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BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
City of Burlington
Burlington’s Clean Up Green Up registration is open! Sign up to participate in this popular and rewarding city-wide opportunity to collect litter from our communities, and you can also register to participate in various green up activities that you can do with the community and at home to help grow the local tree canopy and strengthen local biodiversity too! 
 
Since BurlingtonGreen began hosting this inclusive event in 2011, a whopping 110,950+ participants have joined these collective efforts, resulting in cleaner and greener parks, streams, schoolyards and neighbourhoods. You can participate in this eco-action activity through to October 31! 
 
Please note that the community’s health and safety is of utmost importance to us, please follow Halton COVID-19 safety guidelines to ensure your personal safety and those around you prior to choosing to participate in any eco-activities or tips shared by BurlingtonGreen. 
 
Visit www.burlingtongreen.org for further details and to sign up to participate!
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Client's home in Halton
Volunteers always needed for lonely, isolated Seniors - some who do not speak English. 
One visit per week can bring a lonely Senior a huge sense of worth and happiness. Seniors who are isolated, often find their recall of daily details is frosted over. A little social contact can melt that ice and bring warmth to you and your new Senior Friend. 
 
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. 
 
We are following the proper precautions for COVID as per government requirements
Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
Food for Life Warehouse - 2258 Mountainside Drive Burlington
Working with our compost program to help shovel wood chips to help our composter run smoothly. This job will be performed outside.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
*Volunteer opportunities are slowly opening up again- with limited availability as COVID-19 restrictions are still in place.* 
 
Do you like working with historical artifacts; cataloguing items; moving objects; outdoor yard work; parking cars; meeting people and participating in events? Our volunteer opportunities are vast and varied.
St Jude's Anglican Church
Oakville
Volunteers needed in the following Community Outreach Programs: 
• Neighbourhood Care Network (ongoing, work with individuals or families to identify and access needed resources) 
• Grocery Delivery Program (weekly on Wednesday, to an Oakville Halton Community Housing neighbourhood) 
• Community BBQ program (Summer only, weekly on Thursday, at Halton Housing community in Oakville) 
• Lyon’s Lane vegetable garden plot (growing and harvesting produce for donation to local food outreach programs) 
• St. Simon’s and St. Jude’s Pantry program (monthly, prepare and package 60 - 75 meals for local meal outreach programs)