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Our Kids Network
Holy Rosary Catholic Elementary School, 261 Plains Rd E, Burlington
The Aldershot Youth Volunteer Team is looking for Burlington youth, 12 to 17 years old (born from 2002-2007), to volunteer with us. Have your voice heard in the community!! We believe that youth voices matter, especially when it comes to making decisions that affect them.  
 
Crew Member responsibilities: 
• Plan, organize and participate on projects and events 
• Give insight about what’s missing in our community for youth and how we can work together to find some solutions 
• Attend meetings on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at “the Hub” at Holy Rosary school – 5:30-7:30pm 
• A suggested commitment of 6-12 months, but feel free to attend some meetings first to check it out! 
 
Please note: This opportunity is intended for youth residing in Burlington, Ontario.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
Assist with filling out forms, assist client in making calls for services and referrals, potentially help clients with setting budgets, set goals and drive to appointments. Help people in need who come into the centre with our staff support!
United Way Halton & Hamilton, Halton Office
NUVO Network, 1295 North Service Road Burlington, Ontario
International Women's Day 2020 Celebration event is on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 from 3-9 pm. 
Volunteers needed to assist with set up & tear down, check-in, registration, greeting, providing information, marketplace support, assisting vendors, food & beverage support, clearing dishes, general coordination support. 
 
Interested in helping? Click Yes, I'd Like to Volunteer! button above.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
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 working on different projects, including creating/editing resources, planning social media posts, connecting with other community organizations and planning and hosting community events for families.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
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 on a volunteer basis.
Canadian Blood Services, Halton
Joseph Brant Hospital
• Run monthly promotional booth for Canadian Blood Services at various locations in the community (including Joseph Brant Hospital) including set-up and tear-down of the table and any other equipment (if applicable)  
• Provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors  
• Provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and recruit blood donors 
• Assist with management of participant records and event documentation  
• Deliver professional presentations on behalf of Canadian Blood Services about programs (including stem cell registry, as appropriate), the importance of blood donation and the need to recruit new blood donors for Canada’s blood system  
• Complete all required forms on time and bring forward requests for additional information and post-presentation feedback to Volunteer Resources
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Burlington and 700 Main St. E., Milton
Position Duties: 
• Ensure the merchandise is presented in a tidy, clean and organized manner to encourage sales 
• Responsible to know what merchandise is currently on the shelves 
• Be able to respond to customer inquiries regarding merchandise when needed 
• Assist with loading and unloading donated merchandise from/to customers’ vehicles 
• Actively approach customers to help them find items they are looking for 
• Be courteous, respectful and professional to both the customer and your fellow volunteers 
• Train and provide support to all new volunteers as required 
• Ensure work area is clean, tidy and safe at all times 
• Assist in providing information on Habitat for Humanity and making referrals when appropriate 
• Other duties as required.
Our Kids Network
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, 2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
The NOYDC is looking for Oakville youth, 12 to 17 years old to participate in our various volunteer opportunities. We provide opportunities for youth to have a voice in North Oakville and get involved in building a caring and supportive neighbourhood for youth. Youth volunteers are any youth in North Oakville, or neighbouring Oakville areas, who wish to get involved in the project by participating in subcommittees, workgroups, peer engagement activities, community events, etc. Contact us for current opportunities. 
 
Duties may include the following items depending on the current project:  
• Youth insights and feedback on various projects  
• Learning about community resources and sharing them with your friends and other youth you know  
• Planning, organizing and participating in projects and events  
• Advocacy around project deliverables that have an impact on youth in our community 
 
*PLEASE NOTE: This opportunity is intended for youth residing in Oakville, Ontario. We are specifically seeking youth volunteers from the following schools in our North Oakville neighbourhood, but would be open to any youth living in Oakville who want to apply: 
*Secondary Schools (All grades) 
-Holy Trinity S.S. 
-White Oaks S.S. 
 
*Elementary Schools (Grades 7-8) 
-St. Michael's Elementary 
-St. Andrew's Elementary 
-Our Lady Peace Elementary 
-Sunningdale 
-Riveroaks 
-Post's Corners 
-Montclair
Senior Connector   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Halton community
Provide face-to-face contact, connecting seniors with community information and services in Halton. A sample of information includes: 
* Transportation & Driving 
* Community Resources 
* Health Services 
* Housing Options 
* Volunteer opportunities 
* Congregate Dining 
* Social Activities 
* Wellness Programs 
* Other relevant information 
Attend information meetings as needed. Willing to commit to 4-6 hours a month in the community.
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Spread awareness of sexual violence and the services of SAVIS throughout the Halton Region by staffing information booths. Youth between the ages of 14 and 18 are able to staff some booths based on the booth location and topics.
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
As an effective mentor, you will provide a newcomer with: 
- Mentorship and guidance 
- Ongoing support to help the newcomer (and family) get started in Canada 
- Gaining an understanding of Canadian cultural norms, social etiquette, and more 
- Learning new life skills 
- Building a social network 
- Learning about community resources and their effective use
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.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
Events throughout Halton Region
Assisting at events throughout the community of Halton (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Halton Hills). Interact and engage with the public. Help with surveying and support community in understanding local environmental challenges and opportunities. Set up and clean up of booths.
Distress Line Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Distress Centre Halton, Oakville Office, Distress Centre
Halton
Volunteers provide an empathetic, confidential, and non-judgmental telephone support service to callers in accordance with policies and guidelines learned in the training course.  
 
We do not give advice. Volunteers befriend and listen to callers, provide crisis prevention/intervention and help callers explore alternatives so they may find a solution to their particular situation.