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Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Event takes place in Burlington.
• mapping and overseeing a 1 km and 5k route that meets municipal, event and participant standards 
• With the support of your Volunteer Run Directors, ensure all logical and safety standards are in place 
• Oversee the set up, clean up and coordination of a team of volunteers
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Build meaningful relationships with participants and team captains via phone, e-mail, face to face. 
Provide support and ideas to teams and participants to encourage online and offline fundraising to reach individual and event goals. 
In partnership with the fundraising and sponsorship lead, hold community-wide fundraising campaigns. 
Train captains by providing them with information and support.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Increase profit by securing new teams and sponsorship. 
Learn the Canadian Cancer Society's messages and share with businesses. 
Develop a strategy to attract new teams. 
Make presentations to businesses and associations (retired teachers' association, nurses' union, etc.) and encourage them to form teams. (Some daytime availability and connections in the community would be an asset.)
YMCA of Oakville
YMCA of Oakville, 410 Rebecca St, Oakville
• Have fun and be a positive role model for all participants  
• Provide specific and relevant feedback to participants for assist instructing  
• Take an initiative to assist Aquatic staff in setting up and cleaning up all daily activities 
• Scan all participants and area around them always for safety purpose 
 
Pre-requisite:  
Completion and current Bronze Cross & Emergency or Standard First Aid with CPR B or C certificate
YMCA of Oakville
YMCA of Oakville, 410 Rebecca St, Oakville
• Plan and execute a sound, safe & effective fitness class  
• Understands the scope of the fitness class and participation capabilities 
• Be prepared to modify class to suit needs of participants 
• Ensure all equipment is safe and report any issues to Team Leader of HFR
YMCA of Oakville
YMCA of Oakville, 410 Rebecca St, Oakville
• Development of personalized fitness programs for our members 
• Program management, motivating, coaching members to reach their goals  
• Provide excellent customer service and support on the wellness floor 
• Circulate the wellness floor monitoring members to ensure the safe use of equipment and offering fitness advice when needed. 
• Follow Adult HFR Policy and Procedures manual and ensure compliance (e.g.: uniforms, service standards) 
• Administrative duties, responsible for tracking daily statistics for the Wellness Centre usage and the number of participants in the various fitness classes 
• Participates with the cleaning of all Wellness Centre equipment 
 
Pre-requisite: 
• Individual Conditioning Level 1  
• Current CPR and First Aid  
• Customer Service and Relationship Building Skills
Group Leaders   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
Halton Region
Volunteers required to facilitate ongoing group programming. We strive to host groups that are "safe spaces" for individuals who may not be ready to participate in community activities. We are looking for people to share their craft, favourite hobby or skill with our clients. Computer basics, homework helper, and book/film clubs are all client suggestions. We run our programs in all areas of Halton Region. Please send us an email indicating your availability and area of interest.
North BurLINKton Community Group, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Tansley United Church 2111 Walkers Line, Burlington
Provide childminding for children of Single Mom's Group, while they participate in a peer mentoring program. 
Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done.  
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre: 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville, ON L6L 3L5
We are looking for volunteers for the Oakville Children’s Festival to help out with the following roles: 
• Building Workshop(s) – Assisting participants with building kits, cleaning and organizing supplies 
• Arts and Crafts Workshop – Assisting participants with organizing supplies, cleaning tables and using their creativity to compose pieces of art 
• Green Team – Assist with waste sorting, creating an eco-friendly environment and helping to move towards zero waste 
• Activity Support – Assist activity providers with set up, activity support, and providing child friendly recreation activities for all ages 
• Town of Oakville Ambassadors (Greeters) – Welcome participants at the front gate and at stations at various points in the park to distribute programs and direct pedestrian traffic 
 
