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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 Work Days   Durham Region  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
A variety of tasks which may include seasonal property maintenance, special event preparation * animal care, and more
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 * participate in activities, outings or support an individual at their volunteer placement * share your talents, interests and skills
Volunteer in Partners (VIP)   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering  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
Activity Aid   Durham Region  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
Pet Therapy   Durham Region  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
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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
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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
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
Many Roles to Play   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Ajax Community Theatre
St Francis Centre, 78 Church St S, Ajax
Many opportunities to help with productions by Ajax Community Theatre * actors, producers * lighting and sound crew, backstage crew * construction and painting * ushers, front of house * costumes and props * board members
Team Member   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
Greet visitors * work as a team member * help with special events * lead historic house tours
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Community Living Durham North
Spend time with an adult who has an intellectual disability * participate in activities of mutual interest * assist with involvement in community activities
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
Offer residents and staff a treat or necessity from the ‘tuck cart’
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 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 marched with families based on compatibility and location within Durham Region
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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
Volunteer Board of Directors   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Driftwood Theatre Group
Driftwood’s volunteer board members are ambassadors for accessible culture, engaging in governance, fundraising, event planning, visioning and hands-on assistance * a director’s involvement focuses primarily on their area of expertise  
 
Dedicated to reflecting Canada's rich diversity on and off stage, Driftwood encourages applicants of all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, ethno-cultural identity or gender 
 
The board currently meets approximately six times per year, primarily via video conference * interest from anywhere in the province is welcome * Term begins January 2020
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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YMCA GTA (Durham), Ajax, Supervised Access Program
Ajax and Oshawa
Ensure program rule compliance * oversee parent's visit with children * take notes summarizing visit activities
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
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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
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Rose of Durham Young Parents Support Services
Rose of Durham,707 Simcoe Street S, Oshawa
Prepare lunch for high school students who are teen moms * plan the meal, prepare, serve, and clean up * use of full kitchen with oven, stove, microwave, crock pots, etc to create
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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The LIFE Institute
On or near the Ryerson Campus, Toronto
Share your knowledge and expertise as a volunteer instructor with older adults * use your expertise, knowledge, passion, on a wide variety of subjects in the Arts, Humanities, Sciences, Technology and Contemporary Issues * develop the course including research, provide reading materials, presentation, and delivery * courses can be delivered in a variety of formats, Lecture with some Q&A, Lecture with some discussion, Discussion (facilitated course), Interactive/hands-on (such as painting, memoir writing, etc.) and courses can include guest speakers. 
 
To assist volunteers, an Instructor Coaching and Mentoring Program are available, and an Instructor Training Program will be available in the new year (2020) and is free for anyone who wants to become an instructor or improve their present instructor skill sets
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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
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
ReStore Cashier   Ajax  Durham Region  Oshawa  Uxbridge 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Oshawa ReStore, Ajax ReStore, Uxbridge ReStore
Operate store cash register * greet customers, price items, other tasks as directed
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
Dining Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Community Care Durham
Sunrise Seniors Place, 75 John St W, Oshawa
Assist staff with Congregate Dining Program * set table, serve meal, clear tables, wash dishes and tidy kitchen
Driver, Meals on Wheels   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Deliver to client homes in your community
Deliver prepared meals to client's home
Luncheon Out Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Event specific, at locations throughout Durham Region
Assist with luncheon, serve food/beverage * encourage clients to socialize * help transport clients to the venue
Office Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Community Care Durham office in each municipality in Durham Region
Computer work * answer telephones, direct calls to appropriate extension * file and photocopy * assemble client packages
Telephone Reassurance Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Call a list of clients as a security check * provide social contact
Transportation - Driver   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Every municipality in Durham Region
Drive clients to medical appointments, shopping, errands
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Cedarcroft Place Retirement Residence
Cedarcroft Retirement Residence, 649 King St E, Oshawa
One-on-one visit with a resident * encourage discussion, and friendly social interaction
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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
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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
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Fairview Lodge
Fairview Lodge, 632 Dundas St W, Whitby
Open and close Fairview Market * handle cash, use cash register * socialize with residents and other customers * stock shelves
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
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
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
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
Friendly Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Chartwell Ballycliffe Long-Term Care
Ballycliffe Lodge, 70 Station St, Ajax
One-on-one visit with senior * play games, assist with puzzles * read aloud
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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
Development Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Crohn's and Colitis Canada, Durham Region Chapter
Act as a community liason and collaborate with like-minded individuals to plan patient support, monthly peer support meetings and education events * plan fundraising events such as the Gutsy Walk
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
Shoreline Cleanup Coordinators and Participants   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, Durham Region
Shorelines in Durham Region
Lead or join a cleanup at shoreline locations in Durham Region * work together to help clean up a specific area at a local waterway * collect and record litter to track the type and amount of litter removed
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
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 Planning   Clarington  Durham Region 
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A Gift of Art
Various in Clarington
Join the committee and plan events for A Gift of Art * attend weekly meetings, assist at events
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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A Gift of Art
A Gift of Art 187 King Ave E, Newcastle, Ontario
Join with the team who bring art programs, events and art classes to Newcastle * various positions available * art library, Kids Camps * supply maintenance, events * gardening, building maintenance and housekeeping
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Firehouse Youth Centre (The), Bowmanville - Church St
Assist with event preparation * set up and take down stage * sell raffle tickets * registration * other duties as required
Friendly Visitor   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Glen Hill Strathaven
Glen Hill Strathaven, 264 King St E, Bowmanville
Encourage residents to socialize with others * stroll the grounds with residents
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Story Book Farm Primate Sanctuary
Sunderland/Cannington Ontario
On-farm tasks include clean enclosures, lift heavy loads, build structures * make monkey dinners, create enrichment, and other farm tasks as required  
 
