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We Grow Food
Some volunteers also meet at the Oshawa Public Library
Help to update the main contact list which will feed both direct mail and elelctronic news
Communications Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Communications and public relations for Carion Fenn with consistent voice and tone for all channels * represent Carion Fenn as an ambassador when answering questions from the public, media and other organizations * plan publicity campaign and public relations activities to raise public awareness * seek out media interview opportunities * write and submit press releases * promote events and activities * seek and research organizations that can partner with Carion Fenn * create blogs posts and edit website and social media accounts *prepare media materials and kits * analyze media coverage * attend meetings online or in person
Executive Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Ajax
Administrative support to Executive team * file, telephone, documents, photocopy * monitor social media and provide support * communicate with volunteers, maintain and update email * coordinate tFlag raising, proclamation and delegation requests and grant and funding lists * maintain and update award lists, complete award applications * attend Community and Program Events * help maintain office * recruit, schedule and track volunteer hours with monthly reports to President & CEO * manage memberhip and sponsor lists * coordinate community events and other projects * human resources
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Salvation Army (The), Oshawa Family Services, Community and Family Services
20 locations throughout Oshawa and Port Perry
Students that are musical and play instruments, to play and or sing Christmas songs at kettle locations throughout the campaign period * greet people as they approach Christmas kettles, and thank those that donate
Board Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Literacy Council of Durham Region, Literacy and Basic Skills
Literacy Council of Durham, 115 Simcoe St S, 2nd floor, Oshawa
Board member for Literacy Council of Durham Region (LCDR) * provide governance and strategic planning * attend monthly meeting at the Council office and one committee meeting 
 
Those with a background in Fundraising, Finance and Law and Policy (including, the Corporations Act and the upcoming Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) would be most welcome
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March of Dimes Canada, Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program
Westminister United Church, 1850 Rossland Rd. E., Whitby
Provide members with opportunities to engage in conversations * model and encourage the use of various supportive communication strategies such as key wording, choices etc * participate in calendar planning and program implementation * prepare and/or bring in discussion materials/resources for the group * assist members during arrival/departure, program set-up/clean-up and coffee breaks
Tutor   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Literacy Council of Durham Region, Literacy and Basic Skills
Literacy Council Durham Region , 115 Simcoe St S, 2nd Floor, Oshawa
Instruct adults in basic reading, writing and numeracy
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Rose of Durham Young Parents Support Services
Rose of Durham, 707 Simcoe St S, Oshawa
Take care of children aged newborn to three while parent(s) attend in-house program
Front of House   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Whitby Courthouse Theatre
Centennial Building, 416 Centre St S, Whitby
Various roles available * usher, concession sales * set-up, clean-up * provide good customer service to all Whitby Courthouse Theatre patrons
Elizz Paws, Dog Therapy Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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SE Health, Central East Office
At the homes of clients
Dog visiting program * dog and the owner visit clients who are living in isolation, in a hospice or receiving palliative care * the visit with the dog gives the client the unconditional love and support that only dogs are capable of
Tax Clinic Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters
Community agencies, libraries in Durham Region
With a local Durham Region community agency that is collaborating with CVITP, complete income tax and benefit returns for individuals who have modest income * simple tax situations, help client to access and maintain entitled benefits * volunteers do not complete returns for individuals with complex tax situations
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Be part of the team focused on improved waiting experience for patients, family members and visitors * focus on the wait-areas within the Emergency Department * provide comfort and reassurance as needed in the waiting area
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Durham Region Cancer Centre, Lakeridge Health Oshawa, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Various volunteer positions at the R.S. McLaughlin Durham Region Cancer Centre (DRCC) at Lakeridge Health Oshawa * Hospitality/Information Desk, Lab Volunteer, Waiting Room, Systemic Therapy Suite (18 yrs+) * Patient Education 
 
Welcome patients/visitors, assist patients with the registration process and completion of ESAS at the computer kiosks as required * assist ADU clinic by calling/accompanying patients to ADU area * provide assistance to Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Drivers and assist with way-finding and gather abandoned wheelchairs
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Greet and guide patients and visitors within Emergency department * ensure wheelchairs available if needed * provide appropriate comfort measures and support to patients and their family members awaiting treatment * support patient experience research (data collection)
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Oshawa Little Theatre
Oshawa Little Theatre, 62 Russett Ave, Oshawa
Welcome audience to theatre, hand out program, assist patrons to their seat * assist with concession sales
Peer Support Meeting Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St #207 A, Whitby * meeting locations throughout Durham Region
Assist at a peer support meeting for those with low and no vision * assist the facilitator during the period of the peer support group session * ensure a safe environment * tasks will depend on meeting location and need * make reminder phone calls * general maintenance duties * assist with refreshments * other duties as required * track and report volunteer hours as directed
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Hillsdale Estates
Hillsdale Estates, 590 Oshawa Blvd N, Oshawa
Porter residents to events within Hillsdale * interact, encourage and assist participation * set up/clean up
Meal Time Assistant   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa Long Term Care, 1955 Valley Farm Road, Pickering ON
Assist with meals for residents who need aide * provide 1 to 1 attention and a good dining experience for residents
Board Member   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby
Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby, 36 Emperor St, Ajax
Board member * join the ten-member Board of Directors * board is responsible for the governance of the non-profit organization 
* monthly meetings in person at the Ajax office * preference given to interested parties with a strong background in law, property maintenance, fundraising, marketing and promotions, community and social services
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Oshawa ReStore, 200 John St W * Ajax ReStore, 85 Chambers Dr, Unit 6 * Uxbridge ReStore 141 ReachSt
Test electrical and other donated items at Re-Store * visually inspect and test for function prior to resale
Legal Support Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Luke's Place
Oshawa Courthouse, 150 Bond St E, Oshawa
Accompany women to Family Court proceedings and/or legal appointments * advocacy, emotional support, safety planning, note taking, and debriefing
Adult Day Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Pickering, Uxbridge, Whitby and Clarington
Assist staff with social and recreational activities * work one on one with a client * help with meal preparation
COPE Program - Group Support Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Throughout Durham Region
Become a facilitator in recreation and support groups for those with emotional or mental health concerns * extensive training provided
Text Service Crisis Responder   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Kids Help Phone
A confidential space where you have strong, and reliable internet connection
Be trained to take part in Kids Help Phone Text Service Crisis Response Program * answer texts and provide empathetic support to those young people in need of someone to 'talk' to  
 
