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BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
City of Burlington
Community Clean Up has been postponed due to the stay-at-home order issued by the province. We look forward to resuming the city-wide clean up when the province lifts the order, with plans to extend the opportunity through to the end of October. 
 
Safe at home green up activities continue, please visit www.burlingtongreen.org to learn more. 
In the meantime, stay safe and enjoy nature responsibly. 
The BurlingtonGreen Team
Food for Life Canada
Food for Life Warehouse - 2258 Mountainside Dr., Burlington
Packing Fresh Food bags at our warehouse to be distributed to neighbours in need in the community.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual or in-person at your school (flexible)
If accepted you would be in charge of running a Believe Leadership Chapter at your school or in your community  
* you will set up, recruit members, and execute a 7 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  
* you must complete the Chapter Head training which will give you everything you need to be able to run a successful chapter, and there are optional Chapter Head meet ups to connect and learn from other Believe Chapters  
* you can choose to apply with a friend/peer. 
 
2 Believe Leadership cycles per year - Each cycle in ~10 weeks 
Spring training: Apr 15 2021 - June 18, 2021
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.
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
Hamilton Signals Association
We are looking for volunteers who want to learn about sending messages in codes and ciphers using lights, mirrors, flags and radios. Then be able to show, teach and interact with youth and adults and share their skills and stories. 
 
- Help with interactive displays in Halton, Hamilton and Toronto 
- Interact and share the thrill and stories of Morse Code, cipher and codes 
- Learn to care for artifacts and signaling equipment and trucks. 
- Learn Morse Code, ciphers and radio procedures 
- Learn how to record the memories from Veterans and research their experience
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.
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel, Centre for Grief and Healing
Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon, Acton)
Our Group Facilitators lead open and closed support groups for individuals who have experienced a loss through the death of a loved one; leading peer to peer support delivery with compassion and understanding in a non-judgmental environment. 
 
- Establish and maintain physical and emotional and social/cultural safety 
- Provide socio-emotional support and connect group members with additional resources 
- Promote, initiate and guide interactions that are characterized by equality and non-judgment 
- Role model in the expression of authentic emotion and respectful, empathetic interactions 
- Listen empathetically by giving your full attention to the speaker 
- Journey alongside members as they navigate their grief and mourn the loss of their loved one 
- Reassure group members of the individual nature of grief 
- Observe group members’ expressions and reactions 
- Identify, intervene and help to resolve conflict 
- Explore opportunities for growth and change
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.
Links2Care, Acton, Community Support Services
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.
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
Oakville
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)
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
Virtual - Online
Currently, it is a virtual program. 
Responsibilities and Duties: (but not limited to) 
- Be able to communicate in one or more South Asian languages.  
- Support South Asian parent(s), including international students with one-on-one guidance though their pregnancy, followed by ongoing support and mentorship post-pregnancy. 
- Build supportive relationships through conversation, discussion and provide encouragement to isolated parents in a culturally supportive manner. 
- Provide cultural safety information/resources to individuals who may fear repercussions of having a baby. 
- Mentor and role model to enhance parenting and child management skills. 
- Identify areas of support and connect parents to community resources. 
- Meet with parents on a regular basis and provide regular check-in to offer support on a regular basis at a mutually agreed upon time on a regular basis. 
- Complete all required documentation. 
- Report issues, concerns and all incidents to the Family Services Counsellor - Community Engagement Coordinator. 
- Adhere to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization and the MASSI program. 
- Represent Indus in a professional manner at all times. 
- Be committed to the agency and the agreed upon hours. 
- Assist with all other duties as assigned.
Our Kids Network
Virtual, and the Acton Youth Centre
The virtual Halton Youth Initiative is looking for youth, 12 to 17 years old, from ACTON or GEORGETOWN to volunteer with us. Have your voice heard in the community!! We believe that youth voices matter, especially when it comes to making decisions that affect them. 
 
