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Nanny Angel Network
Halton
Nanny Angels provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare support for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period. All of our Nanny Angels have two important things in common: their love of children and their commitment to providing excellent, dependable childcare for mothers with cancer. 
Become a Nanny Angel! How you can help: 
• Provide fun, educational, creative and safe experiences for the children 
• Minimum 6 months of commitment to ensure support during the duration of a mom’s cancer treatment and recovery 
• 4 hours of childcare service per week to the same family 
• Volunteers are matched with families based on compatibility and location within the Greater Toronto Area: Halton, Peel, York, Durham Regions and the City of Toronto. 
 
The role is not that of a babysitter, housekeeper or personal assistant – Nanny Angels are there to engage and support the children.
Peer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Support & Housing - Halton, TEACH
Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills (Georgetown and Acton)
Participate as a peer mentor or group supporter in one of our 8 week peer workshops or in one of our CheckPoint drop in groups. The candidate will have their own personal lived experience with a mental health issue(s) and/or addiction or addictive behaviour pattern.
Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
Westwood Park, 170 Wilson Street, Oakville
- Sell Beverage Tickets or serve  
- Smart Serve certification required 
- Must be 18 years and up
Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
Westwood Park Corner of Kerr & Bond St, Oakville
-Ticket sellers (smart serve preferred) for beverages. 
- Hand out wristbands to 19+ adults 
- Assist with the front gate
Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
170 Wilson Street, Oakville - Westwood Park
Assist with setting up tents on Thursday 
Monitor Bike Rack during Kerrfest.  
 
 
Assist with taking tents down Sunday after 2:30pm
Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
Westwood Park corner of Kerr & Bond Street, Oakville
Assist with load in and stage set up: unload equipment, help place speakers, cords, assist with set changes during event, and assist with load out.
Oakville and Milton Humane Society
Shell Park, Oakville
* On-route Course Marshal  
 
COURSE MARSHALS 
We are currently in search of many Course Marshals to be stationed along the route on Sunday. The shift time would be from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM and will change slightly depending on your assigned location. All Course Marshals are required to attend a mandatory training session at the Oakville Performing Arts Centre on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 1-3pm.
Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics
• Assist with set-up and tear-down of the promotional booth and other equipment (if applicable) 
• Provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors 
• Provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives 
• Assist with management of participant records and event documentation 
• Deliver professional presentations on behalf of Canadian Blood Services about programs (including stem cell registry, as appropriate), the importance of blood donation and the need to recruit new blood donors for Canada’s blood system 
• Complete all required forms on time and bring forward requests for additional information and post-presentation feedback to Volunteer Resources
Community Living Oakville
301 Wyecroft Rd, Oakville
Helping the staff with the various programs pertaining to our Social Media group and Theatre Group. 
We are looking for volunteers who would like to work with our Social Media team (interviewing, editing, video and photo) and to work with our Theatre group (writing play scripts, rehearsing lines, setting up final stage presentation) 
 
In The Loop Media (Mondays and/or Wednesdays 9-3).  
Theatre group (Fridays 9-3).
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.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter
The visits will be taking place in the Long-Term Care Home that your match resides in.
A Friendly Visitor is someone who will visit weekly/bi-weekly to spend time with the individual they are matched with. This is a social and recreational visit, talking, reading a book together, playing games/cards, grabbing a coffee/drink and sitting outside or even just watching tv or a movie together.  
 
Often times living in a Long Term Care (LTC) can be lonely, many of the individuals living with MS in LTC can often be more isolated because of the age difference and interests compared to the other residents.  
 