Fill out application * be selected for training * get a vulnerable sector check * complete 36 hour online training within six weeks * sign Crisis Responder Agreement, Code of Conduct and Privacy Policy * begin
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa Long Term Care, 1955 Valley Farm Rd,Pickering
Help at the monthly birthday party celebration * assist staff with event set up, move tables,chairs, set table * help serve food and refreshments, interact with residents, take photos * help to porter residents to and from the event * add your voice to the sing-a-long
Music Therapy Aide   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa Long Term Care * 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
Help with weekly music therapy sessions on the secure Aspen Unit for residents with dementia * porter residents to the program area * assist the music therapist with 8 residents * encourage participation
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Cedarcroft Place Retirement Residence
Cedarcroft Place Retirement Residence, 694 King St E, Oshawa
Organize card tournaments * modify sports or games as necessary to include all residents
Parka Mascot   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Rouge National Urban Park
Rouge National Urban Park
Wear the Parka mascot costume and communicate non-verbally through actions, guided by a Parks Canada staff handler * attend various events and activities indoors and outdoors in the park to support Parks Canada and Rouge National Urban Park * performing Parka’s signature song and dance * remain in character at all times while in costume * interact with the public in photos, engage with children, act as an ice breaker, a welcoming ambassador * care and maintenance of the Parka costume
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Girls Incorporated of Durham
Girls Inc Durham, 1-389 Bayly St W, Ajax
Assist with group based after-school programs * be a positive model and mentor and provide a valuable support system for girls * build relationships, self-esteem, and self-confidence * help girls set goals and work toward accomplishing them
Adult Day Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Alzheimer Durham, 1600 Champlain Ave, Suite 202, Whitby
Assist with the Young Onset Dementia program * meet and greet guests, help to serve snack, lunch, and coffee/tea * help participants with programs and encourage social engagement
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Locations in Whitby, Oshawa, Bowmanville
Provide support to the program coordinator, or the designated group leader * review content for each session to assist with delivering the daily program/agenda * answer questions about other Alzheimer’s Society programs * foster a safe and inviting environment for guests to share their experiences * engage with guests, listen to stories and experiences 
 
Brain Wave Café programs are a safe, comfortable, and supportive environment for people with dementia and their care partners to socialize * offers a range of fun, educational, and engaging activities that encompass art, music, and games * led by qualified staff and supported by local volunteers, these regular social groups improve well-being and reduce isolation for entire families * friendships are often formed and people who attend leave the sessions feeling connected and renewed
Brain Wave Café - Program Lead   Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Whitby, Oshawa and Bowmanville
Lead or support a 90 minute, once a month, drop-in session for people with dementia and their care partners * plan the structured component of the session * use curriculum booklet as a guide, prepare a 30–40 minute activity while keeping in mind client expectations and needs * 30 minutes prior to session, set up and organize venue * actively engage all participants with an inclusive environment, and employ strategies for those who may have a difficult time connecting and conversing * transport required materials for the program, some items may be stored at the site * with the support of program volunteers, ensure the venue is clean and tidy at the end of each session * responsible for taking attendance, provide name tags, write a monthly summary, share report with ASDR
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Uxbridge * Whitby
Attend the monthly breakfast session * facilitate causal conversation with guests and staff * enjoy a cup of coffee on the house (at Eggsmart) or purchase a full breakfast while you provide social and emotional support to guests * get to know participants, ask about their week and other programs they attend * discuss the topic of day provided by the program supervisor
Client Engagement Facilitator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Alzheimer Society Durham Region, 1600 Champlain Ave, Suite 202, Whitby
Contact Alzheimer Society Durham Region (ASDR) clients and families by phone to make sure that they know about all the services and supports they are able to access * make follow up phone calls to those who are interested in connecting with supports * connect clients with appropriate Family Support staff for counselling and Recreation Coordinator for those interested in social and recreation programs * log transactions with clients in the client data base following call
Crisis Line Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Rape Crisis Centre
At your home
Provide grounding, check-ins, community resources and appropriate information to clients * connect with Volunteer Coordinator for support or debriefing * attend monthly volunteer meetings * complete a 6 session volunteer training 
 
