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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
Volunteer Breastfeeding Support Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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La Leche League Canada, Ajax-Pickering
Support local breastfeeding /chest feeding parents and families with peers, and your own experience.
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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
Peer Support Meeting Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St #207 A, Whitby * meeting locations throughout Durham Region
Assist at a peer support meeting for those with low and no vision * assist the facilitator during the period of the peer support group session * ensure a safe environment * tasks will depend on meeting location and need * make reminder phone calls * general maintenance duties * assist with refreshments * other duties as required * track and report volunteer hours as directed
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
COPE Program - Group Support Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
Throughout Durham Region
Become a facilitator in recreation and support groups for those with emotional or mental health concerns * extensive training provided
Text Service Crisis Responder   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Kids Help Phone
A confidential space where you have strong, and reliable internet connection
Be trained to take part in Kids Help Phone Text Service Crisis Response Program * answer texts and provide empathetic support to those young people in need of someone to 'talk' to  
 
Fill out application * be selected for training * get a vulnerable sector check * complete 36 hour online training within six weeks * sign Crisis Responder Agreement, Code of Conduct and Privacy Policy * begin
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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
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
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
Bereavement Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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VON, Ontario Branch - Durham Site, Hospice Services
Durham Region
One-on-one support * possibility of facilitating bereavement groups
Pastoral Visitor   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
One-on-one visit * spirtual guidance * scripture reading
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
Emergency Response Responder   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Ontario Community Emergency Assistance Program, Incident Response Team
Be trained to provide ground search and rescue services for emergency situations * assist where needed at evacuation centre or emergency operations centre throughout Northumberland County * provide community support to Port Hope Police Service and Cobourg Police Service
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
Switch Gears Group Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of South-West Durham
Various school locations in Pickering, Ajax, Whitby or Oshawa
Meet with group each week for 2 hours after-school for 10 weeks * facilitate with other group leaders fun and engaging curriculum * encourage participation, build confidence and be positive role model * maintain contact with agency supervisor for ongoing support and assistance * provide feedback on program effectiveness * adhere to agency policies and legislative requirements
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
Camp Counsellor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Sunrise Youth Group
Camp Wabikon, Tamagami, ON
Support adults diagnosed with developmental disabilities at week long Camp Retreat at Camp Wabikon
Online Text and Chat (ONTX) Responder   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Distress Centre Durham
Whitby
Be trained to answer online crisis chat and texts * learn active listening skills, risk assessment tools and crisis de-escalation * suicide prevention and intervention
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
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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