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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
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
ONLINE TUTORING
ONLINE TUTORING 
Volunteer tutors will help the student with their academic needs and to complete their homework assignments for Grade 6 -12 in Math; French; & English.  
We are currently looking to fill in 10 positions for French, Math and English) for a volunteer tutor who will be able to help a newcomer students. We have a higher demand of tutors who can teach older students (Grade 11 - 12).
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
Zoom - QEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Social media, Blogging and Vlogging.
Hospice Care Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
During COVID-19 all visits are virtual
Provide emotional and social support to adults facing life-threatening illnesses. 1-3 hours a week can make all the difference! 
- Offer support and companionship 
- Provide much-needed respite for a caregiver 
- Help clients with daily activities, like reading and writing 
- Support those struggling to cope with the loss of their loved one 
 
DURING COVID-19 ALL VISIT ARE VIRTUAL / PHONE TO PROTECT VOLUNTEERS AND CLIENTS 
HOSPICE TRAINING WILL BE OFFERED SPRING 2021 - PLEASE CONTACT US ASAP IF INTERESTED
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual from your own home
We're looking for an individual to assist in managing volunteers. 
1. Working closely with the Volunteer Coordinator, to deal with a hoped-for wave of new volunteers.  
2. Staying aware of Board decisions about new or changed programs for volunteer placement.  
3. Staying in frequent phone or email contact, to ensure that every new volunteer is contacted promptly and given orientation to the history, values, and projects of the organization.  
4. Doing your utmost to learn enough about the individual volunteer to ensure that we find an appropriate “fit” for the individual. 5. Ensure that the new volunteer is thriving in the volunteer position.  
5. In the case of an unhappy or discontented volunteer, collaborate closely with the Volunteer Coordinator to rectify the situation. Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member of the Committee, who could replace you in situations of absence
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual meetings
1. With or without a Project Manager, the duty is providing support, coaching, leadership, and/or guidance, to youth or adults who are trying to be active in a project that is both good for both the environment and the wellbeing of the individual.  
2. Offering options and support.  
3. Using a sensitive approach, helping individuals identify their personal interests to focus a project on, without being pushy or taking over the decision-making.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member of the Committee, who could replace you in situations of absence.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual Zoom meetings
The Development Committee interacts with the Board: brainstorming, making creative suggestions, and collaborating with several Action Groups that are the "front line" of the organization. In general, we need people with a commitment to the natural world and willingness to collaborate with a group to apply that commitment in action. 
 
1. Attending and participating in a biweekly Zoom meeting of the Development Committee, usually on a Tuesday evening, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 
2. Brainstorming and engaging in creative, imaginative thinking with a diverse group.  
3. As much as possible, following up between meetings to report relevant information or ideas for the following meeting.  
 
Because our current members are almost all high school students, we need more adult members to balance the youth factor which is so valuable to us.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
1. Assembling outreach pamphlets including our current tri-fold pamphlets, to use as an outreach tool;  
2. Researching and filing addresses of possible targets for our appeals, and responses.  
3. Collaborating with various committees to find creative means of fundraising.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member, who could replace you in situations of absence.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual from your own home
1. Choosing or requesting a focus for your volunteering, in line with your interests and abilities.  
2. Being honest about your preferences when you receive a request for action.  
3. Communicating with the Volunteer Coordinator about your activity and how it is going.  
4. Engaging in problem-solving if there are problems.  
5. Being as flexible as possible when asked to take on a task.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member of the Committee, who could replace you in situations of absence.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual from your own home
Continue research across Canada about the beginnings of recycling in Canada. The information will be used in a book still to be written - or random searches requested by the Board or Development Committee. In this Historical Research, you will be guided through a sequence of steps.  
1. Carrying out various methods of searching specific topics (including experimentation), working individually or in a group.  
2. Develop a report on the results of your research, even if you consider them unsuccessful. We could provide a format.  
3. With your permission to disseminate your results, we may post them on our website, to other environmental organizations, or the media.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
1. Tracking and organizing various items such as orientation materials, planning documents, and name files  
2. Gathering and filing names and addresses of organizations and businesses;  
3. Collaborating with the Treasurer if requested.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member of the Committee, who could replace you in situations of absence - likely the Secretary.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual from your own home
Assist with administrative tasks at Recycling Revisited office. 
1. Sorting and filing historical papers, and filing new ones on-line. 
2. Using historical name lists to identify “Recycling Pioneers” for notification of an upcoming event.  
3. Helping us to improve efficiency.  
4. Because of Covid restrictions, you will work from home, maintaining contact with the Secretary and Volunteer Coordinator. We will respect your personal situation around hours of work.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member, who could replace you in situations of absence.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
We're looking for an individual to manage a new Recycling Committee. 
1. Attending meetings of the Recycling Committee, biweekly;  
2. Assisting with building of the committee;  
3. Attending to recycling of materials, to ensure efficiency and proper procedures.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member who could replace you in situations of absence.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual from your own home
Form a social media group with the Website Manager. 
1. Attending meetings of the Social Media Committee, meeting on an “as-needed” basis. 
2. Take responsibility for at least one of the media. Establishing and maintaining communication with various social media for outreach with the public.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member who could replace you in situations of absence.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Phone support only from the comfort of your own home
Volunteers call clients by pre-arranged schedule to provide reassuring telephone contact to isolated older adults who seek friendly conversation, security, or reassurance. 
Good communication skills, good listening skills, friendly telephone manner, sensitivity towards isolated older adults. Confidentiality and reliability are a must. Second languages are always required.
Wellness Services Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Halton Region
Looking for volunteers, to commit to 1 hour per week or biweekly, to provide volunteer wellness services to clients in the community in need. Reiki training will be offered in February 2021.
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.
FUNdraising Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Region
Are you an outgoing, personable, and organized individual who loves the challenge of fundraising and enjoys meeting people in our community? If so, we are looking for you!!  
 
