton discussion/social group of care partners, family members and friends who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia at our Georgetown or Milton locations.
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.
YES! Halton Program Facilitator   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Indus Community Services, Mississauga Site - Matheson Blvd E, Adult Day Program
Halton schools (Oakville, Milton, Burlington)
The program is looking for volunteer facilitators (ages 18-30) with a deep understanding of equity and anti-racism, and who have a keen interest in working with youth. Volunteers will be responsible for implementing and co-facilitating a 14-week program alongside Indus staff during school hours with youth in Halton.
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
ROCK
Acton Hub @ McKenzie Smith Bennett School, 69 Acton Blvd., Acton
Halton Families for Families Parent Meet-up group provides an opportunity for participants to share thoughts, feelings, information, and conflicts they are experiencing while providing care and support to a child or youth struggling with a mental illness. 
 
The volunteer will: 
• Be one of the contact people for the group and link to Halton Families for Families  
• Maintain participant list; connect with members regularly about meetings; set up meeting space prior to meeting and clean up post meeting 
• Provide leadership and guidance during group meetings to ensure confidentiality, provide opportunities to share, ensure avoidance of judgmental attitudes 
• Learn about and share Family Engagement activities in Halton 
• Promote family involvement with HFFF  
• Work with the Family Engagement Coordinator to identify and plan for guest speakers
Tutor   Halton Hills  Milton 
Literacy North Halton, Literacy and Basic Skills
Georgetown, Acton and Milton
Volunteer Tutor: meet with student(s) for 3 hours once a week for a minimum period of 6 months; conduct lessons using resources and outlines provided; communicate with staff; attend mandatory training workshop.
In - School Mentor   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Elementary schools in Halton
Adult volunteer becomes a special mentor to one child. The volunteer will spend one hour a week with a boy or girl at the child's school doing activities that are of interest to the child such as: playing games, puzzles, crafts, reading, talking, or sports. Opportunities available in schools in the proximity of volunteer's home or work in Halton.
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.
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.
Halton Hills. Halton Hills Cultural Centre and Library, Helson Gallery
Volunteer docents staff the Helson Gallery during public hours and engage visitors through discussion and interaction.
Community Ambassador   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Habitat Halton Offices in Burlington and various venues in the Halton Region
This volunteer position acts as an ambassador for the affiliate by delivering HFHHM’s key messages through presentations to people in our community. This includes but not limited to faith congregations, community groups, service clubs, schools and potential donors and sponsors.
Distress Centre Halton - North Halton Office
Confidential
All of our volunteers receive specialized training. They will befriend, listen without judgment and provide support. No problem is too big or too small.
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
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
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.
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. 
-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.
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
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.
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
Crisis Line Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca St, Oakville
24 Hour Crisis Line Volunteer with a commitment of 20 hours per month. 
 
- Support survivors of sexual assault and violence (and their support people) on the SAVIS 24 hour crisis line using an anti-racist/anti-oppression feminist framework 
- Complete SAVIS crisis line training and evaluation (takes place in the Fall) 
- Complete BINGO training with Delta BINGO 
- Help out with staffing of community booths 
- Agree to work 20 hours per month on the crisis line  
- Must attend monthly volunteer meetings (6:30pm-8:30pm)  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator 
- Submit monthly statistics reports
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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.
Canvasser Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton 
Heart and Stroke, Halton Region Office
Responsibilities: 
• Connect with your neighbours, coworkers, family and friends online or in person with an outreach kit. Ask for donations, as well as share health information and thank donors 
• Attend a training session in January 
• Return your outreach kit and donations in March 
 
Skills/Attributes:  
• Enjoy interacting with people 
• Willing to ask for donations in person and / or online (with training) 
• Able to walk outdoors in February
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.
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.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Milton, Georgetown, Acton, Halton Hills, Calendonia
Provide emotional and social support to adults with a terminal diagnosis.  
Talk about gardening, art, sailing, travel, cars, fashion, war planes, sitting quietly... almost any topic of interest that you would like to share with another person.  
Visits usually take place once a week for about 1-2 hours in the client’s home.  
Depending on the client’s ability, volunteers may also take the client out for a walk or a drive.  
Sometimes the volunteer provides respite time for the caregiver also.
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
Volunteer Helper Framer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Burlington, Mississauga, Milton, Acton
Ability to lead and assist volunteers in one of the following areas: 
- Framing 
- Drywalling
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
Ontario Early Years Centre - Georgetown Satellite, 8 James St., Georgetown and 85 Wallace St. Acton
Volunteer will assist staff with children's programs at the Early Years Centre, after school program and summer camps.
Links2Care, Acton - Mill St E, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client home. Location of clients' 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 could include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes.
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.
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
360 Guelph St., Unit 33, Georgetown
To greet, assess and channel clients who call or drop into the agency. Direct persons to the appropriate information or person who can meet their needs. Answer phones, access and gives out information, administration support for office.
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
360 Guelph St., Unit 33, Georgetown or 47 Mill St., Acton
Answering phone, mail outs, sorting mail, surveys, greeting and directing visitors, other administration tasks as needed.
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
Georgetown and Acton area
Drives to deliver meals with or without a runner to seniors and shut-ins in the area. Ensures that all meal components are being delivered. The driver could be expected to deliver meals in apartment buildings. A general knowledge of the Georgetown area is an asset.
Links2Care, Acton - Mill St E, Community Social Services Programs
From clients home to restaurant and back
Volunteers drive clients to and from dining locations and participate in the meal. A social outing for shut-in seniors every other week. Outing includes transportation by volunteers, if needed, to a local restaurant.  
Suitable for Adults and Seniors who have a good driving record.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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
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.
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.
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. 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. 
 
