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Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
virtual
We are a grassroots advocacy organization that believes in mobilizing everyday people to use their voices to generate the political will to end extreme poverty. We combine the voices of our volunteers with strategic areas of focus to leverage resources for programs and improved policies that give people living in poverty the health, education and opportunity they need to thrive. Whether it’s writing letters to the editor (LTEs), using social media or engaging with parliamentarians, our passionate volunteers positively impact people living in low-and middle income countries.  
 
If you’re ready to learn about advocacy and committed to taking action every month, join us!  
 
*** To volunteer: sign up here: https://resultscanada.ca/join-us/ ***
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)
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 Chief Executive Officer. 
• We, in conjunction with the Chief Executive Officer 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.
Board Member   Burlington 
Centre for Skills Development, Burlington - South Service Rd
Burlington
Seeking Visionary Member for the Board of Directors  
Criteria for Board Membership:  
• Live and/or work in Halton; 
• Experience in a leadership role in the Halton community;  
• High integrity, honesty and reputation;  
• Personal maturity with an understanding of group dynamics and solid teamwork skills; 
• Experience, at a high level of responsibility and/or specific expertise, in one of the following areas: manufacturing, construction, skilled trades, newcomer assistance, employment services, or community/government engagement;  
• No immediate conflict with respect to individual’s job or association with other organizations; 
• Ability to provide strategic advice, time, and expertise to Centre for Skills;  
• Commitment to attend Board and Committee meetings and other Centre for Skills functions, and participate actively in the promotion of Centre for Skills. 
 
In terms of the current Centre for Skills Board vacancy, particular consideration will be given to those applicants with a background in Finance and Accounting, Marketing, Skilled Trades or the Not-for-Profit sector. 
 
Qualified individuals are invited to submit an expression of interest, complete with a cover letter and résumé to:  
Lisa Rizzato On behalf of the Nominating Committee Centre for Skills Development Burlington 
Lisa.rizzato@centreforskills.ca  
 
Expressions of interest will be accepted until Friday, June 25, 2021, inclusive.  
By applying for a position as a Board Member, you are providing permission for the Centre for Skills’ Nominating Committee and Board of Directors to review your résumé and background.
Graphic Designer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Seeking engaged and enthusiastic Graphic Designer for professional opportunity creating branding material for VST a non-profit Canadian historical organization.
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.
Photographer/Videographer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
If you can take inspiring photographs in a range of lighting conditions and create 2-3 minute videos that inspire people to support our cause, have we got an experience for you! Join our team! VST is a non-profit Canadian historical organization promoting communication.
Virtual 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.
Volunteer Curators   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
The Vintage Signals Team are seeking curators who have an eye for historical artifacts. We need creative ways to display artifacts, equipment and vehicles in exhibitions, events and presentations. We appreciate a hands-on learning approach and would need your expertise to guide the general public through the exhibits.
Volunteer Signaler   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
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
Website Manager Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Are you seeking a professional opportunity providing your expertise in website management? Join our team! VST is a non-profit Canadian historical organization promoting communication.
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. Thank you
Nanny Angel Network
1000 Sheppard Ave West, Suit 100, North York (Toronto)
Nanny Angel Network is seeking a dedicated and reliable administrative assistant to support for special events. The successful candidate will be willing to come to office 2 days a week, possess great computer skills, strong communication skills, and is a team player. Covid-19 policies and procedures are in place to achieve a high standard in safety for all employees.  
 
Duties: 
• Assist with fundraising event planning 
• Technologically efficient to promote and market events on social media 
• Manage information and record the profile and fundraising activity of donors on a database. 
• Prepare meeting materials for event committee 
• Scheduling of events volunteers 
• Assist with other duties as assigned by the Fundraising & Events Specialist  
 
Schedule:  
• 2 Days in Office 9-5pm 
• Location: 1000 Sheppard Ave West, Suit 100, North York 
 
COVID-19 Considerations: 
We are in a ground floor office. No elevator. Only staff are permitted in the office. Our workstations are divided and separate. Masks are worn by all.
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel, Centre for Grief and Healing
Remote/Virtual
We are currently recruiting Group Facilitators to facilitate grief support groups remotely. Our Open and Closed Support Groups run on a weekly basis in the afternoons or evenings with 1-2 Facilitators leading each group. We are actively searching for volunteers who are ready, willing, and able to facilitate an Overdose Loss Support Group and/or COVID-19 Loss Support Group. 
 
VOLUNTEER GROUP FACILITATOR SUMMARY: 
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.  
 
SPECIFICS: 
- 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
Learning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton
Online
This 3-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 five time per week (9:30am-10:30am and/or 11am-12pm Monday to Friday) Program time is 1 hour per day. 
 
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 (9:30am-10:30am and/or 11am-12pm Monday to Friday) 
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)
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 
Next Cycle is Fall 2021 
Training can be completed over the summer
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
Oakville Meals on Wheels
A Registered Dietician you are passionate about helping OMoW clients lead healthier lives; participating in meal development including snacks. Nearly two thirds of our clients are seniors, many with dietary restrictions such as diabetes and heart conditions. You will be an integral part of the Nutrition Committee to help ensure we are providing the most nutritious selections. The Nutrition Committee includes staff, directors and community partners. You may wish to participate by participating with demonstrations or seminars to inform the public. 
 
Core Competencies:  
• Registered Dietitian designation 
• Experience with menu planning with particular interest in restrictions/requirements related to seniors such as low sodium, diabetes and low potassium 
• Knowledge of culturally appropriate diets 
• Problem solver 
• Good communication skills 
• Team player 
• Caring and knowledgeable of demographics 
• Participate in committee meetings 
• Contribute to menu creation including cross culturalism  
• Engaging with caregivers and clients to learn about their health goals and dietary needs, preferences, and restrictions.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
The ideal candidate will attend scheduled meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees, and form the governance direction of MOW
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.
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
820 Nipissing, Unit #4 Milton ON L9T 4Z9
Sorting of food; pre-bagging of groceries for clients; general warehouse duties as required.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
* Under current COVID-19 restrictions we are unable to offer any volunteer positions. Once restrictions lift, please apply.* 
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
We are meeting virtually at this time:due to Covid-19. Location will be provided later
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.
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!
Community Living Burlington
Various locations in Halton, depending on event
Community Living Burlington is looking for committed and dedicated people to assist with annual fundraising events. We are seeking people to assist our major events committing to being responsible for any of the following: 
- Obtaining donated items 
- Sponsorship 
- Community Awareness/Marketing 
- Selling Tickets 
- Joining fundraising event committees
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.
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.
Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services
Milton, Ontario
Persons with one of the skills listed are urgently needed: 
- A volunteer with Real Estate or Property Management experience is urgently required. 
- Someone with a Legal background would be a great addition to our Board of Directors. 
- A Director with Fundraising experience is urgently required. 
 
Regularly attend and participate in board monthly meetings. Read, review materials that involve the corporation, especially board minutes, reports, and any literature that involves the corporation. Exercise a fiduciary responsibility for the assets, finances and investments of the corporation and exercise due diligence, care and caution as if handling one’s own personal finances.
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.
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