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Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
Kerr Street Mission, 485 Kerr St, Oakville
o Prepare snack using ingredients provided by KSM 
o Interact positively with children 
o Set up food service area prior to children’s arrival (cups, plates, cutlery, scrape bins etc.) 
o Follow safe food handling practices during food preparation & serving 
o Serve snack to 30 children  
o Clean up dining area and kitchen in accordance with KSM guidelines
Joy of Learning Centre
Oakville
Challenger baseball is a division of Little League for players with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the full benefits of participation in baseball at a level structured to their abilities. 
 
Coaching duties include:  
- Organizing/coming up with practice drills 
- Executing drills  
- Helping players on the field 
- Coordinating games
Joy of Learning Centre
Saturdays: Sixteen Mile Creek, Sundays: Milton Sports Centre
Milton Skating and Hockey Skills: assist players on the ice with fundamentals of skating and hockey. Encourage participation. 
Oakville Rangers Hockey: organize and run practice drills, assist players on the ice, assist players in the dressing room, encourage participation, coordinate games
Nanny Angel Network
Halton
Nanny Angels provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare support for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period. All of our Nanny Angels have two important things in common: their love of children and their commitment to providing excellent, dependable childcare for mothers with cancer. 
Become a Nanny Angel! How you can help: 
• Provide fun, educational, creative and safe experiences for the children 
• Minimum 6 months of commitment to ensure support during the duration of a mom’s cancer treatment and recovery 
• 4 hours of childcare service per week to the same family 
• Volunteers are matched with families based on compatibility and location within the Greater Toronto Area: Halton, Peel, York, Durham Regions and the City of Toronto. 
 
The role is not that of a babysitter, housekeeper or personal assistant – Nanny Angels are there to engage and support the children.
Family Night Social Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
The first three weeks of every 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
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte Street South, Milton
Volunteer artists will share their expertise in the arts with Educators, children and families. This may include planning materials and open-ended experiences that can be offered for children to represent their ideas and thinking through various types of art forms. Art forms include but not limited to: visual arts, movement/dance, music, dramatic arts or photography.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton, Ontario
MCRC is currently seeking additional Board Directors for a minimum 2-year commitment to: 
-Utilize expertise in a professional field and provide counsel and advise to support the successful governance of the organization 
-Support and provide guidance to the Executive Director in accordance with the Board of Directors By-laws 
-Ensure Board By-laws remain current and relevant 
-Provide expertise and advice in the development of the overall strategic direction of the organization 
-Support and assist in the development of philanthropic resources and fundraising efforts; attend MCRC fundraising events 
-Understand and influence, where necessary, public policies that affect MCRC 
-Network within the community and advocate on behalf of the organization 
-Report to the community and stakeholders at the Annual General Meeting 
-Monitor and evaluate the Executive Director's performance 
-Participate on Board sub-committees and attend monthly Board meetings 
MCRC is especially interested in applicants from diverse backgrounds with expertise in not-for-profit operations and in Law and/or Human Resources.  
Please forward your cover letter and resumé to Becky Andrade, Associate Executive Director at rebeccaa@mcrc.on.ca.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
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.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
1010 Main Street East, Milton (Milton Central Library)
Volunteer tutors will help the student with their academic needs and to complete their homework assignments for Grade 12 in Math; French; & English  
We are currently looking to fill in 10 positions (at least 3 for French; 5 for Math and 1 each for Chemistry and English) for a volunteer tutor who will be able to help a newcomer students.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
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.
YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Underground Youth Centre
YMCA Burlington
Provide support to staff on Friday Nights youth night. Assist in supervising youth ages 10 and up. Provide peer/mentoring with youth, engaging with the youth in various recreational activities (ping pong, pool, video games). Assisting in creating a safe and fun space for youth. Providing support to youth that may need information on services in their community.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Hamilton
-Implement an effective individualized literacy program to meet the literacy needs of 1 child, utilizing an existing framework 
-Implement engaging, creative and hands-on literacy activities and games in the areas of: phonics, sight words, fluency 
-Develop a unique and creative poster board based on the interests of the child where the child’s successes are emphasized by graphing their success in the three central program areas (phonics, sight words, fluency) after every night of the program 
-Conduct informal literacy assessment on the first day of program (pre-assessment) as well as on the last day of program (post-assessment) 
-Provide a positive and safe learning environment  
-Provide regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self‐motivation and self‐confidence in their academic development 
-Fill out session reports after the tutoring sessions to track the children’s progress 
-Communicate with the child's parents on their progress and goals 
-Attend required training sessions as necessary 
-Where applicable, transports poster boards to and from the program 
-Responsible for own transportation to and from program location 
-Complete time sheets 
-Assist the program facilitator if needed
ArtHouse for Children and Youth
Multiple locations across Burlington, Oakville and Milton
Leads and Volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment during this after-school drop-in art program. Volunteers will interact with children/families, assist with organizing activities, materials, games, and homework help. Volunteers may need to provide one-on-one support to a child during the program. At the end of the program, volunteers assist with light cleaning.
Junior Achievement of Central Ontario
Local schools in Milton, Burlington, and Oakville
Using our highly interactive education programs you will aid students in developing necessary business and life skills, to enter tomorrows’ workforce. Acting as a resource, facilitator, motivator and role model you will facilitate a Junior Achievement program in the classroom for a day. There are multiple programs to choose from, depending on your interests and skills.  
 