Calls will be made from your personal phone (cell phone or home phone) while blocking your number * minimum 1 year commitment to the centre
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Fairview Lodge
Fairview Lodge, 632 Dundas St W, Whitby
Visit one-on-one with a resident * listen, chat and enjoy some time together
Puppy Raiser   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind
Your home and community
Raise and care for a puppy in your home for 12-18 months * public outings with the puppy, daily long walks in all weather conditions * obedience and socialization * training, food, supplies and veterinary expenses provided
Wish Grantor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Make-A-Wish Canada
At the homes of Make-a-Wish children and families in Durham Region
With a volunteer wish granter partner, help to grant the wish of children in Durham Region * visit the children and understand the reason for the child's most heartfelt wish * complete and submit wish paperwork * create wish enhancements, special touches to keep the children excited about their wish throughout the process * solicit in-kind gifts * plan a 'send off' or 'presentation' party for each wish as appropriate * develop rapport with the child and the family and liason between chapter staff and the wish process * other duties as necessary and appropriate
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Chartwell Ballycliffe Long-Term Care
Ballycliffe Lodge, 70 Station St, Ajax
Porter resident to and from activity * assist with board and card games * encourage conversation between residents
Adult Class Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering 
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Durham District School Board, Oshawa - Centre St, Durham Continuing Education
Durham District School Board Continuing Education locations Oshawa, Pickering
Assist ESL (English as a Second Language) students read, converse and write
Feeding Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Chartwell Ballycliffe Long-Term Care
Ballycliffe Lodge, 70 Station St, Ajax
With supervision, assist residents with meal
Day Trip Assistant   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Sunrise Youth Group
Various locations
Assist special needs person on/off event bus * participate in event * encourage everyone to socialize at event
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Boys and Girls Club of Durham
Eastview Unit, 433 Eulalie Ave, Oshawa * Northview Unit, 150 Beatrice St E, Oshawa
Tutor for elementary and high school students * after school Homework Club tutors for elementary students * math and other subjects * Raise the Grade Programtutor for high school students grades 9-12 * math especially and other subjects, English, History * help student to edit assignments * provide technological support with computers, tablets * homework assistance in a group setting or working 1 on 1 with students
Accessible Technology Coach   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St, Suite 207A, Whitby,
One-to-one coaching and support to clients who use accessible technology like smart phones, smart home devices, video magnifiers, etc * receive training on new technology available for those with vision loss * demonstrate new technology to clients * assemble resources to help clients further explore their device’s capabilities at home * research and create accessible documents needed for group sessions, as resources for other clients and future sessions
Activity Aide   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Westney Gardens, Retirement Home
Westney Gardens Retirement Residence, 1010 Westney Rd N, Ajax
Assist at group programs * bingo, arts and crafts, exercise * socials and special events for seniors * one to one visits with a resident * help with programs, assist with outings
Bingo Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Red Barn, 172 Wayne Court, Oshawa
Sell bingo books * distribute game pay-outs * maintain hall cleanliness
Community Event Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St, Suite 207A, Whitby
Provide community-based support to Ambassadors and/or Advocates who are blind or partially sighted and are travelling within the GTA to outreach events and speaking engagements  
 
Travel with Ambassador or Advocate to and from outreach and speaking events * provide sighted guide and sighted assistance as required * assist in set up/tear down of event materials as needed * track and report expenses as directed * track and report volunteer hours as directed or required
Driver   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Clients in Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa and Bowmanville
Drive clients to medical appointments * Oshawa, Whitby and, if willing, sometimes to Toronto
Event and Program Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Crohn's and Colitis Canada, Durham Region Chapter
Real Canadian Superstore - PC Cooking School, 30 Kingston Rd, Ajax, Ont
Work with local team to encourage patient support efforts and support fundraising events within the local area * assist by helping with event organization, volunteer recruitment * awareness building, marketing and communications * donations and sponsorship for Signature Event - Gutsy Walk
Recreation Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Sunrise Youth Group
Sunrise Youth Group 1621 McEwen Dr, Unit 6, Whitby * trips and events in the community
Assist where needed at dances, movie nights, essential skills nights, cabin retreats and sporting events
Vision Mate   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
In Durham Region
One-on-one sighted assistance and companionship for a person who is blind or partially sighted * regularly visit a client in his/her home or other suitable environment at a mutually convenient time * read, walk, assist with errands or outings, and community visits * all outings are on foot, by public transportation or taxi * track and report volunteer hours as directed
Friend, Peer, Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Autism Home Base, Activities for Adults with Autism
Multiple locations in Durham Region
Be paired with an adult on the autism spectrum, an AHB member, as a friend and peer to participate in community based recreation programs * activities include bowling, swimming, art, music, gym and fitness * community outings, walking, board games, video games, picnics, parties * participate in activities alongside member and encourage their participation and socialization * meet member at activity location on time as per online calendar of events and agreed activities * maintain confidentiality of members and families as per confidentiality policy
Gift Wrap Team   Durham Region  Pickering 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Pickering Town Centre, 1355 Kingston Rd, Pickering
Holiday gift wrap services at the Pickering Town Centre to benefit CNIB  
 
Team members process cash and point of sale transactions * keep wrapping area tidy * other duties as directed by shift supervisor * track and report volunteer hours as directed 
 
