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Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Mainly Virtual. (If required & volunteer is willing. In-person visits assessed on a case basis)

The Volunteer Friendly Visiting Ambassador duties include making contact with an isolated senior for at least 1 hour weekly. This includes contact by phone, Zoom or in-person and include conversations and social activities, and may assist with basic support as companionship to seniors. The goal of FV is to make contact remotely and in-person to encourage seniors to stay active, healthy, and socially engaged within their local communities. See detailed duties in the link below.

Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Volunteers needed daily: 
- To assist with answer phone, transfer calls, take messages, as well as answering door, welcoming visitors, escorting visitors to residents rooms 
- Taking, coffee, tea, snacks to residents rooms 
- Light housekeeping 
- Offering support to residents and families
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville - Rebecca St, Women's Support Services
1515 Rebecca Street, Suite 229, Oakville
The Women's Centre is looking for volunteers in our Oakville & Milton location.  
If you would like to help other women through difficult times, we will provide the training and support so that you can truly make a difference!  
Peer Supporter Volunteers provide clients with a safe, supportive environment in which they can explore their options and receive the information and support they need to make positive changes in their lives. 
Currently we are looking for volunteer in Oakville, Mondays and Wednesdays 10 am-8 pm and in Milton on Thursdays 10-3 pm.
BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
Various locations in Burlington.
Make an immediate positive difference for the planet locally! Join our Event Greening Team as a Waste Diversion Ambassador at Burlington festivals and events, such as Mini Kid Fest, VegFest, and more. 
 
You'll receive training and have the chance to educate hundreds of festival-goers about where to place their waste.  
 
Help raise community awareness, encourage proper waste diversion, and make sure as little as possible is sent to landfill from this event. Extensive hand sorting of waste is not required.  
 
*Eligible for high school volunteer hours. 
 
You can volunteer with family members or friends. Or even sign up with a larger group like members of a club, workplace team, faith community or sports team. Waste Diversion Ambassadors usually work in pairs. 
 
For dates and locations, see our sign up sheet at the more information link.
Ian Anderson House
430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Oakville
Looking for weekend volunteers to help out the hospice by answering phone and doors, taking messages, greeting visitors, escorting visitors to rooms, making tea and coffee for visitors and providing support and a listening ear to families going through a difficult time.
VIP Tent   Burlington  Hamilton (City of)  Oakville 
Rotary International, Rotary Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
Serving/selling beverages, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic; serving/selling snacks; bussing tables, setting up area.
Peer Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Ontario Caregiver Organization, Online Services / Find Support
Mentoring is a method of passing on lived experiences to support another caregiver in an empowering and meaningful way. Anyone who has been a caregiver will know that the caregiving role presents many challenges. These challenges will be different for every caregiver and from time to time support will be needed. 
 
Purpose: To participate in the Ontario Caregiver Organization’s 1:1 Peer Support Program as a Peer Mentor, delivering emotional support to other caregivers as they navigate their caregiving journey. 
 
Responsibilities  
• Be familiar with OCO’s mission, vision and programs and supports 
• Facilitate peer support programs in a confidential, non-judgmental and friendly atmosphere 
• Expertly guide conversations that allow caregivers to meet others with similar and dissimilar caregiving experiences 
• Offer support and guidance on matters that help caregivers in their journey 
• Provide feedback on OCO’s programs and resources that can help shape the ongoing delivery of OCO’s support and resources for caregivers 
• Maintain confidentiality on sensitive issues as per OCO’s confidentiality agreement 
• Communicate in a timely matter any concerns or issues to OCO staff liaison 
• Follow all policies and procedures outlined in OCO’s volunteer handbook 
• Understand and accept the roles and responsibilities of the peer support program 
• Successfully complete all peer mentor training 
 
