Indoor / Outdoor Park Volunteer

(Country Heritage Park, Food and Farm Education, Field Trip Venue, Private Tours, Heritage Venue, Event Venue and Operational Farm)

Position ID: V-HVC0429
Last Full Update: 08 Dec 2023

Opportunity Details: Indoor / Outdoor Park Volunteer


Country Heritage Park (CHP) is an 80-acre thriving cultural landmark offering educational programs that focus on farming, sustainability, and cultural history, using more that 19 heritage buildings and displays depicting the evolution of agricultural and rural life. “Serves as a vital resource for preserving agricultural heritage, promoting sustainable farming practices, and building an understanding of the critical role that agriculture plays in our lives.” Plays an important role to inspire a new generation of farmers, foster an appreciation for our agricultural heritage, and cultivate a more sustainable future.

·        Farming activities

·        Educational Programs led by trained and costumed interpreters.

·        Special Events

·        Open Year round for pre-booked education programs, private and group tours, business group/meetings, weddings/family events

·        Rental facilities available

·        Private tours or pre-bookings only. Not Open to the Public.

Contact Risham Kaur, Volunteer Coordinator, Country Heritage Park; Phone: 905-878-8151 ext 15; Email:

Seeking Volunteers! Whether you love the great outdoors, have a knack for heritage preservation, enjoy sewing, are handy with tools, or have unique interests or any multitude of different activities, we have a place for you! Join our dynamic team and make real impact. Help us maintain natural beauty, preserve history, mend textiles, tackle maintenance tasks, whip up culinary delights, or share your special skills. Your passion matters. Be part of something meaningful. Contact us today to volunteer your time and talents. Together, we will create lasting memories and strengthen our community #VolunteerOpportunity #MakeADifference

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Benefits Engaging in volunteer work within your community provides a deep sense of connection and purpose. Whether you are dedicated to preserving heritage, nurturing nature, or sharing your unique talents, this commitment enriches lives, cultivates meaningful friendships, and contributes to a lasting legacy. Take the step to get involved today and discover the gratifying rewards of making a positive impact on your local community.
Ages 14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of Interest Building & Construction ; Event Coordination & Support ; Gardening / Yard Work ; Maintenance / Repair ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour ; Nature / Environment ; Office Administration ; Youth Engagement
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work ; Volunteers form the heartbeat of our vibrant community, embodying essential qualities such as robust communication skills, an unwavering passion for community service, and a steadfast commitment to giving back. Embracing the diverse tapestry of opportunities, we joyfully extend skill development programs across various domains—be it indoors, outdoors, in farming, heritage preservation, event coordination, or education. This commitment empowers our volunteers not only to cultivate their skills but also to contribute significantly, making a tangible and lasting impact. Become a part of our community today and embark on a journey of growth, collaboration, and meaningful difference-making!
Commitment Length CHP is delighted to extend a warm welcome to volunteers, embracing individuals for any duration of commitment. Within our diverse array of opportunities, we take joy in accommodating a wide range of needs and interests within our facility. Your involvement is not only valued but also tailored to ensure a fulfilling and enjoyable experience. Join us, and together, let's make a positive impact in our community!
Interaction Level Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; The volunteer role at our organization is flexible, adapting to your comfort level and preferences. Our dedicated staff provides support, ensuring that you won't be pushed beyond your established comfort zone. We prioritize your well-being as you actively contribute to our community. Join us to make a meaningful difference, secure in the knowledge that your boundaries are respected and valued.
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location 8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
Number of Positions Acton: 20 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 10 individual(s) ; Milton: 20 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total. 
We enthusiastically welcome year-round volunteers who are eager to contribute their time. Our dedicated staff will be there to assist and guide you. It's important to note that the level of activity may vary, as certain times of the year tend to be busier due to the park's schedule. Your dedication is deeply valued and appreciated throughout the entire year.
Training Training on the job ; Training on-going ; We enthusiastically provide skill development opportunities across a spectrum of areas—whether indoors, outdoors, in farming, events, or education. Our trained staff supervises these experiences, empowering volunteers to not only enhance their skills but also to cultivate personal growth and make a substantial, meaningful difference in the community.
Transportation No Public transport is available.
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements The requirement for a Police Check is possible upon the specific tasks being carried out.

Agency Details: Country Heritage Park, Food and Farm Education, Field Trip Venue, Private Tours, Heritage Venue, Event Venue and Operational Farm

Office Phone 905-878-8151
Address & Map
8560 Tremaine Rd
Milton, ON L9T 2X3
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Mailing Address c/o Country Heritage Park 
PO Box 38 
8560 Tremaine Rd 
Milton, ON L9T 2X3