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Darling Home for Kids
Mattamy National Cycling Centre, Milton
Participating in Wheels Cycling Fundraiser on Sunday, June 21, 2020 as 'Cheerers' at the finish line and/or on course
Daffodil Pin Ambassador   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Various locations in Halton
- Be onsite at a designated street or storefront location with other Pin Ambassadors for a predetermined shift (usually 2 to 3 hours) 
- Engage with the public with energy and enthusiasm, encouraging donations and inviting them to wear the daffodil pin in recognition of the nearly one in two Canadians who will be directly impacted by cancer 
- Collect donations or direct interested parties to cancer.ca for online donations with tax receipts 
- You are eager to engage and educate people about the Daffodil Campaign and the impact of their donations 
- You are polite, passionate and committed to having an impact in your community
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.
Our Kids Network
Various locations in Aldershot (Burlington)
We are looking for Aldershot residents to help us with an upcoming event series in 2020. 
* Nature - Saturday April 25 
 
Event Overview: ArtHouse will lead us in an art-based session connected to Nature, and we will be tackling hands-on activities such a making bee hotels, seed bombs, and bird houses. 
Tasks will include: prepping materials, set up, tear down, greeting, supporting event team, taking pictures, and more!
Milton Community Resource Centre
Milton Leisure Centre, Main St., Milton
High school students must have completed grade 10 to be eligible for this volunteer position 
- monitoring youth in the dance area 
- assist with set-up/clean-up
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Assisting for three-hour shifts or more on September 11, 2020 from 3pm to 6pm and/or September 12th, 2020 from 10am to midnight, supporting various stations and/or BBQ
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Acton - Our Kids Network Hub, 69 Acton Blvd; Oakville - ROCK Oakville Office, 504 Iroquois Shore Rd.
- Alongside a team of volunteer group facilitators, facilitate a weekly social skills group for girls ages 6-12.  
- Prepare for each weekly session of the group by following the Youth Aiding Youth program manual/curriculum.  
- Plan activities (including games, crafts, role playing, etc.) pertaining to the weekly topics.  
- Facilitate group discussions pertaining to the weekly topics.  
- Prepare weekly progress reports for each child in attendance.  
- Manage behaviours and use quick problem solving.  
- Create a fun, friendly, welcoming and inviting environment so that all children feel comfortable attending the group and enjoy their experience.  
- Notify the YAY Program Coordinator of any concerns within the group.  
- Debrief with the YAY Program Facilitator at the end of each session.  
 
Previous experience working with children, working in or towards a career in social work, education, mental health services, etc. considered an asset.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Burlington, Milton, Acton
- Work alongside program staff and other volunteers. 
- Help to create a fun and inviting environment for the children at the camp by being fun and energetic. 
- Encourage the children to participate in the planned activities. 
- Assist with planning and implementation of activities including crafts, games, sports, etc. that focus on the development of life skills, social skills, self-esteem building, and character building. 
- Ensure that all children are safe while participating in the program. 
- Be prepared to work one-to-one with some of the children as directed by the staff. 
- Assist program staff with monitoring the children’s behaviour.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Our Lady of Victory School - Our Kids Network Hub - 540 Commercial St, Milton, ON
1. Alongside a team of volunteer group facilitators, facilitate a weekly social skills group for boys ages 6-12.  
2. Prepare for each weekly session of the group by following the Youth Aiding Youth program manual/curriculum.  
3. Plan activities (including games, crafts, role playing, etc.) pertaining to the weekly topics.  
4. Facilitate group discussions pertaining to the weekly topics.  
5. Prepare weekly progress reports for each child in attendance.  
6. Manage behaviours and use quick problem solving.  
7. Create a fun, friendly, welcoming and inviting environment so that all children feel comfortable attending the group and enjoy their experience.  
8. Notify the YAY Program Coordinator of any concerns within the group.  
9. Debrief with the YAY Program Facilitator at the end of each session.  
 