Volunteer responsibilities: 
• Attend virtual meetings weekly 
• Plan, organize and participate on projects and events 
• Give insight about what’s missing in our community for youth and how we can work together to find some solutions 
• A suggested commitment of 6-12 months, but feel free to attend some meetings first to check it out! 
 
Please note: This opportunity only for youth residing in ACTON or GEORGETOWN.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Burlington
We're looking for an individual who is a tree expert, to teach and coach a Tree Club. 
1. Presenting during monthly meetings of the Tree Club (no more than once a month);  
2. Teaching about trees of the Carolinian Zone;  
3. Introducing characteristics of various tree species;  
4. Cautioning members about mistakes to avoid during tree planting;  
5. Responding to questions.
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.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Burlington
1. Assembling outreach pamphlets including our current tri-fold pamphlets, to use as outreach tools;  
2. Researching and filing addresses of possible targets for our appeals, and responses.  
3. Collaborating with various committees to find creative means of fundraising.  
Ideally, you will collaborate with one other member, who could replace you in situations of absence.
Community Living Burlington
Various location in Burlington
Volunteer to spend time with an adult with developmental disabilities. Volunteer will connect virtually to explore hobbies and interests, engage in meaningful activities and to have FUN!
Adult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
Milton
Computer Tutor: small group tutoring for basic computer skills, 8 weeks per session. Conduct lessons using resources and outlines provided, communicate with staff, attend mandatory training workshop.
Salvation Army, Burlington - Mainway, Community and Family Services
Burlington
Work with food bank staff to ensure smooth operation of the food bank, including sorting and bagging food. 
Work in teams or as individuals sorting canned foods, identifying best before dates, stocking shelves and assisting with the general clean up, organization and maintenance of the warehouse.
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.
Community Living Burlington
Various homes in Burlington
Volunteer will spend time with an individual with developmental disabilities. Volunteer will connect virtually to explore interests and hobbies, engage in meaningful activities and have FUN!
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Oakville
Facilitation of open-ended peer support groups, in-person and online, for bereaved children, teens, adults.
Royal City Soccer Club, Soccer Camps
Oakville, Burlington and Milton
Volunteers at our summer day camps may have any of the following responsibilities: 
• Assisting staff with coaching and supervising children at camp  
• Equipment collection and maintenance (i.e. inflating soccer balls, collecting cones) 
• General help around camp 
• Maintain a clean camp environment and help staff meet all safety protocols 
• Adhere to and help enforce all camp policies  
 
Qualities we’re looking for:  
• Enjoys soccer and sporting activities 
• Great with children (ages 5 to 13 years) 
• Energetic and enthusiastic 
• Responsible and reliable
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
This is a virtual, volunteer from home opportunity! 
-Use the results of an informal literacy assessment (done by an LDAHH staff member before the program begins) to determine the child's area of need 
-Plan and implement engaging, interactive literacy activities and games that teach phonics, sight words, fluency that are matched to the needs of the child as determined by the pre-assessment. This is done outside of regularly scheduled program hours. 
-Work with child to set realistic, attainable goals for each instructional component area (phonics, sight words, fluency) to instill self-regulation. 
-Contribute towards the development of a personal channel within the microsoft Teams platform for communication with the child and parent(s) throughout the program, based on the child’s interests and progress throughout the program 
-Emphasize the child’s successes and help them to graph their achievements in phonics, sight words, fluency after every online session 
-Provide a positive virtual environment, providing regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self-motivation and confidence towards reading and learning. 
-Complete reports after each tutoring session to track the children’s progress, goals, and needs that can be shared with parents 
-Communicate with the children’s parents on their progress and suggest strategies that can be implemented at home to reinforce the targeted skills and program goals. 
-Meet with a facilitator to discuss assessments, progress and next steps as required. This may occur outside of program hours if appropriate (e.g., 15-30 mins before or after a regularly scheduled session.) 
-Assist the program facilitator if needed
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton (The Darling Home for Kids). Milton Community Outreach
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from planning and developing the ride and the event day logistics, outreach and procurement of sponsorship and event prizing. Assist with the individual rider and corporate rider team sales. On event day help prepare and set-up. Committee volunteers play a role in our success in raising funds to support children with complex medical needs. 
We understand and appreciated that each volunteer's skill may not fit with every task.
My Furniture Bank - Halton Peel
505 Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
1. Office Support - Light office duties, data base entry, preparation of documents, taking pictures/description of the furniture items, calling clients and donors 
 
