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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.
BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
Burlington
Assisting with the City-wide Clean Up efforts taking place across our community. Helping to keep our city clean & green! 
 
This citywide event provides an important (and fun!) opportunity for citizens, schools, churches, businesses, neighbourhoods and community groups to come together to clean up and green up Burlington and help the planet locally. What a great and meaningful way to celebrate Earth Day 2017! 
 
If you are an individual who wants to participate in the Clean Up but you don't have a group to join, consider joining the Field and Stream Rescue Team (April 22) or the Friends of Sheldon Creek (April 15). For more information about joining these groups, go to our web page: https://www.burlingtongreen.org/news/1229-cugu-registration-2017#ward-1 (Scroll down to the bottom where you'll see the heading "Groups and Locations registered so far"
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
40 nature sites throughout Oakville; visit oakvillepeacecentre.org for list of clean up locations
- Distribute flyers door to door in advance of the event to encourage participation. 
- Assist with a clean up at one of forty locations throughout Oakville;
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Glen Abbey Community Centre, 1415 Third Line, Oakville
Assist with set up on Friday and take down of event on Saturday; staff various booths at event; waste management at event; promote event by distributing posters in community; phoning past visitors to invite again; assist with speakers area at event; assist with kid's eco fun area.
Milton Community Resource Centre
At your personal or organizational event
- Organize and host your own personal/community/sports team/etc. event or product drive to collect donations 
- Encourage guests and participants to bring a donation for the Infant Food Bank - diapers, formula, cereal and/or jars and pouches of baby food 
-Volunteers work with the Infant Food Bank Facilitator to provide a plan for their event which includes methods of gathering donations, outline of product or fundraising goal and identification of event timeline. 
- MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, an Infant Food Bank container for your guests to fill 
 
Note: You can drop off your collected donations to MCRC at 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up. 
 