Shift Supervisors complete daily cash count, settle point of sale machines * supervise gift wrapping staff * open and close kiosk
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Extendicare Oshawa
Oshawa Extendicare, 82 Park Rd N, Oshawa
Visit one to one with a resident * enjoy a cup of tea, or a walk
Friendly Visitor/Companion   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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March of Dimes Canada, Oshawa - Mary St, Supportive Housing
Mary St, Oshawa
Make friends with like-minded individual who wishes to socialize, take part in group activities or chat over coffee
In-School Mentor   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington
Clarington schools
Provide positive one-on-one attention, guidance, and support to a child while at school * play sports, games, crafts * promote importance of staying in school and healthy relationships with family and peers
Event Supervisor   Clarington  Durham Region 
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A Gift of Art
Events in Clarington
Supervise volunteers * ensure each event runs smoothly * manage set up and take down * issue press releases and communiques * other duties as needed
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Glen Hill Strathaven
Glen Hill Strathaven, 264 King St E, Bowmanville
Assist with crafts, board and card games * porter resident to and from activity * encourage conversation between residents
Nail Technician   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Glen Hill Strathaven
Glen Hill Strathaven, 264 King St E, Bowmanville
Confirm appointments with residents * apply nail polish and lotion to hands * converse with client * porter to and from appointment
Social Event Aid   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Glen Hill Strathaven
Strathaven Lifecare Centre, 264 King St E, Bowmanville
One-on-one visit with resident * assist where needed at social events * help those with a wheel chair or walker to and from events
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Brooklin Lacrosse Club
Iroquois Park Sports Centre, Whitby
Work with management to plan every aspect of Brooklin Redmen lacrosse team upcoming season * marketing, promotions, sponsorship and game day assistance * attend monthly meetings except during the summer game season
Pleasurable Dining Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Support residents at meal time * assist residents to eat their meals, use safe feeding techniques, monitor residents eating/drinking while observing dietary requirements * encourage interaction and conversation with those at table
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Assist in porter residents to/from chapel * setup and clean up * assist to read materials * interact with residents, lead hymns, sing songs
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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The Wynfield, Long Term Care Residence
The Wynfield, 431 Woodmount Dr, Oshawa
One-to-one visit with resident to socialize * serve snacks at the café * transfer residents to and from in-house events
Child Support Assistant   Durham Region  Pickering  Whitby 
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FOOTPRINTS 4 Autism
Dunbarton Fairport United Church,1066 Dunbarton Rd * St. Mark's United Church, 201 Centre St, Whitby
Work independently to provide one-on-one supervision of child under 13 while they play, complete crafts and other activities * assist with set up, take down of activity stations
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FOOTPRINTS 4 Autism
Whitby Library, 405 Dundas St W, Whitby * Pickering Public Library, 1 The Esplanade, Pickering
Spend time with a young person one-to-one * play games, do crafts * have meaningful, fun and safe experience with your buddy with the guidance of a qualified supervisor
Bereavement Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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VON, Ontario Branch - Durham Site, Hospice Services
Durham Region
One-on-one support * possibility of facilitating bereavement groups
Wheels of Hope Drivers   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Cancer Society, Durham Region
Medical centres in Durham Region
Drivers use their own vehicles to take patients to their cancer-related appointments  
 
Wheels of Hope transportation program improve access for the one in five adults and families in Ontario who need transportation assistance to get to their treatments and appointments * work in partnership with your transportation convener * confirm transportation arrangements as directed * provide transportation for one or more clients to medical centres located in various cities in your area * communicate with clients and transportation via email and phone * provide safe reliable transportation in a 100% smoke free vehicle * become familiar with programs and services provided by the society and share those resources as needed
All Abilities One on One Soccer Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Soccer Club, Pickering Soccer Centre
Brock Ridge Community Park, Brock Rd and Finch Ave, Pickering
Play one-on-one with athletes and guide them through sessions * work with instructors and other volunteers, learn how to mentor * set up and take down equipment/stations * demonstrate soccer skills, physical skills and teamwork skills * help athletes to make friends and have a good time
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Create arts programs and creative projects for residents
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Sell chips, pop, chocolate bars and other items in the "Country Store" Tuck shop
Food Bank Assistant   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Salvation Army, Bowmanville, Community Ministries-Food Bank
Salvation Army Bowmanville, 75 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Assist at food bank * sort food donations and pack food bags for clients * gather and pack frozen meat, produce and dairy bags for clients
Nail Technician   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Apply polish and lotion to residents hands (cannot clip nails) * friendly interaction and conversation
Pet Therapy Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
Thornton View Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
You and your certified dog (by St. John's Pet Therapy/Therapeutic Paws of Canada) interact with the residents in the home visiting one to one * engage in conversation and allow residents to pet the dog
Pub Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Setup, prepare and serve snacks to residents in "pub" atmosphere * socialize with residents * monitor alcohol and food consumption of residents
SMART Exercise Instructor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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VON, Ontario Branch - Durham Site, Hospice Services
Churches, condo buildings and other community sites
Instruct and guide seniors through series of gentle exercises to help improve their functional fitness and prevent falls
Social Companion/Friendly Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Engage a resident in activities and conversation, one to one * participate in activities of personal interest and ability
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
Thornton View Long Term Care Home, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Porter to activity * encourage participation * encourage residents to socialize and other duties as assigned
Childcare Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Nanny Angel Network
Homes of clients in Durham Region
Provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare for children 0-16, as support for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period  
 
Nanny Angels offer fun, educational, creative, and safe experiences for the children in their care * Nanny Angels role is to engage and support the child(ren) with four hours of childcare service per week to the same family 
 
Volunteers are marched with families based on compatibility and location within Durham Region
Company Program Advisor/Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Junior Achievement, Central Ontario
High School in Durham Region
With the a team of business professionals, the Company Program (CP) Advisor will act as a business mentor, role model and facilitator for a group of 10-30 high school students * mentor, coach, guide and support students through an 18-week entrepreneurial journey to create, run and liquidate a real start-up business 
 