If you have a spare few hours a month, you can really make a difference in someone's life.  
Must be over 18 years old to complete Vulnerable Sector Screening Police Check screening requirements
In-School Mentor   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Oakville, Milton, Georgetown and Acton Schools
The In-School Mentoring Program provides a child/youth with a positive role model to share the experiences and challenges of growing up. Mentors visit with their mentees 1:1 (age 6-13) at school and engage in activities such as board games, crafts, sports or taking a walk on school grounds. This is a non-academic program that focuses on building confidence, social skills and problem-solving techniques through having fun! Commitment: For one hour each week during the school year. Matches do not meet over the summer break or during school holidays.
Finance Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: library, Sheridan, workplace, coffee shop
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.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
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.
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.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
HEN is currently seeking dedicated volunteers to support our community to divert waste at events in the community of Halton. Duties include working with the public, education, asking and instructing the public on recycling and composting to help support proper mitigation.
Halton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Post inn Village, 203 Georgian Dr, Oakville
Visit residents in a long term care home. Pair up with 1-2 residents to come and visit and spend time with.
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!  
FREE 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.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Halton Region Building, 1151 Bronte Rd, Oakville
The New Mentality is a mental health group that is comprised of youth looking to decrease stigma and raise awareness about mental health. The New Mentality Halton is looking for group members to assist in the creation, expansion and promotion of it's Youth Led Podcast, Youth Minds Matter. The main goal of the Podcast to create more awareness around Mental Health and Wellness by working towards ending the stigma that surrounds it. The Podcast will hope to educate youth within Halton and outside as well as parents/caregivers and educators on the experiences that youth have when it comes to mental health and wellness.  
We are looking for self-motivated, tech/social media savvy, opinionated and organized youth to join our team!
Wellness Services Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Halton Region
Looking for volunteers trained in the following wellness modalities: RMT, Therapeutic Touch, Reiki etc., able to commit to 1 hour per week or biweekly, providing volunteer wellness services to clients in the community in need. 
Expanding to include hand/arm massage and music therapy.
Bereavement Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Office: 2370 Speers Road, Oakville. Volunteering: Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton
As a trained volunteer, you can help those with the loss of a loved one, work through their grief and find a way to move forward. Visits can take place in their home or at another mutually convenient location. Wonderful training in one-on-one bereavement peer support is provided. After training, our Bereavement Coordinator will match you with a client to visit for a period of 3 to 12 months (depending on the client's needs), making all the difference in their journey through grief.
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.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
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.
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.
May Court Club of Oakville
200 Kerr St, Oakville
The shop does not operate throughout the summer months. 
 
The May Court Club is a women's service organization. Many of our volunteers work in the May Court Nearly New shop and assist by providing one or more of the following tasks: 
- Greet customers 
- Help customers find outfits and accessories  
- Key into our friendly computer system details about consigned and/or donated items 
- Tag clothes and items with prices 
- Hang and display merchandise 
- Cashier (if you are interested in this position, the shop will provide additional training)
Bartender   Oakville 
Halton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
- run Happy Hour program in a long term care setting 
- set up for Happy Hour- get bar glasses, drinks and snacks ready to be served 
- serve drinks and snacks to residents, family members and visitors 
- record purchases on account sheets and be able to manage cash sales 
- tidy bar area, put away supplies and lock up when finished
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
1515 Rebecca St. Oakville, ON
The Board of Directors oversees and guides the management of TWC in accordance with the Mission, vision and Values, Policies and By-laws that are in place. The Board consists of 7-12 directors, each director commits to a term of 2 years. Officers of the organization are directors and are the President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer, who together form the Executive Committee. There are other Board committees, and a board orientation will be provided, including a resource binder. Regular Scheduled Monthly meetings, are currently, the 2nd Tuesday of each month. 
Directors are expected to serve on one or more Board committees, that meet an average of 6 times a year and each committee is required to be chaired by a director. 
Directors are expected to attend 10-monthly evening Board meetings of approximately 2-3 hours duration. 
Directors are encouraged to engage at TWC' expense, in courses and seminars related to the roles and responsibilities of directors and financial affairs of the organization.
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
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.
Northridge Long Term Care Centre
496 Postridge Drive, Oakville
- Meal assistance training provided 
- Assigned to a specific resident(s) for designated meals 
- Assist resident to the dining room 
- Provide assistance throughout the meal in the dining room, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse/Registered Practical Nurse
Northridge Long Term Care Centre
496 Postridge Drive, Oakville
- Sign in at volunteer sign in and put on name tag.  
- Report to recreation staff to be notified of specific tasks and duties to be performed during activity 
- Follow direction and instructions of recreation staff, by inviting and assisting the resident to the designated program area. This may including pushing residents in their wheelchairs. 
- Follow instructions for specific activities. Provide residents with verbal encouragement. 
- Upon completion of program assists residents back to their home area. 
- Assist with program area clean up. 
- Notify program staff of any issues or concerns that arose from the visit.
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
Volunteer Visitor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office
Clients' home in Halton
To provide socialization and companionship through weekly home visits with a client in the early to mid stages of Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia. Through activities like games, puzzles, crafts, music, walking and reminiscing, volunteers will provide quality time that will have a positive impact on the client as well as the caregiver by providing short periods of respite through the visit.
Accounting Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example coffee shop, library, Sheridan, workplace,
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.
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
1515 Rebecca St. Oakville ON
The employment coach will meet with our clients who are in need of support on employment matters. Because of this, we require someone who has experience working as an employment coach.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Client's home in Halton
Visit a socially isolated Senior in their own home. 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 are weekly for as little as one-hour 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 such as coffee, shopping, attend an art show, live music, 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.  
 
