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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
Canadian Red Cross, Region of Peel Branch, Transportation Services
Work can primarily be done remotely from home, with occasional time in an office environment
• Create content for weekly internal newsletter  
• Research, write and edit stories for Red Weekly that highlight regional achievements  
• Interview volunteers, employees and clients for the purposes of creating profiles for Red Weekly 
• Works with staff on creating content for annual or one-time projects 
• Researches and writes content for projects that promote the Red Cross. This could include editorial content that accompanies an advertisement, social media content, program brochures, local communications messaging, etc.  
• Provide input on recruitment materials (e.g. posters, displays, brochures)  
• Supports the Communications Department during emergencies and fundraising appeals 
• Works alongside Communications staff members to create/edit content to support the Philanthropy and Communications Departments when on appeal  
• Assists in creating copy that positions the Red Cross as the charity of choice during fundraising appeals  
• Contributes to a healthy and safe working environment 
• Performs other duties, as required
Canadian Red Cross, Region of Peel Branch, Transportation Services
Work can primarily be done remotely from home, with occasional time in an office environment
• Act as a spokesperson in times of disaster and/or respond to local media inquiries  
• Uses provided key messaging to respond in a timely manner to media inquiries as a spokesperson on behalf of the Canadian Red Cross (this may be in times of a large disaster, smaller scale Personal Disaster Assistance responses, proactive media campaigns or other media requests) 
• Positions the Canadian Red Cross as the charity of choice during fundraising appeals 
• When appropriate, connects media with other spokespeople who are content experts within the organization  
• Provides guidance and coaching to other spokespeople on key messaging 
• Supports the Communications Department with media training  
• Proactively pitches story ideas to the media to promote Red Cross services and programs  
• Working with Communications staff for direction, creates proactive media pitches based on activities in the communications calendar and participate in garnering media coverage for Red Cross programs in their region 
• Has a good understanding of the local media environment and topics of interest 
• Contributes to a healthy and safe working environment 
 
The ability to work non-traditional hours, including evenings and weekends, is a requirement for this position. 
Must be available on short notice to respond.
Halton Healthcare - Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services
Assisting in set up of the event, greeting attendees, acting as 'way finders', supporting the Organizing Committee in any additional tasks/duties that may arise.
Halton Healthcare - Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services
St. Volodymyr Cultural Centre, 1280 Dundas Street West, Oakville
Helping attendees fill out forms and giving out Health Expo Bags.
Peer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Support & Housing - Halton, TEACH
Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills (Georgetown and Acton)
Participate as a peer volunteer facilitator or peer mentor in one of our 8-10 week 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 destructive behaviour.
YMCA of Oakville, Family Recreation Programs
The YMCA camps are offered at 6 locations
• Minimum age of 16 years OR 14 years having completed YMCA LIT, CIT, or Volunteer Ready Program 
 
• Support the YMCA summer camp team in the implementation of summer camp programs and activities to provide a positive experience for all campers 
• Assist camp staff with the planning, coordination, and execution of camp theme days and special events 
• Work alongside camp staff to manage group behavior and ensure an emotionally and physically safe environment is provided for all campers and staff 
• Ensure communication with all YMCA staff, volunteers, families, partners and the public is professional and courteous 
• Keep proper tracking of volunteer hours and submit to the appropriate staff
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.
Classical Music Blogger   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Musikay
from own home
Write blog posts for the Ensemble's website. Topics to include specific pieces, and surrounding information, composers biographies and events surrounding the composition of a work, etc.
St Luke's Anglican Church Palermo
3114 Dundas St. West, Oakville
This position will require good leadership skills and sound judgement. The Hospitality Team will help to supervise other volunteers at SLCC and ensure that the environment is safe and secure for everyone. Experience with reception duties, office administration or customer service is an asset. 
 