Tyke and Novice Basketball League  
Get out and give it a shot! This recreational league focuses on teaching basketball skills in a progressive manner while encouraging participation to maximize success and growth of every player. Under the guidance of a coach, players learn the fundamentals of the game through sound instructional skill, drills, team work and game situations. Each week the team practices a skill and plays a game! 
 
Junior and Senior Volleyball League  
This program focuses on the development of skills, sportsmanship, self- esteem, team work and fair play. These elements will be highlighted through instructional drills, game strategies and game play. Each team will practice their skills and participate in a weekly game.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - 9 Church Street, Halton Hills, ON, (located in Downtown Georgetown)
- attend and actively participate in ongoing docent trainings 
- engage visitors in conversations and dialogues regarding the museum's collections and temporary exhibitions 
- ensure memorable and positive visits, including ensuring comfort and safety of visitors while fostering educational growth 
- participate in specialized programs that may be developed (i.e. Docents in the Schools, Speakers Bureau, Drawing in Galleries, Family Tour etc.)  
- seek clarification and guidance from Cultural Centre staff when needed
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St in Downtown Georgetown
Ushers assist theatre patrons to their seats, provide information about upcoming shows, ensure that the patrons of the theatre are safe and help ensure that visitors have amazing experiences. 
- assisting audience members to their seats 
- ensuring the safety of the audience members at events, under the supervision of the Theatre staff 
- checking tickets at ticketed events 
- providing information to patrons about events at the theatre 
- maintaining the basic tidiness of the theatre seating area and lobby 
- assisting with Coat Check when needed
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 have done or currently do? 
What are your hobbies and interests?
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.
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 matched with 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
STRIDE, Milton - Head Office, Supported Employment
12 Wallace St., Acton or 55 Ontario St. Milton
The Employment Facilitator will assist in providing vocational rehabilitation support services to individuals facing mental health and/or addiction challenges, under the direction of Vocational Support Workers and Employment Specialists, functioning as a member of the STRIDE team. Volunteers will assist clients and staff in many ways. Contact STRIDE for additional information.
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.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Oakville - 690 Dorval Dr - 6th Fl, 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 recognizing the normal process of nursing. 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.
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 
 
Events may include a drum circle, crafts for families, scavenger hunts, weather-related activities. Volunteers are encouraged to present ideas for crafts or other programs 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. 
 
Kids Nature Mornings in July and August Wild Canada Summer of discovery consists of themed discovery of local animals and plants. Activities may include nature walks and park 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.
Crime Stoppers of Halton, Halton Regional Police Service Headquarters
One of the primary functions of our team of volunteers is to raise funds & increase awareness of the Crime Stoppers program throughout the community.
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
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.
Driver / 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 distributes 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
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).
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Locations are selected by the Mentor (eg. coffee shop, library, Sheridan etc)
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
Big Sister   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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.
Driver Volunteer   Halton Hills  Milton 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Milton and Halton Hills
Our Volunteer drivers play an extremely valuable role in the lives of our children in care. As a driver you become a familiar and friendly face the children can depend on, someone who will listen to their stories and bring a smile to their faces at what can be a very confusing time in their lives.  
 
If you have a few hours to spare a week, enjoy driving and love children then this is the volunteer role for you. Volunteer drivers take children and on occasion parents, to various appointments; therapy sessions, family visits, counselling sessions, court dates, support groups, and other important meetings.  
 
Drivers are currently needed during day time hours. Some do a specific drive or two each week, others are called upon on a daily basis and yet others do once a month. We are always in need of reliable, readily available volunteer drivers.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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!
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.
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.
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
Board Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
We require individuals with a background in Mental Health and Addictions Services, Legal Services, Housing/Property Development or Fundraising. You must be able to commit to attend the regularly scheduled board meetings held on the fourth Tuesday of the month. 
If you are interested in exploring this opportunity further, please forward your CV and cover letter to info@summit-housing.ca
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
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.
Big Brother   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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.
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. We run our programs in all areas of Halton Region. please send us an email indicating your availability and area of interest.
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.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Selected elementary schools in Oakville, Milton, Acton 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.
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.
Peer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Support & Housing - Halton, TEACH
Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills (Georgetown and Acton)
Participate as a peer volunteer facilitator or peer mentor in one of our 8-10 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.
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.
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
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 Wednesday evenings where training, event coverage and simulations scenario are conducted.
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
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.
Darling Home for Kids
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. 
 
We are currently recruiting for committee members for our three signature events - Gala (November), Wheels - cycling fundraiser (June), Golf (July). Individuals can specify desired committee.
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.
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca Street, Oakville (some hours can be completed from home if given staff approval)
eLearning Presentation Critic:  
 
- Review and provide constructive feedback on SAVIS program eLearning presentations composed for youth programs  
- Help SAVIS staff brainstorm presentation ideas  
- Work with SAVIS staff to compile research for presentations 
- Attend Youth Volunteer Meetings (once every three months) 
- Complete SAVIS training  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator
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.
Graphic Designer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Home Suite Hope Shared Living Corp., Unpublished, ReStart Halton
Do you have a passion for making a change in the community? Home Suite Hope (HSH) is recruiting graphic designers to 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!
Support & Housing - Halton, TEACH
Moderates a weekly group meeting, communicates with the Program Coordinator, maintains group attendance records and uses TEACH material to provide information to the group.
Volunteer Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Oakville Office
- Drive refugees to any appointments or any other places they may need to go in Halton.
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
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.
Interpreters and Translators   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Oakville Office
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.
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.
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. 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!