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Group Leaders   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
Halton Region
Volunteers required to facilitate ongoing group programming. We strive to host groups that are "safe spaces" for individuals who may not be ready to participate in community activities. We are looking for people to share their craft, favourite hobby or skill with our clients. Computer basics, homework helper, and book/film clubs are all client suggestions. We run our programs in all areas of Halton Region. Please send us an email indicating your availability and area of interest.
Big Sister   Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Halton and Hamilton Regions
Provide Little Sister with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
The Frontline Volunteer works alongside the professional care team and provides companionship to enhance the quality of life for our children during their stay at The Darling Home for Kids. Frontline volunteers are involved in our residential and respite programs.  
 
Our 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 are going on around the Home.  
 
Frontline volunteers must be at least 20 years of age.
ROCK
Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
Lead and supervise a social skills group of girls with the assistance of teen volunteers 
Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined 
Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients 
Organize group discussions, crafts and games
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Community Connections Program
- Visit clients in their home or assisted living facility; minimum of 1 hour weekly visit at a mutually agreed upon time (between Mon-Sun, 9am-7pm) 
- Build a supportive relationship through conversation and discussion 
- Actively participate in activities which are of interest to the client 
- Complete the Friendly Visiting Monthly Service Record 
- Report issues, concerns and all incidents to the Friendly Visiting Coordinator 
- Represent Indus in a professional manner at all times 
- Adhere to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization and the Friendly Visiting Program.
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.
Big Brother   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
As convenient to volunteer and client
Provide Little Brother with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Start at 467 Speers Road - Mo's Family Restaurant - Deliveries throughout Oakville
To deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.
Summer Camp Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton 
ROCK
We offer camp in Acton; in Milton; in Burlington (all summer)
These ROCK summer day camp programs work with at-risk children and youth. The over-arching goals are to develop the children's social skills and self-esteem.  
 
1. Work side by side with program staff and other volunteers.  
2. Assist with planning and implementation of activities including crafts, games, sports, etc. that focus on the development of life skills, social skills, and character building. 
3. Ensure that all children are safe while participating in the program. 
4. Be prepared to work one-to-one with some of the children as directed by the staff. 
5. Assist program staff with monitoring the children’s behaviour.
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.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
2 Locations in Oakville: Central: 53 Bond St and 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo)
- Help out with activities in the program such as crafts, ceramics, baking, carpet bowling, bingo, sing-alongs, group discussions, one on one reminiscing, shuffleboard, bocce ball, word games, drama, exercise classes, current affairs, trivia, manicures, board games 
- Help out with various everyday tasks such as setting up for lunch, cleaning up after lunch
Communication Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs
​Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Mississauga and Brampton
Under the guidance of the Speech Language Pathologist and Communicative Disorders Assistant, the communication volunteer will learn new skills to: 
- Work with small groups of adults with acquired communication disorders 
- Use supportive conversation skills in facilitating discussion groups with clients within our programs 
- Assist clients to understand and participate in various conversational and language-based communication activities  
- Bring forth thoughts and new ideas to the group 
 
Other responsibilities may include: 
- Assisting staff with the set-up and clean-up of program space before and after each session 
- Informing the SLP or CDA in advance when unable to attend a session 
- Maintaining confidentiality within the parameters defined by the Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs
ROCK
Iroquois Shore, Oakville
Along with male teen volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports to play.
Youth Aiding Youth Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK
At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area.
Spend time with a child aged 6 to 12 years, participating in fun & recreational activities. The goal is to develop social skills & self esteem and to be a positive role model. 
 