Your visit helps maintain and encourage the client's confidence and independence.  
A small list of non-English speaking clients waiting for company. Urdu or Italian speaking would be wonderful.
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.
Event Volunteers   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Halton
There are many events that require volunteers throughout the year.  
We are seeking commited people to assist our major events committing to being responsible for any of the following:  
- Obtaining donated items  
- Sponsorship  
- Community Awareness/Marketing  
- Selling Tickets  
- Joining fundraising event committees
Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Location is determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: library, Sheridan, workplace, coffee shop
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 
•developing professional networks and job search strategies
Crisis Line Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca St, Oakville
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
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week. 
Currently looking for English, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, German speaking men and women in Halton. Other languages as needed.
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.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
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.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
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
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Burlington, Oakville and Milton
We need a qualified volunteer who can assist with managing the children in our waiting room. Some children will be with parents and others will be on their own. The main function is to ensure the children are safe and are appropriately occupied while they are waiting for their appointment. We will have activities, games and movies on hand for the volunteer to use with the children. Most children are well behaved. Some children start to misbehave when they are bored or anxious/stressed. Sometimes they will just need a little reassurance that our staff are very kind and helpful. If there are any behaviours that are not manageable then we will have staff nearby who can help. We want the waiting room to be family friendly, so the volunteer will help to make everyone feel welcome!
Youth Aiding Youth Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
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.
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
These are some the of the duties our volunteers perform: 
 
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-On-line 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 clean up; 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.
FUN-draising 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 2020 Stardust Gala (April 2020).  
 
- Connect with your neighbours, members of the community, businesses, family and friends (online or in person) 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!
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.
Civil Engineering Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by mentor -- for example: cofee 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
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
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
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
Council of Canadians, Halton Chapter
Oakville Town Hall
Minute taker is an attendee at a meeting whose role it is to record the minutes of the meeting.  
- Participate actively in the meeting  
- Taken minutes for that specific meeting 
- Type up the minutes and create PDF
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
1515 Rebecca St. Oakville
The group facilitator will meet once a week for 4-8 weeks with a group of women who are going through a separation or divorce. The facilitator will be responsible for providing psychoeducational content for the women to aid and support them in their experience.
Marketing Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop, library, workplace, community centre
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer 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 
•improving job search strategies and networks
Autism Ontario Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Autism Ontario
Autism Ontario-Central West Region offers programming and events for children, youth, and adults on the autism spectrum and their families. We are seeking new and past volunteers of all abilities to join our growing Autism Ontario volunteer community. There are multiple ways you can get involved at Autism Ontario. Below you will find a list of the ways you can get involved!  
 
We are seeking volunteers to join:  
• Sub-Committees 
• Program and Event Support  
• Fundraising initiatives
Blogger and Online Forum Host   Burlington  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Children's Design International Collection / Collection internationale desseins d'enfants, Online Service, Educational and Research Archives
Volunteer from home
Disseminate information about the Collection on social media and forums, particularly those addressing students and professionals in the humanities. Collect and share citations, reading suggestions and events of interest. Engage Internet users in conversations about the preservation of children drawings and our mission.
I.T. Career Mentor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop, library, workplace, Sheridan
Mentors are paired with 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
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
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
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
1515 Rebecca Street, Suite 229
We are looking for an experienced group facilitator to run a depression and anxiety support group for our clients.
Board Member   Oakville 
My Furniture Bank - Halton Peel
505 Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
The Board of Directors provides strategic leadership to the organization by committing to excellence in governance and ensuring the organization’s overall health in the maintenance of its goals and mandate. 
 
• Attend regularly scheduled Board meetings on a monthly basis (approx. 2 hours in the evening from 7 – 9 on every last Tuesday of each month) 
• Prepare for regular and committee meetings 
• Join and contribute to board committees 
• Represent MFB at community events and other functions 
We encourage applications from those individuals who are familiar with the Peel and Halton Communities, its diversity and resources. Previous experience serving as a volunteer Board Member or another governance role would be an asset, but not required. 
MFB is looking for individuals with a background in accounting, fundraising, marketing and social services. Training will be provided for all new board members. 
 