Previous experience working with children, working in or towards a career in social work, education, mental health services, etc. considered an asset.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Iroquois Shore, Oakville
- Alongside a team of volunteer group facilitators, facilitate a weekly social skills group for boys ages 6-12. 
- Prepare for each weekly session of the group by following the Youth Aiding Youth program manual/curriculum. 
- Plan activities (including games, crafts, role playing, etc.) pertaining to the weekly topics. 
- Facilitate group discussions pertaining to the weekly topics. 
- Prepare weekly progress reports for each child in attendance. 
- Manage behaviours and use quick problem solving. 
- Create a fun, friendly, welcoming and inviting environment so that all children feel comfortable attending the group and enjoy their experience. 
- Notify the YAY Program Coordinator of any concerns within the group. 
- Debrief with the YAY Program Facilitator at the end of each session. 
 
Previous experience working with children, working in or towards a career in social work, education, mental health services, etc. considered an asset.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
St. Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and St. John's United (262 Randall St.) Oakville
4-5 hours on concert dates (Saturday and Sunday) focused on two areas: 
- Usher audience members into the Church, provide programs and sometimes assist in seating more elderly audience members.  
- Assist in staging of concerts, moving piano, chairs and stands before and clearing chairs after the concert, etc . 
 
We are looking for volunteers with an interest in: 
- understanding how an orchestra concert is presented 
- providing excellent customer service to OCO patrons 
- helping set up the stage & box office before concerts and tear-down post-concert  
- ushering and interacting with patrons 
- assisting in raffle and soloist flower presentations 
- assisting with intermission reception preparation, execution & clean-up
Joseph Brant Hospital
Volunteers will be part of the HELP team to provide social support, mental stimulation, daily walking & exercise to elderly patients preparing to discharge from the hospital.
St Jude's Anglican Church
Oakville
• Neighbourhood Care Network 
• Monday night family dinners at Kerr Street Mission 
• Thursday night ‘adult’ dinners at Kerr Street Mission 
• Wednesday Food for Life outreach program 
• Summer weekly barbecue at Margaret/Maurice drive 
• Lyon’s Lane vegetable garden plot 
• St. Simon’s and St. Jude’s Pantry program
Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
This role requires a 5-day commitment from March 16-20, 2020 
- Assist camp leaders in the execution of daily camp programming for children aged 6-14 
- Participate in sports, crafts, trips and other activities with the campers maintaining a high level of engagement and enthusiasm 
- Assist with camp set up and clean up each day 
- Supervise children as directed by camp leaders 
- Treat all camp participants with kindness and respect 
- Adhere to Kerr Street Mission policies  
- Escalate issues to the camp leader and/or KSM staff member on-site
Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
Oakville
- Lead sports activities for the youth (aged 11-17), encouraging them to engage in planned activities 
- Educate the youth on game rules and proper technique 
- Work with Youth Development Lead to create engaging gym and sports activities 
- Escalate any issues that arise during the program to the Youth Development Lead 
- Ensure proper use of the gym 
- Socialize and build positive relationships with youth during the program
St Luke's Anglican Church, Palermo
3114 Dundas Street West, Oakville
Outline of Responsibilities:  
• Serves visitors by greeting, welcoming, and directing them appropriately 
• Answer and screen incoming calls 
• Take and distribute messages 
• Keeps a safe and clean reception area by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations 
• Nurtures relationships among neighbours, community groups, and partners 
• Ensures consistent excellence in customer service 
• Undertakes cleaning when required 
• Looks after keys and security 
• Performs other related duties as required
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Staff and volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment during this adult and child together drop-in program. Volunteers will interact with families, assist with organizing activities, materials and toys and assist with light cleaning at the end of program. 
 