Resources, training and support for all volunteers is provided by the JA Company Program team
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Treats and Treasures Cafe and Gift Shop at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * operate cash register and handle cash, replenish stock as required and make coffee * training is provided
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
One-on-one visit with a resident * walks * games * letter writing, reading and conversation
Musical Performer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
Musical performer
Nail Technician   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
Offer hand massage, file nails, apply polish * porter resident to and from appointment
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Oshawa
Visit with a resident to assist with comfort and quality of life * listen, provide encouragment and support * report behaviour or health changes to charge nurse * family support
Pastoral Visitor   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
One-on-one visit * spirtual guidance * scripture reading
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Assist with meal support, social interaction, opportunities to encourage daily mobility/exercises * offer cognitive stimulation with bedside activities
Group Support Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Kinark Child and Family Services, Durham Region
Whitby
Create and deliver activities to involve children while parents attend a group * support and assist child and youth workers and/or social workers
Peer Support Facilitator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pregnancy and Infant Loss Network
Durham Region and throughout Ontario
Volunteer opportunities for people who are approximately two years past their bereavement date and are looking for meaningful ways to offer their support to others * be trained to offer peer support for bereavement groups and events, in person, by phone and private online support groups
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Pickering Reading Circle
Pickering Public Library, Central Branch, upper level, One the Esplanade, Pickering
Assist with literacy and numeracy with an elementary student aged 4- 13 years * help and mentor
Heritage Cook   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 6th Concession Rd, Greenwood
Be part of the team responsible for village food programming * Christmas baking * heritage cooking and baking demonstrations * workshops * snack bar service
Heritage Gardener   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 6th Concession Rd, Greenbank
Be a part of a team of museum village gardeners * assist in the research, planning, planting, and maintenance of the heritage gardens
Program Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Robert McLaughlin Gallery (The)
Robert Mclaughlin Gallery, Oshawa
Assist the Learning and Engagement Department with various programming * weekly classes for children aged 2-14 * workshops at monthly event “RMG Fridays” * other events include Holiday Artisan Market and RMG Exposed fundraiser
Special Events Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Downtown Oshawa Business Improvement Association
Various locations in downtown Oshawa
Assist in one or several ways with various events happening in downtown Oshawa * take tickets, count cars , keep area tidy * assist event staff , assist at volunteer booth, event communications * parking and traffic control * provide information, photograph event, promote the downtown at external events 
 
Summer and Fall 2019 events * Bikes on Bond August 10, 2019, Kars on King (August 23, 2019) and Show 'n Shine (22 May - 4 September, 2019 each Wednesday evening, weather permitting) Butter Tart Festival (14 September 2019), Oshawa General's Home Game Opener Celebration (29 September 2019) and the Holiday Market (15 and 16 November 2019)
Youth Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum, 2365 6th Concession Rd Village, Greenwood
Assist with programs such as pioneer games as a costumed interpreter * craft table assistant * day of event support
parkrun Whitby - Run Event Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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parkrun, Ajax, Whitby
Whitby Shores/Waterfront Trail, Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5S9
Help organizers to coordinate a free, weekly, timed 5km run/walk in Whitby at Whitby Shores * positions for photographer, course marshals, timer, scanner * seek some volunteers who are available each week to help coordinate run activities
Communication Program Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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March of Dimes Canada, Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program
Westminster United Church, 1850 Rossland Rd E, Whitby
Facilitate small group discussions with adults with Aphasia and acquired communication disabilities who have difficulty speaking, reading, listening or writing as a result of stroke, brain injury or brain illness 
 
Learn and apply supportive communication techniques * with guidance and support from Speech-Language Pathologists and Communicative Disorders Assistants, volunteers provide clients with opportunities to engage in conversation and increase life participation  
Volunteers Support the Program in the following ways: Assist staff and clients during client arrival/departure, program set-up/clean-up and breaks * use a variety of supportive communication strategies to enhance group participation of clients * participate in program pre and post meetings with staff and volunteers * prepare and/or bring in materials and resources for the communication groups (minimum 30 minutes of non-program time per week)
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parkrun, Ajax, Whitby
Elizabeth St and Old Kingston Rd, Ajax (Pickering Village)
A variety of volunteer opportunities available to assist with weekly timed 5 km run on the Duffins Trail * marshal, photography * setup, tear-down * timer, scanning, finish tokens * other tasks as needed
Reading Buddy   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa (City of). Public Library, Northview Branch
Northview Branch, 250 Beatrice St E, Oshawa
Assist grade 2 to 3 students improve reading skills * listen to child read, help with sounds or pronunciation if needed * reinforce reading for enjoyment
Community Art Program Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Station Gallery
Station Gallery, 1450 Henry St, Whitby
Assist artist instructors to facilitate art programs for children, youth and families * assist with art activities, and clean up after class * must be comfortable working with large groups of children * experience working with children in an arts setting is an asset
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Station Gallery
Station Gallery, Henry St, Whitby
Support the Artist Instructors in art classes with school groups * preparation, clean up * facilitate art projects and activities for K-8 children
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Oshawa (City of). Public Library, Northview Branch
Northview Branch Library, 250 Beatrice St E, Oshawa
Assist students in grades 2-3 improve French reading and comprehension skills * offer updates to library staff on progress of children * occasional interaction with parents * work with library staff to develop program to ensure the needs of enrolled children are being met
Reading Buddy   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa (City of). Public Library, Jess Hann Branch
Oshawa Public Library, Jess Hahn Branch, 199 Wentworth St W, Unit 48, Oshawa
Assist students in grade 1-3 improve reading skills * listen to child read, help with sounds or pronunciation if needed * reinforce reading for enjoyment
Reading Buddy   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa (City of). Public Library, Delpark Homes Centre Branch
Oshawa Public Library, Delpark Branch, 1661 Harmony Rd N, Oshawa
Assist students in grade 2-3 improve reading skills * listen to child read, help with sounds or pronunciation if needed * reinforce reading for enjoyment
Reading Buddy   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa (City of). Public Library, McLaughlin Branch
Oshawa Public Library, McLaughlin Branch, 65 Bagot St, Oshawa
Assist grade one-to-three students improve reading skills * listen to child read, help with sounds or pronunciation if needed * reinforce reading for enjoyment
Vision Mate- Friendly Visiting   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Durham Region
Provide assistance to blind or partially sighted person in your neighbourhood * activities include reading, computer assistance, walks and friendly visiting * meet at the individual's home or another suitable and agreed upon location at a convenient time * help with day to day activities, running an errand, read the news etc to ease feelings of stress, isolation and loneliness
Circle of Care   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Mennonite Central Committee Ontario
Oshawa
Assist individuals as they transition back to community after being incarcerated for sexual offending * meet individuals at a circle of support and accountability * safer, healthier communities is an underlying goal
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
133 Church St, Bowmanville
Assist at New to You Shoppe with gently used clothing and small items located off site to benefit Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * greet and serve customers * sort, price and display items * handle cash
Recreation   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville , 47 Liberty Street S, Bowmanville
Assist staff in the delivery of a variety of activities for patients which improve functional ability, leisure independence and quality of life
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Lakeridge Health Whitby, Specialty Hospital
Lakeridge Health Whitby, 300 Gordon St, Whitby
Assist staff with recreation activities for Complex Continuing Care patients to help improve functional ability, leisure independence and quality of life
Year Round Guide - Weekdays or Weekends   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Toronto Zoo
Toronto Zoo, 2000 Meadowvale Rd, Toronto * enter gate at Meadowvale entrance
Connect Students and families to nature at interactive activity stations and with guided tours * Enhance Zoo visitors' experiences with information and directions * share your people skills * rediscover the natural world * learn something new * enjoy a flexible commitment 
 