If you are interested, please email a cover letter and resume to The Nominating Committee, c/o Nina Douglas, President and Board Chair at nina.douglas@mifb.ca
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
Big Sister   Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Halton and Hamilton Regions
Provide Little Sister with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Engineering Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by mentor -- for example: workplace, library, Sheridan, Tim Hortons
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer 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 
•improving job search strategies and networks
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. 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. Call 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.
Oakville Public Library, Friends of the Oakville Public Library
Oakville Public Library
We are seeking Committee members who are responsible, open-minded, and able to supervise other volunteers at book sales.  
• Attend monthly Committee meetings at the Central Library (Navy St.) 
• Act as Team Captain for one or more shifts at FOL Book Sales (quarterly)  
• Take on other responsibilities based on need, capabilities and capacity 
• Represent the FOL in a positive and professional manner
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Georgetown
Responsibilities: 
-Implement an effective individualized literacy program to meet the literacy needs of 2 children in their group, utilizing an existing framework 
-Implement engaging, creative and hands-on literacy activities and games in the areas of: phonics, sight words, fluency, as well as spelling, grammar, sentence structure, and more to provide assistance to each assigned child struggling with literacy skills 
-Develop a unique and creative workstation 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) 
-Provide a positive learning environment to invoke self‐motivation for both children as he/she develops phonological awareness and processing skills 
-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 children’s parents 
-Attend required training sessions as necessary 
-Where applicable, transports both children’s work station boards to and from the program 
-Responsible for own transportation to and from program location 
-Complete time sheets 
-Assists the program facilitator if needed
Oakville and Milton Humane Society
Barkin' Bin Thrift Store, 511 Pinegrove Rd., Oakville
Sort through thrift items to select items for the store. Weighing items that the store will be keeping and record keeping. Pricing & displaying thrift items. Helping the public to purchase thrift items.
Victorian Order of Nurses, Toronto-York Region Branch, Peel Satellite Office
a) Pick up and deliver meals to clients, including: 
• Reporting to the designated depot at the assigned time 
• Picking up route list, and meals, etc. 
• Delivering meals to assigned clients, dropping off notices etc. within expected time frames 
• Ensuring that meals are received by the client at the time of delivery or following previously made arrangements or procedures 
• Talking with the client to observe that they are safe and all is well 
• Returning containers and any money collected to the designated depot 
• Returning any undeliverable meals to the designated depot 
b) Maintain confidentiality of route sheets 
c) Submission of expense claim form as required 
d) Use “MOW” car sign to facilitate parking and to increase community awareness of the program 
e) Report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients 
f) Attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
- Visit clients in their home or assisted living facility; minimum of 1 hour weekly visit at a mutually agreed upon time (between Mon-Sun, 9am-7pm) 
- Build a supportive relationship through conversation and discussion 
- Actively participate in activities which are of interest to the client 
- Complete the Friendly Visiting Monthly Service Record 
- Report issues, concerns and all incidents to the Friendly Visiting Coordinator 
- Represent Indus in a professional manner at all times 
- Adhere to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization and the Friendly Visiting Program.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. (Kerr & Rebecca corner) Oakville, and 2521 Dundas St. West, Oakville
Help to clean up the kitchen and set tables for lunch. Assist with serving clients lunch. Assist with cleanup, loading dishwasher. Start the laundry after lunch.
Telephone Reassurance Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
- Call clients in their home or assisted living facility; minimum of 30 minutes weekly visit at a mutually agreed upon time (between Mon-Sun, 9am-7pm) 
- Build a supportive relationship through conversation and discussion 
- Actively engage client in topics of interest including reminiscing about past experiences  
- Complete the Friendly Visiting Monthly Service Record 
- Report issues, concerns and all incidents to the Friendly Visiting Coordinator 
- Represent Indus in a professional manner at all times 
- Adhere to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization and the Friendly Visiting Program.
Big Brother   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
As convenient to volunteer and client
Provide Little Brother with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Event Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Some at Lighthouse others at event venue which varies
Duties can vary from helping out on an event committee to helping on event day with set up, food & drink, helping event participants.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Start at 467 Speers Road - Mo's Family Restaurant - Deliveries throughout Oakville
To deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.
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.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
Recommending strategies, activities and resources to expand the MOW on network of supporters, and partners. Assisting in the planning and evaluation of special events with staff and volunteer committees. Two year commitment. Attend regular scheduled board meetings. Related work or volunteer experience in fundraising/dun development, honed community contacts, excellent verbal and written communication skills. Current fundraising professional designation (CFRE) an asset.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
The ideal candidate will attend scheduled meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees, and form the governance direction of MOW
Ten Thousand Villages, Oakville
Downtown Oakville
1. Deliver excellent customer service: 
- greet, welcome customers 
- assist customers in finding gifts or products  
- learn product features and artisan information  
- share the mission of Ten Thousand Villages 
2. Operate the computerized cash register to ring in purchases, handling cash and credit cards.  
3. Assist the Store Manager with keeping the store neat, clean and attractive and restocking inventory.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
Assist with filling out forms, assist client in making calls for services and referrals, potentially help clients with setting budgets, set goals and drive to appointments. Help people in need who come into the centre with our staff support!
Girl Guide Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Girl Guides of Canada, Ontario Council
• Provide responsible leadership to a group of girl or youth members while facilitating engaging programming 
• Commitment to creating safe environments for girls, both emotionally and physically 
• Communicate with parents/guardians 
• Adhere to the Girl Guide Code of Conduct and Safe Guide 
• Have fun 
 
