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Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Early Years
Work is done from volunteer's own home
Contact expectant and new mothers who have signed up for support. Contact as necessary until mother feels confident and connected with other supports. Share own breastfeeding experience when appropriate to assist new mother in feeling comfortable. Volunteers can seek out advice and support as needed from their Volunteer Coordinator, Public Health Nurses and other breastfeeding resources in the community. All work is done from the volunteer's own home. Volunteers send client notes to the Health Department upon completion of support.
Food for Life Canada
Loblaws and Fortinos stores in Burlington and Oakville
Food for Life needs 150 outgoing, enthusiastic volunteers for our annual Turkey Drive December 7-8, 2019 at Fortinos stores across Burlington and Oakville. 
 
Volunteer Teams will be responsible for encouraging customers to purchase a turkey to be donated to Food for Life. This turkey will then be delivered to families in need in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, and Acton to ensure they receive a holiday meal.  
Fortinos Store Locations: 
1059 Plains Rd Burlington 
5111 New St Burlington 
2025 Guelph Ln Burlington 
2512 Appleby Ln Burlington 
493 Dundas St. Oakville 
173 Lakeshore Rd W Oakville 
Throughout your shift, you will be changing up roles. Roles include greeting shoppers as they enter the store, being present in the meat department for anyone who may have questions, collecting turkeys as shoppers hand them off once purchased, and overall just interacting with shoppers. This turkey drive has been running for many years, and many shoppers look forward to this event.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Burlington Seniors' Centre
Various Food Service Roles in "The Bistro"
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.
Joseph Brant Hospital
Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington
Assist feeding patients meals at mealtimes - either Breakfast or Lunch time
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
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Partner Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Creek Way Village
To enhance the mealtime experience and encourage residents to increase their food intake. Training provided & staff supervisor on hand at all times.
Victorian Order of Nurses, Toronto-York Region Branch, Peel Satellite Office
Delivering meals to Oakville or Mississauga
a) Pick up and deliver meals to clients, including: 
• Reporting to the designated depot at the assigned time (Mississauga near Oakville border) 
• Picking up route list, and meals, etc. 
• Delivering meals to assigned clients, dropping off notices etc. within expected time frames 
• Ensuring that meals are received by the client at the time of delivery or following previously made arrangements or procedures 
• Talking with the client to observe that they are safe and all is well 
• Returning containers and any money collected to the designated depot 
• Returning any undelivered meals to the designated depot 
b) Maintain confidentiality of route sheets 
c) Submission of expense claim form as required 
d) Use “MOW” car sign to facilitate parking and to increase community awareness of the program 
e) Report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients 
f) Attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington (off Mainway between Appleby Line and Burloak)
Do you love to run? If so, would you enjoy mentoring a youth in a running group?  
The running group will be targeted to our youth in care between the ages of 12-18.  
The youth will learn to run 5kms and complete a 5km run  
The group will also have an educational component with weekly presentations on key health issues.  
Each youth will be set up with a mentor to run alongside.
Pub Volunteer   Burlington 
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Community Room
Volunteer will pour and serve alcoholic drinks for residents of the long term care home for one afternoon or evening a week.
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
The Salvation Army- Milton, various locations in Milton
Greeting people with a smile :) in various locations around Milton. Volunteers are required to help raise funds by standing with a donation kettle and accepting donations from the public.
Milton Meals on Wheels
Allendale Long Term Care, 185 Ontario St S, Milton, Ontario
Deliver hot meals to clients within our community who are unable to prepare meals for themselves in the Milton area.
Salvation Army, Burlington - Mainway, Community and Family Services
Burlington
These volunteers assist our clients with their monthly grocery shopping. They make clients feel welcome and comfortable, assist them with the quantity of food allowed at each visit, and help pack up the groceries once the shopping is completed.
Fare Share Food Bank Oakville
Fare Share requires a mature volunteer to oversee our donation/fundraising function. We rely on the community to host fundraising events however we do communicate with our donors a couple of times per year in order to keep them up to date. 
 
Maintain a database of donors, interact with donors including donor institutions as required, oversee communications with donors, as well as relations with local media.
Fare Share Food Bank Oakville
Superstore at Dundas & Trafalgar, Oakville
Fare Share Food Bank runs food drives for 2 weekends each 3 times per year (April, October and December) at the Superstore at Dundas & Trafalgar in Oakville. Students looking for volunteer hours are recruited to hand out shopping bags to incoming shoppers. 
Work with other volunteers to attract students then, schedule and oversee the students during the food drives.
Start2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club
Oakwood Public School, 357 Bartos Drive, Oakville
Leading physical activities, snack prep, and reading with children
YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Family Recreation Programs
The program takes place at the Burlington Senior's Centre, 2285 New St, Burlington
Youth will be interacting with seniors, engaging in games (board games and such), learning to cook, interacting with seniors (assist in food preparation and cooking), clean up after the meal.
Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
485 Kerr St, Oakville
To assist clients through all stages of their market experience and to provide comfort, dignity and a sense of safety to those using our services at KSM. 
 