- Visit a grade 7, 8, or high school classroom in Milton and share your knowledge and experience in business/entrepreneurship 
- Educate students about careers in your industry sector 
- Volunteer dates are on weekdays during school hours
Driver Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
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.
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.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative, Mailing Address
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the Halton community. Attend and participate in monthly planning meetings (2 hrs per month). Participate in work groups to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative, Mailing Address
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Looking to recruit older adult volunteers to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the Halton community.  
Attend and participate in monthly planning meetings (2 hrs per month).  
Participate in work groups to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
School Workshop Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Focus on Nature, Halton Branch - Mailing Address
Halton Region & Hamilton-Wentworth Elementary Schools
Join us for a fun day helping kids find the beauty of nature! Workshop Program Assistants will be part of a team assisting the lead instructor with the delivery of Focus on Nature photography workshops in local schools, outdoor education centres, and at special events.  
 
Duties include: mentoring students in nature exploration and photography while accompanying them on photo walks in local parks and natural areas; assisting with the importing, editing, and reviewing of student images; leading a small group activity in the afternoon as part of a series of photography/nature activity stations.  
 
Key goals of Focus on Nature are to inspire young people to explore and appreciate nature through photography and to connect with their creativity. This is done by teaching students the "elements of design", and by exploring local natural areas as photographers, with eyes wide open to the beauty and complexity of nature. Students are encouraged to slow down and to look for the elements of design in nature, and they are reminded that nature has always acted as inspiration for art, design, and architecture. At the end of each workshop, there is a celebration with a slideshow of each students' 10 favourite images, and we give "extension activities" to teachers and students so that they can continue to learn.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Staff and volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment during this adult and child together drop-in program. Volunteers will interact with families, assist with organizing activities, materials and toys and assist with light cleaning at the end of program. 
 
Volunteers must have completed grade 8.
Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Bruce Trail Early Learning and Child Care Centre, 1199 Costigan, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care of 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
Milton Community Resource Centre, EarlyON Child and Family Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Assist staff with labeling and putting children's art work in cubbies, tidying collage shelves, reading stories to small groups of children, preparing some paper or creative activities
In-School Mentor   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Oakville, Milton, Georgetown and Acton Schools
The In-School Mentoring Program provides a child/youth with a positive role model to share the experiences and challenges of growing up. Mentors visit with their mentees 1:1 (age 6-13) at school and engage in activities such as board games, crafts, sports or taking a walk on school grounds. This is a non-academic program that focuses on building confidence, social skills and problem-solving techniques through having fun! Commitment: For one hour each week during the school year. Matches do not meet over the summer break or during school holidays.
Burlington Track and Field Club
Burlington
Coaching kids ages 6+ in Track and Field and Cross Country running events.  
Currently training Mondays and Thursdays from 6pm to 7:30 pm, as well as specific Saturdays or Sundays when track meets are held.
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Support out after school program staff member in running the program. This is an after school program that provides activities, recreation and a healthy snack to children aged 4 to 12. We have a staff member who plans and runs the program, volunteers responsibility would be to assist the staff person.
YMCA of Oakville
YMCA of Oakville, 410 Rebecca St, Oakville
• Have fun and be a positive role model for all participants  
• Provide specific and relevant feedback to participants for assist instructing  
• Take an initiative to assist Aquatic staff in setting up and cleaning up all daily activities 
• Scan all participants and area around them always for safety purpose 
 
Pre-requisite:  
Completion and current Bronze Cross & Emergency or Standard First Aid with CPR B or C certificate
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
- Preparation of home cooked meals for our children on open respite weekends  
- Preparing freezer meals for our staff to utilize at later dates  
- Running errands to pick up groceries (reimbursement by organization and/or in-kind donation) 
- Cleaning and organizing our kitchen 
- Tidying up after a volunteer shift
Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Burlington and Milton
- Front line reception  
- Child and youth duties for Burlington and Milton locations