When you join Girl Guides as an adult volunteer, you’re embarking on an exciting journey. Each year from September to May, you’ll have the opportunity to help shape the next generation of girls through weekly activities, fun outings and programming that’s girl-centric, fun and engaging. There are so many possibilities! Your unit could go on an outdoor scavenger hunt, have a sleepover at a science museum or plant a tree. Our dynamic programming offers plenty of opportunities for you and your fellow Guiders to be creative and ignite the minds of girls.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Organizes (and ideally stores) indoor and outdoor displays and life-size breastfeeding cutouts. 
Plans, prepares, delivers and collects displays for events and initiatives. 
Seeks opportunities for HBFI promotion. 
Coordinates with Event Manager to organize displays at events. 
Requires use of a personal vehicle that can accommodate displays, including life-size cutouts to deliver and collect displays. 
Requires the ability to carry displays. 
Leads workgroup when new displays are necessary (including obtaining quotes, liaising with vendor, preparing and leading design collaboration between the vendor and workgroup).
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.
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, Burlington, Adult Brain Tumour Support Group
Meetings are held at Wellspring Niagara, 3250 Schmon Parkway, Thorold, ON L2V 4Y6
The Support Group Facilitator supports and directs the process of the support meetings. They may be required to help the group discuss an issue, solve interpersonal difficulties, provide assistance to group members looking for community resources, arrange guest speakers, develop weekly topics and ensure the meeting meets the member’s bill of rights. It is the role of the Facilitator to ensure that the needs of each person attending the group are met within the scope of the group’s mandate. The Facilitator regularly reports to the Support Services Specialist at Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada regarding any pertinent information relating to the group and group members.
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.
Receptionist   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St., Oakville, ON L6K1L8
Greet visitors as they enter the building. Give directions to the public. 
Answer the phones.Communicate messages to the staff. 
Assist the public by giving out information about the agency. 
Help with filing and general office work.
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
Communication Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs
​Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Mississauga and Brampton
Under the guidance of the Speech Language Pathologist and Communicative Disorders Assistant, the communication volunteer will learn new skills to: 
- Work with small groups of adults with acquired communication disorders 
- Use supportive conversation skills in facilitating discussion groups with clients within our programs 
- Assist clients to understand and participate in various conversational and language-based communication activities  
- Bring forth thoughts and new ideas to the group 
 
Other responsibilities may include: 
- Assisting staff with the set-up and clean-up of program space before and after each session 
- Informing the SLP or CDA in advance when unable to attend a session 
- Maintaining confidentiality within the parameters defined by the Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs
Active Chefs
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to: 
- Help develop, plan & organize special events and support our organizational fundraising activities.  
- Work with other team members to identify, solicit & connect with potential donors, prospects and sponsors.  
- Assist create communications, mailing lists, promotional and marketing materials.  
- Support other initiatives like annual gala, anniversary celebrations, event programming, volunteer & alumni relations, PR and special campaigns, as needed and assigned.  
- Manage highly sensitive financial and other personal information with confidentiality. 
- Willingness and ability to travel and meet deadlines is required.  
 
Prior relevant experience in a similar role especially working with non-profit organizations/charities/charitable foundations/schools is preferred but not necessary. Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and computer proficiency. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail and sense of urgency. Superb in negotiation and relationship cultivation. Creative-thinker, self-starter with ability to work independently and within a team.
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
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).
Adults in Motion, Oakville, 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. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
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.
Driver Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Milton and Halton Hills
Our Volunteer drivers play an extremely valuable role in the lives of our children in care. As a driver, you become a familiar and friendly face the children can depend on, someone who will listen to their stories and bring a smile to their faces at what can be a very confusing time in their lives.  
 
If you have a few hours to spare a week, enjoy driving and love children then this is the volunteer role for you. Volunteer drivers take children and on occasion parents, to various appointments: therapy sessions, family visits, counselling sessions, court dates, support groups, and other important meetings.  
 
Drivers are currently needed during day time hours. Some do a specific drive or two each week, others are called upon on a daily basis and yet others do once a month. We are always in need of reliable, readily available volunteer drivers.
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office
Halton Branch Office, 2345 Wyecroft Rd, Oakville
We are looking for retirees and students from the Health/Social Services (nursing, social work, teachers/facilitators and those who have experience with supporting individuals with dementia) to join our team.  
 
- Under the direction of the Coordinator, Tele-connect Program, make outreach calls to clients who have been diagnosed with a dementia and/or their caregivers.  
- Provide support and socialization to aid in decreased feelings of isolation and depression and increased independence.  
- Educate clients on appropriate resources (brochures, handouts, etc.), and other community programs that may benefit the client and caregiver/family.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Selected elementary schools in Oakville, Milton and Georgetown
High school students or adult volunteers will mentor a child in a local elementary school, after school, in a one-to-one relationship. Involves assisting a child in grade 3-8 with their homework, playing educational games, and developing organizational skills.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Are you an organized individual who enjoys helping out at fun-filled and rewarding special events and fundraisers. If so, you may be interested in becoming a part of our special events volunteer team.  
 
Several special events are organized each year where volunteers are needed to assist with organizing and running the event. Events such as: golf tournaments, diversity day events, racquet club events, dragon boat races and most importantly our annual fundraising Stardust Gala.  
 
