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Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care for toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. East, opposite East Plains Church. Red sign over door Kay Fisher Realty & Financial.
- To join the Recycling Revisited Development Committee 
(Strong interest in the environment, community history or citizen action; We are looking for diverse members).  
- To engage in discussion, planning, advising, brainstorming and assisting with new projects. We have spent the last year (2018)producing a short documentary and a student level book about the citizen action in the 1970s and 1980s that led to Burlington being the first municipality in Canada to hire a contractor for an ongoing curbside recycling program. This organization was CCPC (Citizens' Committee for Pollution Control, 1970-1983) and we have deep roots in it. We also need to do some organizational work on bylaws and new procedures. 
 
We need to create policies and procedures for making the public aware of the documentary, books, database and new website. We also need to gain more funds for printing of them and costs of our projects. We need to decide what projects to choose in this "fresh start" after our production year, that would be consistent with our Mission of inspiring today's citizens to take action on their current environmental concerns. This is of course in the large perspective of global warming.
Milton Community Resource Centre
The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton
Assist staff with the developing and preparing educational resources as needed. May include labeling resources and some light cleaning of learning materials when they are returned to the library. 
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario
Using an electronic handheld system, you will sell tickets for the Ribfest 50-50 Raffle/Draw, either roaming throughout the park or positioned at a stationary selling point.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
You will be assigned to one of the two main entrances where you will greet people as they enter the park. 
You may also be applying a hand stamp or other proof of entry and helping to collect voluntary donations from festival guests. 
You will be provided with a t-shirt or vest that identifies you as a member of this team (mandatory to wear). 
Most shifts last 4 hours with a break. 
You will work as part of a team of two (2) or more
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario
You will be assigned to bussing and cleaning tables and/or picking up debris from the festival grounds.  
You will work out of one of many Waste Stations throughout Spencer Smith Park and help us to keep the event green and clean. 
You will be provided with a t-shirt and disposable gloves. 
 
You will work as part of a team of two (2) - one who will pick up debris on the tables and one who will clean (supplies provided) 
 
Preferred minimum age is 13 years, but those younger than 13 may volunteer, provided that they are accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also volunteering on the Recycling Team.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario
You will sort waste into 3 categories: recyclables, biodegradables or garbage and may help clean up the park.  
You will work out of one of many Waste Stations throughout Spencer Smith Park and help us to keep the event green and clean. 
You will be provided with a t-shirt and disposable gloves. 
Most shifts last about 4 hours with a break. 
You will work as part of a team of two (2) or more in the small stations and a team of three (3) or more in the large waste stations 
Preferred minimum age is 13 years, but those younger than 13 may volunteer, provided that they are accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also volunteering on the same shift for the Recycling Station Team. 
You will be sent an email with links to the Volunteer Manual and the Accessibility Guide in August.
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.
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
Hamilton Fringe Theatre Festival
The Hamilton Fringe Festival (July 17 - 28, 2019) is LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS! The Hamilton Fringe Festival is an action-packed performance event that takes place over 12 days each July throughout Hamilton. With 50+ companies offering up musicals, dance, comedies, magic shows, dramas, and family entertainment in more than 400 performances, plus free outdoor programming in Gore Park- there truly is something for everyone! Hamilton Fringe empowers new and old artists alike to present their shows to a larger audience and is about engaging the community of Hamilton with the theatre scene of Hamilton. 
 
Volunteer Roles include: 
- Box Office 
- Theatre Usher 
- Set up/Tear Down Assistance 
- Information Ambassador 
- Marketplace Assistant 
- Patio Assistant 
- Fringe Club Stage Manager and more!
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.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
Help promote The Darling Home and request funds from event patrons. Also required is event personal to help running food or event stations. Assistance with assembly/disassembly of event equipment and tents (if willing).
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Throughout Halton
Provide emotional and social support to adults and their families with a life limiting / terminal diagnosis.  
Volunteers provide an opportunity for the client to be more than a diagnosis; creating a safe place for clients and their families to share the physical, emotional and spiritual changes they are experiencing. A visit might include legacy work, sharing histories, talking of gardening, or sitting quietly. 
Visits usually take place once a week for about 1-2 hours in the client’s home. At times the volunteer may provide respite for the caregiver. Dependent on the client’s ability may take the client out for a walk or a drive as well.
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.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Volunteer's home, library, archival centre /our office on Plains Rd. E, Burlington for meetings.
To do information research in the area of recycling history in Ontario and Canada &/or information searches in support of a book about the CCPC 13-year citizen action (1970-1983), to inform the general public, researchers, teachers/professors, historians, and others, about this historical event. This could involve searching online or in publications and clipping files, making phone calls &/or sending emails under direction of the Volunteer Coordinator. 
 
