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Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
Indus Community Services (“Indus”), an accredited, charitable, non-profit, community impact organization, invites applications from interested candidates to serve on its Board of Directors. Indus is looking for visionary individuals from all backgrounds to contribute to its mission and implementation of its 2020 – 2024 Strategic Plan. Elections of Directors will take place at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 23rd, 2020. 
General requirements: 
- Commit to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization. 
- Experience in at least one of the following areas: Healthcare, Seniors Housing Development, Marketing and Fundraising, Strategic Development, Public Relations and Communications, Governance, Finance & Accounting, Human Services, Legal and Community Engagement. 
- Participate in the on-going development and implementation of the organization’s four year strategic plan. 
- Attend all monthly Board meetings and the AGM. 
- Active participation on at least two committees of the Board. 
- Have strong communication skills and fluency in English. 
- Have previous experience leading business or social organizations, and/or serving on a Board in Canada. 
- Have a strong understanding of the needs of the communities the organization serves. 
- Integrity and commitment to represent the best interests of the organization. 
- Adhere to the organization’s governance policies and procedures.
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor for example: coffee shop or library
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their same profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
1010 Main Street East, Milton (Milton Central Library)
Volunteer tutors will help the student with their academic needs and to complete their homework assignments for Grade 12 in Math; French; & English  
We are currently looking to fill in 10 positions (at least 3 for French; 5 for Math and 1 each for Chemistry and English) for a volunteer tutor who will be able to help a newcomer students.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
Career Mentors help newcomers to Canada!  
- help internationally trained individuals to gain a better understanding of the current job market in their field or occupation;  
- establish valuable networking contacts;  
- learn more about sector-specific language and professional practice in Canada.
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
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 to create/edit resources, plan and host 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 to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
Centre for Education & Training, Oakville Location, Newcomer Information Centre
Oakville/Halton Region
Seniors Engagement and Empowerment Network led by seniors to educate and inspire seniors. 
 
Expand the awareness of elder abuse, including financial abuse in your communities. 
- Help in organizing training, info sessions, workshops and events to celebrate seniors in your communities 
- Support and encourage social participation and inclusion of seniors 
- Participate in the creation of flyers, calendars and other promotional materials for the purpose of the SEEN project 
- Assist with the production and distribution of promotional materials 
- Perform outreach activities and other related duties as required
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.