Students: earn up to 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre
291 Reynolds St, Oakville
Running a tuck shop for staff, residents and families 1-2 times per week.  
Selling food, drink and other novelties.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Programs for People with Disabilities
Brant Hills Community Centre, 2255 Brant Street
Assist in drop-in program for teens & young adults who have developmental delays.  
Help with group or one on one
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence (OSCR)
Volunteer will assist in the Healthy Living Programs/Volunteer Department with seniors' programs and duties as assigned.  
I.e., office assistance, friendly visiting, assisting in activities, escorts to appointments, reading, library, computer, etc. Assignments will be based on volunteer skills and interests and department need.
Marketing Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: library, Sheridan, workplace, coffee shop
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
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
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
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Event takes place Sunday, April 30th 2017 at Central Arena, Burlington from 11 am to 1 pm
Work with your committee chair and CCS staff partner to promote and recruit participants for our Great Ride 'n' Stride event celebrating it's 38th year in Burlington! This non-competitive event invites participants to run or walk 5 kms or bicycle 17 kms. Duties include event organization, promoting on social media and in the community and helping out on event day. Utilize your personal and professional networks.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Event takes place Sunday, April 30th at Central Arena, Burlington from 11 am to 1 pm
Work with your committee chair and CCS staff partner to promote and recruit participants for our Great Ride 'n' Stride event celebrating it's 38th year in Burlington! This non-competitive event invites participants to run or walk 5 kms or bicycle 17 kms. Duties include event organization, promoting on social media and in the community and helping out on event day. Utilize your personal networks.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, No Socks for Ivan Youth Drop-In Programs
Burlington: Haber CC; Aldershot Arena/Pool; Mountainside Rec Centre, Tansley Woods CC
The responsibilities of a No Socks for Ivan Program volunteer include: 
- Helping to brainstorm and plan weekly activities, the sky is the limit! 
- Help us promote the activities via social media or by handing out flyers 
- Volunteers are also expected to attend program and help execute the planned activities 
- Volunteers also support with the set up and take down of activities 
- Volunteers must be comfortable enough to help implement the programming they plan 
- Volunteers are required to interact with the Youth during program hours  
- Volunteers are required to communicate safety instructions to youth and communicate any inappropriate behaviours witnessed to staff team
Translator (CTW)   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department
Home or Burlington Community Centre - Brant Hills, Tansley Woods, Mountainside, Haber
Require individuals that know another language to translate camp materials. Symbols, game names, etc. to ensure City has an inclusive program. 
Ability to translate our Picture Exchange Communication System (PEC's) symbols and the information used for our programs/summer camps. The hope is to make the transition for our participants easier and more inclusive. The PECs symbols are used by individuals with disabilities to ensure they have the ability to communicate freely with our staff and other participants.
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington
Volunteers assist on Monday and Friday mornings tending to the gardens in our conservatory and our courtyard as needed. Occasionally, members of this team travel to visit greenhouses to obtain plantings for the facility.
Docent   Burlington 
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd
Docents at the AGB bring appreciation of our exhibitions and collections to our visitors through one-on-one as well as small group interaction in the gallery and during tours. Docents are assigned a weekly shift in the gallery during which they answer visitor questions, provide information about the exhibit, works and artists. Docents are also required to lead tours for school groups ( both children & teens), special needs groups and adult groups. Docents sign-up to lead a tours as needed based on their availability.
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Road
Duties include assisting participants with supplies, explaining the activities and helping to track visitor numbers.
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd
There are many ad-hoc events that require volunteers throughout the year. If you are interested in a short term role, this may be perfect for you.
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd
Volunteers helping in our summer camps assist with supervision and instruction of the participants during studio time and nutrition break as well as generally helping to ensure a warm, comfortable and safe environment for learning.
Canadian Red Cross, Region of Peel Branch, Transportation Services
Work can primarily be done remotely from home, with occasional time in an office environment
• Create content for weekly internal newsletter  
• Research, write and edit stories for Red Weekly that highlight regional achievements  
• Interview volunteers, employees and clients for the purposes of creating profiles for Red Weekly 
• Works with staff on creating content for annual or one-time projects 
• Researches and writes content for projects that promote the Red Cross. This could include editorial content that accompanies an advertisement, social media content, program brochures, local communications messaging, etc.  
• Provide input on recruitment materials (e.g. posters, displays, brochures)  
• Supports the Communications Department during emergencies and fundraising appeals 
• Works alongside Communications staff members to create/edit content to support the Philanthropy and Communications Departments when on appeal  
• Assists in creating copy that positions the Red Cross as the charity of choice during fundraising appeals  
• Contributes to a healthy and safe working environment 
• Performs other duties, as required
Canadian Red Cross, Region of Peel Branch, Transportation Services
Work can primarily be done remotely from home, with occasional time in an office environment
• Act as a spokesperson in times of disaster and/or respond to local media inquiries  
• Uses provided key messaging to respond in a timely manner to media inquiries as a spokesperson on behalf of the Canadian Red Cross (this may be in times of a large disaster, smaller scale Personal Disaster Assistance responses, proactive media campaigns or other media requests) 
• Positions the Canadian Red Cross as the charity of choice during fundraising appeals 
• When appropriate, connects media with other spokespeople who are content experts within the organization  
• Provides guidance and coaching to other spokespeople on key messaging 
• Supports the Communications Department with media training  
• Proactively pitches story ideas to the media to promote Red Cross services and programs  
• Working with Communications staff for direction, creates proactive media pitches based on activities in the communications calendar and participate in garnering media coverage for Red Cross programs in their region 
• Has a good understanding of the local media environment and topics of interest 
• Contributes to a healthy and safe working environment 
 
The ability to work non-traditional hours, including evenings and weekends, is a requirement for this position. 
Must be available on short notice to respond.
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.
YMCA of Oakville, Family Recreation Programs
The YMCA camps are offered at 6 locations
• Minimum age of 16 years OR 14 years having completed YMCA LIT, CIT, or Volunteer Ready Program 
 
