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Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Ontario EarlyON Centre - Satellite: 8 James St., Georgetown and 85 Wallace St. Acton
Volunteer will assist staff with children's programs at the EarlyON Centre.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
Halton
If you'd like to become actively involved in making a positive contribution in your community, we have various volunteer positions available with ActiveChefs - a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) serving school-age children in various elementary schools & community neighbourhoods covering Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton. 
 
Based on your background, expertise & special interest, you could help with various organizational initiatives such as marketing, communication, social media, event management & coordination, youth & community engagement, fundraising, donations, program support, administrative support, coaching, recreation, program activities, teaching assistance, education support, general assistance, transportation, food prep, kitchen work, meal preparation, usher, server, games, sports etc.
Crime Stoppers of Halton, Halton Regional Police Service Headquarters
Halton
Raise funds & increase awareness of the Crime Stoppers program throughout the community and at community events where Crime Stoppers is present.
Active Chefs
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to: 
- Help develop, plan & organize special events and support our organizational fundraising activities.  
- Work with other team members to identify, solicit & connect with potential donors, prospects and sponsors.  
- Assist create communications, mailing lists, promotional and marketing materials.  
- Support other initiatives like annual gala, anniversary celebrations, event programming, volunteer & alumni relations, PR and special campaigns, as needed and assigned.  
- Manage highly sensitive financial and other personal information with confidentiality. 
- Willingness and ability to travel and meet deadlines is required.  
 
Prior relevant experience in a similar role especially working with non-profit organizations/charities/charitable foundations/schools is preferred but not necessary. Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and computer proficiency. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail and sense of urgency. Superb in negotiation and relationship cultivation. Creative-thinker, self-starter with ability to work independently and within a team.
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Partner Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
North BurLINKton Community Group, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Tansley United Church 2111 Walkers Line, Burlington
Provide childminding for children of Single Mom's Group, while they participate in a peer mentoring program. 
Great opportunity to get your 40 volunteer hours completed.  
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Iroquois Shore, Oakville
Along with male teen volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports to play.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
Lead and supervise a social skills group of girls with the assistance of teen volunteers 
Must be willing to follow manual and lead discussions and activities as outlined 
Must be able to supervise teen volunteers and youth clients 
Organize group discussions, crafts and games
Youth Aiding Youth Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area.
Spend time with a child aged 6 to 12 years, participating in fun & recreational activities. The goal is to develop social skills & self esteem and to be a positive role model. 
 
-Suitable for youth aged 16 to 24.  
-Nine month to one year commitment of 3 hours per week.  
-Hours are flexible.  
-Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis. 
-Must complete an online application form. See link below.
Burlington Lakeside Festival of Lights
1. Perform as “Twinkle” mascot on Opening night. 
2. Walk slowly and carefully. 
3. Mascot support (Festival of Lights Coordinators will be your support) does all the speaking and interacting with event guests.  The Mascot is encouraged not to speak or reveal their identity. 
4. Mascot to follow the direction of their Twinkle Support partner at all times.  They are your voice and extra set of eyes and ears.  
5. Proven competency in the safe use and management of mascot costume.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
Milton District High School: 396 Williams Ave, Milton
-Work 1:1 with a child and develop hands-on literacy activities and games that teach phonics, sight words, and fluency based on child’s individual needs (based on a developed program structure that will be trained) 
- Conduct informal literacy assessments on the first and last night of the program 
-Track children’s progress on graphs 
-Create a positive learning environment to build children’s motivation 
 
Only accepting applications from volunteers who can commit to BOTH evenings as the program takes place TWICE per week (Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:15pm), from October 22 to December 18, 2019
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
1010 Main Street East, Milton (Milton Central Library)
Volunteer tutors will help the student with their academic needs and to complete their homework assignments for Grade 12 in Math; French; & English  
We are currently looking to fill in 10 positions (at least 3 for French; 5 for Math and 1 each for Chemistry and English) for a volunteer tutor who will be able to help a newcomer students.
Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum
Ireland House Museum
Education Program Assistant - Volunteering with the interpretive department is great for anyone who loves teaching and working with people. Duties may include assisting with the craft or tour segment or another program component, to helping with program set-up and clean-up. Availability – September to June.  
 