Responsibilities Include: 
• Assist residents and organizations wishing to participate in hub activities 
• Nurture relationships among neighbours, community groups, and partners 
• Greet and provide hospitality to guests 
• Introduce guests to the areas of the building and show them where equipment is located 
• Assist guests with completing registration and other forms 
• Answer telephone, take messages 
• Administer program evaluations as required 
• Assess situations and keep the environment safe for all 
• Assist with set up and clean up for programming if needed
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.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville - Bristol Circle, 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.
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.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre (QEPCCC) 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville
Help members of our Board of Directors with their subcommittee work. Such sub committees include governance, implementation and finance group.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Elementary schools in Halton
Adult volunteer becomes a special friend to one child. Volunteer will spend one hour a week with a boy or girl at the child's school. The volunteer and child will spend time doing activities that are of interest to the child such as playing games, puzzles, crafts, reading, talking or sports. The match is based on fun. Volunteer may volunteer in a school close to their home or their work in the Halton Region.
Halton Regional Police Service, Volunteer Services
Coronation Park, 1426 Lakeshore Road West, Oakville
Volunteer opportunity provided by Halton Police in Oakville. We will be participating in an Oakville Earth Day clean up and helping to pick up garbage at Coronation Park. 
(Bags and gloves will be provided)
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Coronation Park: 1426 Lakeshore Rd W, Oakville, ON L6L 1G2
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
Adults in Motion
141 Bronte Road, Oakville, ON. Canada L6L 3C3
Assisting individuals with a developmental disability in a fun, friendly atmosphere! Helping out with crafts, activities and community outtings
Group Facilitator   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Women's Centre (The), Oakville - Rebecca St
1515 Rebecca Street, Suite 229, Oakville
The Women's Centre is looking for experienced support group facilitators and coaches. Groups include Separation and Divorce, Self Esteem, Mental Health, and Abuse.  
 
We are also looking for an experienced employment coach to work one-on-one with women who are seeking to enter or re-enter the workforce.
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter
53 Bond Street, Oakville, ON L6K 1L7
Depending on role assigned, includes greeting and registering walkers, preparing and serving food, acting as a route marshal, captaining and running checkpoint area, assisting with all logistical needs, and setting up all functional areas for walk day.
Youth Volunteer Mentor (CTW)   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 18 
-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 Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
QEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Social Media Campaigns, Data Input, Event Planning and Promotion, Event Assistants, Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Program Development
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. 
-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.
May Court Club of Oakville
Oakville, Kerr st
Input consigned and/or donated items into the computer system 
Tag clothes and items with prices 
Hang and display merchandise 
Greet customers  
Assist customers in choosing outfits and accessories 
*Cashier: if you are interested in this position, the shop will provide additional training.
Adult Daffodil Pin Seller   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Retail locations in Halton
Volunteer just a few hours of your time selling daffodil pins at local retail locations in Burlington, Georgetown, Milton and Oakville in support of our Daffodil Month campaign and you will be saving lives and helping people who are living with cancer. Shifts are 2 and 3 hours.  
Cancer changes everything. So can you.
Halton Healthcare - Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, 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.
May Court Club of Oakville
Oakville
We are currently recruiting for the Board of Directors. We are seeking to fill the Board positions of Club Treasurer, Meeting and Events Director and the Vice President by June of 2017. Roles commence September of 2017. 
 
The Board of Directors manages every facet of the club. Terms are a minimum of one year and a maximum of two years in the same role. The position of Vice President is a three year commitment (one year as Vice President, one year as President and one year as Past President). 
 
Please contact us at the email above if you are interested in applying.
Youth Daffodil Pin Seller (CTW)   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Retail locations in Halton
A great opportunity for students to get their community hours. 
Volunteer just a few hours of your time selling daffodil pins at local retail locations in Burlington, Georgetown, Milton and Oakville in support of our Daffodil Month campaign and you will be saving lives and helping people who are living with cancer. Shifts are 2 and 3 hours. 
Cancer changes everything. So can you.
Volunteer Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
In the 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, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The 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, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The 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
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The 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
Elder Technology Assistance Group, Volunteer Technology Education Program
Oakville
This is an interesting and rewarding volunteer position.  
 
- We are looking for a commitment of up to 3 hours per week. 
- Have availability Mon. or Wed. between 9am and 12pm. 
- Guide participants in using new technology devices, like cellphones and tablets.  
- Must to be reliable, have a pleasant attitude and good communication skills.  
- Must be able to work one-on-one and share your time between 2/3 participants.
Board Member   Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville - Bristol Circle, Community Social Services Programs
Oakville
During a time of significant growth and the release of an exciting new strategic plan, Links2Care is seeking passionate and dedicated individuals to join the Board of Directors. Ideal candidates would be individuals with Executive Leadership skills which would benefit our Board complement during this collaborative time of change.  
 