• Support the YMCA summer camp team in the implementation of summer camp programs and activities to provide a positive experience for all campers 
• Assist camp staff with the planning, coordination, and execution of camp theme days and special events 
• Work alongside camp staff to manage group behavior and ensure an emotionally and physically safe environment is provided for all campers and staff 
• Ensure communication with all YMCA staff, volunteers, families, partners and the public is professional and courteous 
• Keep proper tracking of volunteer hours and submit to the appropriate staff
Milton Community Resource Centre
The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton
Assist staff with the developing and preparing educational resources as needed. May include labeling resources and some light cleaning of learning materials when they are returned to the library. 
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
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.
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.
Classical Music Blogger   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Musikay
from own home
Write blog posts for the Ensemble's website. Topics to include specific pieces, and surrounding information, composers biographies and events surrounding the composition of a work, etc.
St Luke's Anglican Church Palermo
3114 Dundas St. West, Oakville
This position will require good leadership skills and sound judgement. The Hospitality Team will help to supervise other volunteers at SLCC and ensure that the environment is safe and secure for everyone. Experience with reception duties, office administration or customer service is an asset. 
 
Responsibilities Include: 
• Assist residents and organizations wishing to participate in hub activities 
• Nurture relationships among neighbours, community groups, and partners 
• Greet and provide hospitality to guests 
• Introduce guests to the areas of the building and show them where equipment is located 
• Assist guests with completing registration and other forms 
• Answer telephone, take messages 
• Administer program evaluations as required 
• Assess situations and keep the environment safe for all 
• Assist with set up and clean up for programming if needed
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.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Connect with the Milton community to promote and organize Milton Relay For Life.  
Work with staff, partners, and Relay For Life volunteer committee to organize and plan the Canadian Cancer Society's signature event. 
Duties include phone calls, contacting realtors and companies, delivering posters and flyers and community outreach.
ROCK, Milton Office
Our Lady of Victory School, Milton
Along with other volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys and girls aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports/games to play.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville - Bristol Circle, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes. Location of client's 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 may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Oakville Strokers
Glen Abbey Community Centre, 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON L6M 3G2
Assist stroke survivors in the swimming pool and in the pool change rooms.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
-Identifying potential volunteer opportunities in the Halton/Mississauga Region 
-Contacting and collaborating with local business owners to attract new volunteers  
-Dropping off various recruitment materials to the businesses 
-Organizing and maintaining recruitment spreadsheet and map 
-Recruiting volunteers in a variety of forms (door-to-door, online, phone, etc.)
Doors Open Burlington
Burlington, Ontario
• Welcome visitors to the site  
• Record the number of visitors at the site  
• Distribute site information (where applicable)  
• Assist with opening / closing of the site (put up signage, set out information pamphlets, etc.) 
 
Volunteers are also needed to help pack 'site boxes' approximately 2-3 weeks prior to the event day.  
Site boxes contain brochures, pens, papers, small first-aid kits, etc.
Community Living Burlington
Spencer Smith Park – Lady of the Lake area, closer to Spencer’s (1400 Lakeshore Road)
Marshaling – Directing people at the 1km and 5km walk/run in the right direction 
Food handling – Assisting with handing out food to participant 
Parking lot attendants – Assisting with the parking lot at Burlington Avenue and Elgin Street 
Children’s Activities – assisting children with arts and crafts, managing the bouncy castle, helping out where needed.
Doors Open Burlington
Assist with our I.T. needs to maintain and update the Doors Open Burlington website (using Wordpress).
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Etc. Volunteers assist customers with their purchases, process electronic sales, package purchases, re-stock the shop floor and assist with inventory intake as well as with our art sales and rental program. Our student program offers a 2-hour after school role during which students can work with staff and adult volunteers and also have the opportunity to enjoy special projects that help improve the shop experience for our visitors.
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON
Education Assistants are tasked with helping to provide a warm, comfortable atmosphere for the children, assisting in the direction of students and families through the facility to and from classrooms, leading and supervising children through the facility as well as assisting in the studio with set-up/clean-up and execution of activities.