Badge Program Assistant – Museum badge programs are designed specifically for Sparks, Brownies, Girl Guides, Cubs and Scouts. Volunteer duties may include assisting with the craft and/or tour segment or another program component, to helping with program set-up and clean-up.  
Availability – October to May (primarily early evenings, occasional weekend day) 
 
Camp & Club Program Assistant – This position is perfect for the creative-minded who enjoys working with children. Duties may include assisting with the delivery of camp programs, the craft and/or tour segment or another program component, to helping with program set-up and clean-up. Camps are operated during P.A. Days, March Break, Summer and seasonal celebration camps. Availability – throughout the year
ROCK, Burlington - Cumberland Ave, EarlyON Child and Family Centre
645 Plains Rd East, Aldershot - Burlington
Assist with set up and clean-up of assigned program. Supervise and interact with parents and children in program. Assist in leading specific activities (i.e. small group reading, games).
Start2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club
Hamilton - Prince of Wales Elementary School, Bennetto School & St. Ann Catholic Elementary School
The programs at Start2Finish encourage literacy, healthy active living, and play. As a result, students stay in school, build self-confidence and develop positive friendships with mentors and peers. With mentor Coaches, students discover the possibilities of a brighter future. 
 
Leading physical activities, snack prep, and reading with children
Start2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club
Oakwood Public School, 357 Bartos Drive, Oakville
Leading physical activities, snack prep, and reading with children
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
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.
YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Underground Youth Centre
YMCA Burlington
Provide support to staff on Friday Nights youth night. Assist in supervising youth ages 10 and up. Provide peer/mentoring with youth, engaging with the youth in various recreational activities (ping pong, pool, video games). Assisting in creating a safe and fun space for youth. Providing support to youth that may need information on services in their community.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton
Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Hamilton
-Implement an effective individualized literacy program to meet the literacy needs of 1 child, utilizing an existing framework 
-Implement engaging, creative and hands-on literacy activities and games in the areas of: phonics, sight words, fluency 
-Develop a unique and creative poster board based on the interests of the child where the child’s successes are emphasized by graphing their success in the three central program areas (phonics, sight words, fluency) after every night of the program 
-Conduct informal literacy assessment on the first day of program (pre-assessment) as well as on the last day of program (post-assessment) 
-Provide a positive and safe learning environment  
-Provide regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self‐motivation and self‐confidence in their academic development 
-Fill out session reports after the tutoring sessions to track the children’s progress 
-Communicate with the child's parents on their progress and goals 
-Attend required training sessions as necessary 
-Where applicable, transports poster boards to and from the program 
-Responsible for own transportation to and from program location 
-Complete time sheets 
-Assist the program facilitator if needed
Nanny Angel Network
Halton
Nanny Angels provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare support for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period. All of our Nanny Angels have two important things in common: their love of children and their commitment to providing excellent, dependable childcare for mothers with cancer. 
Become a Nanny Angel! How you can help: 
• Provide fun, educational, creative and safe experiences for the children 
• Minimum 6 months of commitment to ensure support during the duration of a mom’s cancer treatment and recovery 
• 4 hours of childcare service per week to the same family 
• Volunteers are matched with families based on compatibility and location within the Greater Toronto Area: Halton, Peel, York, Durham Regions and the City of Toronto. 
 