Candidates living in the Halton Region and Mississauga communities served by Links2Care are welcome to apply. The Board of Directors meets approximately ten times a year in Oakville. Enthusiasm and time to devote to the agency are essential (average of 5 hours per month).
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Holiday Inn Oakville Centre
- Provide AV support for a social services conference (ensure projects and microphones are working in each of the breakout rooms) 
- Act as a reference person for conference participants (answer questions and queries)  
- Assist with registration  
- Assist with conference set up and take down
Distress Line Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Distress Centre Halton, Oakville Office
Halton, GTA
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.
Minor Oaks Hockey Association
Oakville- Various arenas
- Liaison between HL VP’s and MOHA Office and coaches, players and/or parents. 
- Collect a team budget from each team within your division and submit them to the MOHA Office 
- Assist in balancing of teams as required 
- Approve team travel permits and submit to MOHA office for processing 
- Hold coaches meetings 2-3 times over the course of the season to provide updates and information 
- Attend team practices from time to time to observe practice format 
- Update standings on MOHA website 
- Maintain the scoring statistics for the Division 
- Pick up and distribute team pictures 
- Monitoring and reporting of any detrimental behaviour by coaches and/or parents 
- Collection and consolidation of player evaluations from coaches 
- Complete and submit coach evaluations for each coach in your division
Senior Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Anywhere in Halton Region
- Assist in Senior Circle discussions with groups in the Halton Region regarding issues affecting seniors i.e. elder abuse, social isolation, neglect, inter-familial violence and inter-generational conflict.  
- On occasion represent SAVIS at public display booths, volunteer time at Bingo and help during fundraising events.
Links2Care, Oakville - Bristol Circle, Community Social Services Programs
2030 Bristol Circle, Oakville ON L6H 0H2
Answer phones, greet people coming into the office, phone surveys, general administration duties as assigned to support the office
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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 8-10 grade 6 to 8 boys in a 7 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Female volunteer mentors needed for our Go Girls! Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds program! Suitable for women aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
 
As a Go Girls! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 8-10 grade 6 to 8 girls in a 7 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
Central West Specialized Developmental Services
Oakville, Ontario
Attend monthly board of directors' meetings. Participate in committee work.
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, Community Support Services
Oakville, Burlington, Acton, Georgetown, Milton
You can provide the social support isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility in Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown, Milton or Acton need to remain happy and independent in the comfort of their own homes! 
 
Gardening, visiting, walking, shopping, crafts, cars, museums, art, nature, current affairs, travel.....you name it. 
 
Some of our wonderful clients do not speak English or prefer to use their first language. We're also looking for volunteers who can speak: Spanish (2 clients in Oakville), Russian or Czech (2 clients in Oakville) Korean, Portuguese, Italian, Indian (Hindi, Urdu or Punjabi), Polish or Ukrainian.
EvenStart Program Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
In a school in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton , Georgetown
Assist teachers daily with : 
- Light housekeeping duties of program areas and equipment as required  
- Keeping the program environment and other work spaces safe and inviting  
- Set up and take down toys and equipment as required 
- Interacting with children 3-5 yrs years of age
Fundraising   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Mainly at our central location 53 Bond St. (Rebecca and Kerr Streets)
Help to organize one or more of our annual fundraising events such as a garage sale, silent auction, raffle, gift wrapping, plant sale. Help to plan out these annual activities and assist in organization of volunteers around the event
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 Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Elementary schools across Halton
As a GLOW facilitator, your role is to lead activities for a group of young girls (aged 11-14) from diverse backgrounds, in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating, and being confident in all aspects of their identity. 
This position is suitable for female adults with a strong understanding of diversity & inclusion.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
471 Pearl Street, Burlington;
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!
Ten Thousand Villages, Oakville Store
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.
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
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: 
 
- 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 (takes place in the Fall) 
- Complete BINGO training with Delta BINGO 
- Help out with staffing of community booths 
- Agree to work 20 hours per month on the crisis line  
- Must attend monthly volunteer meetings (6:30pm-8:30pm)  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator 
- Submit monthly statistics reports
Home Suite Hope Shared Living Corp., ReStart Halton
Oakville
Volunteer committee roles include sponsorship, promotions, team recruitment, entertainment, student leader and more.  
If you have a knack for organizing events, are a professional who wants to branch out and lend your expertise, then we want to hear from you! Whether you are a networking ninja or a student looking to gain leadership experience and volunteer hours, volunteering is a great way to network, meet new and incredible people from your community and a great resume building opportunity. 
 