- Following an established sequence in a historical research project, province by province 
- Literature Searcher in relevant journals and publications including government documents  
- There may be a request for assistance with some archival duties with materials from the 1970s/1980s.
Wesley, 52 Catharine St
52 Catharine Street North, Hamilton
Burmese speaking volunteers are needed to help in Wesley's Resettlement Assistance Program. As a volunteer you will be assisting Burmese speaking newcomer clients with integration into Hamilton, daily activities, and other duties as required.
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
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1, Burlington
Would you like to help nurture the mind of child or youth? The Halton Children's Aid Society (Halton CAS) runs an educational program designed to teach critical thinking and advocacy skills to improve the educational outcomes of our children and youth in the context of a fun and creative learning environment. There are two focuses - one for elementary students and one for secondary school students.  
 
Our program is designed to meet the needs of our students in a learning environment that provides opportunities for blended learning activities with access to both hands-on and interactive materials.  
 
Volunteers are required to assist in supervising individual groups and for general logistics of arrival/departure of the students who attend. This program has proven to be very successful, not only in raising the students’ school averages, but in allowing them to gain confidence and self-respect.
Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services
296 Ontario St. N, Milton, Ontario
Attend Board meetings once per month, and take minutes of the meeting. Type up the minutes for review by the Executive Director.
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.
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.
Ontario Steam and Antique Preservers Association, Steam Era
Sherwood Hume Auction Farm, 9313 4th Line, Milton/Halton Hills
The 59th Annual Steam-Era Show is during the Labour Day weekend, August 30 - September 2, 2019. 
 
Volunteer needed for gate admission sales, food booth sales and food preparation, trading post sales and security, administering surveys, safety persons, learn to drive a tractor assistance, litter pick-up, gate greeters, steamed corn sales, and parking attendants.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
The Frontline Volunteer works alongside the professional care team and provides companionship to enhance the quality of life for our children during their stay at The Darling Home for Kids. Frontline volunteers are involved in our residential and respite programs.  
 
Our Frontline volunteers are with the children at the bedside, during activities, within the Snoezelen area, enjoying arts and crafts, spending time outside, and generally are there to support the child and Frontline staff with whatever activities are going on around the Home.  
 
Frontline volunteers must be at least 20 years of age.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
- Assisting in the development and implementation of a coordinated fundraising program 
- Handling donor acknowledgements and thank-you letters 
- Identify donor prospects and research donor prospects  
- Data entry and maintenance of the database 
- Development of donor materials, presentations, and mailings 
- Serves as an ambassador for the organization and promotes a positive image 
 
(Please note this list is not exhaustive, nor do we require one volunteer to fulfill all roles. Volunteers will be assessed for suitability and job tasked accordingly.)
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
- Preparation of home cooked meals for our children on open respite weekends  
- Preparing freezer meals for our staff to utilize at later dates  
- Running errands to pick up groceries (reimbursement by organization and/or in-kind donation) 
- Cleaning and organizing our kitchen 
- Tidying up after a volunteer shift
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. E., Burlington ON L7T 0A4
Sharing your experience and expertise in website development, social media, and public communications. We are rebuilding a team of four members to share responsibilities for managing our website, social media and general communications. 
All volunteers are invited to attend the Development Committee/Planning Committee meetings on a drop-in or regular basis. 
 
This Sub-committee would need to act within the policies and general direction of the Development Committee and Board, but would have a great deal of discretion and flexibility. Members would need to be committed to swing into action as effectively as possible when a project is being planned and activated (within reason). They would be managing or directing our social media as an ongoing responsibility.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wastewise, Thrift Store
12A Armstrong Ave, Georgetown
Helping out in a community store: sorting items, placing them on shelves and in boxes, sorting books, toys, clearing the areas of the store, organizing inventory, helping customers, helping with recycling, fixing items, preparing them for sale or display, making signs.
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.
Milton Meals on Wheels
Allendale Long Term Care, 185 Ontario St S, Milton, Ontario
Deliver hot meals to clients within our community who are unable to prepare meals for themselves in the Milton area.
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.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
Our Peer Frontline Volunteers are instrumental in providing care and interaction to our children. You will be engaging and with children who are medically fragile and/or technology dependent and providing them an experience where they simply get to 'just be kids'.  
 
Activities you may get to assist our kids with are: 
-arts & crafts 
-recreational games 
-board/video games 
-reading to our children 
-going for walks 
-outdoor games and activities 
-meal time preparation and feeding
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Unit #12, Burlington, Ontario (some work may be done at home via the Internet)
- Conduct research of potential partners and opportunities for financial or product donations 
- Identify key organizations and compile lists of contacts 
- When not in office, remain accessible by email and maintain in communication with Resource Development Associate to report on progress 
- Prepare proposals 
- Presentation skills and previous sales experience would be an asset 
- Comfortable on the phone would be an asset
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
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
Community Development Halton, Burlington Age-Friendly Council
Community Devlopement Halton 3350 South Service Road, Burlington
Committee members can participate in one or more of the following committees: Housing, Transportation & Mobility, Communication and Information, Social Participation, Outdoor Spaces and Buildings. Each committee is made up of individuals who have an interest in a particular area (such as housing), and work on identified priorities. Meetings are held once a month in Burlington.