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|Position Title||Organization / Program Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Location||Police Check|
|Brian Smith Charity Ride||Radius Child & Youth Services||- Nutrition/Water Stop - replenishing refreshments for cyclists. Must be able to provide your own transportation to either Grimsby, Beamsville or Niagara-on-the-Lake||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Community Groups||Hutch's on the Beach, Hamilton Beach||Not Required|
|Search and Rescue, Maintenance and Administrative Member Volunteer||TOWARF||TOWARF is in need of volunteer members to assist with daily operations but is in most urgent need of persons with a Mechanical or Marine Mechanical background.
Duties would include:
- actively crewing a Search and Rescue vessel on Lake Ontario
- assisting with maintenance on the vessel and
- assisting with maintenance on the buildings and grounds
- various administrative tasks
|Adults (18+)||Oakville||Not Required|
|Senior Leader||Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office||- 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 and help during fundraising events.
|Seniors (55+)||Anywhere in Halton Region||Required|
|Technology Tutor||Elder Technology Assistance Group||This is an interesting and rewarding volunteer position.
- We are looking for a commitment of up to 3 hours per week.
- Have availability Mon., Wed. or Fri. between 9am and 12pm.
- Guide participants in using new technology devices, like cellphones and tablets.
- Must to be reliable, have a pleasant attitude and good communication skills.
- Must be able to work one-on-one and share your time between 2/3 participants.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students||Oakville or Burlington||Not Required|
|BINGO Ambassador||Halton Healthcare, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Hospital Gate - Level 1, South Block, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Interact with and assist participants on behalf of the Oakville hospital at Wednesday afternoon bingo sessions at the DELTA Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville. Hospital games are first and third Wednesday afternoons each month, but volunteers can elect to do fewer sessions if preferred.||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||Mayfair Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville|
|Fundraising Volunteer||Literacy Council of Burlington, Upper Canada Place||Fundraising support - establish databases, mail merge, computer work, design and or distribute flyers, arrange sponsorships||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||At office, Suite 21 - 460 Brant Street, Burlington||Required|
|Gardener||AbleLiving Services Inc., Burlington - Westwood Hub||Assist an elderly gentleman to maintain his garden.
Planting, weeding, removing spent flowers and leaves.
|Adults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Couples ; Families||Aldershot area of Burlington||Required|
|Visiting Artist Volunteer||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||- In collaboration with educators, plan materials and experiences that can be offered for children to represent their ideas and thinking through various types of art forms including visual media, music, movement/dance, photography and dramatic art.
- Capture children's work through photos/videos and notes
- Attend monthly artists meetings to collaborate in art related experiences
|Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||410 Bronte Street South, Milton||Required|
|Youth Dance Chaperone Volunteer||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||-supervising entrance and exit
-assist with set-up/clean-up
-monitoring hallways and coat-room
-monitoring youth in the dance area
|Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Milton Leisure Centre, Main St., Milton||Required|
|Board of Directors||STRIDE, 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|
|Burlington Relay For Life Community/Corporate Team Recruitment Lead||Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office||Help with Community and Corporate Team Recruitment for 2016 and/or 2017. Utilize your personal and professional networks to assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Burlington Relay For Life event.||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples||Bronte Creek Provincial Park||Not Required|
|Child Care Centre Volunteer - Bronte Street School||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||- Assist teachers with the care for toddlers and young children in a child care setting
- Play/read to toddlers and young children
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language||410 Bronte St. South, Milton||Required|
|ElderTALK Older Adult Group Facilitator||Support & Housing - Halton, Milton - Bronte St S, 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.||Seniors (55+)||Required|
|Employment Facilitator||STRIDE, Oakville - South 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 (18+)||2245 Wyecroft Road, Oakville||Required|
|Employment Facilitator||STRIDE, 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 (18+)||12 Wallace St., Acton or 55 Ontario St. Milton||Required|
|Georgetown Musictown Live Music Blogger||Georgetown Musictown||Individuals can volunteer from their own home (located in Halton Hills)
-Assemble information and unify multimedia content to create blog posts
-Interact and meet with Founder on regular basis
|Adults (18+)||At volunteer's home||Not Required|
|House League Hockey Convenor||Minor Oaks Hockey Association||- Liaison between HL VP’s and MOHA Office and coaches, players and/or parents.
- Collect a team budget from each team within your division and submit them to the MOHA Office
- Assist in balancing of teams as required
- Approve team travel permits and submit to MOHA office for processing
- Hold coaches meetings 2-3 times over the course of the season to provide updates and information
- Attend team practices from time to time to observe practice format
- Update standings on MOHA website
- Maintain the scoring statistics for the Division
- Pick up and distribute team pictures
- Monitoring and reporting of any detrimental behaviour by coaches and/or parents
- Collection and consolidation of player evaluations from coaches
- Complete and submit coach evaluations for each coach in your division
|Adults (18+)||Oakville- Various arenas||Required|
|Infant Food Bank Host/Organize a Fundraising Event||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||- Organize and host a personal/community/sports team/etc. event 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
- 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 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||At your personal or organizational event||Not Required|
|Milton Relay For Life Committee Member||Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office||Positions include:
• Survivor recruitment & recognition lead
• Orientation & outreach lead
• Food & beverage lead
• Community team recruitment lead
• Mission lead
• Activities and entertainment lead
Work with staff, partners, and Relay For Life volunteer committee;
Duties are specific to each role.
|Neon Nights for Childhood Cancer Committee||Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office||Looking for passionate, organized volunteers to help plan and execute Halton's first Neon Nights for Childhood Cancer in Georgetown. Be part of the planning committee for this new event dedicated to raising funds for pediatric cancer.