Please forward your resume and a paragraph indicating how you see yourself fitting on the Amazing Car Rally volunteer committee to events@homesuitehope.org. Thank you to all interested applicants.
Ian Anderson House
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.
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, Community Support Services
Office: 2370 Speers Road, Oakville. Volunteering: Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton
Offer the support needed to those struggling to cope with the death of a loved one. We provide you with wonderful, free, training in one-on-one bereavement support. After training, our Bereavement Coordinator will match you with a client to visit for 1-2 hours a week for a period of three to 12 months (depending on the client's needs), making all the difference in their journey through grief.
Heart and Stroke, Halton Region Office
Various host sites throughout Burlington, Milton and Oakville
Big Bike Event Day Volunteers are needed to assist with this fun event that supports the foundation and makes an impact on the fight against heart disease!  
Volunteers will enthusiastically greet riders coming out to Big Bike Day; take registrations and give out prizes; count and add up money to announce fundraising dollars; help out with set-up and clean-up; serve food and coffee. Volunteers must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, be task oriented and detail oriented.
Hospice Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, Community Support Services
Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton
Provide support needed for adults facing life-threatening illnesses. Only a few hours a week can make all the difference! 
 
We'll provide you with a FREE 10-week training program, to get you ready to: 
 
- Offer support and companionship 
- Provide much-needed respite for a caregiver 
- Help clients with daily activities, like reading and writing 
- Support those struggling to cope with the loss of their loved one
Ian Anderson House
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
Bartender   Oakville 
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Run Happy Hour program from 2-4 pm on Wednesday afternoons.  
Prepare bar, serve residents and visitors alcoholic, non-alcoholic beverages and snacks, record purchases in log and manage cash box.  
Lock and clean up bar when finished.
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Post Inn Village, 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
Selected elementary schools in Oakville, Milton, Acton 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.
Nanny Angel Childcare Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Nanny Angel Network
Greater Toronto Area: Halton, Peel, York, Durham Regions and the City of Toronto
Nanny Angels provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care, and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period.  
 
• Provide fun, educational, creative and safe experiences for the children  
• One-year 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
Start2Finish, Burlington
638 Brant Street, Burlington, ON L7R 2H2; 357 Bartos Drive, Oakville, ON L6K 3E5
Some volunteer responsibilities include: 
 
Physical activity: Volunteers lead warm up, running workouts, and other fitness activities while cheering them on and providing encouragement. 
 
Snack: Volunteers help to distribute snack to the students after the physical activity component. 
 
Word of the Day: Volunteers have the opportunity to explain a "Word of the Day” for the whole group. They will share the word selected for that week (as provided in the Director’s Manual) and ask for feedback from the students regarding the definition and how they can use it at some point in their lives. 
 
Journal: Volunteers assist children to record their accomplishments in both running and reading each week. 
 