-Suitable for youth aged 16 to 24.  
-Nine month to one year commitment of 3 hours per week.  
-Hours are flexible.  
-Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis. 
-Must complete an online application form. See link below.
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
Distress Centre Halton, North Halton Office, Distress Centre
Confidential
All of our volunteers receive specialized training. They will befriend, listen without judgment and provide support. No problem is too big or too small.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter
The visits will be taking place in the Long-Term Care Home that your match resides in.
The Friendly Visitor volunteer will go into a Long Term Care home to socialize and engage with individuals living with MS.
Joseph Brant Hospital
Volunteers will be part of the HELP team to provide social support, mental stimulation, daily walking & exercise to elderly patients preparing to discharge from the hospital.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Anywhere in Halton Region
You can provide much-needed exercise and motivation to isolated seniors, in the comfort of their own home! One hour per week. 
We'll provide you with a FREE 4-hour certificate training. This training will get you ready to: 
-Offer supervision and companionship 
-Help improve strength, balance and mobility while preventing falls, so our clients can remain independent in their own homes 
We'll match you with one client for a 12-week cycle, with visits made once per week for approximately 1 hour.
Memory Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Client's home apartment, supported living or retirement home (Oakville, Burlington, North Halton)
You can provide sunshine by making a new friend with a client who is still very social, friendly and happy to see you but is experiencing challenges with their memory. Many are still very physically able. 
 
Visits can be weekly or every 2 weeks for as little as one hour total time commitment for an in-home visit or a couple of hours if you care to take them to an activity in which you share an interest (coffee & shopping, an art show, live music, shopping, bowling or even for a walk by the lake). By volunteering, you may also be providing some much-needed support to a caregiver or family member simply by visiting one of our wonderful clients.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
The comfort of your own home.
You can volunteer from the comfort of your own home! Telephone a senior or individual with a disability regularly to ensure their safety and provide friendly conversation. This is a very flexible volunteer position. Calls can be done from you own home or other location, at a time that accommodates your schedule.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
In the client's house, apartment or retirement residence (Oakville, Burlington & North Halton)
Provide social support for lonely, isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility and (for this listing) little to no English language skills. 
 
On a weekly or bi-weekly you can visit one of our wonderful clients' in their home. During your visit you can chat over coffee, play a game of cards, visit the library or museum, run some errands together - like grocery shopping...these are just a few ideas. 
 
You'll be helping keep seniors and psychically challenged adults active, independent and happy.
ROCK, Milton Office
540 Commercial Street, Milton
With the assistance of teen volunteers, lead and supervise a social skills group of boys and girls (grades 4 to 8). Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined. Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients. Organize group discussions, crafts and games.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Programs for Individuals 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 activities.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville, 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. 
Currently looking for English, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, German speaking men and women in Halton. Other languages as needed.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Programs for Individuals with Disabilities
Tansley Woods - 1996 Itabashi Way, Burlington
Help participants of different ages integrate into our great Summer Camps. Assist in leading games, songs, crafts, sports, swimming, and on our off site trips!
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
Provide a supportive and empowering relationship with one adult learner involved in Career Pathways, employment preparedness and/or employment retention. 
• Attend mentor orientation and training session before meeting mentee 
• Attend quarterly career mentor sessions 
• Have bi-weekly contact with the mentee to establish a working relationship and to support mentee in employment and career goals 
• Assist mentee in solving work-related issues, identify and remove barrier to employment and other problems that interfere with mentee’s achieving employment and/or higher education success 
• Keep accurate records of mentee interaction and progress as requested by HMC. 
• Adhere to the HMC Core values 
• Understanding Canadian workplace culture 
• Identifying skills required by market demand  
• Guiding through the licensing and accreditation process (if applicable)  
• Improving professional terminology  
• Mastering self-marketing techniques and confidence building  
• Selecting technical skills upgrading programs and resources  
• Locating publications and workshops on recent developments in the field of the mentee 
• Establishing professional networks  
• Supporting and encouraging efforts to become professionally established 
• Help make a difference in someone’s life! 
 
All volunteer mentors are expected to visit HMC website & submit their application online.
Volunteer Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton community
Are you a happy, confident adult with a positive outlook on life? Do your friends and family tell you that you're great with children? Why not consider sharing your spare time, skills and laughter with a child/youth in need in your community?  
 
