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Basketball CoordinatorNorth Central Community Association, Brant Hills Community CentreCoordinate basketball program for youth between the ages of 9-11 and 11-14 
Programs are 1 hour in length.
Adults aged 18 and up Brant Hills Community Centre, 2255 Brant Street, Burlington Required
Volunteer Euchre InstructorBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington - 2285 New St - Burlington Seniors' Centre, Seniors' Recreation Facilities & ProgramsWe are searching for a volunteer to run a Euchre Beginner program. This volunteer will have knowledge of the game of Euchre and the ability to teach others to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Volunteer would run program once a week for a 10 week session. program length, day, time is negotiable. Adults aged 18 and up The Burlington Seniors' Centre or the Burlington Music Centre  
Board or Committee MemberOakville Literacy Council, Oakville Public Library - Woodside Branch1. Promoting the objectives of the Council 
2. Promoting membership and community partnerships with the Council 
3. Actively participating in the process of developing and implementing the Councils policies, rules and regulations  
4. Actively participating in developing and implementing strategic plans, determining long and short-term goals, and monitoring success in achieving them, particularly as they pertain to maintaining financial sustainability  
5. Monitoring and strengthening the effectiveness of programs consistent with Council’s mission. 
6. Ensuring adequate financial resources for the organization to fulfill its mission. 
7. Protecting assets, providing proper financial oversight and developing annual budget 
8. Building and maintaining a competent board  
9. Ensuring legal and ethical integrity, adhering to legal standards and ethical norms – appointing legal counsel and auditors as needed 
10. Assisting in maintaining a minimum level of fundraising 
 
- Board Members must participate on at least one committee 
- Committee members are expected to lead smaller groups with defined descriptions and goals 
- Serve as a spokesperson/ambassador for the organization, promoting community engagement and support of the organization 
     
Breakfast at the Bistro VolunteerBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington - 2285 New St - Burlington Seniors' Centre, Seniors' Recreation Facilities & ProgramsHelping with our Breakfast at the Bistro Program including: help setting tables arranging food on platters and tables (no cooking or food preparation). Assisting team with cleanup. Youth ; High School Students ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups Burlington Seniors' Centre, 2285 New Street Not Required
Board of DirectorsSTRIDE, Milton - Head Office & North Halton Worksite   The Board of Directors meet 7 times a year. A two year commitment is needed. Volunteer should have an interest in assisting STRIDE and help provide direction in the services provided by the agency.   STRIDE offices - Milton, Oakville & Acton Not Required
Culture Days VolunteerCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt, Volunteer Halton- Giving out informational brochures and materials about Burlington arts and culture 
- Tracking attendance at arts events 
- Distributing promotional materials prior to the event weekend 
- Promoting the event and participating artists and culture makers via social media
    Not Required
Employment FacilitatorSTRIDE, Milton - Head Office & North Halton Worksite, Supported Employment The Employment Facilitator will assist in providing vocational rehabilitation support services to individuals facing mental health issues, 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. Adults aged 18 and up 12 Wallace St., Acton or 55 Ontario St. Milton Required
Employment FacilitatorSTRIDE, Oakville - South Halton Worksite, Supported EmploymentThe Employment Facilitator will assist in providing vocational rehabilitation support services to individuals facing mental health issues, 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. Adults aged 18 and up 2245 Wyecroft Road, Oakville Required
Friendly VisitorAcclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office   Isolated and/or lonely Seniors seek social visitor to sit in and have coffee/chat/play cards or other activities and often for outings to have coffee with volunteer, visits to library, park, museum or for a lakeside chat, play pool/snooker, grocery and/or personal shopping. Visits to clients in volunteers' own community. Primary Aim: Provide assistance and companionship to isolated seniors and physically challenged adults. Specific languages sometimes needed. Time commitment of 1-3 hours per week or by-weekly.   Clients home or retirement home----Oakville, Burlington & North Halton Required
Hospice VolunteerAcclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office   - Complete a 30 hour, 10 week hospice orientation training session 
- Commit 1-3 hours per week, for a minimum 1 year period 
- Communicate, openly and timely, with your Program Coordinator 
 