Reading: Volunteers supervise as children read silently, read one-on-one with children or lead group reading, listen to them read and providing help and encouragement.
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
Food for Life Canada
Cobs Bread Upper Middle Road & Lakeshore Rd, Oakville and drop off Warehouse in Kerr & Speers
Volunteers help with food pick-up once a week 
Volunteers pack unsold bread at Cobs Bread (Lakeshore Rd. & Thomas St. in downtown Oakville or at the new Upper Middle/8th line location) and deliver it to our storage facility located at Kerr Street Ministries (Kerr and Speers)
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.
Communication Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  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
Engineering Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by mentor -- for example: workplace, library, Sheridan, Tim Hortons
Mentors work with 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
YMCA of Oakville, Family Recreation Programs
• Assist program staff at Home Suite Hope in delivering quality, engaging programs 
• Assist the driver in transporting families to and from the Home Suite Hope program in our YMCA community van 
• Provide help with administrative duties for the YMCA and Home Suite Hope 
• Program runs every Tuesday night from 4:45pm – 10:00 PM 
• 5:00 – 6:30 will be assisting the driver in transporting families to their destination in the YMCA van, 6:30-8:30 will be assisting Home Suite Hope with child care activities, 8:30 – 10:00 will be transporting the families back to their homes 
• Volunteers are to be in the passenger seat of the YMCA van and are not expected to drive.
YMCA of Oakville, Family Recreation Programs
Variety of locations Our Lady of Peace Separate School, Glen Abbey United Church, YMCA of Oakville
• Promoting inclusion and belonging through age-appropriate skills, drills and activities 
• To act as a positive role model for youth in the community 
• To patiently guide youth through a 12-week basketball program  
• To ensure the values of learning, activity, success and respect are met
Oakville Little League Baseball
Oakville Little League, 425 Cornwall Rd, Oakville
In Challenger Baseball, our coaches and volunteers provide a fun, safe, and educational environment for our players. They are mentors, helping with catching, throwing, batting and getting around the bases. As coach, among other things, you are responsible for running practice drills, demonstrating drills and assisting players.  
You are also responsible for coordinating your team’s batting lineup and field positions during games.  
As assistant coach, among other things, you are responsible for assisting players with drills, aiding in drill demonstration and assisting players on the field and up to bat during games.
Deconstruction Crew Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
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, Burlington
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
STRIDE, Oakville - South Halton Worksite, Supported Employment
2245 Wyecroft Road, Units 1&2, Oakville
The Employment Facilitator will assist in providing vocational rehabilitation support services to individuals facing mental health and/or addiction issues, under the direction of Vocational Support Workers and Employment Specialists, functioning as a member of the STRIDE team. Volunteers will assist clients and staff in many ways.
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.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
Oakville, Burlington, Milton
The Reading Rocks volunteer tutor:  
• Works with the Program Facilitator and Program Coordinator to develop and implement an appropriate and effective individualized literacy program to meet the child’s individual literacy needs;  
• Develops and implements engaging, creative and hands-­‐on literacy activities and games in the areas of literacy: phonics, sight words, fluency, reading/listening comprehension, spelling, grammar, sentence structure, and more to provide assistance for the assigned child struggling with literacy skills;  
• Develops a unique work station where the child’s successes are emphasized;  
• Conducts informal literacy assessment on the first day of program (pre-assessment) as well as on the last day of program (post-assessment);  
• Provides a positive learning environment to invoke self-­‐motivation for the child as he/she develops phonological awareness and processing skills;  
• Educates the child on how their unique learning requirements affect how they understand and use information and how this ultimately affects their ability to learn and ways they can use their unique learning as a strength;  
• Provides regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self-­motivation and self-confidence in their academic development;  
• Fills out session reports after the tutoring sessions to track the children’s progress;  
• Assists the program facilitator if need be.
HMC Connections, Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Office
Oakville, Burlington, Milton public libraries
Volunteer tutors will help the students to complete their homework assignments and in tutoring for specific subjects (math or science etc.)
Peer Mentor Group Leaders   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
Burlington, Acton, Georgetown, Oakville, Milton
We are looking for peer leaders to run our social/rec groups. Share your recovery success, be a friendly ear, teach a coping skill, accompany the unsure; positions are tailor-made to your skills, availability and passions. Suitable for individuals with mental health and/or addiction lived experience (Consumer Survivors.) This opportunity is for peers that are looking to support individuals in their recovery journey. The Coordinator of Volunteers will match peer mentors and clients.
Volunteer Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
Throughout Halton
We are looking for insured, full G licensed drivers to expand our social and recreational programming. Drive our clients to our activities in one of our vans, (or your own vehicle; your choice), Our weekly activities run throughout the Halton Region. 
 
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.
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 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.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
St. Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and Central Baptist (340 Rebecca St.) Oakville
We are looking for an experienced Webmaster that will effectively and efficiently manage Oakville Chamber Orchestra's website. Responsibilities include: 
* ensuring content is formatted correctly 
* posting logos and links for all OCO stakeholders  
* posting updated content and removing out of date content 
* ensuring that we are utilizing our site in the most effective and efficient way possible 
* investigating new themes and designs and recommending and implementing changes 
* managing all e-commerce activities
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
St.Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and Central Baptist (340 Rebecca St.) Oakville
Prepare promotional material for distribution, help usher and assist in staging of concerts, provide ticket information and sales to concert-goers, assist with post-concert reception. 
 
We are also looking for some people with an interest in 
- helping to distribute some flyers "door to door" in specific areas within Oakville and Burlington. 
- help setting the stage before concerts  
- usher and interact with concert-goers  
- assist with post-concert receptions
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, 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.
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
Grant Writer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Musikay
From your own home
Writing grant applications for a not-for-profit professional music ensemble.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Early Years
Work is done from volunteer's own home
Contact expectant mother(s)about 2 weeks before due date. Call as necessary once baby arrives home and until mother feels confident and connected with other supports. Share own breastfeeding experience when appropriate to assist new mother in recognizing the normal process of nursing. 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 their client notes to the Health Department upon completion of support.
Board Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
We require individuals with a background in Mental Health and Addictions Services, Legal Services, Housing/Property Development or Fundraising. You must be able to commit to attend the regularly scheduled board meetings held on the fourth Tuesday of the month. 
If you are interested in exploring this opportunity further, please forward your CV and cover letter to info@summit-housing.ca
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.
Board Member   Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
464 Morden Rd, Oakville (main office)
Our dynamic organization seeks strategic, dedicated individuals for volunteer Board of Director positions, with a passion for our organizational mission, and with experience and knowledge for youth mentorship. Specific expertise in areas including but not limited to education, governance, social services, human resources and finance/accounting and marketing are welcome. Previous governance board experience is an asset.  
 