Qualifications 
• Caregiver who is currently or has previously provided physical and/or emotional support to a family member, partner, friend or neighbor 
• Passionate about and committed to ensuring all caregivers in Ontario feel supported and valued 
• Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
• Demonstrate maturity, comfort and understanding around the caregiver process, its challenges and issues 
• Ability to read people and situations (i.e. when to talk, when to listen, when to offer input, etc.) 
• Experience working without supervision in situations that require critical thinking and flexibility in how and when to respond 
• Be comfortable working with a wide variety of people 
• Have a positive, caring and non-judgmental approach to supporting others 
• Be emotionally able to provide support to others 
• Ability to constructively participate in discussions with people of different backgrounds and experiences 
• Must be over 18 years of age 
 
Commitment: We ask all interested candidates to commit to participating in the program for a minimum of one year. We ask for a time commitment of 1-2 hours a week. As part of our screening, Peer Mentors are required to complete a reference check and a Criminal Records Check. 
 
Support 
• Orientation and training for this position will be provided  
• Staff will maintain on-going supervision, support and regular 'check-ins' 
 
The Ontario Caregiver Organization invites caregivers with diverse backgrounds from across Ontario to join our 1:1 Peer Support Program as a Peer Mentor. We are actively recruiting bilingual or multilingual caregivers who are fluent in English and other languages, and caregivers with experience caring for a spouse or child.
Beverage Team   Burlington  Hamilton (City of)  Oakville 
Rotary International, Rotary Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
Selling/serving alcoholic beverages. May be assigned to stock ice and beverages.
Administrative Coordinator   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative is seeking a volunteer who is motivated and engaged professional to fill the key role of Administrative Coordinator, to volunteer with the Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative Executive Team. The successful candidate will collaborate with the HBFI Executive team and will utilize critical thinking, communication, and organization skills in a wide range of activities. 
 
• Prepares meeting agendas for executive and general meetings 2 weeks prior to each meeting. 
• Sends agendas to Co-chairs/Executive to review agenda 8 days prior to the meetings and to coordinate with Website Coordinator to upload to the website, one week prior to meeting.  
• Sends emails to the membership mailing list, via Mailchimp, one week prior to each meeting and one day prior to each meeting.  
• Takes notes at meetings and prepares meeting minutes within 3 days of meeting. Notify Co-Chairs and Executive when ready for review.  
• Maintains an electronic file for Halton BFI business including meeting agendas and minutes, terms of reference, logic model, work plans, volunteer positions, etc.  
• Maintain a current email distribution list in MailChimp.  
• Monitor the Halton BFI Gmail account and respond to emails, and/or refer emails to the appropriate Executive member to respond  
• Maintain Halton BFI Google Drive files and Google Photos account, including permissions.  
Participates in HBFI AGM annual preparation and presentation. 
Skills and qualifications, you will bring: 
• Consistent, keen attention to detail.  
• Excellent time management skills to manage competing priorities and meet tight deadlines. 
• Proficiency with computer/technological applications. 
• Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
• Ability to quickly build and maintain effective working relationships.  
• Proven self-starter and a collaborator; efficient, organized, and able to produce high quality work independently.
Event Manager   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative is seeking a volunteer who is creative, enthusiastic, and highly organized to fill the key role of Event Manager, to volunteer with the Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative Executive Team. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to bring their passion for events to life and create and collaborate with the HBFI Executive team. The role will assume overall responsibility with the support from the Executive team for the successful end-to-end delivery of our events and above all delivery of inspiring events for our clients and community.  
 