Volunteers must have completed grade 8.
Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Bruce Trail Early Learning and Child Care Centre, 1199 Costigan, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care of toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care for toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Canadian Blood Services, Halton
Burlington Donor Centre 1250 Brant St; OR Ancaster Donor Centre 35 Stone Church Rd
Welcome donors to hospitality area of clinic * offer refreshments * give information and updates to donors * answer questions, thank donors and give milestone donor recognition items * observe donors and watch for adverse reactions * keep hospitality area in good order
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre, Long Term Care Home
441 Maple Ave, Burlington
~ Provide social, physical, spiritual or intellectual stimulation on a one-on-one basis  
~ Visit residents as assigned by Life Enrichment staff to provide companionship and conversation
Extendicare Halton Hills, Long-Term Care Centre
9 Lindsay Court, Georgetown, ON
Visit socially with assigned residents (chatting, sitting outside, playing cards/games, crafts, current events, etc.)
Melody Maker   Halton Hills 
Extendicare Halton Hills, Long-Term Care Centre
9 Lindsay Court, Georgetown, On L7G 6G9
Play your instrument for individuals or in a group setting. We are looking for people who play an instrument to enhance the lives of our residents through music. Utilize the skills you have learned and entertain the residents of our home.
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
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
Oakville
Our Reading Rocks program is an 8 week literacy intervention program that is designed to motivate and increase the reading skills of children between the ages of 6 and 12 years who struggle with early literacy skills due to an identified or suspected reading disability (dyslexia). 
 
As a volunteer literacy tutor, you will be working one-one-one with a child for the duration of the program, developing hands-on, active activities and games that explicitly teach phonics (or phonemic awareness), increase sight word vocabulary, and improve reading fluency based on their level of need, while also helping the child set realistic goals and graph their success in each reading area on an engaging poster board based on their interests. 
 
Along with directly teaching the child, you will be required to conduct an informal assessment. The first night of the program involves a pre-assessment to determine where the child's needs are and where to base the activity plan. The same assessment will be done on the last day of the program (post-assessment) to measure the child's gains in the program. 
 
As a Volunteer Literacy Tutor, you are required to volunteer twice per week in the evenings (every Monday and Wednesday from 6:15 - 7:45 pm for the full 8 weeks, as the structure of the program is consecutive. 
 
You must be a minimum of 17 years old, and have a vulnerable sector clearance (18 years or older).
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East (Bingo Plaza), Burlington
-Sorting and hanging donated clothing 
-Sort and stock our emergency food cupboard 
-Helping donors in with their donations 
-Volunteers should be able to work standing up for short periods of time.  
-Some of the volunteers positions do require some walking, hanging and sorting clothing in the store.
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.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
At your own school, you plan and host this event.
- Volunteers have the chance to plan an amazing event that could include live music, DJs, games, sports and other activities to keep fellow students engaged and active throughout the event.  
- Students will form relay teams to fundraise and take turn walking or running around your school’s track, passing the baton to teammates to achieve personal or team distance goals, and connect with others in this emotionally inspiring event
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Community Centres located in Oakville and Burlington
Volunteers will mentor black youth within a community based setting. Volunteers will assist in providing mentoring relationships while black youth participate in activities that reflect Caribbean and African heritage, cultural icons, carnival arts, diaspora experiences and other fun group based activities.
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-Online ordering of food for our programs. 
-Preparing meals and snacks for students to eat; most programs do not involve cooking, but most have some cutting of fresh fruits and vegetables and minimal preparation of other food items. 
-Setting up for food service which can include setting up chairs and tables, cleaning the eating and food preparation surfaces and putting out dishes and food.  
-Post-program cleanup; this can include doing dishes, putting food away, cleaning tables and putting away chairs. 
-Monthly reporting and financial tracking; this involves working with school staff to obtain account balances and submitting totals to HFFT each month.
Melanoma Network of Canada
Confederation Beach Park, 180 Van Wagners Beach Rd, Hamilton & Sunnybrook Pk 1132 Leslie St, Toronto
- Coordinate signage and other items needed at the walk, registration activities 
- Promote Strides for Melanoma in your local community (posters, postcards, Twitter, Facebook, word-of-mouth, local papers) 
- Help set-up and take down any MNC materials needed the day of the event  
- Assist with general Walk duties (i.e. distribute t-shirts, help program run smoothly, etc.)
Our Kids Network
Our Kids Network HUB - Holy Rosary School, 261 Plains Rd E, Burlington ON L7T 2C7
The Halton Youth Initiative is a new project supported by Our Kids Network and the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Youth-adult tables are active in Acton, Aldershot, Milton and North Oakville. These tables focus on creating campaigns and events that connect into key areas concerning youth. Adult allies act as support to youth table members through role modelling, giving feedback, and providing guidance to youth for the table tasks and activities. 
 