Suitable for a member of Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills community. 70% of board meetings take place in Oakville, and 30% take place in Milton.
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
Kerr Street, Oakville
Lead and supervise a social skills group of girls (grades 4 to 8) 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
Flexible. Meetings will be held in 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 of a fourth annual youth engagement conference. The main goal of this conference is to encourage youth to start a New Mentality Council at their own school. The conference will educate youth as well as their staff advisor(s) on how to successfully run a council and create an event. We are looking for self-motivated, opinionated and organized youth to join our team!
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.
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, Community Support Services
The comfort of your own home.
You can volunteer from the comfort of your own home! Telephone a senior or individual with a disability regularly to ensure their safety and provide friendly conversation! 
This is a very flexible volunteer position . Calls can be done from you own home or other location, at a time that accommodates your schedule.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
- Run twice a week with running group 
- Creating a safe and friendly environment (traffic direction, staying on course) 
- Motivating and encouraging youth (talk about interested, distract from difficulty, provide running companionship) 
- Timing runs (start with 1 min walking, 1 min running) 
- Create fun environment
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School Oakville
CameronHelps have multiple events throughout the year. Volunteer roles are varied and are vital to the successful execution of the events.There are a few 5km run events throughout the year.  
If you are interested in a short term role, this may be perfect for you.
Group Support Facilitator   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon)
Our goal is to find individuals who are over the age of 18, who have suffered loss themselves or whom feel they are capable of using their own experiences with grief to provide peer support within a facilitation role in our grief support group. We offer both closed and open grief support groups which are held twice a month, as well as in more structure 8 week programs, with session being held once a week. We are in search of individuals to fill both volunteer facilitation positions. We are currently looking for people to run a spousal loss group as well as an ages 55+ group.
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.
Oakville Little League Baseball
OLL Clubhouse is Located at 425 Cornwall Road, Oakville, L6J 7S8
Primary responsibilities will be to identify, solicit, and manage the OLL Sponsorship program, which supports the House League baseball program, special events and tournaments. There is flexibility in terms of the time commitment required to perform this role, with the critical workload occurring during the off-season i.e. fall, winter and spring. 
 
This will be done by liaising with board members to: 
- identify the yearly sponsorship needs of the league; 
- develop sponsorship new programs while maintaining relationships with existing sponsors; 
This position will also work closely with the person purchasing of uniforms and the treasurer for the receipt of funds.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
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 organization 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.
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit organization 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 and Brampton).
Oakville Kiwanis Meals on Wheels
Start & end at Oakville Trafalgar Hospital - 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
Varies with the event location
Become a "Big Brother" or "Big Sister" for a day!  
Enjoy sports, crafts & special outings. Recreation based program in which adult volunteers take children on our waiting list for an organized activity once a month. One year commitment. 
 
Some activities include: snow-tubing, attending a play, beach party, playing hockey/soccer, laser-tag, dodge-ball day, attending sporting events, and many more!
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Facilitation of open-ended peer support groups for bereaved children, teens, adults.
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca Street, Oakville (some hours can be completed from home if given staff approval)
eLearning Presentation Critic:  
 
- Review and provide constructive feedback on SAVIS program eLearning presentations composed for youth programs  
- Help SAVIS staff brainstorm presentation ideas  
- Work with SAVIS staff to compile research for presentations  
- Attend Youth Volunteer Meetings (once every three months)  
- Complete SAVIS training  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator
Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre
Assist with or run the games program for seniors in long term care: scrabble, bridge, bingo
Board member   Oakville 
Musikay
Downtown and/or North Oakville
- Actively support the organization's vision, mandate and activities 
- Attend board meetings and ensemble events 
- Promote the ensemble 
- Seek and develop the financial resources needed for the growth of the ensemble
Musikay
Downtown and North Oakville
We're seeking front of house volunteers, including ushers and greeters, and reception coordinator to: 
- welcome patrons 
- manage ticket sale table 
- hand programs out 
- usher patron to seats 
- help setup and clean the stage for larger productions 
- help with patron's data compilation 
- assist with post-concert receptions
Grant Researcher   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Musikay
Work from your own home
Searching for suitable grant opportunities for a not-for-profit professional music ensemble.
Musikay
This work is done from home.
Contribute to blog, update website with: latest news, website, emails for patrons, and other promotional writing and media releases
Musikay
Oakville
Liaise with Music and a Meal™ program partners. 
Provide promotional material to restaurants. Ensure consistency in program adherence. 
Seek new program partners.
Musikay
Oakville
Distribute promotional material in predesignated areas.
Darling Home for Kids
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from acquisition of silent auction items, procurement of sponsorship, ticket and table sales, coordination of print materials, and event day set up.  
Ideally, this person is a go-getter, good follow through, comfortable asking for sponsorship/money and can build a good rapport with sponsors. 
 