The funds raised at these events goes towards providing programs for children in care, such as bursaries, camps, educational programs and seasonal gifts through the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton.
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.  
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.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
2170 and 2180 Marine Drive,Oalville
- To select repertoire 
- To direct and accompany a 30 voice senior choir in preparation for two concerts each year 
This volunteer position would be most attractive to a retired music teacher or someone wanting experience directing and accompanying a mature choir. The Singers rehearse for two hours every Thursday afternoon from mid-September for the Christmas concert; and again, from mid-January until the Spring concert.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
In the client's house, apartment or retirement residence (Oakville, Burlington & North Halton)
Provide social support for lonely, isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility and (for this listing) little to no English language skills. 
 
On a weekly or bi-weekly you can visit one of our wonderful clients' in their home. During your visit you can chat over coffee, play a game of cards, visit the library or museum, run some errands together - like grocery shopping...these are just a few ideas. 
 
You'll be helping keep seniors and psychically challenged adults active, independent and happy.
Board Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
33 City Centre Dr. Suite 610, Mississauga Hwy 10/& Hwy 403
Expansion of our programs and services, establishing our organization with new funders and new fundraising programs.
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon)
Our goal is to work with individuals who are over the age of 18 and who have suffered loss themselves or who feel they are capable of using their own experiences with grief to provide peer support within a facilitation role in our grief support group.  
- Two open grief support groups: closed and drop-in. The open group sessions are held weekly or biweekly. 
- Individuals to fill the Facilitator volunteer positions are needed for both groups.
Volunteer Tutor   Burlington  Oakville 
Literacy South Halton, Burlington Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
At offices in Burlington or Oakville
Tutoring adults with low level literacy skills, one-on-one, once or twice a week. Training provided. No previous teaching experience is required, just some free time, enthusiasm and a desire to help someone.
Committee Member   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
The Board of Directors for SHOP seeks interested community members to join various committees to support the work of the Board of Directors, including our Finance Committee or Quality and Innovation Committee. We are currently looking for individuals with an interest in the committee topic as well as expertise in law/legal services, finance, housing/real estate, and/or police/law enforcement.
Board Member   Milton  Oakville 
Family Place (The), Milton - Bishop Reding High School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Meetings alternate between our two sites in Milton and Oakville
We are seeking community members with one or more of the following qualities: Proven entrepreneurship, legal experience, financial experience and training, fundraising, previous Not For Profit board experience, knowledge of governance, knowledge of childcare, and strategic vision. 
 
We are governed by a Policy Board made up of a maximum of 11 volunteers, a mixture of parents and community members. Our board meets approximately 11 times per year (once per month, usually the 3rd Wednesday), in the evening. In addition to the board meetings, all board members have the opportunity to participate on one or more committees, which meet every 2 to 4 months. The average time commitment for our board members is about 3 to 4 hours per month. Each Board Member commits to a two year term, during which they are to attend all Board meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees and form the governance direction of the organization. 
 
We are currently accepting applications from interested and committed community members for the position of general Board Member.  
 
If you are self-directed, currently reside in Halton, and are interested in giving back to your community, we would love to hear from you. We are a group of like-minded people who can have fun while still recognizing the important task our child care centres must do.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
Provide a supportive and empowering relationship with one adult learner involved in Career Pathways, employment preparedness and/or employment retention. 
• Attend mentor orientation and training session before meeting mentee 
• Attend quarterly career mentor sessions 
• Have bi-weekly contact with the mentee to establish a working relationship and to support mentee in employment and career goals 
• Assist mentee in solving work-related issues, identify and remove barrier to employment and other problems that interfere with mentee’s achieving employment and/or higher education success 
• Keep accurate records of mentee interaction and progress as requested by HMC. 
• Adhere to the HMC Core values 
• Understanding Canadian workplace culture 
• Identifying skills required by market demand  
• Guiding through the licensing and accreditation process (if applicable)  
• Improving professional terminology  
• Mastering self-marketing techniques and confidence building  
• Selecting technical skills upgrading programs and resources  
• Locating publications and workshops on recent developments in the field of the mentee 
• Establishing professional networks  
• Supporting and encouraging efforts to become professionally established 
• Help make a difference in someone’s life! 
 
All volunteer mentors are expected to visit HMC website & submit their application online.
School Workshop Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Focus on Nature, Halton Branch - Mailing Address
Halton Region Elementary Schools
Join us for a fun day helping kids find the beauty of nature! Workshop Program Assistants will be part of a team assisting the lead instructor with the delivery of Focus on Nature photography workshops in local schools, outdoor education centres, and at special events.  
 
Duties include: mentoring students in nature exploration and photography while accompanying them on photo walks in local parks and natural areas; assisting with the importing, editing, and reviewing of student images; leading a small group activity in the afternoon as part of a series of photography/nature activity stations.  
 