Note - there is no free contact with the monkeys at the farm. They all live in enclosures and are not here to cuddle with us. We respect their space and only interact with them on their terms through their enclosures to provide enrichment and comfort for them.
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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
Kitchen Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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420 Wing RCAFA, Oshawa, Hall Rental
Wing 420 RCAFA Hall, 1000 Stevenson Rd N, Oshawa
With supervision, prepare and serve food * hand wash dishes
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
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United Way of Durham Region
Various in Durham Region * Duck Derby Oshawa Creek to Brick by Brick Park
Take photos of the action during United Way Durham Region events * have own camera * opportunity to photograph United Way Durham Region events coming up in September 2019 and throughout campaign season
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
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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
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
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
Bingo Volunteer Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering 
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Girls Incorporated of Durham
Delta Bingo, 975 Dillingham Road, Pickering, ON L1W 1Z7
Attend a weekly bingo session in support of Girls Inc * some light cleaning and talk to bingo patrons, ensure an enjoyable experience 
 
This is one of the most effective and useful volunteer positions at Girls Inc. as bingo hall funds are used to sponsor at-risk girls to attend life changing camps for free * ONE bingo shift, raises enough funds to send TWO girls to camp for a week * we need dedicated volunteers for this position
Board Member   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Rose of Durham Young Parents Support Services
Rose of Durham, 707 Simcoe St S, Oshawa
Board and committee member(s) * attend minimum of 10 monthly board meetings and one annual meeting * committee meetings as needed * guide and support the organization that supports young parents
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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
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
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
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Ajax (Town of). Ajax Community Centre
Ajax Community Centre, 75 Centennial Rd, Ajax, ON L1S 4S4
Assist patrons (mostly children) with rock climbing activities * coach, encourage * belaying (securing with ropes) * clean equipment
Beaver Scout Leader   Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Scouts Canada, Oshawa and Courtice Area
Oshawa, Courtice
Help Beaver Scouts develop personal and team skills in a positive atmosphere * encourage youth development through Scouts Canada Program delivery
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
Cub Scout Leader   Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Scouts Canada, Oshawa and Courtice Area
Help scouts develop personal and team skills in a positive atmosphere * encourage youth development through Scouts Canada Program delivery using a badge system and outdoor adventure activities
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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
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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
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
Musical Performer   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
Perform Historical instrumental accompaniment for Stepping in Tyme Dancers
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
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Oshawa ReStore, Mid-Town Mall, 200 John St W, Oshawa
Assist ReStore Floor Manager * merchandise, store organization * product research, price items * administrative and other tasks as outlined by the Floor manager
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)
Volunteer Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Assist the Volunteer Coordinator with all aspects of the volunteer program * seek out new volunteers, volunteer schedules * attend events * organize volunteer appreciation events * assist the Volunteer Coordinator with other tasks as needed
Warehouse Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region  Oshawa  Uxbridge 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
85 Chambers Dr, Unit 6, Ajax * 200 John St W, Oshawa * 141 Reach St, Unit 6, Uxbridge
Sort and organize warehouse * receive deliveries * pick-up assistance * unload truck
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
Fracture Prevention Educator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Osteoporosis Canada
Various seniors centres in Durham Region
Be trained to conduct education sessions on fracture prevention to seniors at seniors centres, retirement homes and active living programs in Durham Region * help with information tables at health fairs, community festivals and events
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)
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
Gallery Attendant   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 educational effort * lead gallery tours, answer visitor questions * monitor gallery space * complete research and administrative tasks assigned by gallery staff
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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
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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Pickering Museum Village
Events at Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Rd 6, Greenwood, ON
Accurately interpret and demonstrate 19th century social dance in Pickering Township * learn and practice heritage dances including English Country, Contra Dance, Quadrilles * perform onsite and during outings to dance clubs, workshops and special events * dance in period costume
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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
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
Activity Support   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa Retirement Residence
Orchard Villa Retirement Community, 1955 Valley Farm Road, Pickering
Assist or lead a program * set up, take down * newsletter and calendar preparation * assist with special events
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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
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.
Events Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girls Incorporated of Durham
Girls Inc Durham, 398 Bayly St W - Unit 1, Ajax
Assist with special event fundraisers * sponsorship recruitment * donor relations, stewardship * marketing, communications
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
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
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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
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
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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
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
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
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
Adventure Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Organize and deliver tours at WindReach Farm * wagon ride, farm and/or stable tour * sensory trail, wool demonstrations and more
Animal Caregiver   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Groom * feed and care for animals * clean stables and stalls * lead small animals
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
Stable Maintenance Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, Alexander J. Mitchell Equestrian Centre, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Under supervision feed horses * clean stalls, tack, saddle pads, blankets and water buckets daily * sweep stables and hay barn
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
Perform for residents at special events, for small groups and celebrations * instrumental, vocal
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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
Recreation Program Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Participation House Project, Durham Region
Participation House Durham, 55 Gordon St # 1, Whitby
Support youth and adults with varying abilities to participate in recreational, leisure, lifeskill and art programs
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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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
Adoption Centre Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Action Volunteers for Animals
Pet Smart, 891 Taunton Rd E, Oshawa, ON L1H 7K5
Clean water and food dishes, cages * ensure animals have fresh food, water * socialize with cats and kittens * talk to potential adopters and others about cats, cat issues, adoption
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
Family Room Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Ronald McDonald House Charities Toronto
Rouge Valley Centenary Hospital * 2867 Ellesmere Rd, Toronto M1E 4B9
Be part of the team who provide warm, welcoming environment for families who use the Family Room * help families feel 'at home' and comfortable * keep family room tidy, other administrative tasks as needed
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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
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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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