The volunteer may participate in various activities within the market including: 
Store Entry: 
-Call market numbers, greet clients as they enter the food bank, ensure that the store is not overwhelmed by too many clients shopping at a single time, ensure bags are kept at the front of the store. 
 
Store Assistant: 
-Assist clients requiring help with their shopping baskets or with bagging, monitor the items in the fridge and ensure the proper amount is being fairly given, help clients make informed choices with food availability 
 
Cash/Checkout: 
-Enter checkout items on the register while monitoring total basket, ensure that vouchers are marked correctly, oversee items leaving the food bank and make sure they are allotted on the vouchers, totalling the final sales at the end of day and recording sales numbers.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Start at Mo's Family Restaurant, 467 Speers Road - Deliveries throughout Oakville
To deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.
Extendicare Halton Hills, Long-Term Care Centre
Extendicare Halton Hills, 9 Lindsay Crt, Georgetown
Assist with providing a quality dining experience for residents. Set up of dining room area. Assist residents to the dining room. In some cases, assist resident in a safe manner to eat their meal.
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
Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
Kerr Street Mission, 485 Kerr St, Oakville
- Receive food deliveries  
- Greet food donors, weigh food and record entry 
- Sort and store food in the warehouse 
- Check for damaged/expired food 
- Work with Warehouse Supervisor and Program Lead to determine if food goes to the market or storage refrigerator 
- Organize food in refrigeration units 
- Replenish food in the market as required  
- Maintain supply of empty boxes 
- Keep sorting area clean and tidy 
- Maintain a courteous and professional manner with staff and other volunteers 
- May be asked to train new Warehouse Assistants 
- Occasionally accompany KSM staff to go offsite and pick up donations
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
820 Nipissing, Unit #4 Milton ON L9T 4Z9
Sorting of food; pre-bagging of groceries for clients; general warehouse duties as required.
Adults in Motion, Oakville, Day Program for Adults with Developmental DisABILITIES
141 Bronte Road, Oakville, L6L 3C3
AIM - A day program for adults with developmental disABILITIES! Volunteer with our AIMazing team!  
 
Assisting individuals with a developmental disABILITY in a fun, friendly atmosphere! Helping out with crafts, activities and community outings. Sharing your talent with cooking, music, singing, crafts, dancing, fitness, drama, sports or any other special talent you can share with our program! 
 
We accept half day, full day volunteers AND co-op students!  
 
You are welcome to join on a regular or casual basis!
Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
Cobs Bread Lakeshore Road to Kerr Street Mission (Kerr St& Speers Rd), Oakville
- Attend at Cobs Bread Lakeshore Road when the store closes and package up all of the unsold product which Cobs donates to Kerr Street Mission and then deliver it to Kerr Street Mission at Kerr Street and Speers Road.  
- Training is provided and gloves and bags which are necessary to get the job done are provided.  
- Able to lift about 20 pounds of bread product and to be conscientious in getting the job done.  
- Only takes total of one hour of your time per week or as many days of the week you would like to volunteer.  
- Two people are required at a time to perform this task.  
- Students welcome to earn volunteer hours  
- A car is essential so either a parent driving a student, or student driver with valid ID or anyone else who knows how to drive and has a vehicle.
Bartender   Oakville 
Halton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
- run Happy Hour program in a long term care setting 
- set up for Happy Hour- get bar glasses, drinks and snacks ready to be served 
- serve drinks and snacks to residents, family members and visitors 
- record purchases on account sheets and be able to manage cash sales 
- tidy bar area, put away supplies and lock up when finished
Northridge Long Term Care Centre
496 Postridge Drive, Oakville
- Meal assistance training provided 
- Assigned to a specific resident(s) for designated meals 
- Assist resident to the dining room 
- Provide assistance throughout the meal in the dining room, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse/Registered Practical Nurse
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Burlington Seniors' Centre
Burlington Seniors' Centre, 2285 New Street (Central park location)
Breakfast @ the Bistro.. one Saturday monthly
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre, Long Term Care Home
441 Maple Ave, Burlington
Assist residents who are not able to feed themselves with their meal and beverages
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
These are some the of the duties our volunteers perform: 
 