• Works together with the Executive team to decide which events HBFI will participate in, and host. 
• Annual events: 
 HBFI participates in Multicultural Event, and Oakville and Burlington Children’s Festivals 
 HBFI hosts Spring Movie, World Breastfeeding Week Family Picnic, and Canadian Breastfeeding Week Family Hike 
• Leads event planning work groups. Ensuring that events run on time; that all stakeholders are communicated in a timely and professional manner.  
• Oversee all production, set-up, volunteers, event operations, and event signage  
• Prepares and submits all applications to relevant City offices for event venues before cut-off dates. 
• Arranges all aspects of events: insurance, permits, event budgets, entertainment, food, participating partners, door prizes, giveaways, and baby changing area. 
• Collaborates with the Volunteer Coordinator to ensure appropriate\ volunteers are required at all events, and volunteer certificates after events 
• Oversees fundraising and donations for events.  
• Collaborates with Website Coordinator and Social Media Coordinators for the promotion of community events, including advertising, posters, and distribution.  
• Reports progress and updates at meetings or communicates report to the executive if unable to attend meetings.  
• Provide post-event analysis by holding an event debrief.  
• Prepares an annual report for the AGM.  
• Manage the storage of materials for events
Event Manager   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative (HBFI) is a non-profit community coalition consisting of health care professionals and people who support breastfeeding and promotes the Baby-Friendly Initiative in the Halton Community. Our mission is to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding in our community by facilitating the implementation of the Baby-Friendly Initiative. 
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative is seeking a volunteer who is creative, enthusiastic, and highly organized to fill the key role of Event Manager, to volunteer with the Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative Executive Team. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to bring their passion for events to life and create and collaborate with the HBFI Executive team. The role will assume overall responsibility with the support from the Executive team for the successful end-to-end delivery of our events and above all delivery of inspiring events for our clients and community. 
 
• Works together with the Executive team to decide which events HBFI will participate in, and host. 
• Annual events: 
▪ HBFI participates in Multicultural Event, and Oakville and Burlington Children’s Festivals 
▪ HBFI hosts Spring Movie, World Breastfeeding Week Family Picnic, and Canadian Breastfeeding Week Family Hike 
• Leads event planning work groups. Ensuring that events run on time; that all stakeholders are communicated in a timely and professional manner. 
• Oversee all production, set-up, volunteers, event operations, and event signage 
• Prepares and submits all applications to relevant City offices for event venues before cut-off dates. 
• Arranges all aspects of events: insurance, permits, event budgets, entertainment, food, participating partners, door prizes, giveaways, and baby changing area. 
• Collaborates with the Volunteer Coordinator to ensure appropriate\ volunteers are required at all events, and volunteer certificates after events 
• Oversees fundraising and donations for events.  
• Collaborates with Website Coordinator and Social Media Coordinators for the promotion of community events, including advertising, posters, and distribution.  
• Reports progress and updates at meetings or communicates report to the executive if unable to attend meetings.  
• Provide post-event analysis by holding an event debrief.  
• Prepares an annual report for the AGM.  
• Manage the storage of materials for events 
 
 
 
 
 
Skills and qualifications, you will bring: 
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role 
• Self-motivated with excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
• Demonstrates the ability to function and make managerial decisions in a fast-paced environment 
• Demonstrates knowledge of all aspects of events, event budget preparation and maintenance, and personnel management 
• Ability to multitask and prioritize job duties 
• Knowledge of supervisory skills including how to motivate, support and involve volunteers in accomplishing goals and objectives 
• Detail oriented and organized working style within effective time management skills
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Support Services
Georgetown and Acton area.
To pick-up and deliver hot meals to assigned clients in the Georgetown area while also performing a wellness check by talking with the client to ensure that they are safe and all is well.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra, Oakville - Mailing Address
St. Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and St. John's United (262 Randall St.) Oakville
4-5 hours on concert dates (Saturday and Sunday) focused on two areas: 
- Usher audience members into the Church, provide programs and sometimes assist in seating more elderly audience members.  
- Assist in staging of concerts, moving piano, chairs and stands before and clearing chairs after the concert, etc . 
 
We are looking for volunteers with an interest in: 
- understanding how an orchestra concert is presented 
- providing excellent customer service to OCO patrons 
- helping set up the stage & box office before concerts and tear-down post-concert  
- ushering and interacting with patrons 
- assisting in raffle and soloist flower presentations 
- assisting with intermission reception preparation, execution & clean-up
Halton. Social and Community Services, Creek Way Village, Long Term Care Home
Creek Way Village, 5200 Corporate Dr, Burlington
- assist with meeting the spiritual needs of our residents, family members, and staff. 
- Provide a variety of spiritual/religious resources that reflect the diversity of the population served 
- Plan and organize the rotation of community Church leaders with services rotating on a monthly basis. 
- Provide 1:1 spiritual visits to our residents1-2x per week 
- Provide compassion and comfort when illness is chronic or incurable 
- Assist our residents to find meaning and purpose in a safe environment
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
In person meetings take place in Oakville, 1151 Bronte Road
- Support the vision, mission and goals of HBFI  
- Attend monthly in person or virtual meetings as able  
- Participate in meetings and workgroups as able (workgroups may be related to social media, printed resources, planning and hosting events, celebrating Canadian or World Breastfeeding Week, etc.)
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Start at Mo's Family Restaurant, 467 Speers Road - Deliveries throughout Oakville
To deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis. 
Monday to Friday 11:15 am to 1:00 pm (hot meal delivery) or  
Wednesdays 9:00 am to 11:00 am (frozen meal delivery)
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton
Thank you for reaching out unfortunately we are not taking any new volunteers on at the moment as the offices are closed until outreach in the community is permitted. 
 