For more information, please go to http://bttr.im/e7vos
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington (off Mainway between Appleby Line and Burloak)
Do you love to run? If so, would you enjoy mentoring a youth in a running group?  
The running group will be targeted to our youth in care between the ages of 12-18.  
The youth will learn to run 5kms and complete a 5km run  
The group will also have an educational component with weekly presentations on key health issues.  
Each youth will be set up with a mentor to run alongside.
North Central Community Association
Coordinate a one-hour basketball fundamentals program on Thursday night between 6 - 7pm for ages 9 - 11 years or 7 - 8pm for older youth.
North Central Community Association
Brant Hills Community Centre, 2255 Brant St, Burlington
Coordinate and run youth sports programs in a non-competitive manner.  
All NCCA youth programs are co-ed and run 1 hour each
ROCK
Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
Lead and supervise a social skills group of girls with the assistance of teen volunteers 
Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined 
Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients 
Organize group discussions, crafts and games
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).
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Male volunteer mentors needed for our Game On! (Eat Smart, Play Smart, Live Smart) Program. Suitable for men aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
As a Game On! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 10-12 grade 6 to 8 boys in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
Summer Camp Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton 
ROCK
We offer camp in Acton; in Milton; in Burlington (all summer)
These ROCK summer day camp programs work with at-risk children and youth. The over-arching goals are to develop the children's social skills and self-esteem.  
 
1. Work side by side with program staff and other volunteers.  
2. Assist with planning and implementation of activities including crafts, games, sports, etc. that focus on the development of life skills, social skills, and character building. 
3. Ensure that all children are safe while participating in the program. 
4. Be prepared to work one-to-one with some of the children as directed by the staff. 
5. Assist program staff with monitoring the children’s behaviour.
YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Underground Youth Centre
YMCA Burlington
Provide support to staff on Friday Nights youth night. Assist in supervising youth ages 10 and up. Provide peer/mentoring with youth, engaging with the youth in various recreational activities (ping pong, pool, video games). Assisting in creating a safe and fun space for youth. Providing support to youth that may need information on services in their community.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Oakville Central: 53 Bond St | Oakville North: 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo United Church)
Assisting staff with group activities such as: bowling, shuffleboard, golf, boccee ball, cards, tea parties, dancing, baking, crafts, music, serving lunches, serving snacks, drama, gardening,discussion groups, helping with laundry, dishes, etc. 
Provide one to one conversations with clients, give manicures, read stories, reminisce, play cards,etc. 
Bring your own special skills and perhaps start a new interest group.
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
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
Radius Child and Youth Services
Burlington City Hall, 426 Brant St, Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Set-Up (20 spots), Tear-Down (20 spots), Road Marshals (24 spots), Food & Beverage (10 spots), Kidsfest (10 spots) 
Registration - Friday, May 31, 2019 - shifts from 10 - 6 pm and Saturday - June 1st shifts from 9 am- 8 pm) (20 spots) 
General (10 spots), Finish Line (10 spots)  
This is a fun night in downtown Burlington on Saturday, June 1, 2019
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community 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).
ROCK
Iroquois Shore, Oakville
Along with male teen volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports to play.
Youth Aiding Youth Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK
At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area.
Spend time with a child aged 6 to 12 years, participating in fun & recreational activities. The goal is to develop social skills & self esteem and to be a positive role model. 
 
-Suitable for youth aged 16 to 24.  
-Nine month to one year commitment of 3 hours per week.  
-Hours are flexible.  
-Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis. 
-Must complete an online application form. See link below.
Adults in Motion, Halton, Day Program for Adults with Developmental DisABILITIES
141 Bronte Road, Oakville, L6L 3C3
AIM - A day program for adults with developmental disABILITIES! Volunteer with our AIMazing team!  
 
