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Board Member   Halton Hills  Milton 
Adult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
North Halton area
Our appointed, volunteer Directors serve a minimum 2-year term and commit approximately 6 to 12 hours per month to Board activities. As a Director your responsibilities will include developing a clear understanding of our mission and mandate; providing financial oversight; and building effective relationships within our service delivery communities to promote literacy and essential skills, and to raise funds in support of organizational financial sustainability.
Career Mentors   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Halton
You will be paired with someone who has immigrated to the GTA and has experience and/or training in their industry, but who may not understand the Canadian context of their profession, workplace culture, or know how to translate their skill sets. 
 
As a mentor, you may help your mentee by doing the following: 
• Giving practical advice on how to navigate a job search in the GTA 
• Helping them tailor their LinkedIn profile and CV for their specific industry in Canada and practice their interview skills 
• Supporting them to grow their professional networks, connecting them to your contacts where appropriate 
• Advising on recommended training and career development 
• Helping them deal with questions and issues that may arise in the early stages of employment.
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Employment Services
Virtual with a possibility of in person in 2022
Volunteer to facilitate senior-friendly arts and crafts workshops 
Deliver instructions to a group of seniors virtually through zoom  
Plan arts and crafts activities for assigned weeks  
Must enjoy working with seniors Effective communication skills, with a particular skill in working with seniors 
Proficient in one or more South Asian languages such as Hindi, Punjabi or Urdu 
 
Needed for February 9th and 16th at 10 am and 2 pm and more in March 2022 
Particular flexibility required for February and March 2022 programming  
All necessary supplies will be provided by Indus Community Services
Big Brother   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Halton and Hamilton Regions
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.
Bronte Historical Society, Oakville - West River St
Sovereign House, 7 West River St, Oakville
Do you have a keen interest in Bronte’s History? The Bronte Historical Society is looking for new volunteer members. 
If interested, please email us at brontehistoricalsociety@bellnet.ca, or contact the office at 905-825-5552 or click "Yes, I'd Like to Volunteer!" 
 
Sovereign House is open to the public from late May until late October. We have art shows and special events during these months.
Virtual or In-Person Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton community
Are you interested in making a positive impact in the Halton community? Do your friends and family tell you that you're great with children and youth? Why not consider sharing your spare time, skills and laughter with a child or youth in need in your community? Our volunteers act as positive role models to children and youth of all ages throughout Halton. In as little as a few hours a month, you can make a significant difference in the life of a child or youth.  
 
The Halton CAS is dedicated to developing mentorship relationships that reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, and we encourage applications from diverse groups including from Black, 2SLGBTQ, First Nations, Inuit and Metis persons.  
 
Physical distancing does not have to mean social disconnection – we have adjusted and adapted to ensure mentors and mentees continue their relationships while they may be separated due to Coronavirus COVID-19.
Darling Home for Kids
Virtual / Various locations in Halton
Fundraising Event Committee members assist in the planning and execution of fundraising initiatives. These event committees are vital in sustaining fundraising event initiatives and spreading the word in the community. Members sit on one of the four committees - Wheels (Cycling Event), Golf, Car Rally or Gala depending upon interests, skills and organizational needs.  
 
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from planning and developing the event and event day 
logistics, outreach and procurement of sponsorships and prizing, individual and team sales, and ‘event day’ preparation and set up.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual or in-person at your school (flexible)
2 Believe Leadership cycles per year - Each cycle is ~10 weeks 
Next Cycle is Spring 2022. Early-acceptance deadline is mid-December. 
 
If accepted you would be in charge of running a Believe Leadership Chapter at your school or in your community. You will: 
- Complete the Chapter Head training which will give you everything you need to be able to run a successful chapter 
- Set up Chapter at your school 
- Promote the Chapter & recruit members 
- Teach a 8 week student led program to help your members build leadership skills and complete a Believe Passion Project. All lessons, activities, and content will be provided  
- Optional Chapter Head meet ups to connect and learn from other Believe Chapters  
- Can choose to apply with a friend/peer 
 
Next Step: Apply @ https://www.believeinitiative.com/believe-leadership-course/ 
For a list of active Chapters, visit https://www.believeinitiative.com/believe-leadership-course/chapter-list/
Joseph Brant Hospital, Volunteer Resources
Burlington
The HELP Program at Joseph Brant Hospital provides enhanced patient care for older adults through a small staff team and a large group of volunteers. Volunteers will visit patients one shift per week (4 hours) to provide social interaction and do selected activities with patients to prevent delirium and loss of function. We have shifts in the morning, afternoon and evenings; Monday through Sunday.
Central West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office, Developmental Services
53 Bond Street, Oakville
The role of the Board of Directors is to govern and oversee the affairs of CWSDS. Board in-person (currently virtual during the pandemic) meetings are held monthly (with the exception of July & August) in Oakville with teleconferences as required. Board Directors are required to attend all board meetings and must sit on at least one board committee. 
 
As a leader, you seek to volunteer with an organization committed to enhancing the lives of persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and their families.  
 
