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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
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.
Crisis Line Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton
24 Hour Crisis Line Volunteer with a commitment of 20 hours per month. 
 
- Support survivors of sexual assault and violence (and their support people) on the SAVIS 24 hour crisis line using an anti- 
racist/anti-oppression feminist framework 
- Complete SAVIS crisis line training and evaluation  
- Agree to work 20 hours per month on the crisis line  
- Must attend monthly volunteer meetings (6:30pm-8:30pm)  
- Schedule shifts with Coordinator 
- Submit monthly statistics reports
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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