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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty Street, South Bowmanville ON, L1C 2N4
All Lakeridge Health volunteer programs are suspended until the COVID-19 outbreak is finished 
 
Volunteers in the Emergency waiting room are ambassadors and provide a friendly face and support to patients/families * this is a pilot project  
 
Offer support to patients who may be in pain, feel scared, disconnected on loved one's status * respond to the needs of the patients to offer comfort, minimize stress and provide the best patient experience possible * engage in conversations with patient & families * way-finding, escort people to various locations * ensure wheelchairs are available at all times * offer Patient Experience Research surveys
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
133 Church St, Bowmanville
All Lakeridge Health volunteer programs are suspended until the COVID-19 outbreak is finished  
 
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
All Lakeridge Health volunteer programs are suspended until the COVID-19 outbreak is finished  
 
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 Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
All Lakeridge Health volunteer programs are suspended until the COVID-19 outbreak is finished 
 
Assist with meal support, social interaction, opportunities to encourage daily mobility/exercises * offer cognitive stimulation with bedside activities
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Durham Region Cancer Centre, Lakeridge Health Oshawa, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
At this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well. 
 
 
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
At this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well. 
 
 
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
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
At this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well 
 
 
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)
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.
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
At this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well. 
 
 
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
Animal Care Provider   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pegasus Animal Sanctuary
Port Perry, Ontario
Animal care * lead animals to pasture, feeding, watering * groom animals * keep all buckets and dishes clean 
 
Barn work * muck out stalls, replace straw, dump wheelbarrows * keep equipment clean and sweep barn floors 
 
Administration * maintain daily logs and animal care records * communicate with Barn Manager about concerns * advocate for Pegasus to attract sponsors and volunteers
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 Flag 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 membership and sponsor lists * coordinate community events and other projects * human resources and other administrative duties
Get (In)Formation Youth Peer Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Oshawa, virtual or in-person meetings according to the group, group may choose to meet offsite
Help with planning Get (In)Formation program, sexual health and empowerment for Women of Colour ages 13-29 in Durham Region * create spaces to address sexual health needs, how to have safer sex, and open dialogue about the unique issues discussed by peers * meet in advance to discuss ideas and develop the discussion * meeting set-up and delivery
Grant Writer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Meeting space in Ajax
Grant writer * develop and write grant proposals and make funding applications to foundations and other grant-making organizations * organize and submit grant requests, establish and maintain foundation contacts * maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines * research grants/funding opportunities * make donation requests to banks, social clubs and organizations
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
Actively recruiting volunteers ahead of resuming the program 
 
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
Actively recruiting volunteers ahead of resuming the program 
 
Setup, prepare and serve snacks to residents in "pub" atmosphere * socialize with residents * monitor alcohol and food consumption of residents
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
Thornton View Long Term Care Home, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Actively recruiting volunteers ahead of resuming the program 
 
Porter to activity * encourage participation * encourage residents to socialize and other duties as assigned
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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
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
Actively recruiting volunteers ahead of resuming the program 
 
Engage a resident in activities and conversation, one to one * participate in activities of personal interest and ability
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby
Whitby
Visit with a young man * support him using public transit * enjoy social time in his community of Whitby
Bingo Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Red Barn, 172 Wayne Court, Oshawa
Possibly starting January 2021 
 
Sell bingo books * distribute game pay-outs * maintain hall cleanliness
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
Front of House   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Whitby Courthouse Theatre
Centennial Building, 416 Centre St S, Whitby
The theater is closed until further notice due to Covid. The volunteer program is suspended  
 
 
Various roles available * usher, concession sales * set-up, clean-up * provide good customer service to all Whitby Courthouse Theatre patrons
Volunteer and Placement Program   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Central Lake Ontario Conservation, Oshawa - Administration Office
Durham Region
Volunteer programs are suspended due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic * volunteers may continue to register and will be notified when intake and training are safely able to resume 
 
Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority (CLOCA) has volunteer and non-paid work experience opportunities for secondary and post-secondary students * corporate opportunities * events Durham Children's Watershed Festival and Purple Woods Maple Syrup Festival
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
At this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well. 
 
