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Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Client's home in Halton
Visit a socially isolated Senior in their own home. 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 are weekly for as little as one-hour 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 such as coffee, shopping, attend an art show, live music, 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.  
 
Your visit helps maintain and encourage the client's confidence and independence.  
We have a long list of non-English speaking clients waiting for company.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
Do you like working with historical artifacts; cataloguing items; moving objects; outdoor work; parking cars; fairtime tasks?  
Our volunteer opportunities are vast and varied.
Allendale Volunteers, Allendale Long-Term Care Home
Allendale, 185 Ontario St S, Milton
Assist the Life Enrichment staff to implement the therapeutic recreation programs for the 200 residents of Allendale. Programs include large special events, Bingo, painting/craft programs, gardening programs, cooking/baking and outings.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Affiliate Head Office– 1800 Appleby Rd, Burlington & various locations in the affiliate service area
- Hands on labour as per the project time table (i.e. Cabinet removal, drywall, painting, flooring installation, gutter repairs/cleaning, building decks and fences, etc ) 
- Requires some physical strength to perform tasks as assigned 
- Able to take direction as required and seek out guidance on projects. 
- Perform assigned duties on renovation sites 
- Work in collaboration with fellow Crew Members and affiliate staff. 
- Maintain a clean and orderly work site at all time. 
- Strive for quality  
- Ensure safety on site at all times.  
- Contribute to a positive and rewarding work environment for all. 
- May need to load and unload delivery vehicles
Northridge Long Term Care Centre
496 Postridge Drive, Oakville
- Sign in at volunteer sign in and put on name tag.  
- Report to recreation staff to be notified of specific tasks and duties to be performed during activity 
- Follow direction and instructions of recreation staff, by inviting and assisting the resident to the designated program area. This may including pushing residents in their wheelchairs. 
- Follow instructions for specific activities. Provide residents with verbal encouragement. 
- Upon completion of program assists residents back to their home area. 
- Assist with program area clean up. 
- Notify program staff of any issues or concerns that arose from the visit.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville and/ or 2521 Dundas St W at Bronte Rd.
1. Preparing the garden for clients' use during the summer months 
2. Emptying, cleaning out and restocking the store room 
3. Answering telephones/taking messages in the office