The role is not that of a babysitter, housekeeper or personal assistant – Nanny Angels are there to engage and support the children.
ArtHouse for Children and Youth, Mailing Address
Multiple locations across Burlington, Oakville and Milton
Leads and Volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment during this after-school drop-in art program. Volunteers will interact with children/families, assist with organizing activities, materials, games, and homework help. Volunteers may need to provide one-on-one support to a child during the program. At the end of the program, volunteers assist with light cleaning.
Kerr Street Mission, Family Programs
Kerr Street Mission, 485 Kerr St, Oakville
o Prepare snack using ingredients provided by KSM 
o Interact positively with children 
o Set up food service area prior to children’s arrival (cups, plates, cutlery, scrape bins etc.) 
o Follow safe food handling practices during food preparation & serving 
o Serve snack to 30 children  
o Clean up dining area and kitchen in accordance with KSM guidelines
Board Member   Milton  Oakville 
Family Place (The), Milton - Bishop Reding High School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Meetings alternate between our two sites in Milton and Oakville
We are seeking community members with one or more of the following qualities: proven entrepreneurship, legal experience, financial experience and training, fundraising, previous Not For Profit board experience, knowledge of governance, knowledge of childcare, and strategic vision. 
 
We are governed by a Policy Board made up of a maximum of 11 volunteers, a mixture of parents and community members. Our board meets approximately 11 times per year (once per month, usually the 3rd Wednesday), in the evening. In addition to the board meetings, all board members have the opportunity to participate in one or more committees, which meet every 2 to 4 months. The average time commitment for our board members is about 3 to 4 hours per month. Each Board Member commits to a two-year term, during which they are to attend all Board meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees and form the governance direction of the organization. 
 
We are currently accepting applications from interested and committed community members for the position of general Board Member. If you have a friend or neighbour in the community who you believe may be interested, please feel free to forward this posting to them. 
 
If you are self-directed, currently reside in Halton, and are interested in giving back to your community, we would love to hear from you. We are a group of like-minded people who can have fun while still recognizing the important task our childcare centres must do. 
 
Are you interested in learning more or applying? Please send by email a letter of interest to our Board President, Allison McLean at familyplace.bod@gmail.com with the subject heading: Board Member.  
 
All communication will be kept confidential, and you will be contacted immediately with more information regarding the open positions. Please note that we ask for a minimum volunteer commitment of 2 years.
Junior Achievement of Central Ontario
Local schools in Milton, Burlington, and Oakville
Using our highly interactive education programs you will aid students in developing necessary business and life skills, to enter tomorrows’ workforce. Acting as a resource, facilitator, motivator and role model you will facilitate a Junior Achievement program in the classroom for a day. There are multiple programs to choose from, depending on your interests and skills.  
 
- Visit a grade 7, 8, or high school classroom in Milton and share your knowledge and experience in business/entrepreneurship 
- Educate students about careers in your industry sector 
- Volunteer dates are on weekdays during school hours
Start2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club
357 Bartos Drive, Oakville, ON L6K 3E5
Volunteer responsibilities include: 
- Physical activity: Volunteers lead warm up, running workouts, and other fitness activities while cheering them on and providing encouragement. 
- Snack: Volunteers help to distribute snack to the students after the physical activity component. 
- Word of the Day: Volunteers have the opportunity to explain a "Word of the Day” for the whole group. They will share the word selected for that week (as provided in the Director’s Manual) and ask for feedback from the students regarding the definition and how they can use it at some point in their lives. 
- Journal: Volunteers assist children to record their accomplishments in both running and reading each week. 
- Reading: Volunteers supervise as children read silently, read one-on-one with children or lead group reading, listen to them read and providing help and encouragement.
Milton Community Resource Centre
Chris Hadfield, Hawthorne Village, Bruce Trail, PL Robertson, Brookville, Tiger Jeet Singh, Boyne
To assist with the daily operation of the after school care program which may include all or some of the following: 
- maintain the playroom as a safe, clean and enjoyable space 
- supervise and play with children in a positive and appropriate manner. 
Volunteers will be with staff and a group of up to 30 children. Seven locations to become involved at.
Driver Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Milton and Halton Hills
Our Volunteer drivers play an extremely valuable role in the lives of our children in care. As a driver, you become a familiar and friendly face the children can depend on, someone who will listen to their stories and bring a smile to their faces at what can be a very confusing time in their lives.  
 