 
Provide excellent service to visitors, patients and staff in the Gift Shop * work with cash and operate a cash register and Moneris machine
Child support in Durham Region   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 supportive and engaging 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 matched with families based on compatibility and location within Durham Region
Events Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girls Inc. of Durham, Ajax
Girls Inc Durham, 398 Bayly St W - Unit 1, Ajax
Assist with special event fundraisers * sponsorship recruitment * donor relations, stewardship * marketing, communications 
 
During the Covid-19 pandemic, though we have fewer volunteer opportunities than usual, we are still accepting full volunteer applications
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 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  
 
Now seeking volunteers for the planning group, next event tentatively October 2020
York Durham Heritage Railway   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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York Durham Heritage Railway
19 Railway St, Uxbridge
Many positions available at the York-Durham Heritage Railway Association * ambassador for the railway * assist with on-board services annual seasonal events * offer tourist train experience on heritage coaches, on-board entertainment * seasonal events in Uxbridge, snack bar and souvenir stand * establish and maintain a museum of railway memorabilia * promote rail heritage education
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
All Lakeridge Health volunteer programs are suspended until the COVID-19 outbreak is finished 
 
Treats and Treasures Cafe and Gift Shop at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * be a champion for helping others, operate cash register and handle cash, replenish stock as required and make coffee * training is provided
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area, Durham Office
Oshawa ReStore, Mid-Town Mall, 200 John St W, Oshawa
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Assist ReStore Floor Manager * merchandise, store organization * product research, price items * assist with off-loading truck and other tasks as needed
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area, Durham Office
Oshawa ReStore, 200 John St W *Uxbridge ReStore 141 ReachSt
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Test electrical and other donated items at Re-Store * visually inspect and test for function prior to resale
Truck Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area, Durham Office
Habitat for Humanity, Midtown Mall, 200 John St, Oshawa
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Move furniture * load, unload furniture truck * greet donors
Upcycler   Durham Region  Oshawa  Uxbridge 
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area, Durham Office
200 John St W, Oshawa * 141 Reach St Unit 6, Uxbridge
Upcycle furniture, create home décor and give used items a second chance * Re-Store materials are available for a creative touch * upcycled creations will be sold at the ReStore * money earned will go directly into home building costs 
 
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice
Volunteer Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area, Durham Office
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Assist the Volunteer Coordinator with all aspects of the volunteer program * seek out new volunteers, create volunteer schedules * attend events * organize volunteer appreciation events * assist the Volunteer Coordinator with other tasks as needed
Warehouse Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa  Uxbridge 
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area, Durham Office
200 John St W, Oshawa * 141 Reach St, Unit 6, Uxbridge
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Sort and organize warehouse * receive deliveries * pick-up assistance * unload truck
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
Due to circumstances relating to COVID-19, new requests for volunteer opportunities are temporarily on hold until further notice Assist with awareness building, fund raising events * help with outreach/public education, planning and fundraising
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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
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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 and services * assist with other duties related to the event as needed 
 