Duties include: 
* Meet with the Aldershot table a minimum of 6 meetings per year (12 hour commitment) 
* Build relationships with and increase developmental assets of youth table members 
* Assistance with tables tasks and activities as required 
* Completion of Our Kids Network and Ontario Trillium Foundation evaluations
Our Kids Network
Our Kids Network HUB - Milton, Our Lady of Victory School, 540 Commercial St, Milton ON L9T 4Z3
The Halton Youth Initiative is a new project supported by Our Kids Network and the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Youth-adult tables are active in Acton, Aldershot, Milton and North Oakville. These tables focus on creating campaigns and events that connect into key areas concerning youth. Adult allies act as support to youth table members through role modelling, giving feedback, and providing guidance to youth for the table tasks and activities. 
 
Duties include: 
* Meet with the Milton Youth Action Team a minimum of 6 meetings per year (12 hour commitment) 
* Build relationships with and increase developmental assets of youth table members 
* Assistance with tables tasks and activities as required 
* Completion of OKN and Ontario Trillium Foundation evaluations
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton ON L9E 0C8
- Spend quality time with medically complex children 
- Engage in recreational activities, crafts and games with children in care 
- Plan and execute recreational activities 
- Assist with feeding children, and minor household tasks such as laundry, kitchen cleaning, and toy tidy up
Our Kids Network
The Halton Youth Initiative is a new project supported by Our Kids Network and the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Youth-adult tables are active in Acton, Aldershot, Milton and North Oakville. These tables focus on creating campaigns and events that connect into key areas concerning youth. Adult allies act as support to youth table members through role modelling, giving feedback, and providing guidance to youth for the table tasks and activities. 
 
Duties include: 
* Meet with the Acton table a minimum of 6 meetings per year (12 hour commitment) 
* Build relationships with and increase developmental assets of youth table members 
* Assistance with tables tasks and activities as required 
* Completion of Our Kids Network and Ontario Trillium Foundation evaluations
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
-Work one-on-one with a child, developing and implementing fun, hands-on activities and games that explicitly teach and reinforce skills in phonics, sight words, and fluency based on the needs of the child  
-Develop a unique and creative poster board based on the interests of the child where the child’s successes are emphasized by graphing their success in the three central program areas (phonics, sight words, fluency) after every night of the program  
-Conduct informal literacy assessment on the first day of program (pre-assessment) as well as on the last day of program (post-assessment) to determine where children need the most support, and to measure their gains in the program 
-Provide a positive and safe learning environment  
-Provide regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self‐motivation and self‐confidence in their academic development  
-Fill out session reports after the tutoring sessions to track the children’s progress  
-Communicate with the child's parents on their progress and goals  
-Attend required training sessions as necessary  
-Where applicable, transport poster boards to and from the program  
-Responsible for own transportation to and from program location  
-Assist the program facilitator if needed
Joy of Learning Centre
Oakville
Challenger baseball is a division of Little League for players with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the full benefits of participation in baseball at a level structured to their abilities. 
 