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to volunteer working with other team members to identify and solicit donations from potential donors and sponsors in our community. Secured donations which highlight businesses will be showcased at our annual 2021 Stardust Gala (March, 2021).  
 
- Connect with your neighbours, members of the community, businesses, family and friends (online) with a donation/sponsorship kit.  
- Seek donations, as well as share information about the work of the Children's Aid Foundation of Halton.  
 
The funds raised at the Stardust Gala will benefit children and youth in care with programs such as bursaries, camps, supplemental educational programs and seasonal gifts. With your help children and youth are put on the path to success. You’re the ONE making a difference and we thank you!
Virtual Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton community
Are you a happy, confident adult with a positive outlook on life? Do your friends and family tell you that you're great with children? Why not consider sharing your spare time, skills and laughter with a child/youth in need in your community?  
 
Our volunteers act as positive role models to children of all ages throughout Halton. Individuals are matched with a child/youth in need and spend time doing recreational or social outings in the community. In as little as a few hours a month you can make a significant difference in the life of a child. 
 
Our virtual mentors are currently only visiting with children and youth using various virtual platforms.
Virtual Tutor Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
In your home, library, foster parents home or agency
Would you like to help a child/youth reach their full academic potential or motivate them to achieve more?  
Volunteers are required to tutor children/youth in all subjects, especially math, English, science and French on various virtual platforms.  
The volunteer will assist a child to experience success in learning through a supportive one-to-one relationship.  
The children requiring assistance can range from age 6-18 and all academic levels.  
Scheduling can be arranged directly with the caregiver at your mutual convenience.
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
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Mentors are paired an immigrant professional from their profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•developing professional networks and job search strategies 
Mentors are NOT expected to find a job for their mentee.
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Virtual During COVID (Skype, Zoom, Facetime, etc)
*** During COVID-19 pairs will meet virtually (Skype, phone, Zoom, FaceTime, etc) After COVID-19 pairs may meet on line or face to face. *** 
Mentors are paired an immigrant professional from their profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•developing professional networks and job search strategies 
Mentors are NOT expected to find a job for their mentee.
Our Kids Network
Halton Region
The Halton Youth Initiative is a project supported by Our Kids Network and the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Due to COVID-19, our program has become almost entirely virtual (and borderless). Our virtual teams include: communications crew, community builders, connection series and creative spaces. These teams focus on creating campaigns and events that connect into key areas concerning youth. Adult allies act as support to young people through role modelling, giving feedback, and providing guidance to during virtual meetings.  
 