Annual events include Walk A Mile In Her Shoes, Take Back The Night, Dinner& Auction, BIA events related to Bethesda House second Chance store
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Music4Life Ensemble, Ajax
Pickering Village Seniors Centre: 29 Linton Avenue, Ajax, Ontario
Play a stringed instrument - violin, viola, cello or double bass - with Music4Life ensemble and the 40 hour challenge * attend weekly 2 hour practice and participate as a volunteer player in one string section * help with setup and take down during practice * perform in end of season showcase * make live string music available to members of our Durham Region Community * assist with performance setup and take down on performance day
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
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
Female Group Mentor   Brock  Durham Region  Scugog  Uxbridge 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Durham
Schools in North Durham
Facilitate Go Girls, program for girls 12-14 to learn about food and nutrition * provide guidance, attention, praise and advice to instill trust and self-confidence * promote importance of staying in school and healthy relationships with family and peers
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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
Board of Directors   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Personal Attendant Care
Whitby Mall, Thickson and Dundas, Whitby
Serve on the volunteer Board * of interest to individuals who are involved in the delivery of health and home care services for the physically and mentally disabled and want to contribute their time, knowledge and experience to this segment of the community * attend monthly evening meetings * actively participate on two subcommittees, monthly via teleconference
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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
Program Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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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
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
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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
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
Historical Researcher   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Road 6, Greenwood
Research ideas and suggestions for new activities * assist with research or research independently for accuracy and authenticity in areas of social history, local politics, day-to-day rural life
Woodwright   Durham Region  Pickering 
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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
Youth Volunteer   Durham Region  Pickering 
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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
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Extendicare Oshawa
Oshawa Extendicare, 82 Park Rd N, Oshawa
Various opportunities to help residents at Extendicare Oshawa * office duties * assist with recreation programs * help with parties and outings * visit one to one with a resident * enjoy a cup of tea, or a walk
Board and Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Participation House Project, Durham Region
Whitby
Volunteer Board of Directors * set policy, exercise oversight and provide strategic direction for the important work of Participation House
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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
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
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Rogers TV, Durham Region, Oshawa - Marwood Dr
Rogers TV, 301 Marwood Dr, Oshawa
Hands-on experience in variety of production roles * Studio Camera, Audio Board Operation * Floor Directing, Production Assistant, Guest Liaison * Switching, Directing * Graphics Operation, Mobile Productions
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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
Graphic Designer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Create materials to visually represent the organization's identity and ensure consistent organizational brand * design flyers, logos and banners * create graphics to be used for digital communications * create and update existing templates including letterheads, Newsletter, Brochures, Flyers, fact sheets, signage and banners consistent with brand guidelines * support the communications team and President & CEO with branding content creation.
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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
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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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
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
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
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
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
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Uxbridge Youth Centre
Uxbridge Youth Centre, 75 Marietta St, Uxbridge
Assist with the unique and engaging programs offered according to your interests and skills * help with supervision of youth to ensure safe, inclusive all age environment
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
Blood Donor Clinic Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Blood Services, Oshawa, Blood Donor Event
Blood Donor Clinic locations in Durham Region
Welcome donors to hospitality area of clinic * offer refreshments * give information and updates to donors about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives * answer questions, thank donors and give milestone donor recognition items * observe donors and watch for adverse reactions * communicates with clinic staff, provide updates on clinic issues or problems * keep hospitality area in good order
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
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
Company Program Advisor/Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Junior Achievement [Durham Region], 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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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
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Salvation Army [Durham Region Thrift Stores], Whitby, Thrift Store
311 Brock St N, Whitby
Customer service * help with donations * keep store clean and tidy * general duties as assigned
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
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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We Grow Food
Work with small team to secure funding for a Mobile Greenhouse Classroom * secure meetings for sponsorship presentations, find and work on leads for donations * help create public awareness about the project
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
Seasonal Maintenance Help   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Christian Horizons. Central East District
Oshawa
Outdoor, seasonal maintenance of one of the Christian Horizon homes * wash windows * minor paint repairs * stain deck * power-wash exterior of home * garden, weed and plant * rake leaves/yard waste clean up
Experience Theatre - Open Call   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Theatre on the Ridge
Locations in Port Perry and throughout Durham Region
Many opportunities to work with the company * Production - perform, technical support set, props and costume * Front of House - box office, usher, concessions * Marketing and Communication - content creation, promotional events, print distribution * Board of Directors
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
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ReachView Village
ReachView Village, 130 Reach St, Uxbridge
Clean bird cages, water indoor plants * ensure area is tidy and well maintained * during spring and summer tend plants in the outdoor garden
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
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
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
Community Gardeners   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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We Grow Food
Gardens in Oshawa
Community gardens in several Oshawa locations seek those with interest or skills in garden builds, gardening * those who have organization skills and technical skills
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
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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
Extra Life Gamer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Children's Miracle Network
Dedicate a day of gaming play for kids in your community at SickKids Hospital * get started on your own or create a gaming event at your school, office or neighbourhood * sign up today 
 
Extra Life unites thousands of gamers around the world to play games in support of their local Children's Miracle Network Hospital
Community Outreach/Special Events   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Blood Services, Oshawa, Blood Donor Event
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
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
Magazine Contributor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Outfox Magazine
Assist with creating editions of Outfox Magazine - a small startup monthly publication for children on the autism spectrum * edit articles so language is clear and can be understood by those 8-12 years old * create graphics inline with articles * write an article 
 
Opportunity to use marketing, fundraising and grant writing experience to benefit CEIDA
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
Volunteer Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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The Animal Guardian Society
Coordinate volunteers for The Animal Guardian Society * volunteer recruitment and sustain volunteer 
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