If you have a few hours to spare a week, enjoy driving and love children then this is the volunteer role for you. Volunteer drivers take children and on occasion parents, to various appointments: therapy sessions, family visits, counselling sessions, court dates, support groups, and other important meetings.  
 
Drivers are currently needed during day time hours. Some do a specific drive or two each week, others are called upon on a daily basis and yet others do once a month. We are always in need of reliable, readily available volunteer drivers.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington, Toronto
The Futures Amazing Race is a 3 week program for youth ages 14-17 and 2 week program for youth ages 10-14. The program is going to be an exciting way to show and teach our youth valuable life skills in a fun and hands-on way.  
 
Youth are divided into teams to work together and meet the challenges set out each day. It will be up to the youth to problem solve to win the RACE. The race is part of the whole camp experience and each day youth have the opportunity to win points and prizes as they complete each task and get closer to the final challenge.  
 
The race includes trip to Toronto, Hamilton and Burlington. Volunteers join our specially trained counsellors and assist in all areas of the camp program. Energy, patience, and a keen sense of humour are the key qualifications for this role. This position is especially rewarding for students who are thinking of a career in social work or teaching.
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.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte Street South, Milton
- In collaboration with Educators, plan materials and experiences that can be offered for children to represent their ideas and thinking through various types of art forms including visual media, music, movement/dance, photography and dramatic art.  
- Capture children's work through photos/videos and notes 
- Attend monthly artists meetings to collaborate in art related experiences
Milton Community Resource Centre
Milton Leisure Centre, Main St., Milton
High school students must have completed grade 10 to be eligible for this volunteer position 
- monitoring youth in the dance area 
- assist with set-up/clean-up
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Gellert Community Centre / Georgetown Indoor Pool / Acton Indoor Pool
Assist Swimming Instructors teach skills, drills and activities to Learn to Swim participants.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Georgetown and Acton
There are a variety of sport programs available: 
 
Special Needs Baseball 
Softball specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. The focus is on participation and getting active, no experience is necessary. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Special Needs Soccer 
Soccer specially designed for teens and adults with special needs. The focus is on participation and getting active. Volunteers will assist staff in facilitating the games, engaging and encouraging participants. Participants vary in age from youth to adult. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. 
 
Tyke and Novice Basketball League  
Get out and give it a shot! This recreational league focuses on teaching basketball skills in a progressive manner while encouraging participation to maximize success and growth of every player. Under the guidance of a coach, players learn the fundamentals of the game through sound instructional skill, drills, teamwork and game situations. Each week the team practices a skill and plays a game! 
 
Junior and Senior Volleyball League  
This program focuses on the development of skills, sportsmanship, self- esteem, teamwork and fair play. These elements will be highlighted through instructional drills, game strategies and gameplay. Each team will practice their skills and participate in a weekly game.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative, Mailing Address
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.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Selected elementary schools in Oakville, Milton and Georgetown
High school students or adult volunteers will mentor a child in a local elementary school, after school, in a one-to-one relationship. Involves assisting a child in grade 3-8 with their homework, playing educational games, and developing organizational skills. 
 
**Also in need of volunteer adults 19+ to supervise groups, please inquire if interested**
School Workshop Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Focus on Nature, Halton Branch - Mailing Address
Halton Region & Hamilton-Wentworth Elementary Schools
Join us for a fun day helping kids find the beauty of nature! Workshop Program Assistants will be part of a team assisting the lead instructor with the delivery of Focus on Nature photography workshops in local schools, outdoor education centres, and at special events.  
 
Duties include: mentoring students in nature exploration and photography while accompanying them on photo walks in local parks and natural areas; assisting with the importing, editing, and reviewing of student images; leading a small group activity in the afternoon as part of a series of photography/nature activity stations.  
 