We are currently recruiting for committee members for our three signature events - Gala (November), Wheels - cycling fundraiser (June), Golf (July). Individuals can specify desired committee.
Events Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Events throughout Halton Region
Assisting at events throughout Halton Region. Interacting with the public. Set up and clean up of booths.
Memory Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, 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 bodied. 
 
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.
Volunteer Tutor   Burlington  Oakville 
Literacy South Halton, Burlington Head Office
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.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
LDAH office and remote access
Responsible for effective governance of the organization. LDAH Board is responsible for setting overall direction, establishing long range plans, monitoring HR requirements of ED and fundraising.  
Developing public image of the Association & providing leadership. Strategic planning and fundraising experience an asset. Corporate connections considered an invaluable asset. 
 
Board members are required to take an active role in carrying out the activities of the association.
Group Leaders   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
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. We run our programs in all areas of Halton Region. please send us an email indicating your availability and area of interest.
Big Brother   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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.
Big Sister   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
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.
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville - Iroquois Shore Rd - Rm A11, The 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
Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre
291 Reynolds St, Oakville
Assist residents who are not able to feed themselves with their meal and beverages. 
Suitable for retired nurses, PSW or healthcare professionals.
Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre
291 Reynolds street, Oakville
Answer the telephone and direct calls as required.  
Communicate messages to staff and direct visitors within the home.
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca Street, Oakville (some hours can be completed from home if given staff approval)
eLearning Presentation Critic:  
 
- Review and provide constructive feedback on SAVIS program eLearning presentations composed for youth programs  
- Help SAVIS staff brainstorm presentation ideas  
- Work with SAVIS staff to compile research for presentations 
- Attend Youth Volunteer Meetings (once every three months) 
- Complete SAVIS training  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator
Minor Oaks Hockey Association
Oakville- Various arenas
This volunteer opportunity is also suitable for Hockey Parents and Former hockey players who want to give back to the sport. 
 
- Serve as the official spokesperson on behalf of the team 
- Coordinate the delegation of responsibilities to the assistant coach and manager 
- Plan on and off-ice activities in consultation with the assistant coach 
- Coordinate player evaluation and selection in conjunction with the Division Convenor 
- Plan, implement and control pre-game preparation and communication with the team 
- Design the practice plans in consultation with the assistant coach. 
- Coach the team in all games and practices 
- Establish rules for the team and oversee the supervision of the players 
- Complete year-end reporting as required by MOHA 
- Outline of practice plans and game strategy and recommendations on how the program can be improved 
- Pick up uniforms from Corbett’s for distribution to the team following direction from the Convenor 
- Report to the association through the Association mentor or designate. 
 
Time Commitment: 
 
Weekly practices and/or games; usually approximately 2-3 hours in duration 
Weekly game/practice preparation; usually 1-2 hours in duration 
Tournaments (home and away) 
Attend meetings as required by Association at the start of the season 
Check emails and answer any enquires in a timely fashion, approximately 2 hours a week.
Volunteer ConnectCARE Installer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Healthcare - Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services
Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital-Main Floor
Install the ConnectCARE emergency response base unit for new clients. To replace unit batteries and personal help buttons as needed.
Graphic Designer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Home Suite Hope Shared Living Corp., ReStart Halton
Do you have a passion for making a change in the community? Home Suite Hope (HSH) is recruiting graphic designers to creative and design projects. 
We are looking for innovative and inspiring artists full of creative ideas, to: 
• Work closely with our team to identify its needs in terms of design. 
• Create designs and graphics that convey a message in accordance with the HSH’s requirements. 
 