Assisting individuals with a developmental disABILITY in a fun, friendly atmosphere! Helping out with crafts, activities and community outings. Sharing your talent with cooking, music, singing, crafts, dancing, fitness, drama, sports or any other special talent you can share with our program!
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Gellert Community Centre / Georgetown Indoor Pool / Acton Indoor Pool
Assist Swimming Instructors teach skills, drills and activities to Learn to Swim participants.
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.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St in Downtown Georgetown
Ushers assist theatre patrons to their seats, provide information about upcoming shows, ensure that the patrons of the theatre are safe and help ensure that visitors have amazing experiences. 
- assisting audience members to their seats 
- ensuring the safety of the audience members at events, under the supervision of the Theatre staff 
- checking tickets at ticketed events 
- providing information to patrons about events at the theatre 
- maintaining the basic tidiness of the theatre seating area and lobby 
- assisting with Coat Check when needed
Burlington Track and Field Club
Burlington
Coaching kids ages 6+ in Track and Field and Cross Country running events.  
Currently training Mondays and Thursdays from 6pm to 7:30 pm, as well as specific Saturdays or Sundays when track meets are held.
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.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Anywhere in Halton Region
You can provide much-needed exercise and motivation to isolated seniors, in the comfort of their own home! One hour per week. 
We'll provide you with a FREE 4-hour certificate training. This training will get you ready to: 
-Offer supervision and companionship 
-Help improve strength, balance and mobility while preventing falls, so our clients can remain independent in their own homes 
We'll match you with one client for a 12-week cycle, with visits made once per week for approximately 1 hour.
Memory Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Client's home apartment, supported living or retirement home (Oakville, Burlington, North Halton)
You can provide sunshine by making a new friend with a client who is still very social, friendly and happy to see you but is experiencing challenges with their memory. Many are still very physically able. 
 
Visits can be weekly or every 2 weeks for as little as one hour total time commitment for an in-home visit or a couple of hours if you care to take them to an activity in which you share an interest (coffee & shopping, an art show, live music, shopping, bowling or even for a walk by the lake). By volunteering, you may also be providing some much-needed support to a caregiver or family member simply by visiting one of our wonderful clients.
Oakville Strokers
Glen Abbey Community Centre, 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON L6M 3G2
Assist stroke survivors in the swimming pool and in the pool change rooms.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Programs for Individuals with Disabilities
Tansley Woods - 1996 Itabashi Way, Burlington
Help participants of different ages integrate into our great Summer Camps. Assist in leading games, songs, crafts, sports, swimming, and on our off site trips!
Volunteer 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.
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
Halton Region
We are looking for group leaders to facilitate tai-chi, dance excercise, hiking groups, trips to the gym or lend us your expertise in your favourite sport. 
Perfect for social butterflies with a good sense of humour, social work students, sports or gaming enthusiasts, martial arts, or holistic health nuts.
Volunteer Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
Throughout Halton
We are looking for insured, full G licensed drivers to expand our social and recreational programming. Drive our clients to our social recreational activities in one of our vans, (or your own vehicle; your choice.) Our activities run throughout the Halton Region during regular business hours. 
 
Training is provided and all expenses are covered. You are welcome to join our activities. Make some new friends, get some exercise, commune with nature or stretch your artistic talents, all while giving back to your community.  
 
Shifts are flexible and are offered throughout the region.  
Lived mental health experience considered an asset.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
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.
St John Ambulance, Oakville - Morden Rd - Milton & Halton Hills Branch
Varies with event
Working within a team you will provide first aid coverage at local events. St. John Ambulance will train you to Medical First Responder status at no fee to you. You will be asked to attend weekly meetings Wednesday evenings where training, event coverage and simulations scenario are conducted.
St John Ambulance, Oakville - Morden Rd - Milton & Halton Hills Branch
Varies with event
Working within a team you will provide first aid coverage at local events. St. John Ambulance will train you to Medical First Responder status at no fee to you. You will be asked to attend weekly meetings Monday evenings where training, event coverage and simulations scenario are conducted.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills
Duties may include but are not limited to: provide high quality customer service to the public. 
SPECIAL EVENTS: 
- Assist with set-up and clean-up of event. 
- Assist in delivering specific activities. 
- Assist with post-event reporting. 
 
CAUGHT BEING ACTIVE campaign: 
- Visit local parks, trails, open spaces as assigned, preferably on a bicycle. 
- “Catch” individuals/families being active; reward with promotional swag. 
- Have a photo release signed and take a photograph
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Burlington Schools
In-School Mentors visit a child at a school once a week for one hour. Together on the school property the student and mentor focus on learning through fun, social, recreational and educational activities. Activities include: sports, crafts, board games, computer time, cooking and reading.
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