The primary role of the Board of Directors is to govern CWSDS according to the corporation’s Letters Patent, By-Laws and policies. In so doing, 
• We are responsible for hiring and overseeing the performance of the CEO. 
• We, in conjunction with the CEO and senior management, establish strategic directions and set risk strategy policies for the organization. 
• We provide operational oversight for the senior management team and ensure that CWSDS has a continuous quality improvement strategy and plan. 
 
In coming to the Board’s decisions, Board members are expected to participate openly and vigorously in Board discussions so that the Board can make the best, most informed decisions and choices. Individual Board members carry many duties and responsibilities in this process, including: 
• Duty of Knowledge  
• Duty of Diligence  
• Duty of Care  
• Fiduciary Duty  
• Duty of Skill & Prudence  
• Duty of Trusteeship 
 
With the combination of your personal interest, experience, and commitment to the sector and your professional expertise, you can help lead CWSDS.
STRIDE, Milton - Head Office
STRIDE offices - Milton
The Board of Directors meet 7 times a year. A two year commitment is needed. Volunteers should have an interest in assisting STRIDE and help provide direction in the services provided by the agency.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Community TBD
Are you interested in improving life for children, youth and families in the Halton community?  
Our Kids Network is looking for 2 parents/caregivers committee members to join the OKN Community Planning Table. 
 
Our Kids Network (OKN) is a Halton-wide partnership of agencies that support children, youth, and families. The OKN Community Planning Table is a group of professionals who look at the main issues effecting children, youth and families and work to organize action at the community-level.  
 
- As community members you'll use your own life experiences and knowledge to help us better understand what services, supports and programs are needed to improve life for children, youth and families in Halton.  
- Take part in conversations to share information and their experiences.  
- Provide thoughts and opinions on what works well and what doesn’t, and on different types of supports and programs for children, youth, and families. 
 
OKN is dedicated to ensuring that CPT volunteer positions reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, and we encourage applications from diverse groups including from Black, 2SLGBTQ, First Nations, Inuit and Metis persons.  
 
Meetings are currently held on Zoom until further notice. 
 
https://ourkidsnetwork.ca/Public/Page/Files/160_OKN%20Community%20Committee%20Member%20Role_PARENT_CAREGIVER.pdf
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Community TBD
Youth volunteer leadership opportunity! Help make life better for children and youth in Halton! 
Our Kids Network is looking for 2 youth volunteer committee members 16 to 18 years-old, to join the OKN Community Planning Table.  
 
Our Kids Network (OKN) is a Halton-wide partnership of agencies that support children, youth, and families. The OKN Community Planning Table is a group of professionals who look at the main issues effecting children, youth and families and work to organize action at the community-level.  
 
- As a community member you'll use your own life experiences and knowledge to help us better understand what services, supports and programs are needed to improve life for youth in Halton.  
- Provide thoughts and opinions on what works well and what doesn’t, and on different types of supports and programs for youth. 
- Opportunity to earn community service volunteer hours.  
 
OKN is dedicated to ensuring that CPT volunteer positions reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, and we encourage applications from diverse groups including from Black, 2SLGBTQ, First Nations, Inuit and Metis persons.  
 
Meetings are currently held on Zoom until further notice. 
 
https://ourkidsnetwork.ca/Public/Page/Files/160_OKN Community Committee Member Role_YOUTH.pdf
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton ON
Plan and execute recreational activities and engagement for children who are medically complex. Provide companionship and friendship. Assist staff in programming and engagement.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
Burlington, Hamilton, Online
This 8-week literacy intervention program is designed to motivate and help vulnerable readers between the ages of 6-12 gain confidence and academic success in reading. 
 
As an Online Volunteer Literacy Tutor, you will be paired with a child, and expected to work twice per week in the evening, for 8 weeks. Program time is 1 hour per night. 
 
As a tutor, you will be responsible for developing and implementing hands-on, active activities to explicitly teach the program component phonics, sight words, and fluency, based on the needs of the child, which will be determined through informal assessments that you will conduct on the first night. At the same time, you will help the child set achievable goals, and help them create an engaging, individualized poster board that graphs their achievements in the reading component areas.  
*Training and ongoing support will be provided* 
 
Summary of expectations: 
 
Ability to commit to full program schedule (both nights that program runs for each site) 
Ability to prepare teaching activities/games outside of program time 
Responsible for being online on Microsoft Teams during program times 
Must be punctual and reliable 
Must have valid vulnerable sector clearance (18 years of age or older)
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Online, and in person at Town of Oakville Community Centres
OYAC is made up of diverse, and engaged youth from all across Oakville. Youth who are interested in helping to better their community through the assistance of Recreation and Culture. We are looking for youth who want to help their peers thrive, and build the foundation for future OYAC groups.  
 
Working with other youth from Oakville to plan and implement Recreation Activities designed to engage your peers, both for fun and for social activism. 
 