Key goals of Focus on Nature are to inspire young people to explore and appreciate nature through photography and to connect with their creativity. This is done by teaching students the "elements of design", and by exploring local natural areas as photographers, with eyes wide open to the beauty and complexity of nature. Students are encouraged to slow down and to look for the elements of design in nature, and they are reminded that nature has always acted as inspiration for art, design, and architecture. At the end of each workshop, there is a celebration with a slideshow of each students' 10 favourite images, and we give "extension activities" to teachers and students so that they can continue to learn.
Special Events Volunteers   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Various locations in Halton, depending on event
Volunteers will assist with special events that either raise awareness about Halton Women's Place in the community or assist by volunteering to plan or help at fundraisers such as Gala Dinner Auction, Golf Tournament, Hope in High Heels, or third party fundraising events such as car washes, BBQs, etc. 
 
Committee members are also needed to help plan and solicit donations for HWP Gala, Golf Tournament, and Hope in High Heels events.
Volunteer ConnectCARE Installer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Healthcare, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Volunteer Services
Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital-Main Floor
Install the Connect Care Medical alert base unit for new clients.  
Replace unit batteries and personal help buttons as needed.
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.
Therapy Dog Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
St John Ambulance, Therapy Dog Program
Various locations
Handlers and their canines make weekly visits to long term care facilities in Milton, Oakville & Halton Hills. There is a short training/evaluation process including a minimum of 10 visits. Canines must be at least 1 year old. Volunteer hours are flexible to your schedule. Handlers must be 18 or 16 and accompanied by an adult. Handlers must commit to 60 hours per year.
Family Night Social Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Once a month, rotating around the region, we host an evening where families have an opportunity to share in a meal together, meeting other families, sharing and learning from each other – a place and space for everyone to “be themselves”. 
Themes and activities change every month. 
 
Assist the Family Advisory Committee with the set-up, and facilitation of evening activities and tear down at the end of the event
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Affiliate Head Office– 1800 Appleby Rd, Burlington & various locations in the affiliate service area
- Hands on labour as per the project time table (i.e. Cabinet removal, drywall, painting, flooring installation, gutter repairs/cleaning, building decks and fences, etc ) 
- Requires some physical strength to perform tasks as assigned 
- Able to take direction as required and seek out guidance on projects. 
- Perform assigned duties on renovation sites 
- Work in collaboration with fellow Crew Members and affiliate staff. 
- Maintain a clean and orderly work site at all time. 
- Strive for quality  
- Ensure safety on site at all times.  
- Contribute to a positive and rewarding work environment for all. 
- May need to load and unload delivery vehicles
Distress Line Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Distress Centre Halton, Oakville Office, Distress Centre
Halton
Volunteers provide an empathetic, confidential, and non-judgmental telephone support service to callers in accordance with policies and guidelines learned in the training course.  
 
We do not give advice. Volunteers befriend and listen to callers, provide crisis prevention/intervention and help callers explore alternatives so they may find a solution to their particular situation.
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
1515 Rebecca Street, Suite 229, Oakville
The Women's Centre is looking for volunteers in our Oakville and Milton locations. If you would like to help other women through difficult times, we will provide the training and support so that you can truly make a difference! Peer Supporters provide clients with a safe, supportive environment in which they can explore their options and receive the information and support they need to make positive changes in their lives. 
 
We are especially looking for volunteers for our Milton location to better serve the women of North Halton.
Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Volunteers needed daily: 
- To assist with answer phone, transfer calls, take messages, as well as answering door, welcoming visitors, escorting visitors to residents rooms 
- Taking, coffee, tea, snacks to residents rooms 
- Light housekeeping 
- Offering support to residents and families
Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Looking for weekend volunteers to help out the hospice by answering phone and doors, taking messages, greeting visitors, escorting visitors to rooms, making tea and coffee for visitors and providing support and a listening ear to families going through a difficult time.
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.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville and Milton
High school students or adult volunteers will mentor children in a local elementary school, during lunch or after school. Involves assisting newcomer children in grades 1-8 with learning about Canada, making new friends, connecting them to their new community and providing homework help.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Trafalgar and QEW, Oakville
We are looking for a key board member interested in a hands-on role in Fundraising, including event management, donor/sponsor relations, grant writing. 
 
Our organization is based in Oakville. This position requires a commitment of about 5 hours per week and attendance at board meetings about 10 times per year.
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Oakville
- Interested in contributing to the cultural life of the Oakville community.  
- Responsible for executing strategy and a variety of tasks involved in our fundraising efforts throughout the Season.  
- Success is measured by achieving a target number of attendees as well as the dollar amount raised.  
- A passion for music and previous experience in event organizing is desirable.  
- This position reports to the Fundraising Director.
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 etc after the concert. 
 