Spread awareness of sexual violence and the services of SAVIS throughout the Halton Region by staffing information booths. Youth between the ages of 14 and 18 are able to staff some booths based on the booth location and topics. 
Suitable for: Woman-identified, male-identified, genderfluid people
Links2Care, Acton, Community Support Services
Acton
To pick-up and deliver hot meals to assigned clients in the Acton area while also performing a wellness check by talking with the client to ensure that they are safe and all is well.
Victorian Order of Nurses, Peel Region Office, Meals On Wheels
Delivering meals to Oakville or Mississauga
a) Pick up and deliver meals to clients, including: 
 
• Reporting to the designated depot at the assigned time (Mississauga near Oakville border) 
• Picking up route list, and meals, etc. 
• Delivering meals to assigned clients, dropping off notices etc. within expected time frames 
• Ensuring that meals are received by the client at the time of delivery or following previously made arrangements or procedures 
• Talking with the client to observe that they are safe and all is well 
• Returning containers and any money collected to the designated depot 
• Returning any undelivered meals to the designated depot 
 
b) Maintain confidentiality of route sheets 
c) Submission of expense claim form as required 
d) Use “MOW” car sign to facilitate parking and to increase community awareness of the program 
e) Report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients 
f) Attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual during Covid-19.
1. Tracking and organizing various items such as orientation materials, planning documents, and name files  
2. Gathering and filing names and addresses of organizations and businesses;  
3. Collaborating with the Secretary if requested. 
 
At this time, we will be communicating by telephone, Zoom, email and Canada Post. Signature of a Waiver form will be required. 
 
We are entering a phase of detailed preparation for our tree planting plan - to gradually build up opportunities for small groups or families in the general public to join a "Tree Planting Club" and engage in small plantings in one zone of Burlington. We will be engaging with the City of Burlington, specifically with the Park and Forestry Department. We are forming a planning committee for this new approach, and you would be welcome as a member of that group which will meet once a week at first, then meet less frequently as the public becomes more informed about how to sign on for the small plantings.
Halton Hills. Halton Hills Cultural Centre and Library, Helson Gallery
Town of Halton Hills Cultural Centre, 9 Church Street Georgetown ON
Volunteer docents staff the Helson Gallery during public hours and engage visitors through discussion and interaction.
Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
Food for Life Warehouse - 2258 Mountainside Drive Burlington
Working with our compost program to help shovel wood chips to help our composter run smoothly. This job will be performed outside.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - 9 Church Street (located in Downtown Georgetown)
- attend and actively participate in ongoing docent trainings 
- engage visitors in conversations and dialogues regarding the museum's collections and temporary exhibitions 
- ensure memorable and positive visits, including ensuring comfort and safety of visitors while fostering educational growth 
- participate in specialized programs that may be developed (i.e. Docents in the Schools, Speakers Bureau, Drawing in Galleries, Family Tour etc.)  
- seek clarification and guidance from Cultural Centre staff when needed
Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
Food for Life Warehouse - 2258 Mountainside Dr. Burlington
Sorting fresh food into crates. This would include separating edible food from the inedible. Removing the packaging and stickers to then be placed in green bins or our onsite composter.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Support Services
Visits are currently socially distanced, outside. Location of clients vary by community.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities by going on outings, walks in the community, playing games, or having conversations in an outdoor setting.  
 
Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St in Downtown Georgetown
Ushers assist theatre patrons to their seats, provide information about upcoming shows, ensure that the patrons of the theatre are safe and help ensure that visitors have amazing experiences. 
- assisting audience members to their seats 
- ensuring the safety of the audience members at events, under the supervision of the Theatre staff 
- checking tickets at ticketed events 
- providing information to patrons about events at the theatre 
- maintaining the basic tidiness of the theatre seating area and lobby 
- assisting with Coat Check when needed
Links2Care, Acton, Community Support Services
Acton. Visits are currently socially distanced, outside.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities by going on outings, walks in the community, playing games, or having conversations in an outdoor setting.  
 
Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
Looking for older adults 55+  
Ability to speak English and translate and have conversations in the following languages: Russian, Arabic, Urdu, French, Mandarin, Spanish 
Community minded individuals looking to further support those looking for food support who do not speak English 
Giving people direction on where and how to access food 
Most volunteer work will be done over the phone, with the possibility of in person should the current COVID environment improve 
Training will be provided 
Volunteer commitment of 6 months - 1 year
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual from your own home
We're looking for an individual to assist in managing volunteers. 
1. Working closely with the Volunteer Coordinator, to manage the wave of new volunteers.  
2. Staying aware of Board decisions about new or changed programs for volunteer placement.  
3. Staying in frequent phone or email contact, to ensure that every new volunteer is contacted promptly and given orientation to the history, values, and projects of the organization.  
4. Doing your utmost to learn enough about the individual volunteer to ensure that we find an appropriate “fit” for the individual.  
5. Ensure that the new volunteer is thriving in the volunteer position.  
5. In the case of an unhappy or discontented volunteer, collaborate closely with the Volunteer Coordinator to rectify the situation. Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member of the Committee, who could replace you in situations of absence
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
You could work alone if you have a successful history in fundraising. Otherwise, you would be working with 2 or 3 other volunteers to collaborate in development of a fundraising campaign - using our newsletter, website (under construction) and Facebook. 
We are hoping for volunteers who are enthusiastic, creative, optimistic and somewhat experienced in environmental matters, and comfortable in collaborative action. Interest in tree-planting is desirable but not necessary. 
 
Due to Covid, we are not meeting in person, but on line (ZOOM, telephone communication, and email.)
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual Zoom meetings
The Development Committee interacts with the Board: brainstorming, making creative suggestions, and collaborating with several Action Groups that are the "front line" of the organization. In general, we need people with a commitment to the natural world and willingness to collaborate with a group to apply that commitment in action. 
 
1. Attending and participating in a biweekly Zoom meeting of the Development Committee, usually on a Tuesday evening, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 
2. Brainstorming and engaging in creative, imaginative thinking with a diverse group.  
3. As much as possible, following up between meetings to report relevant information or ideas for the following meeting.  
 
We welcome and value a few high school students, but we need a majority of adults. We respect that the students must put their academics first, which usually results in losing students at some time in the year.
Historical Storyteller   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Can you engage an audience and captivate their attention with a look, with a story? Vintage Signals Team is looking for storytellers to engage with audiences from around the world. We've got amazing stories and we need people who can spin a thrilling tale. Have you got that silver tongue? Look into what we have to offer.
Museum Artifact Technicians   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Working with the Vintage Signals Team volunteer curators, we require technicians who can maintain and perform minor repairs to historical artifacts. This position may require answering questions from the public on how the artifacts work and set up demonstrations. 
Qualifications: Museum Studies, Art History, Conservation or related fields.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Oakville - Sawgrass Dr
Churchill Neighbourhood Centre, 125 North Service Rd East Oakville
We are looking for adults, who are comfortable working with vulnerable populations, including homeless populations, sex trade workers, and those struggling with addictions and mental health. 
Support providing food at our food program 
Setting up tea & coffee 
Chatting with clients 
Organizing stock 
All supported by staff 
 
Also we're looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to organize schedule
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
*Volunteer opportunities are slowly opening up again- with limited availability as COVID-19 restrictions are still in place.* 
 