Weekday Volunteers - assist with student workshops * lead curriculum-based tours on zoo site 
 
Weekend Volunteers - assist at special events * operate education areas on zoo site
Switch Gears Group Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of South-West Durham
Various school locations in Pickering, Ajax, Whitby or Oshawa
Meet with group each week for 2 hours after-school for 10 weeks * facilitate with other group leaders fun and engaging curriculum * encourage participation, build confidence and be positive role model * maintain contact with agency supervisor for ongoing support and assistance * provide feedback on program effectiveness * adhere to agency policies and legislative requirements
Heritage Gardener   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa Museum
Lakeview Park, Oshawa
Assist staff with upkeep of heritage gardens and exteriors - weeding, pruning herbs, tilling soil etc
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Oshawa Museum
Oshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe St S (Lakeview Park), Oshawa
Greet groups upon arrival * lead tour of houses * participate in craft sessions * perform heritage demonstrations-candle making, butter making, weaving etc * implement spring and summer break programs * provide artifact and building security * duties as required
Visitor Host   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Oshawa Museum
Oshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe St S, (Lakeview Park), Oshawa
Give museum tours, manage smooth flow of visitors * be an ambassador for Oshawa Museum at outreach events * other duties as required
Day Program Volunteer   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering  Whitby 
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Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby
Community Living Ajax-Pickering, Whitby, 177 Dowty Road, Ajax
Support activities in day services for adults with a developmental disability * support activities, outings and an individual at their volunteer placement * share your talents, interests and skills
General Duty Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering 
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Lakeridge Health Ajax and Pickering
Lakeridge Health Ajax and Pickering, 580 Harwood Ave S, Ajax
Greet hospital patrons * answer general questions * provide directions
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Volunteer year round at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospital * various positions in Hospitality, Patient Support and Retail * help greet and guide patients and families * Cancer Centre, various Clinics and Emergency Department * Gift Shop and Auxiliary Café
Companion/Community Outing Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Christian Horizons, Central East District
Whitby
Develop friendship with a gentleman who is a Christian Horizons client * share interests * listen to music, play cards, watch or play sports * accompany on community outings
Skills-Building Coach   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Christian Horizons, Central East District
Oshawa
Instruct clients on life skills * sew, cook, shop, budget * safety skills * music, art * computers * mentor social awareness skills * develop trust * accompany into community to engage in social activities
Nail Technician   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Christian Horizons, Central East District
Christian Horizons location
With support from staff an in-home visit to deliver nail care and skin care * spend time with the client, get to know the person * clean/soak hands/nails * if needed or wanted, gently file and shape nails * apply nail polish as requested * massage lotion into hands
Beaver Scout Leader   Durham Region  Scugog  Whitby 
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Scouts Canada, Whitby Area
Brooklin * Port Perry * Whitby
Help Beaver Scouts develop personal and team skills in a positive atmosphere * encourage youth development through Scouts Canada Program delivery
Program Facilitator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Junior Achievement, Central Ontario
Program offered in Durham Schools - Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Bowmanville, Whitby, Courtice, Uxbridge
Deliver interactive financial literacy education programs to Grade 7 and 8 students * facilitate, act as a resource and role model, motivate 
 
Facilitate a Junior Achievement program in a classroom for a day * use JA interactive education programs to help students develop necessary business and life skills, to enter tomorrows’ workforce * act as a resource, motivate and be a role model * volunteer solo or with a colleague/friend or be matched with a partner * multiple programs to choose from, depending on your interests and skills
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Sunrise Youth Group
Sunrise Youth Group, 1621 McEwen Dr, Whitby * also events in the community
Assist staff with dances, bbq, sports, games night or weekend camping
Art Studio Day Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Precious Minds Support Services
Various locations in the community * please call for specific program locations
Participate in weekly art skill building * social, and creative activities for teens and young adults with developmental challenges
Book Club Leader   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Village of Taunton Mills (The)
The Village of Taunton MIlls, 3800 Brock St N, Whitby
Organize the book club for residents * coordinate book batches from the Whitby Library * pick up, distribute and return books every 3 weeks * attend book discussion with residents
Camp Counsellor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Sunrise Youth Group
Camp Wabikon, Tamagami, ON
Support adults diagnosed with developmental disabilities at week long Camp Retreat at Camp Wabikon
Developmental Services Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Sunrise Youth Group
Sunrise Youth Group 1621 McEwen Drive, Unit 6 Whitby * trips in the community
Assist participants with a wide range of on site and in the community recreational activities * themed night events, art projects, physically active activities * opportunity to accompany the group on trips out in the community - hockey games, baseball * retreats and camping programs in the summer
Driver   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Brain Injury Association of Durham Region
Transport clients to medical or personal appointments * drives mostly in Durham Region but occasionally to Toronto or Peterborough health centres
Theatre Wardrobe Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Oshawa Little Theatre
Oshawa Little Theatre, 62 Russett Ave, Oshawa
Research construct and ready costumes for performance * mend, preserve and care for costume collection inventory
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My Sensory Place of Durham
Whitby Baptist Church, 411 Gilbert St, Whitby
Respite child care for children aged 3 -12 years * help with arts and crafts programs * play games
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Community Living Oshawa Clarington
Oshawa or Clarington (Bowmanville)
Support adults with developmental disability by bringing skills and talents to the Day Programs at The Clarington Project * cooking, baking and Hot Lunch Thursday * teach Zumba, tai chi, dance or organize walks or hikes for the Health and Wellness recreation program * creative art skills, wood working, pottery or jewelry making for the Art and Creative Expression * Life Skills sessions include money management, internet safety and job skill preparedness * participate in community visits, shopping or recreational activities * share your special skill or hobby with the people Community Living Oshawa Clarington supports * provide transportation to and from the hub so members can participate in all the activities 
 