2. Warehouse Helper - Helping our staff and other volunteers in the warehouse, moving furniture, accepting donations. Steel-toe safety shoes are required. This position is available during the week and on Saturdays. 
 
3. Client Service Representative - Supporting clients with choosing furniture for their homes. Preparing documents and taking pictures. Help staff to receive drop off items from our donors. Organizing furniture records. 
 
4. Outreach Support - Supporting our team with all outreach programs: delivering flyers, meeting with potential donors and coordinators, participating in events and festivals. This position is available to volunteers with a very limited time, can be done during the day or after hours. Some weekends are required (shows and festivals). Multimedia developers and fans are welcome to update our media platforms.
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)
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.
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
Alternative location 1515 Rebecca Street, Suite 229, Oakville
During COVID service delivery is offered remotely. 
The Women's Centre is looking for volunteers in our Oakville and Milton locations. 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. 
 
We are especially looking for volunteers for our Milton location to better serve the women of North Halton.
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
As an effective mentor, you will provide a newcomer with: 
- Mentorship and guidance 
- Ongoing support to help the newcomer (and family) get started in Canada 
- Gaining an understanding of Canadian cultural norms, social etiquette, and more 
- Learning new life skills 
- Building a social network 
- Learning about community resources and their effective use
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
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.
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
225 Main St. Unit 7 Milton, ON L9T 1N9
This volunteer would meet one on one with clients who are in need of individual counselling.
Victim Assistance Volunteer Program, Mobile Service
As required in Halton region (i.e Burlington, Hamilton, Oakville).
Provide practical assistance as needed. Identify longer-term needs by responding to victim's concerns. Supply the victim with appropriate options and referrals to services in the community. Volunteers are on call to the Burlington OPP 24 hours a day. Volunteers are specially trained to provide short term emotional and practical support to victims of tragic circumstances, fatalities, serious personal injury, crime and road trauma.
Virtual 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. 
 
Our virtual mentors are currently only visiting with children and youth using various virtual platforms.
Virtual 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 on various virtual platforms.  
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.
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton ON L9E 0C8
- Virtual engagement with children and youth 0-18 years of age with medical complexities 
- Planning online crafts, games, sing-a-longs and events to implement  
- Provide companionship  
- Recorded book readings and craft videos  
- Putting together and delivery of care and activity packages to clients and families
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Early Years
Work is done from volunteer's own home
Contact expectant and new mothers who have signed up for support. Contact as necessary until mother feels confident and connected with other supports. Share own breastfeeding experience when appropriate to assist new mother in feeling comfortable. Volunteers can seek out advice and support as needed from their Volunteer Coordinator, Public Health Nurses and other breastfeeding resources in the community. All work is done from the volunteer's own home. Volunteers send client notes to the Health Department upon completion of support.
May Court Club of Oakville
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 (if you are interested in this position, the shop will provide additional training) 
- The shop does not operate throughout the summer months.
Event Volunteer   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children
Some at Lighthouse others at event venue which varies
Duties can vary from helping out on an event committee to helping on event day with set up, food & drink, helping event participants.
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre
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
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre
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
Maple Villa Long Term Care Centre
441 Maple Ave, Burlington
Assist residents who are not able to feed themselves with their meal and beverages
Victorian Order of Nurses, Peel Region, 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