Do you like working with historical artifacts; cataloguing items; moving objects; outdoor yard work; parking cars; meeting people and participating in events? Our volunteer opportunities are vast and varied.
St Jude's Anglican Church
Oakville
Volunteers needed in the following Community Outreach Programs: 
• Neighbourhood Care Network (ongoing, work with individuals or families to identify and access needed resources) 
• Grocery Delivery Program (weekly on Wednesday, to an Oakville Halton Community Housing neighbourhood) 
• Community BBQ program (Summer only, weekly on Thursday, at Halton Housing community in Oakville) 
• Lyon’s Lane vegetable garden plot (growing and harvesting produce for donation to local food outreach programs) 
• St. Simon’s and St. Jude’s Pantry program (monthly, prepare and package 60 - 75 meals for local meal outreach programs)
May Court Club of Oakville (The), Oakville - Mailing Address
200 Kerr St, Oakville
*** We are not recruiting new volunteers during COVID restrictions, but will gladly welcome newcomers when we again are enabled to regroup.*** 
 
The May Court Club is a women's service organization. Many of our volunteers work at The May Court Nearly New shop and assist by providing one or more of the following tasks: 
- Greet customers 
- Help customers find outfits and accessories  
- Record details about consigned and/or donated items on our user friendly computer system 
- Tag clothes and items with prices 
- Hang and display merchandise 
- Cashier assistant packages purchased items for our customers 
- Cashier (if you are interested in this position, the shop will provide additional training) 
- The shop usually does not operate throughout the summer months.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Burlington. Now: Virtual from your own home
Assist with administrative tasks at Recycling Revisited office. 
1. Sorting and filing historical papers, and filing new ones on-line. 
2. Using historical name lists to identify “Recycling Pioneers” for notification of an upcoming event.  
3. Helping us to improve efficiency.  
4. Because of Covid restrictions, you will work from home, maintaining contact with the Secretary and Volunteer Coordinator. We will respect your personal situation around hours of work.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member, who could replace you in situations of absence.
Program Support   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing & Outreach Programs, Burlington - Brant St
Home based
All programs are online.  
- Make phone calls to clients that are in need, especially during these hard times 
- Assist in various programs that we offer online to clients 
- Training will be provided 
- Shifts are flexible and are offered to our clients throughout the Region, Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm 
- Lived mental health experience considered an asset.
Community Connections Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Employment Services
Virtual with a possibility of in person in 2022
Mentor newcomer families or individuals to support a successful transition into their new community. 
Provide an introduction and ongoing support to help the newcomer (and family) get started in Canada 
Help the newcomer to gain an understanding of Canadian cultural norms, social etiquette, and more 
Provide opportunities for English language practice and learning (and access to 'ESL' programs, if needed) 
Help the newcomer build a 'social network' and learn new skills 
Learn about community resources (public and private) and their effective use 
Able to accommodate a schedule that will have you connecting with your client 1-2 times per week for a minimum of 3-6 months (MONTHLY time commitment is a minimum of 6 to 8 hours) 
You are an immigrant yourself and have been in Canada for MORE THAN 2 YEARS
Links2Care, Oakville, Community Support Services
We are currently seeking Congregate Dining Assistant volunteers to serve food and beverages to a group of seniors to encourage nutrition, socialization, and enjoyment of the group activity. The role includes setting up tables, serving food and beverages to anywhere from 8-30 seniors at a time, clearing and cleaning the tables, washing the dishes and conversing with the seniors in a friendly manner.  
 
The Congregate Dining program takes place twice a month at several different buildings across Halton Hills on Wednesday evenings from 4:15pm-6:30pm and Thursday afternoons from 11:15am-1:30pm. The typical time commitment is 2-3 hours per shift.
In-Home Social Recreation Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office

To visit the person living with dementia in their home at a prearranged time, convenient to both the family and the volunteer. To be familiar with the background, skills, and interests of the person To participate in specific training for the role, and become familiar with resources available from the Social Recreation Coordinator To provide enriching recreational experiences for the person with dementia, in their home, on a weekly basis, for a period of approximately 12 weeks, with possible extensions for 1 year.