May-September * summer volunteers needed who are keen to encourage members to participate in physical fitness, walking, working out, outdoor time and activities at a nearby park
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Bethesda House, Shelter & Community Outreach Services
25 King St. West, Bowmanville, ON, L1C 1R2
Assist shoppers purchase new and gently-used womens, mens and childrens clothing * ensure tidiness of store * set up and take down displays * handle cash * sort clothing donations * promote, be able to talk to customers about Bethesda House
Activity Host   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Autism Home Base, Activities for Adults with Autism
Throughout Durham Region
Help to host an activity, participate in weekly peer to peer social and recreational activities for autistic adults and their care givers * arrive early to greet participants * register new families *distribute news for AHBD * participate in program and take pictures of sessions * audit program for member satisfaction and report concerns * contribute ideas and insights to season planning
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Hillsdale Estates
Hillsdale Estates, 590 Oshawa Blvd N, Oshawa
Visit with a resident on a regular weekly basis
Garden Maintenance   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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We Grow Food
South Patch Garden, 863 Glen St, Oshawa * Alexandra's Bounty, 364 Simcoe St N * Carea, 115 Grassmere
Garden maintenance at one or more of the community gardens in Oshawa general garden and property care * build raised beds, paint * planting, watering, weeding, harvesting * food storage
Event Organizer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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We Grow Food
South Patch, 863 Glen St S * Alexandra's Bounty,374 Simcoe St N * Carea 115 Grassmere Ave
We Grow Food has 7 events planned during the season * with the support of other volunteers, organize events to highlight We Grow Food * use your knowledge and energy to create 2 new fundraising events
Group Activities Facilitator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Development Council Durham, Community Connections Program
Various * Ajax or Pickering Welcome Centre * other locations (eg library, church)
Lead and facilitate group activities * explain Canadian customs, traditions, rules to newcomers * administrative duties
Communication Program Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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March of Dimes Canada, Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program
Westminister United Church, 1850 Rossland Rd. E., Whitby, ON, L1N 3P2
The Communication Program Volunteer assists adults with aphasia and acquired communication disabilities in a group setting, by learning and applying supportive communication techniques * with guidance and support from Speech-Language Pathologists and Communicative Disorders Assistants, volunteers provide clients with opportunities to engage in conversation and increase life participation
Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Whitby Historical Society, Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store
Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store, 900 Brock St S, Whitby
Join a museum team, participate in team events * greet people, be a tour guide * wear a costume as an old fashioned store clerk * help with displays and special events such as teas * general help with museum duties * clean and tidy to prepare for events 
 
