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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.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
This is a virtual, volunteer from home opportunity! 
-Use the results of an informal literacy assessment (done by an LDAHH staff member before the program begins) to determine the child's area of need 
-Plan and implement engaging, interactive literacy activities and games that teach phonics, sight words, fluency that are matched to the needs of the child as determined by the pre-assessment. This is done outside of regularly scheduled program hours. 
-Work with child to set realistic, attainable goals for each instructional component area (phonics, sight words, fluency) to instill self-regulation. 
-Contribute towards the development of a personal channel within the microsoft Teams platform for communication with the child and parent(s) throughout the program, based on the child’s interests and progress throughout the program 
-Emphasize the child’s successes and help them to graph their achievements in phonics, sight words, fluency after every online session 
-Provide a positive virtual environment, providing regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self-motivation and confidence towards reading and learning. 
-Complete reports after each tutoring session to track the children’s progress, goals, and needs that can be shared with parents 
-Communicate with the children’s parents on their progress and suggest strategies that can be implemented at home to reinforce the targeted skills and program goals. 
-Meet with a facilitator to discuss assessments, progress and next steps as required. This may occur outside of program hours if appropriate (e.g., 15-30 mins before or after a regularly scheduled session.) 
-Assist the program facilitator if needed
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton (The Darling Home for Kids). Milton Community Outreach
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from planning and developing the ride and the event day logistics, outreach and procurement of sponsorship and event prizing. Assist with the individual rider and corporate rider team sales. On event day help prepare and set-up. Committee volunteers play a role in our success in raising funds to support children with complex medical needs. 
We understand and appreciated that each volunteer's skill may not fit with every task.
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton ON L9E 0C8
- Virtual engagement with children and youth 0-18 years of age with medical complexities 
- Planning online crafts, games, sing-a-longs and events to implement  
- Provide companionship  
- Recorded book readings and craft videos  
- Putting together and delivery of care and activity packages to clients and families