Key goals of Focus on Nature are to inspire young people to explore and appreciate nature through photography and to connect with their creativity. This is done by teaching students the "elements of design", and by exploring local natural areas as photographers, with eyes wide open to the beauty and complexity of nature. Students are encouraged to slow down and to look for the elements of design in nature, and they are reminded that nature has always acted as inspiration for art, design, and architecture. At the end of each workshop, there is a celebration with a slideshow of each students' 10 favourite images, and we give "extension activities" to teachers and students so that they can continue to learn.
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.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Staff and volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment during this adult and child together drop-in program. Volunteers will interact with families, assist with organizing activities, materials and toys and assist with light cleaning at the end of program. 
 
Volunteers must have completed grade 8.
Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Bruce Trail Early Learning and Child Care Centre, 1199 Costigan, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care of toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care for toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Milton Community Resource Centre, EarlyON Child and Family Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Assist staff with care of children 3-5 years. Staff and volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment. Volunteers are not left alone with children.
Milton Community Resource Centre, EarlyON Child and Family Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
Assist staff with labeling and putting children's art work in cubbies, tidying collage shelves, reading stories to small groups of children, preparing some paper or creative activities
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Programs for Individuals with Disabilities
City of Burlington programs run out of various schools and Burlington facilities across the city.
The role of a Leisure Link Volunteer is to be matched with a person who has special needs and support him/her in the Fall/Winter/Spring program setting on a one-to-one basis. Together, they will participate in leisure activities and tasks that take place during the program time.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Community Centres located in Oakville and Burlington
Volunteers will mentor black youth within a community based setting. Volunteers will assist in providing mentoring relationships while black youth participate in activities that reflect Caribbean and African heritage, cultural icons, carnival arts, diaspora experiences and other fun group based activities.
In-School Mentor   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Oakville, Milton, Georgetown and Acton Schools
The In-School Mentoring Program provides a child/youth with a positive role model to share the experiences and challenges of growing up. Mentors visit with their mentees 1:1 (age 6-13) at school and engage in activities such as board games, crafts, sports or taking a walk on school grounds. This is a non-academic program that focuses on building confidence, social skills and problem-solving techniques through having fun! Commitment: For one hour each week during the school year. Matches do not meet over the summer break or during school holidays.
Volunteer Signaler   Hamilton (City of)  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Oakville, Hamilton, Toronto
Summer season volunteer positions for museums, schools and public events. Interacting with the public to explain and demonstrate vintage Signals equipment from WW1 and WW2. Ability to learn Morse Code and Code-breaking is an advantage. 
- Speak and tell the tales of Signalling 
- Use Vintage equipment 
- Wear period uniforms if needed
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, No Socks for Ivan Youth Drop-In Programs
Burlington: Haber CC; Aldershot Arena/Pool; Mountainside Rec Centre, Tansley Woods CC
The responsibilities of a No Socks for Ivan Program volunteer include: 
- Helping to brainstorm and plan weekly activities, the sky is the limit! 
- Help us promote the activities via social media or by handing out flyers 
- Volunteers are also expected to attend program and help execute the planned activities 
- Volunteers also support with the set up and take down of activities 
- Volunteers must be comfortable enough to help implement the programming they plan 
- Volunteers are required to interact with the Youth during program hours  
- Volunteers are required to communicate safety instructions to youth and communicate any inappropriate behaviours witnessed to staff team
Burlington Track and Field Club
Burlington
Coaching kids ages 6+ in Track and Field and Cross Country running events.  
Currently training Mondays and Thursdays from 6pm to 7:30 pm, as well as specific Saturdays or Sundays when track meets are held.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Burlington, Oakville and Milton
We need a qualified volunteer who can assist with managing the children in our waiting room. Some children will be with parents and others will be on their own. The main function is to ensure the children are safe and are appropriately occupied while they are waiting for their appointment. We will have activities, games and movies on hand for the volunteer to use with the children. Most children are well behaved. Some children start to misbehave when they are bored or anxious/stressed. Sometimes they will just need a little reassurance that our staff are very kind and helpful. If there are any behaviours that are not manageable then we will have staff nearby who can help. We want the waiting room to be family friendly, so the volunteer will help to make everyone feel welcome!
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.
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
These are some the of the duties our volunteers perform: 
 