Volunteer at special museum events with duties such as being an interpretive tour guide * work with event organizers to prepare, host the event and clean up * share a particular skills, talents and interests
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Extendicare Oshawa
Oshawa Extendicare, 82 Park Rd N, Oshawa
Assist residents with recreation programs * play cards, encourage participation with crafts * one to one visits, reading, puzzles * group events/parties for residents
Girl Guide Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada, Ontario Council
Various locations in Durham Region
Share your skills to help girls and young women develop their potential * deliver programs that help guides develop life skills that are highly valued * program delivery, training, communications * event planning, risk management
Costume Design and Maintenance Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 6th Concession Rd, Greenwood
Assist Costumer to mend, construct and care for costume collection
Costumed Interpreter   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Road 6, Pickering
Inform guests about village buildings and museum activities * present heritage demonstrations * skills training and costume provided
Woodwright   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Rd 6, Greenwood
Demonstrate daily activities of museum woodwork shop * create items for sale in gift shop * use skills to repair and restore existing village buildings
Animal Care   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Wild Things Petting Farm
Wild Things Petting Farm, 2825 Markham Pickering Townline Rd, Pickering
Feed and care for animals, maintain pens, some lifting may be required * baby goats and bunnies, sheep, guinea pigs * ducks, pigeons, turkeys, chickens, and geese
Friendly Visitor - Alternate Language   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
Visit with resident and converse in their language (Polish, German, Farsi, Urdu, or Italian etc) * assist resident with reading, writing
Epilepsy Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Epilepsy Durham Region
Epilepsy Durham Region, 310 Byron St S, Suite 3, Whitby
Assist with awareness building, fund raising events * help with outreach/public education, planning and fundraising
Activity Aid   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Sunnycrest Nursing Home
Sunnycrest Nursing Home, 1635 Dundas St E, Whitby
Escort resident to/from activity * assist with programs * outings * gardening * shopping trips * friendly visiting
Beyond the Farm Gate Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
Various locations in Durham Region
Beyond the Farm Gate delivers educational, recreational and therapeutic programming * under supervision, organize and deliver activities * animal visits, wool demonstrations, curriculum based activities and more * visit schools, hospitals, seniors facilities, clubs and organizations within the Durham Region * attend outreach events for WindReach Farm as part of Beyond the Farm Gate
Community Participation Program/Work Experience Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn, ON
Help coordinator develop tasks * evaluate client success * assist with daily life skills * initial training of new individuals * promote client independence and socialization
Pet Therapy   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Sunnycrest Nursing Home
Sunnycrest Nursing Home, 1635 Dundas St, Whitby
Visit residents with your calm, well behaved pet * monitor residents as they interact with the animal * friendly interaction and conversation with residents
Theatre Camp Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Great Big Theatre Company
First Baptist Church, 812 Hortop St, Oshawa
Assist counselors to implement Camp program 2019 * assist with play production, music, choreography, dance, stagecraft * lead games, supervise lunch and snack breaks
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Fosterbrooke Long Term Care
Fosterbrooke Long Term Care, 330 King Ave W, Newcastle
Assist residents to and from programs * encourage residents to participate and socialize * visit with a resident, share a story, enjoy some time together
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Uxbridge 
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ReachView Village
ReachView Village Long Term Care, 130 Reach St, Uxbridge
Be a friendly visitor to a resident * engage in conversation, reminisce * play games, do crafts, go for walks * tailor visits around the residents' hobbies and interests as well as their physical and cognitive abilities
Community Event   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington
Various locations in Clarington
Assist at fundraising and community events to promote Big Brothers Big Sisters in Clarington * greet and inform public about organization and its' programs and volunteer opportunities * set up prior to event and take down after event * other tasks or duties assigned as required during an event
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington
Clarington schools
Provide positive one-on-one attention, support and guidance to a child after school or on the weekend * play sports, games, crafts * promote healthy relationship skills with family and peers
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Lakeview Manor
Lakeview Manor, 133 Main St, Beaverton
Paint nails, massage hands * converse with residents
Friendly Visitor   Brock  Durham Region 
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Lakeview Manor
Lakeview Manor, 133 Main St, Beaverton
Visit residents and socialize * play card and board games * take wheelchair resident outside
Musician   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Lakeview Manor
Lakeview Manor, 133 Main St, Beaverton
Play musical instrument (e.g. piano) * lead a sing a-long * play background music * perform for residents
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Lakeview Manor
Lakeview Manor, 133 Main St, Beaverton
Assist resident to and from service * encourage residents participation at service * help to serve refreshments
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Lakeview Manor
Lakeview Manor, 133 Main St, Beaverton
Assist staff and help residents to and from activities * serve non-alcholic refreshments * other duties as needed
Craft and Social Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Kerry's Place Autism Services, Durham Resource Centre
Under supervision assist those aged 5 and over, participate in in-house events such as games, crafts and get-togethers * off site events such as day camp or community outings
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Mission Thrift Store
Mission Thrift Oshawa,1300 Simcoe St N, Oshawa
Assist at the Mission Thrift store * receive donations, sort donations * present and promote store merchandise with creative displays
Cat Foster Home and Care   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Action Volunteers for Animals
Animal fosters at your home in Durham Region
Provide a temporary, warm, clean indoor environment for a cat or kittens * ensure fresh water and food (provided by agency), and clean litter box * play and socialize * transport to vet visits and adoption events
Project Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Participation House Project, Durham Region
Clarington arenas - Garnet B. Rickert, South Courtice and Darlington Arena in Hampton
Assist clients with special needs run the concession stands at Clarington arenas * support and encourage the clients in this work * oversee making change and reinforce good money tracking habits
Program Assistant   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Bay Ridges Long Term Care
Bay Ridges Long Term Care, 900 Sandy Beach Rd, Pickering
Assist as needed with one or more of the many recreation programs * porter residents to and from program area * encourage participation * games, music, arts, gardens, holiday celebrations etc
Volunteer in Partners (VIP)   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby
Various locations in Pickering, Ajax or Whitby
Suppport an adult with an intellectual disability to have a volunteer position in a community setting * work side by side with the individual to support inclusion and success at the volunteer location of their choice
Tuck Cart Volunteer   Durham Region  Scugog 
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Port Perry Place
Port Perry Place, 15941 Simcoe St, Port Perry
Deliver drinks and snacks to residents * push tuck cart from room to room * make change for purchases * talk and interact with residents
Youth and Young Adult Friendly Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Living Durham North
Spend time with a young adult with intellectual disability * assist with their involvement in community activities
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Chartwell Parkway Retirement Residence
Chartwell Parkway Retirement Residence, 1645 Pickering Pkwy, Pickering
Serve hot and cold non-alcoholic refreshments and snacks * set up and clean up
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Bay Ridges Long Term Care
Bay Ridges Long Term Care, 900 Sandy Beach Rd, Pickering
Interact with a resident * talk, play a game or stroll the grounds
Field Trip Aide   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Abbeylawn Manor Retirement Home
Shopping and other outing destinations in the community
Prepare and gather residents for outing * assist on/off van * accompany while shopping
Friendly Visitor   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering 
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Abbeylawn Manor Retirement Home
Abbeylawn Manor Living, 534 Rodd Ave, Pickering
Visit one-on-one with a resident * take walks on the property * play games or read the newspaper * enjoy a coffee or tea, spend time with a resident
Happy Hour Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering 
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Abbeylawn Manor Retirement Home
Abbeylawn Manor, 534 Rodd Ave, Pickering
Assist residents to and from program * serve refreshments & snacks * provide companionship
Feral Cat Trapper   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Action Volunteers for Animals
Durham Region
Learn how to trap feral and or community cats in Durham region so they can be spayed or neutered, vaccinated and returned to their colonies * kittens, tame cats removed for adoption
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EcoBusiness Network
Durham Sustain Ability office, 105 Consumers Dr, Whitby * events in Durham Region
Event Coordinaor * event support, venue coordination * work with caterer * support team and assist with marketing and administrative duties * help with member certificates, proof reading and scheduling

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