Coaching duties include:  
- Organizing/coming up with practice drills 
- Executing drills  
- Helping players on the field 
- Coordinating games
Joy of Learning Centre
Saturdays: Sixteen Mile Creek, Sundays: Milton Sports Centre
Milton Skating and Hockey Skills: assist players on the ice with fundamentals of skating and hockey. Encourage participation. 
Oakville Rangers Hockey: organize and run practice drills, assist players on the ice, assist players in the dressing room, encourage participation, coordinate games
Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum
Museum special events take place at Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum, in Burlington
Assist with the delivery of special events.There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include: serving refreshments, conducting tours, reception/admission duties, gift shop sales, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required).
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
Halton
If you'd like to become actively involved in making a positive contribution in your community, we have various volunteer positions available with ActiveChefs - a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) serving school-age children in various elementary schools & community neighbourhoods covering Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton. 
 
Based on your background, expertise & special interest, you could help with various organizational initiatives such as marketing, communication, social media, event management & coordination, youth & community engagement, fundraising, donations, program support, administrative support, coaching, recreation, program activities, teaching assistance, education support, general assistance, transportation, food prep, kitchen work, meal preparation, usher, server, games, sports etc.
Milton Community Resource Centre
At your personal or organizational event
- Organize and host your own personal/community/sports team/etc. event or product drive to collect donations 
- Encourage guests and participants to bring a donation for the Infant Food Bank - diapers, formula, cereal and/or jars and pouches of baby food 
-Volunteers work with the Infant Food Bank Facilitator to provide a plan for their event which includes methods of gathering donations, outline of product or fundraising goal and identification of event timeline. 
- MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, an Infant Food Bank container for your guests to fill 
 
Note: You can drop off your collected donations to MCRC at 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up. 
 
Students: earn up to 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Partner Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
Halton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Post Inn Village, 203 Georgian Dr.,Oakville
Assist with recreational programs with residents in a long term care home.  
Programs such as bingo, music, trivia, special meal programs, manicures, crafts.  
Assist residents to get to and from programs and help them during the activity if needed.
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home
Creek Way Village, 5200 Corporate Drive, Burlington
Assist staff and residents with bingo games. Assist staff to prepare space for game. Assist residents by helping them to play the numbers and letter announced by the caller.
YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Family Recreation Programs
Ron Edwards YMCA, 500 Drury Lane, Burlington
Provide support to our new towel service. Folding towels and stacking towels. Assisting where needed in other possible areas (basic cleaning support).
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.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
Do you like working with historical artifacts; cataloguing items; moving objects; outdoor work; parking cars; fairtime tasks?  
Our volunteer opportunities are vast and varied.
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East, Burlington (Bingo Hall plaza)
Different positions: 
Clothes sorters, client helpers, donation box empires. 
Scouts for donations: food and clothes.  
Marketing advisers.
Allendale Volunteers, Allendale Long-Term Care Home
Allendale, 185 Ontario St S, Milton
Assist the Life Enrichment staff to implement the therapeutic recreation programs for the 200 residents of Allendale. Programs include large special events, Bingo, painting/craft programs, gardening programs, cooking/baking and outings.
Start2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club
357 Bartos Drive, Oakville, ON L6K 3E5
Volunteer responsibilities include: 
- Physical activity: Volunteers lead warm up, running workouts, and other fitness activities while cheering them on and providing encouragement. 
- Snack: Volunteers help to distribute snack to the students after the physical activity component. 
- Word of the Day: Volunteers have the opportunity to explain a "Word of the Day” for the whole group. They will share the word selected for that week (as provided in the Director’s Manual) and ask for feedback from the students regarding the definition and how they can use it at some point in their lives. 
- Journal: Volunteers assist children to record their accomplishments in both running and reading each week. 
- Reading: Volunteers supervise as children read silently, read one-on-one with children or lead group reading, listen to them read and providing help and encouragement.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Georgetown and Acton
There are a variety of sport programs available: 
 
Special Needs Baseball 
Softball specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. The focus is on participation and getting active, no experience is necessary. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Special Needs Soccer 
Soccer specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. The focus is on participation and getting active. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Tyke and Novice Basketball League  
Get out and give it a shot! This recreational league focuses on teaching basketball skills in a progressive manner while encouraging participation to maximize success and growth of every player. Under the guidance of a coach, players learn the fundamentals of the game through sound instructional skill, drills, teamwork and game situations. Each week the team practices a skill and plays a game! 
 