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-On-line ordering of food for our programs. 
-Preparing meals and snacks for students to eat; most programs do not involve cooking, but most have some cutting of fresh fruits and vegetables and minimal preparation of other food items. 
-Setting up for food service which can include setting up chairs and tables, cleaning the eating and food preparation surfaces and putting out dishes and food.  
-Post-program clean up; this can include doing dishes, putting food away, cleaning tables and putting away chairs. 
-Monthly reporting and financial tracking; this involves working with school staff to obtain account balances and submitting totals to HFFT each month.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Georgetown and Acton area
Drives to deliver meals with or without another volunteer to seniors and shut-ins in the area. Ensures that all meal components are being delivered. The driver could be expected to deliver meals in apartment buildings. A general knowledge of the Georgetown area is an asset.
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
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. (Kerr & Rebecca corner) Oakville, and 2521 Dundas St. West, Oakville
Help to clean up the kitchen and set tables for lunch. Assist with serving clients lunch. Assist with cleanup, loading dishwasher. Start the laundry after lunch.
Event Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Some at Lighthouse others at event venue which varies
Duties can vary from helping out on an event committee to helping on event day with set up, food & drink, helping event participants.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Male volunteer mentors needed for our Game On! (Eat Smart, Play Smart, Live Smart) Program. Suitable for men aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
As a Game On! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 10-12 grade 6 to 8 boys in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
Burlington
Pick up and deliver milk and eggs to Food Bank weekly.  
Twice a month pick up market vegetables.  
This position requires moderate lifting and access to a vehicle
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Oakville Central: 53 Bond St | Oakville North: 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo United Church)
Assisting staff with group activities such as: bowling, shuffleboard, golf, boccee ball, cards, tea parties, dancing, baking, crafts, music, serving lunches, serving snacks, drama, gardening,discussion groups, helping with laundry, dishes, etc. 
Provide one to one conversations with clients, give manicures, read stories, reminisce, play cards,etc. 
Bring your own special skills and perhaps start a new interest group.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Volunteer at 53 Bond St, Oakville or 2521 Dundas St. (Palermo site) Oakville
There are many volunteer opportunities for students such as: 
1. help with computer work 
2. assist staff with one to one activities such as reading, talking, doing manicures, puzzles, crafts, cards 
3. assist staff with program activities such as carpet bowling, shuffle board, horseshoes, trivia 
4. assist by helping with the day to day organizational chores such as set up, clean up, laundry, tidying, crafts, bulletin boards  
5. help with special events such as Christmas party, garage sale, fundraising events.
Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Volunteers needed daily: 
- To assist with answer phone, transfer calls, take messages, as well as answering door, welcoming visitors, escorting visitors to residents rooms 
- Taking, coffee, tea, snacks to residents rooms 
- Light housekeeping 
- Offering support to residents and families
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Weekly volunteer role supporting Open Doors food bank
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East, Burlington
Preparation before store opening. We open at 12 but need to organize food received that morning from Food for Life and Refresh Foods. Clothes sorting, screening and organizing.
Volunteer Truck Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Driver picks up truck from the rental agency and brings truck to packing site unless directed to another place to pick up supplies to bring to the packing site. 
•Delivery team oversees the loading of boxes onto the truck. Work with the lead shipper to ensure the correct number of boxes are on truck.  
•Driver takes the lead to ensure the truck has a balanced load and that boxes of different sizes are easily accessible when reach drop sites. 
•Driver or Volunteer assistant reviews delivery order with box packing coordinator at the packing site before leaving on delivery. There may be minor changes each month to the delivery route.  
•Drive orders to drop-sites as required. Determine the best route to meet the schedule. 
•Substantial lifting and walking are required. Boxes sometimes exceed 25 lbs.  
•When arriving at drop sites – volunteer assistant and driver meet and greet volunteer drop site coordinator. Together using a dolly unload the boxes to the designated area. Driver and delivery assistant work together to offload as a team with shared workload. 
•The drivers and delivery personnel (two people on the truck at all times) are the community face of the program. Must be willing to be good ambassadors for the non-profit program which is nearly 100% volunteer operated.
Halton Fresh Food Box
St. Christopher's Church, 662 Guelph line Burlington/Food For Life, 2258 Mountainside Dr. Burlington
Washing the reusable plastic boxes used for packing the Fresh fruit and vegetables packed for the Halton Fresh Food Box in two locations each month.
Fresh Food Box Packer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown
There are two main volunteer options: 
1. To assist packing and delivering Fresh Food Boxes to residents of Halton region. Weighting and packing of fruits and vegetables into plastic boxes on the first Tuesday in Milton, second Tuesday in Oakville, third Tuesday in Burlington and the fourth Tuesday in Georgetown of every month 
 
2. Assisting with foodbox deliveries throughout Halton Region. Approximately 10 am to 2 or 3 pm depending on the location. This position involves loading, unloading and carrying of boxes which weigh up to 30 plus pounds.
Fundraiser Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Through out Halton Region
People who love to fund raise in a variety of ways would be a real asset to our program. It can be as simple as approaching local sponsors for donations to organizing and hosting a fund raising event to writing grant proposals. Volunteers can self-select the type of fund raising they like to be involved with in conjunction with the Sustainability Committee. Time commitment: dependent on type of fundraising and each fundraisers’ availability.