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
Halton Healthcare, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Volunteer Services
Mayfair Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville
Interact with and assist participants on behalf of the Oakville hospital at Wednesday afternoon bingo sessions at the DELTA Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville. Hospital games are first and third Wednesday afternoons each month, but volunteers can elect to do fewer sessions if preferred.
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.
Deconstruction Crew Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line Unit 10 Burlington and various locations in the Halton Region
This volunteer position follows up directly with potential kitchen donors arranging a time to view the potential salvage.  
 
This position works directly with the salvage crew removing kitchens from community members homes for resale in our ReStore along with other salvage jobs including house demos. 
 
Please note this position requires moving, loading and unloading heavy items (up to 50lbs).
Deconstruction Crew Member   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Habitat Halton Office (Burlington) and various locations in the Halton Region
• Salvage items from donor’s homes during renovations and demolitions (cabinetry, doors, windows, etc.) 
• Assist in loading the donated items into the Habitat ReStore truck
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Own home or office
The candidate would initially serve as a Director-at-Large with a groomed path towards the elected position of Vice President. The candidate must have a commitment to, and develop a clear understanding of, the mission of the organization. He/she must have 5 to 8 hours per week for his/her primary duties and this groomed path allows him/her to learn the meeting procedures and by-laws of the organization. 
 
The duties include:  
- Serving as a spokesperson for the organization  
- Developing and maintaining relationships with sponsors and advertisers  
- Management and governance of the organization  
- Developing agendas and chairing Board meetings, and organizing the annual general meeting  
- Ensuring the monitoring and evaluating of the quality of collective and individual Board member performance  
- Ensuring timely and effective performance of organizational functions necessary for the maintenance of not-for-profit charitable organization tax related status. 
- Ensuring the Board is meeting its obligations in relation to effective: 
• organizational planning 
• efficient and prudent financial management 
• resource development and fundraising 
• relationships with the community 
• management of human resources  
• management of responsive, quality programming
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Facilitation of open-ended peer support groups for bereaved children, teens, adults.
Male Ally Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Educate the public on issues of consent, male privilege, and healthy masculinity. 
Represent MAN in community events and booths. 
Attend monthly community meetings. 
Sit on MAN's Action Committee. 
Contribute to MAN's website development and maintenance.
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
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St, Oakville
As a Coat Check Attendant you care for audience belongings, managing the careful storage and retrieval of personal effects. The primary purpose of the position is to offer to collect guest belongings, take the appropriate fee, and issue claim tickets while providing prompt, 
courteous and professional service.
Usher   Oakville 
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St, Oakville
- Welcome and Direct patrons to the correct seat and provide them with the proper information required for a “red carpet experience”. 
- Answer questions or direct to the correct staff person if necessary to appropriately answer. 
- To respond to and handle house disturbances. 
- To assist anyone who requires assistance or special seating arrangements. 
- Other duties as assigned
Volunteer Truck Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Driver picks up truck from rental agency and brings truck to packing site unless directed to another place to pick up supplies to bring to the packing site. 
• Delivery team oversees loading of boxes onto the truck. Work with lead shipper to ensure correct number of boxes are on truck.  
• Driver takes the lead to ensure the truck has a balanced load and that boxes of different sizes are easily accessible when reach drop sites. 
• Driver or Volunteer assistant reviews delivery order with box packing coordinator at the packing site before leaving on delivery. There may be minor changes each month to the delivery route.  
• Drive orders to drop-sites as required. Determine best route to meet schedule. 
Substantial lifting and walking is required. Boxes sometimes exceed 25 lbs.  
• When arrive at drop sites – Volunteer assistant and driver meet and greet volunteer drop site coordinator. Together using a dolly unload the boxes to the designated area. Driver and delivery assistant work together to offload as a team with shared work load. 
• The drivers and delivery personnel (two people on the truck at all times) are the community face of the program. Must be willing to be a good ambassadors for the non-profit program which is nearly 100% volunteer operated.
Fresh Food Box Packer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown
There are two main volunteer options: 
1. To assist packing and delivering Fresh Food Boxes to residents of Halton region. Weighting and packing of fruits and vegetables into plastic boxes on the first Tuesday in Milton, second Tuesday in Oakville, third Tuesday in Burlington and the fourth Tuesday in Georgetown of every month 
 
2. Assisting with foodbox deliveries throughout Halton Region. Approximately 10 am to 2 or 3 pm depending on the location. This position involves loading, unloading and carrying of boxes which weigh up to 30 plus pounds.
Fundraiser volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box
Through out Halton Region
People who love to fund raise in a variety of ways would be a real asset to our program. It can be as simple as approaching local sponsors for donations to organizing and hosting a fund raising event to writing grant proposals. Volunteers can self-select the type of fund raising they like to be involved with in conjunction with the Sustainability Committee. Time commitment: dependent on type of fundraising and each fundraisers’ availability.