To apply this year tell us what you are passionate about, and show us. Make a video, write a letter, add in ideas you have to engage your fellow youth. Be sure to include your name, age and the school you attend. As well as a contact phone number.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
VIRTUAL
ONLINE TUTORING 
Volunteer tutors will help the student with their academic needs and to complete their homework assignments for Grade 6 -12 in Math; French; & English.  
We are currently looking to fill in 10 positions for French, Math and English) for a volunteer tutor who will be able to help a newcomer students. We have a higher demand of tutors who can teach older students (Grade 11 - 12).
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Virtual
- Prior EFL/ESL/TOEFL teaching experience.  
- Experience working with multicultural and multilingual classrooms.  
- Self-motivated, organized, professional, and adaptable, with strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
- Be able to help Grade 11-12 high school students prepare and successfully pass English assessment for admission in university/college.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Halton & Hamilton 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. This program requires that the volunteer have access to a vehicle.
Big Sister   Burlington  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.
Food for Life Canada
Burlington
Pack and Sort fresh food into grocery bags that will be distributed to our neighbours in need.
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Employment Services
Virtual
PLEASE NOTE: During COVID-19, WE ARE ON-BOARDING VOLUNTEERS VIRTUALLY, AS WELL AS THE ONLINE AND 'VIRTUAL' ONE-TO-ONE TRAINING. 
 
- Volunteer to facilitate senior friendly nutrition workshops for Seniors in the SWAGAT (Seniors Wellness: Activity, Growth, Arts, and Technology) program 
- Experience in the food, hospitality, and/or nutrition and food service industry and enjoys cooking & baking 
- Design and deliver programming around food, cooking and nutrition skills. 
- Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills. 
- Understanding of food insecurity issues effecting low-income and homeless individuals 
- Enjoys working with seniors 
- Proficient in one or more South Asian languages such as Hindi, Punjabi or Urdu 
 
- Needed for November 16th and 17th from 1 – 2pm
Family Place (The), Milton - Bishop Reding High School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Do you have a background in child care or law? Are you looking for a way to contribute your expertise to a non-profit organization? The Family Place Child Care Centre is looking for new board members with expertise in child care. Since 1982, The Family Place Child Care has been providing non-profit child care to children in Milton and Oakville.  
 
We are currently looking for an individual with child care or legal experience who can contribute to the ongoing success of our organization. Our board meets bi-monthly on Wednesdays via Zoom and you would be required to commit to a two-year term. 
 
If you would like more information on this opportunity, please contact Allison McLean, President, Board of Directors at familyplace.bod@gmail.com. We thank everyone for their interest!
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.
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.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Support Services
Georgetown and Acton area.
Drives to deliver meals to seniors and shut-ins in the area. Ensures that all meal components are being delivered. The driver could be expected to deliver meals in apartment buildings. A general knowledge of the Georgetown area is an asset.
Links2Care, Acton, Community Support Services
Acton - from clients home to restaurant and back
Volunteers drive clients to and from dining locations and can participate in the meal. A social outing for shut-in seniors every other week. Outing includes transportation by volunteers, if needed, to a local restaurant.  
Suitable for Adults and Seniors who have a good driving record. 
 
*Due to Covid-19 this program is on hold. Please check back in a few weeks or contact us at kcraig@links2care.ca for more information about other volunteer opportunities.
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.
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre, Long Term Care Home
441 Maple Ave, Burlington
~Assist with recreational programs with residents in a long-term care home. Programs such as bingo, music, trivia, manicures and crafts 
~Assist residents to get to and from the program area and help them during the activity is needed
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Halton & Hamilton
Sustainably transfer information about COVID-19 vaccines in an effort to end the pandemic.  
Help increase COVID-19 vaccine literacy. 
As an Ambassador you will be trained in a 5-session program and equipped with knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to lead conversations about COVID-19 vaccines in your local community. 
 
Students for Herd Immunity works with physicians, educators, and other community leaders to try to provide the most-up-to date and accurate information about the COVID-19 vaccines; however this information should not replace or supersede information from the CDC, Health Canada, WHO, or healthcare professionals you see.
Food for Life Canada
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.
Food for Life Canada
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.
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre, Long Term Care Home
441 Maple Ave, Burlington
~ Provide social, physical, spiritual or intellectual stimulation on a one-on-one basis  
~ Visit residents as assigned by Life Enrichment staff to provide companionship and conversation
Burlington Symphony Orchestra
Board meetings at East Plains United Church 375 Plains Rd E, Burlington ON
The BSO is looking for a dynamic individual to join its Board of Directors and spearhead its fundraising and sponsorship initiatives. Ideally, this person has experience developing and executing relationship-based fundraising initiatives in the Hamilton/Burlington area. She or he has led fundraising programs that included major and annual giving, corporate donations, planned giving, etc. but will also spearhead the exploration and execution of new fundraising opportunities and ideas.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Burlington, 376 Plains Rd. East, on the south side in a strip mall: Sign is in red letters.
We're looking for an individual to manage a new Recycling Committee. 
1. Attending meetings of the Recycling Committee, biweekly;  
2. Assisting with building of the Committee;  
3. Attending to recycling of materials, to ensure efficiency and proper procedures.  
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 and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
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.