If you're looking for a fulfilling project where you'll be using your artistic skills to make the world a better place, then join our team now!
Community Ambassador   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
Habitat Halton Offices in Burlington and various venues in the Halton Region
This volunteer position acts as an ambassador for the affiliate by delivering HFHH’s key messages through presentations to people in our community. This includes but not limited to faith congregations, community groups, service clubs, schools and potential donors and sponsors.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
S.E.N.A.C.A.'s Central Location: 53 Bond St. (Kerr/Rebecca Streets) 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.
TOWARF
Oakville
TOWARF is in need of volunteer members to assist with daily operations but is in most urgent need of persons with a Mechanical or Marine Mechanical background. 
 
Duties would include: 
- actively crewing a Search and Rescue vessel on Lake Ontario 
- assisting with maintenance on the vessel and  
- assisting with maintenance on the buildings and grounds  
- various administrative tasks
Support & Housing - Halton, TEACH
Moderates a weekly group meeting, communicates with the Program Coordinator, maintains group attendance records and uses TEACH material to provide information to the group.
Halton Healthcare - Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services
Allendale - Milton; Creekway- Burlington; Post Inn Village - Oakville
- Call patients to remind them of upcoming appointments 
- Pull and re-file charts (not filing within the patient charts) 
- Prepare blank charts for future new patients 
- Prepare blank invoice forms  
- Related duties as required
Wyndham Manor - Long-Term Care Centre
Running a tuck shop for staff, residents and families 1-2 times per week.  
Selling food, drink and other novelties.
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd, 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. 
 
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.
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. 
 
Gala Committee members needed for monthly meetings September to March. Assist with sponsorship, ticket sales, and auction item solicitation.
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Volunteer Driver   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Office
- Drive refugees to any appointments or any other places they may need to go in Halton.
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.
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence (OSCR)
OSCaR's Place volunteers serve seniors and visitors. They assist clients with groceries within the shop, serve refreshments, work as cashier, socialize with patrons and be part of a vibrant team.
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence (OSCR)
Volunteer will assist in the Healthy Living Programs/Volunteer Department with seniors' programs and duties as assigned.  
I.e., office assistance, friendly visiting, assisting in activities, escorts to appointments, reading, library, computer, etc. Assignments will be based on volunteer skills and interests and department need.
Fundraising Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Food for Life Canada
• Establishing relationships with potential corporate sponsors and individual donors 
• Hosting fundraising events 
• Researching potential opportunities 
• Various other activities
Driver / Driver's Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Food for Life Canada
Volunteer drivers collect and distribute surplus perishable food from grocery stores and restaurants in the Halton Region and distributes the food agencies and outreach programs. We are willing to work with volunteers for as many days as they are available-weekdays and/or weekends. Driver assistants help pick up items from designated locations.
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
HMC Connections, Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Office
Will be held in various public libraries in both Oakville and Burlington.
• Assist newcomer youth with their daily homework 
• Assist newcomer youth with school assignments & projects 
• Help newcomer youth build their vocabulary, reading and writing skills 
• Take attendance with sign-in sheet at every meeting
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.
Oakville Public Library, Oakville - 120 Navy St - Central Branch
Central Branch, Glen Abbey Branch, Iroquois Ridge Branch, White Oaks Branch, Woodside Branch
On a one-on-one basis: 
- Schedule coaching appointments at a branch library with library customers registered in Book a Tech Coach 
- Help library customers become more confident and proficient users of mobile devices and computers  
- Help library customers learn to use the library’s online products and services such as eBooks and eMagazines.
Bronte Creek Community Residents Association
Manage/maintain website, post on website, email communications, maintain and manage social media sites including posts etc.  
Digital Design expertise a huge plus!
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Attend monthly board meetings (Mondays), support the fundraising committee, particularly need education/youth organizational, marketing, medical, HR, communications professionals if possible from Burlington, Mississauga, Brampton. Directors network for the organization and actively participate in one standing committee best suited to their interests/skills. 
 
Other opportunities exist in support of various committees, notably fundraising and outreach. 
 
Frequent training program available for volunteer group facilitators.
HMC Connections, Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Office
Burlington Central Library and Burlington Alton Library
To facilitate English Conversation Circle for Newcomers in Halton.
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.  
HMC Connections, Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Office
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
Provide an introduction for new Canadians about navigating various career fields and the workplace setting. Mentors work with internationally trained individuals to share their knowledge of the skills, educational requirements, work environments, and lifestyles that accompany all aspects of their career field.
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.
Interpreters and Translators   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Office
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.