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Autism Ontario, Durham Region
Autism Durham office, Oshawa * Donald A Wilson HS, Whitby * South Oshawa Community Centre
Events to benefit those on the autism spectrum and their families  
 
Make decorations for the Halloween party * help to host Hallowe'en party 
 
Help to host the Pancake Breakfast
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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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
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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
Recreation Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
A variety of venues around Durham Region, depending on choice of activity
Assist the Instructor in facilitating a program of your choice (Arts, Creative Movement, Walking, Choir, Minds in Motion, Brain Wave Cafe) * meet, greet, and socialize with people who are living with dementia, care partners, volunteers, and other staff members * participate in scheduled programs and provide leadership and support to others * help to create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive atmosphere for new and returning clients * help with set up and take down, including the physical arrangement of the room as well as planning and preparing for activities
STEM Tutor   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Black Physicians of Tomorrow
1467 Whites Rd N, Pickering
Tutor highschool aged students in STEM subject areas * assess the fit of potential candidates * develop tailored strategies to combat learning challenges * partner with educators and family to leverage shared interest of improving academic performance * communicate where BPT and the STEM Works program can further address and support needs
Partnerships and Outreach Coordinator   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 207 A, Whitby
Work with advocacy team members to coordinate Ambassador and outreach campaigns across the GTA, build relationships and help reach people with sight loss in all areas of the region 
 
Represent CNIB by attending health fairs, expos, and other related community events * build relationships with community organizations who have shared goals with CNIB * provide support to participants and volunteers involved in CNIB's community advocacy and outreach work * participate as a fully integrated member of the GTA Foundation team with regular travel within the GTA * assist with the creation of an outreach strategy that will include areas currently underserved by CNIB * assist with recruitment and on-boarding of CNIB Ambassador and Advocate volunteers * track volunteer activity including capturing program statistics
Street Youth Outreach Worker   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Downtown Oshawa
Hand out condoms * provide information on STIs, HIV/AIDS testing centres * provide verbal or written harm reduction services to street level involved youth * ensure hazardous materials are collected and disposed of safely * encourage use of available on-site and off-site services
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
One Voice - QTPOC Youth Collective   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Help to develop and run an educational events for One Voice, a collective to meet the health needs and define the social service gaps experienced by Queer and Trans People of Colour (QTPOC) aged 13 to 29  
 
The next One Voice event will be in February 2020, and is being developed in collaboration with Cocoa & Condoms: http://www.informdurham.com/volunteer/record/V-OSH1169?Ln=en-CA
Co-iLab Hub Animator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Innovation Lab
600 Rossland Rd W, Oshawa
Animate the hub via events and people traffic * provide supports at the Hub Welcome Desk * welcome entrepreneurs, manage fundraising events, support events * help to attract events and clients to the hub * contribute your special talents * invite the community to participate in activities or showcase products * update website with lively business engagements
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Bethesda House, Shelter & Community Outreach Services
Downtown Bowmanville
Help with set-up and take-down of event or booth * engage with visitors, talk about and promote Bethesda House programs * assist with other duties as needed 
 
Annual events include Walk A Mile In Her Shoes, Take Back The Night, Dinner& Auction, Downtown Bowmanville events and festivals
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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
Phone It Forward Team Captain   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Durham Region
Coordinate and support the development of Phone It Forward phone drives in local communities * raise awareness about CNIB and its programs, elevate community profile * advocate for smartphone donations, educate the public on the impact technology has in the hands of individuals impacted by blindness 
 
The Team Captain is responsible for recruiting and coordinating a team of volunteers to implement phone drives and ensure the team has the information and support they require to be effective * position acts as a liaison between CNIB, volunteers and stakeholders 
 
Assist with team recruitment, selection, training and recognition * conduct regularly scheduled follow up (calls or emails) with volunteers, report any issues or concerns immediately to supervisor * be available to volunteer team to provide support and guidance in their role * responsible for managing all the in kind and cash donations during the event * report on volunteer hours and other event measurables * provide training and on-site assistance to the Event Team Members
Gallery Ambassador   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Visual Arts Centre of Clarington
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, 143 Simpson Ave, Bowmanville
Assist with the Visual Arts Centre's various special events and community outreach efforts * artist talks, exhibition reception * information booth at community events, art festivals
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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
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
Public Education Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Locations in Durham Region
Support the Alzheimer Society Durham Region's public education program * opportunities include public speaking, facilitating information booths, and implementing the Interactive Dementia Experience * volunteers will be asked to study relevant learning materials, accept info booth sessions, act as a ambassador on behalf of ASDR, attend professional development sessions, and engage with the community
Community Events Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girls Incorporated of Durham
Event locations across Durham Region
Advocate for Girls Inc. at community events (Canada Day, Santa Claus Parade, Dash for Durham Girls Walk/Run) * support Girls Inc. booths by handing out brochures, stickers etc.
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
Events Team Member   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Robert McLaughlin Gallery (The)
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 72 Queen St, Civic Centre, Oshawa
Events Team members assist with the set-up and tear-down of chairs, tables, and A/V equipment * be able to communicate kindly and effectively with guests * have an interest in arts and culture, including a working knowledge of current exhibitions
Community Events Display Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Event locations throughout Durham Region
Attend community events and volunteer fairs * assist at booth, promote awareness about Community Care Durham services and volunteer opportunities
Community Outreach Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Attend community meetings, participate in councils and committees * develop a community presentation template for Carion Fenn * schedule outreach presentations in the community and communicate with staff regarding coverage and responsibilities * maintain relationships with collaborative partners and cultivate new relationships * assist in the coordination of special events including holiday baskets/gifts, donor/partner/volunteer appreciation activities
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
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 Outreach/Special Events   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Blood Services, Oshawa, Blood Donor Clinic
Various locations in Durham Region
Assist with set-up and tear down of the promotional booth and equipment * provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives * provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors * assist with management of participant records and event documentation
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
Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Outfox Magazine
Ambassador for Outfox magazine, a small startup monthly publication for children on the autism spectrum * use in person opportunities and social media savvy to establish relationships with potential donors, supporters and subscribers
Jump Rope for Heart School Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Heart and Stroke, Durham and Peterborough Region Area Office
Elementary schools in Durham Region
Give presentations to students and teachers * attend and support Kick Off assemblies * attend and run Event Days * post event, some administrative support

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