Volunteering duties may include: 
- Providing support and companionship to client and/or family 
- Providing respite for caregiver 
- Assisting client in reading, writing, and daily living activities 
- Providing bereavement follow-up, when needed 
- Adhering to Acclaim Health visiting and follow-up policies and procedures 
- Submitting monthly reports re: contact and visits with the client and/or family  
- Maintaining monthly communication with your Program Coordinator 
- Upholding and respecting client privacy and confidentiality
Adults aged 18 and up Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton Required
Special Steps Volunteer (Burlington)Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office   To provide companionship, emotional and social stimulation in the form of a home visit, outing/drive or a walk with clients who are experiencing memory loss. In home regular visits weekly, biweekly or bimonthly for as little as 1 hour. Volunteer could also provide some caregiver relief to spouse or family member simply by visiting. 
Volunteers are often matched with seniors with similar interests and volunteers level of comfort with suggested client match (degree of memory challenge, male or female client, and frequency of, or activities preferred during, visits). 
We try to match you to a client who is close to your home/work. 
Volunteer opportunity great for college students.
Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Client's home or retirement home Required
Special Steps Volunteer (Oakville)Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office   To provide companionship, emotional and social stimulation in the form of a home visit, outing/drive or a walk with friendly, happy Seniors who are experiencing some degree of memory loss. In home regular visits weekly, biweekly or (or more frequently if you can) for as little as 1 hour. Volunteers often provide caregiver relief to spouse or family member through their visits. 
Volunteers are matched with seniors with similar interests and volunteer can dictate level of comfort with suggested client match (type of client challenges and frequency of visits). 
Duties are in volunteers' own community. 
Volunteer opportunity great for college or university students, stay at home Mum's with school aged children and/or retired persons.
Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Client's home or retirement home Required
Special Steps/Friendly Visiting Oakville or BurlingtonAcclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office   Visit once every week for 1-3 hours. Volunteers are needed to provide in home visits or to take clients out for short walks or drives to the mall, lakeshore, driving range, RBG/areas of interest, go shopping or have a coffee (you decide). Clients often have various challenges which cause social isolation and may include physical limitations or memory impairments – but matches are based on previous experience, area of interest and comfort level. Ongoing support from a supervisor is always available but this is an independent position. 
 
Exercise Program is for balance challenged Seniors living in Burlington. Volunteers will be trained in a free half day training session and certified with the CCAA. Time commitment after training is 1 hr per week for 12 wk cycles with one client. One year commitment is required for free training.
People with a physical disability ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups Oakville OR Burlington Required
Fall Volunteer RecruiterHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region OfficePurpose: In collaboration with the Heart Month Area Coordinator, will support the local office in implementing identified volunteer development priorities 
 
Responsibilities may include: 
*Will support captain and canvasser recruitment 
*Develop and implement a volunteer recruitment plan based on identified needs 
*Volunteer intake, placement and orientation 
*Will support planning of training  
Adults aged 18 and up 4391 Harvester Road, Unit 7, Burlington  
Heart Month CaptainHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region Office  Purpose: Builds and organizes a strong team of Canvassers to deliver a successful Heart Month Campaign in a defined geographical area. 
 
Responsibilities may include: 
•Represents HSF within their geographical zone  
•September/October, attend a Captain’s meeting to conduct a needs analysis, problem solve and discuss contingency planning activities  
•January, personally invite volunteers to a training/orientation, hand deliver kits to volunteers who are unable to attend the training  
•February, mid-month calls to canvassers to motivate them to complete their route  
•March, collect all the kits and deliver them to the office  
•Summer months, call canvassers and recruit for next campaign  
•Stay in contact with Area Office throughout the year to provide volunteer updates 
 
Youth ; Adults aged 18 and up Various locations throughout Burlington, Oakville and Milton  
Pink Ribbon AmbassadorsCanadian Cancer Society, Oakville - Halton Unit   Collect donations and distribute pink ribbons throughout the community to raise funds and awareness for breast health funded by the Society. Shifts are two hours at various retail stores in Halton (Burlington, Milton and Oakville) Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups   Not Required
Special Event SupportMuseums of Burlington, Burlington - Joseph Brant Museum, Historic House MuseumSpecial Event Support – Assist the special events department with the delivery of events. There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include serving refreshments, conducting gallery and/or historic house tours, reception/admission duties, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required).  
Availability - primarily weekends and statutory holidays. 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Joseph Brant Museum or Ireland House Museum Required
Special Events Set-upMuseums of Burlington, Burlington - Ireland House at Oakridge Farm, Historic House MuseumsSpecial Event Support – Assist the special events department with the set-up and tear-down of equipment used for the special event. Heavy lifting may be required.  
Availability - primarily weekends and statutory holidays. 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Ireland House Museum and Joseph Brant Museum Required
Telerecruiter VolunteerHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region OfficeDo you have a passion for volunteer recruitment? Then Heart & Stroke Foundation, Halton chapter has the perfect volunteer opportunity for you. The Foundation is currently making calls to over 1,000 volunteers to thank them and confirm if they are helping this coming year. Volunteers for this role will ideally be mature, friendly, out-going, experienced on Excel, comfortable talking on the phone and have a strong command of the English language. Calls can be made from our office (4391 Harvester Road, Unit 7) or out of the comfort of your own home or business.  
A script and training will be provided to assist you in making these calls.  
This opportunity is suitable for persons older than 16 - or if under 16, have to be accompanied by an adult. 
 
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) ; Families 7 - 4391 Harvester Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7L 4X1 Not Required
Volunteer Driver - Meal DeliveryOakville Kiwanis Meals on WheelsTo deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.   Start & end at Oakville Trafalgar Hospital - Deliveries throughout Oakville Required
Board Member - QualityOakville Kiwanis Meals on WheelsAs a board member you will offer advice and guidance to the Executive Director and fellow board members on various quality and safety issues, as well the general duties of a board member.  
I.e. ensuring the ongoing evaluation on the direction and mission of Oakville Kiwanis Meals on Wheels.  
Maintaining the financial integrity of the agency.  
Evaluation the agencies operations and effectiveness.
Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) Where board rooms available: Sir J. Colbourne centre; United Way office, Speers Rd. Required