Committee will plan, communicate and promote event success in partnership with your Canadian Cancer Society staff lead.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||Not Required|
|Nursing Home Volunteer - Chiropody & Orthotic||Halton Healthcare, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Hospital Gate - Level 1, South Block, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||- Call patients to remind them of upcoming appointments
- Pull and re-file charts (not filing within the patient charts)
- Prepare blank charts for future new patients
- Prepare blank invoice forms
- Related duties as required
|Adults (18+)||Allendale - Milton; Creekway- Burlington; Post Inn Village - Oakville||Not Required|
|Oakville Relay For Life Community Team Recruitment Lead||Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office||Utilize your personal and professional networks to assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Relay For Life.||Adults (18+)|
|Oakville Relay For Life Community/Corporate Team Recruitment Lead||Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office||- Utilize your personal and professional networks to assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Oakville Relay For Life event.
- Promote and recruit individuals, community and corporate teams for event.
- Work with committee and follow up lead for 2016 and/or 2017
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples||Coronation Park in Oakville||Not Required|
|Organizing Committee Members and Event Volunteers||Doors Open Burlington, Mailing Address||Serve on the organizing committee to plan the annual Doors Open Burlington event which includes sitting on one of the sub-committees. Sub-committees are sponsorship, marketing site & volunteer.
In addition, we are looking for people to help at Doors Open Burlington on October 1, 2016 with the following:
welcome visitors to the site; record the number of visitors; converse with visitors about the site and Doors Open; distribute site information (where applicable); assist with opening / closing of the site (help put up signage, pamphlets, etc.)
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||Organizing Committee usually meets at Ireland House Museum, 2168 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON.||Not Required|
|Tuck Shop Volunteer||Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre||Running a tuck shop for staff, residents and families 1-2 times per week.
Selling food, drink and other novelties.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students||Required|
|Weekend Receptionist||Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre||Answer the telephone and direct calls as required.
Communicate messages to staff and direct visitors within the home.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||291 Reynolds street, Oakville||Required|
|Annual Gala Committee Member||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.
|Adults (18+)||Not Required|
|Charity Golf Committee Members||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.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language||Not Required|
|Frontline Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||The Frontline Volunteer works alongside the professional care team and provides companionship to enhance the quality of life for children during their stay at The Darling Home for Kids. Frontline volunteers are involved in our residential and respite programs.
The Frontline volunteers are with the children at the bedside, during activities, within the Snoezelen area, enjoying arts and crafts, spending time outside, and generally are there to support the child and frontline staff with whatever activities they are doing.
Frontline volunteers must be at least 20 years of age.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||Milton||Required|
|Fundraising Assistant Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||- Assisting in the development and implementation of a coordinated fundraising program
- Assisting with planning and managing of fundraising events
- Handling donor acknowledgements and thank-you letters
- Identify donor prospects and research donor prospects
- Data entry and maintenance of the database
- Solicitations of corporate sponsors, financial gifts, and gift-in-kind donations
- Interacting with donors and conducting donor meetings
- Development of donor materials, presentations, and mailings
- Serves as an ambassador for the organization and promotes a positive image
(please note this list is not exhaustive, nor do we require one volunteer to fulfill all roles)
|Gala Event Day Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||Assist with registration, live and silent auctions, greeting and seating guests, grab bag handout, gift bag delivery, raffle ticket sales, and more.||Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Burlington Convention Centre||Not Required|
|Maintenance & Gardening Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||• Weeding the gardens
• Planting in the raised gardens
• Perform various light yard work duties
• Clearing the paths of debris
• Maintenance tasks indoors and outdoors including, but not limited to: cleaning, upkeep of home, changing lights & batteries, etc.
We are looking for volunteers for gardening, maintenance, or a combination of both. Volunteers do not need to do both maintenance and gardening if not within skill set or interest.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||Milton, ON||Required|
|Peer Frontline Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||Peer Frontline Volunteers are between the ages of 14-19 years old and supports the Frontline Volunteers and the professional care team.
The peer volunteer will be a friend to the children by playing with the child, enjoying arts and crafts, playing video games, interacting with the child on a companion to companion basis.
|Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Milton||Required|
|Volunteer Driver||Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office||We are looking for insured, Full “G” licensed drivers to expand our social and recreational programming. Drive one of our groups in one of our vans, (or your own vehicle; your choice) and join our weekly activities throughout the Halton Region.
Training is provided and all expenses are covered. Make some new friends, get some exercise, commune with nature or stretch your artistic talents, all while giving back to your community all before lunch.
Shifts are flexible and are offered throughout the region.
Lived mental health experience considered an asset.
|Adults (18+)||Throughout Halton||Required|
|Kerr Village Handmade & Vintage Market Volunteer||Kerr Village Business Improvement Area||Set up tables, 10x10 tents, monitor entrance, take down.||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||258 Kerr Street, Oakville, ON||Not Required|
|Chill Zone Volunteer (CTW)||Community Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt, Volunteer Halton||Helping in an after school program from 3:15pm to 6:00pm
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
|Defeat Depression Walk Volunteer (CTW)||Distress Centre Oakville||Assisting with set up & tear down;
Acting as greeters and route marshals;
Water/snack station attendants.
|Highschool students||Oakville (Lions Valley Park)||Not Required|
|Volunteer Hairdresser||Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington - North Shore Blvd||Wash and blow dry patients hair in our Tuesday mornings for non-skilled hairdresser
If you are skilled haircutter you would cut hair as well
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Newcomers / English as a second language||Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington||Required|
|Post-Secondary Education Career Mentor (*for university or college professors)||Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The Mentoring Partnership||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
|Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: library, Sheridan, workplace, coffee shop||Not Required|