Kerr Street Mission, Oakville, Community Social Services

o   Under the direction of the Meals Team leader, work alongside a small team of volunteers to prepare the assigned components of the lunchtime meal

 

o   Serve the meal to the clients (up to 40 people)

 

o   Greet clients warmly and provide excellent customer service

 

o   Clean up kitchen once meal is complete, following KSM’s cleaning protocols which include  disinfecting the work counters, disposing of waste/recycling and sweeping floors in the kitchen

 

o   Follow KSM’s Safe Food Handling policies and procedures by washing hands, wearing gloves if needed and utilizing a hair covering

Hamilton Festival Theatre Company, Hamilton Fringe Festival
SIGN UP WITH THIS FORM HERE: https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?ap=47680909 
 
2022 HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL 
VOLUNTEER ROLES AND DESCRIPTIONS 
 
We have a range of volunteer roles with different duties so there’s lots of ways you can be part of the festivities! :) 
 
PRE-FESTIVAL OUTREACH 
POSTERING VOLUNTEERS 
Traveling to local businesses, shops and poster kiosks around the region and hanging posters. 
Confirming with shop staff if/where we can hang festival posters onsite. 
Recording poster locations for reference. 
 
OUTREACH EVENT VOLUNTEERS 
Attending local events and festivals on behalf of Hamilton Fringe. 
Acting as information ambassador to event attendees. 
Leading volunteer recruitment and sign-ups. 
Handing out programs. 
Handling merchandise sales. 
 
 
FRONT OF HOUSE 
 
USHERS 
Greeting patrons at the venue. 
Addressing the line-up with a pre-scripted welcome speech to communicate important info and to encourage donations at the door. 
Guiding patrons to their seats as required. 
Handing out show playbills. 
Checking in patrons using box office software on android devices. 
Lead high-touch surface sanitization between performances. 
Sitting in on performances to ensure audience health & safety and to ensure proper emergency procedures are followed if necessary. 
 
BOX OFFICE ASSISTANTS 
Daily on-site set-up of Box Office at the venue. 
Prepping, handling, and reconciling cash float. 
Handling At-The-Door ticket sales through our online box office portal. 
Lead high-touch surface sanitization before, between, and after performances. 
Sitting in on performances to ensure audience health & safety and to ensure proper emergency procedures are followed if necessary. 
 
 
FRINGE CLUB @ JOHN REBECCA PARK 
 
ARTIST LIAISON / PRODUCTION ASSISTANT 
Communicate with artists and staff prior to Fringe Club events and Fringe All-Access shows via text message and phone. 
Be available to answer artist questions related to artist appearances and the event/performance format (e.g. on Fringe Club main stage or at another location throughout John Rebecca Park). 
Escalate urgent issues to senior staff/Fringe Club Coordinator via online messaging and/or in-person onsite. 
Must have cell phone data. 
Other Stage Management tasks as required. 
 
INFORMATION AMBASSADOR / MAIN BOX OFFICE ASSISTANTS 
Answer questions about programming. 
Distribute festival programs. 
Set up merchandise display. 
Setting up Main Box Office at Fringe Club. 
Prepping, handling, and reconciling cash float. 
Handling ticket, merch, and other sales through our online box office portal. 
Support Box Office Staff in any necessary tasks. 
 
MARKETPLACE ASSISTANTS 
Help food vendors/exhibitors load in/out. 
Distribute welcome packages for exhibitors. 
Maintain a clean and safe exhibitor environment (regular sanitization). 
Direct exhibitors to designated areas.  
Communicate with exhibitors and on-site staff to keep on schedule. 
 
PATIO ASSISTANT 
Set up various patio layouts depending on programming. 
Support with technical setup of sound equipment and tear down. 
Usher patrons to designated tables. 
Lead cleaning and sanitization efforts. 
Support Bar Staff during busy times in any necessary task (note: must have SmartServe to assist behind the bar or touch any alcohol products). 
 
SETUP & TEARDOWN CREW 
Help with setup and teardown of patio furniture and other Fringe Club assets. 
Some heavy lifting required.