Junior and Senior Volleyball League  
This program focuses on the development of skills, sportsmanship, self- esteem, teamwork and fair play. These elements will be highlighted through instructional drills, game strategies and gameplay. Each team will practice their skills and participate in a weekly game.
Milton Community Resource Centre
The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton
Assist staff with the developing and preparing educational resources as needed. May include labeling resources and some light cleaning of learning materials when they are returned to the library. 
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
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.
Volunteer Signaler   Hamilton (City of)  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Oakville, Hamilton, Toronto
Summer season volunteer positions for museums, schools and public events. Interacting with the public to explain and demonstrate vintage Signals equipment from WW1 and WW2. Ability to learn Morse Code and Code-breaking is an advantage. 
- Speak and tell the tales of Signalling 
- Use Vintage equipment 
- Wear period uniforms if needed
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Support out after school program staff member in running the program. This is an after school program that provides activities, recreation and a healthy snack to children aged 4 to 12. We have a staff member who plans and runs the program, volunteers responsibility would be to assist the staff person.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville and/ or 2521 Dundas St W at Bronte Rd.
1. Preparing the garden for clients' use during the summer months 
2. Emptying, cleaning out and restocking the store room 
3. Answering telephones/taking messages in the office
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Oakville
We are looking to conduct 20 inclusive and creative ‘Exploring Dreams’ interview experiences with consenting adults who identify as having a developmental disability and volunteers (research assistants). Research assistants will engage participants through a variety of accessible and creative interview activities that will be designed and led by Inclusive Community Engagement Researcher, Heryka Miranda. The interview process will be experiential in nature and will include individual and group art-making activities using visual arts, movement and dance, and visualization/breathing exercises. Light snacks and refreshments will also be provided.  
 
Each of the 20 interview experiences will include five different participants from the developmental disabilities community and five volunteers/research assistants. The duration of the interview experiences will be 2.5 hours and will run from January to August, 2019 (one-to-three interview experiences will be held each month).  
 
We are looking for volunteers who are:  
• Committed to the rights of people with disabilities to live dignified lives  
• Not related to participating adult with disability 
• Creative, and open-minded 
• Patient, flexible and understanding 
• Supportive and compassionate 
• Responsible and maintains confidentiality 
• Excellent listeners and creative communicators 
• Artistic or have an appreciation for the arts 
• Able to work as part of a team 
• MUST attend mandatory volunteer training - January 26 
• Available for first interview experience on Monday, January 28, 4pm to 7pm.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Volunteer at 53 Bond St, Oakville or 2521 Dundas St. (Palermo site) Oakville
There are many volunteer opportunities for students such as: 
1. help with computer work 
2. assist staff with one to one activities such as reading, talking, doing manicures, puzzles, crafts, cards 
3. assist staff with program activities such as carpet bowling, shuffle board, horseshoes, trivia 
4. assist by helping with the day to day organizational chores such as set up, clean up, laundry, tidying, crafts, bulletin boards  
5. help with special events such as Christmas party, garage sale, fundraising events.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville (at Kerr/Rebecca Streets) or 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo) at Bronte Rd.
Lead a small group of men (6-10) who are interested in woodworking, carpentry, and discussion. Do small projects with them. Make the time enjoyable, fun, informative.  
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri - facilitate a woodworking/social group of men
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
2 Locations in Oakville: Central: 53 Bond St and 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo)
- Help out with activities in the program such as crafts, ceramics, baking, carpet bowling, bingo, sing-alongs, group discussions, one on one reminiscing, shuffleboard, bocce ball, word games, drama, exercise classes, current affairs, trivia, manicures, board games 
- Help out with various everyday tasks such as setting up for lunch, cleaning up after lunch
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East, Burlington
Preparation before store opening. We open at 12 but need to organize food received that morning from Food for Life and Refresh Foods. Clothes sorting, screening and organizing.