Duties include: 
* Meet with the team 2-4 meetings per month )meetings are 1 hour each) 
* Build relationships with and increase developmental assets of youth members 
* Assistance with tasks and activities as required 
* Completion of Our Kids Network and Ontario Trillium Foundation evaluations
Burlington Symphony Orchestra
Board meetings at East Plains United Church 375 Plains Rd E, Burlington ON
The BSO is looking for a dynamic individual to join its Board of Directors and spearhead its fundraising and sponsorship initiatives. Ideally, this person has experience developing and executing relationship-based fundraising initiatives in the Hamilton/Burlington area. She or he has led fundraising programs that included major and annual giving, corporate donations, planned giving, etc. but will also spearhead the exploration and execution of new fundraising opportunities and ideas.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Early Years
Work is done from volunteer's own home
Contact expectant and new mothers who have signed up for support. Contact as necessary until mother feels confident and connected with other supports. Share own breastfeeding experience when appropriate to assist new mother in feeling comfortable. Volunteers can seek out advice and support as needed from their Volunteer Coordinator, Public Health Nurses and other breastfeeding resources in the community. All work is done from the volunteer's own home. Volunteers send client notes to the Health Department upon completion of support.
Crisis Line Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton
24 Hour Crisis Line Volunteer with a commitment of 20 hours per month. 
 
- Support survivors of sexual assault and violence (and their support people) on the SAVIS 24 hour crisis line using an anti- 
racist/anti-oppression feminist framework 
- Complete SAVIS crisis line training and evaluation  
- Agree to work 20 hours per month on the crisis line  
- Must attend monthly volunteer meetings (6:30pm-8:30pm)  
- Schedule shifts with Coordinator 
- Submit monthly statistics reports
Our Kids Network
ZOOM Meetings- (previously met at Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, 2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville)
***Please note that most of our volunteer opportunities are virtual at this time. 
 
We are looking for Oakville youth, 12 to 17 years old to participate in our various volunteer opportunities. Contact us for current opportunities.  
 
Duties may include the following items depending on the current project:  
-Attendance in at least 2 virtual 1-hour meetings per month  
-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
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel, Centre for Grief and Healing
Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon, Acton)
Our Group Facilitators lead open and closed support groups for individuals who have experienced a loss through the death of a loved one; leading peer to peer support delivery with compassion and understanding in a non-judgmental environment. 
 
- Establish and maintain physical and emotional and social/cultural safety 
- Provide socio-emotional support and connect group members with additional resources 
- Promote, initiate and guide interactions that are characterized by equality and non-judgment 
- Role model in the expression of authentic emotion and respectful, empathetic interactions 
- Listen empathetically by giving your full attention to the speaker 
- Journey alongside members as they navigate their grief and mourn the loss of their loved one 
- Reassure group members of the individual nature of grief 
- Observe group members’ expressions and reactions 
- Identify, intervene and help to resolve conflict 
- Explore opportunities for growth and change
Telephone Reassurance Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
● Telephone clients at their home numbers or through assisted living facilities; minimum 30 minutes per week 
● Build a supportive relationship through conversation and discussion 
● Actively engage client in topics of interest including reminiscing about past experiences 
● Complete the Monthly Service Record at the end of every month and submitting it to the Volunteer Services Coordinator 
● Report issues, concerns and all incidents to the Volunteer Services Coordinator. 
● Notify the Coordinator of any intended, extended absences by the volunteer 
● Adhere to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization and the 'Friendly Visiting' program 
● Represent Indus in a professional manner at all times 
● Adhere to the agreed upon volunteering hours 
● Assist with related tasks as assigned
Our Kids Network
Aldershot branch of the Burlington Public Library (Plains Rd.)
The virtual Halton Youth Initiative is looking for Burlington youth, 12 to 17 years old, 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.  
 
Volunteer responsibilities: 
• Attend virtual meetings weekly 
• 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 
• 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.
Our Kids Network
Virtual, and the Acton Youth Centre
The virtual Halton Youth Initiative is looking for Town of Halton Hills youth, 12 to 17 years old, 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. 
 
Volunteer responsibilities: 
• Attend virtual meetings weekly 
• 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 
• 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 Town of Halton Hills area, Ontario.
Burlington Symphony Orchestra
Currently online only
The primary role of the secretary is to be the active conduit for communication within the board by providing timely notice of meetings, preparing agendas in consultation with the president, driving the agenda items (e.g., ensuring the completion of action items), and the distribution of meeting materials and correspondence. As the custodian of BSO’s records, the secretary is also responsible for maintaining accurate documentation and ensuring legal requirements, such as annual filings, are submitted as required.