Our volunteers act as positive role models to children of all ages throughout Halton. Individuals are matched with a child/youth in need and spend time doing recreational or social outings in the community. In as little as a few hours a month you can make a significant difference in the life of a child.
Links2Care, Acton, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client home. Location of clients' 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 could include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes.
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.
Links2Care, Acton, Community Social Services Programs
From clients home to restaurant and back
Volunteers drive clients to and from dining locations and can participate in the meal. A social outing for shut-in seniors every other week. Outing includes transportation by volunteers, if needed, to a local restaurant.  
Suitable for Adults and Seniors who have a good driving record.
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence
2220-2222 Lakeshore Rd W, Oakville
Assist clients with groceries within the shop, serve refreshments, work as a cashier, socialize with patrons and be part of a vibrant team. This Volunteers position is on an as needed basis, may be called last minute to cover shifts. Must have a flexible schedule.
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence
Volunteer will assist in the Healthy Living Programs/Volunteer Department with seniors' programs and duties as assigned.  
Provide office assistance, helping with activities and programs, telephone, friendly visiting, reading, library, computer, friendly escort to appointments, refreshment server, etc. Assignments will be based on volunteer skills and interests and department need.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
Our Peer Frontline Volunteers are instrumental in providing care and interaction to our children. You will be engaging and with children who are medically fragile and/or technology dependent and providing them an experience where they simply get to 'just be kids'.  
 
Activities you may get to assist our kids with are: 
-arts & crafts 
-recreational games 
-board/video games 
-reading to our children 
-going for walks 
-outdoor games and activities 
-meal time preparation and feeding
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
Bereavement Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Office: 2370 Speers Road, Oakville. Volunteering: Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton
Offer the support needed to those struggling to cope with the death of a loved one. Wonderful training in one-on-one bereavement support is provided at no cost. After training, our Bereavement Coordinator will match you with a client to visit for 1-2 hours a week for a period of 3 to 12 months (depending on the client's needs), making all the difference in their journey through grief.
Interpreters and Translators   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
To assist newcomers, government and community agencies by interpreting/translating in another language on issues such as domestic violence, immigration, welfare, health and other issues.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Burlington Community
A volunteer(s) is matched with a little brother or sister between the ages of six and sixteen. Together they spend 2 or 3 hours a week out in the community enjoying shared interests and participating in low cost social, educational and recreational activities. It is highly recommended that the volunteer have access to a vehicle.
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Facilitation of open-ended peer support groups for bereaved children, teens, adults.
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Creek Way Village, 5200 Corporate Drive, Burlington
Conduct a group of Residents through a colouring project on a weekly basis. 
Residents benefit from social interaction and use of fine motor skills.
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Creek Way Village
To enable as many residents to attend faith based services as possible. Assist residents to and from chapel as directed by Life Enrichment Therapists. Assist during the service by helping with hymn books, prayers etc.
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Creek Way Village
To provide social, physical, spiritual or intellectual stimulation on a one on one basis to residents. Visit residents as assigned by manager. Meet, talk, interact with residents. Assist residents to interact with others and participate in activities. Go for walks, read and conversations with residents.
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Creek Way Village LTCH
- Visit palliative care patients as directed. 
- As time allows, visit with non-palliative patients. 
- Offer activities such as: reading, playing games, walks outside, listening to music, writing  
cards/letters, make a cup of tea or coffee.
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.
Community Living Burlington
Various location in Burlington
Volunteer to spend time with an adult with developmental disabilities. Assist person in accessing their community by community activities such as going for walks, coffee, movies, bowling etc. depending on interest.
Community Living Burlington
3057 Mainway, Burlington
Volunteer with individuals both one to one and in groups. May include reading books, assisting with computer or reading skills, etc. May assist employees while attending events or activities in the community such as; going to the movies, shopping, walks in the community etc.
Community Living Burlington
Various homes in Burlington
Suggested activities include; shopping, movies, sporting events, swimming, fairs & festivals, out to dinner or coffee, going to Chapters.