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-On-line ordering of food for our programs. 
-Preparing meals and snacks for students to eat; most programs do not involve cooking, but most have some cutting of fresh fruits and vegetables and minimal preparation of other food items. 
-Setting up for food service which can include setting up chairs and tables, cleaning the eating and food preparation surfaces and putting out dishes and food.  
-Post-program clean up; this can include doing dishes, putting food away, cleaning tables and putting away chairs. 
-Monthly reporting and financial tracking; this involves working with school staff to obtain account balances and submitting totals to HFFT each month.
Volunteer Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton community
Are you a happy, confident adult with a positive outlook on life? Do your friends and family tell you that you're great with children? Why not consider sharing your spare time, skills and laughter with a child/youth in need in your community?  
 
Our volunteers act as positive role models to children of all ages throughout Halton. Individuals are matched with a child/youth in need and spend time doing recreational or social outings in the community. In as little as a few hours a month you can make a significant difference in the life of a child.
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Support out after school program staff member in running the program. This is an after school program that provides activities, recreation and a healthy snack to children aged 4 to 12. We have a staff member who plans and runs the program, volunteers responsibility would be to assist the staff person.
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
YMCA of Oakville
YMCA of Oakville, 410 Rebecca St, Oakville
• Have fun and be a positive role model for all participants  
• Provide specific and relevant feedback to participants for assist instructing  
• Take an initiative to assist Aquatic staff in setting up and cleaning up all daily activities 
• Scan all participants and area around them always for safety purpose 
 
Pre-requisite:  
Completion and current Bronze Cross & Emergency or Standard First Aid with CPR B or C certificate
Big Sister   Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Halton and Hamilton Regions
Provide Little Sister with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum
Museum special events take place at Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum, in Burlington
Assist with the delivery of special events.There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include: serving refreshments, conducting tours, reception/admission duties, gift shop sales, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required).
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.
Docent   Burlington 
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd
Docents at the AGB bring appreciation of our exhibitions and collections to our visitors through one-on-one as well as small group interaction in the gallery and during tours. Docents are assigned a weekly shift in the gallery during which they answer visitor questions, provide information about the exhibit, works and artists. Docents are also required to lead tours for school groups ( both children & teens), special needs groups and adult groups. Docents sign-up to lead a tours as needed based on their availability.
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington
Education Assistants help in our classes by taking part in the supervision and instruction of the children, assisting with the class administration (attendance, signing in and out of participants) and offering studio set-up and clean-up help before and after class.
Big Brother   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
As convenient to volunteer and client
Provide Little Brother with support, guidance and mentoring. Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions and encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. Offer low to no cost shared activities and above all, make a difference while having fun.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Male volunteer mentors needed for our Game On! (Eat Smart, Play Smart, Live Smart) Program. Suitable for men aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
As a Game On! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 10-12 grade 6 to 8 boys in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Burlington and Milton
- Front line reception  
- Child and youth duties for Burlington and Milton locations
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
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Burlington Community
A volunteer(s) is matched with a little brother or sister between the ages of six and sixteen. Together they spend 2 or 3 hours a week out in the community enjoying shared interests and participating in low cost social, educational and recreational activities. It is highly recommended that the volunteer have access to a vehicle.
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Facilitation of open-ended peer support groups for bereaved children, teens, adults.
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 Living Burlington
3057 Mainway, Burlington
Volunteer with individuals both one to one and in groups. May include reading books, assisting with computer or reading skills, etc. May assist employees while attending events or activities in the community such as; going to the movies, shopping, walks in the community etc.