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Fishing Enthusiasts [ More info ]   
Are you interested in fishing? We need volunteers to share the enthusiasm and skills of fishing by helping newcomers to the sport. Demonstrating and assisting on how to cast, untangling fishing lines, putting on bait, taking fish off lines and other general fishing duties. This is a one day event on Sunday July 6, 2014.
Student Community Service Program [ More info ]   
Are you a student looking to fulfill your community involvement hours? Are you creative and work well independently? We are looking for imaginative students who can develop a program based on their own special talents that they could turn into a library program for children.  
 
Some suggested topics might be drama, storytelling, music, computers, crafts, public awareness of an information session on a topic that is important to you and that you are knowledgeable about such as a hobby, sport, or other topic that is of interest to you personally.
Student Library Helpers [ More info ]   
Are you a student looking to fulfill your community involvement hours? Are you creative and work well independently? We are looking for imaginative students who can develop a program based on their own special talents that they could turn into a library program for children.  
 
Some suggested topics might be drama, storytelling, music, computers, crafts, public awareness of an information session on a topic that is important to you and that you are knowledgeable about such as a hobby, sport, or other topic that is of interest to you personally.
Student Community Service Volunteer [ More info ]   
Are you a student looking to fulfill your community involvement hours? Are you creative and work well independently? We are looking for imaginative students who can develop a program based on their own special talents that they could turn into a library program for children.  
 
Some suggested topics might be drama, storytelling, music, computers, crafts, public awareness of an information session on a topic that is important to you and that you are knowledgeable about such as a hobby, sport, or other topic that is of interest to you personally.
Unit Guider [ More info ]           
For girls, Guiding is an accepting environment with diverse and exciting programs and activities that offer the chance to discover new interests, learn valuable leadership skills and make lasting friendships. Guiding gives girls the tools and resources they need to achieve greatness. 
 
For women, Guiding is a chance to be part of their community by helping girls develop their potential. It’s a place for personal growth, mentoring and travel opportunities. 
 
 
School Ambasador [ More info ]           
Our team is looking for reliable, energetic, committed volunteers who can work independently to assist the School Area Coordinator in the effective delivery of our school fund raising programs; Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart. A main focus for these volunteers is on the independent delivery of our heart health awareness presentations– Heart Healthy Kids Presentations. Ideally, for this position we are looking for a volunteer who is able to commit 1 or 2 days a week for the duration of the school year. Access to a vehicle and willingness to travel around York Region is necessary. Teaching/experience working in schools is an asset!
Youth Centre Volunteers [ More info ]   
Would you like to help at our youth center? We are looking for people to assist with recreational and leisure activities.
Therapeutic Foster Family [ More info ]           
Therapeutic Family Care (TFC) is a program where people open their homes to children and youth up to the age of 18. TFC families provide structure and support to children and youth who have emotional and behavior difficulties. Foster parents receive specialized training and coaching from members of a children's mental health team of professionals.  
 
You will provide basic care, supervision, encouragement and guidance to a child.  
 
Opportunities exist to provide care either full time or as a Relief parent ( 1 - 2 weekends per month)
Fair Volunteers [ More info ]   
We are looking for fair volunteers for the weekend of June 6,7,and 8 2014. They are required for a variety of positions such as helping out with activities such as children's events or sports, entertainment, setting up artisan and craft displays. If you would like to help out, please apply.
Baseball Coach or Assistant Coach [ More info ]   
Are you interested in being the coach or the assistant coach to a children's baseball team? Our baseball teams are for boys and girls from age 4 until 21 years old.
Council of Advisory Teens (C.A.T.S.) [ More info ]   
The Council will meet once a month to work on projects that will help shape the programs and services offered to teens by the Newmarket Public Library. Projects could involve program suggestions and development, book displays, web site development, participation in community events, promotional material development, contests, and collection recommendations. This position is for 13 - 18 year old students. This program runs from October to June. Come out and have a say in your Library.
Reading Buddy Mentor [ More info ]   
Reading Buddies provides one-on-one mentoring for children from grades 1-4 who would benefit from reading encouragement. Volunteers will spend one hour per week in Children's Services reading and doing language-based activities with their buddies. Volunteers must complete an application form, attend an interview, and submit a vulnerable sector screening form (reimbursable). Training will be provided for successful applicants.
Garlic Festival Volunteer [ More info ]   
On Saturday August 16, 2014 volunteer to help with set up/clean up, children’s games, crafts, distributing flyers, and other outdoor activities. Please dress with appropriate clothing as you will be outdoors at the Farmers Market.
Program Assistant [ More info ]      
Would you like to help support families and caregivers with children birth to six years of age, along with assisting staff with duties involved in the set-up and delivery of programs?
Youth Volunteers [ More info ]   
Would you like to help with children and youth in our programs?
Leader or Assistant Leader [ More info ]           
We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic people to work in various units of Scouting as leaders or assistant leaders. If you would like to make a difference in a child's life and have some fun. Come and be a leader today!
Student Volunteers [ More info ]   
Students of Whitchurch/Stouffville may volunteer for our annual Book Sale (March/April), the Summer Reading program or a Reading Buddies program. 
 
Special projects may arise on occasion which may be suitable for either students or adults of our community. 
 
All volunteers must be residents of Whitchurch/Stouffville.
Volunteers [ More info ]     
We are looking for volunteers to aid in the maintenance of the living spaces in the shelter along with providing childcare while the mothers are in group counseling sessions. 
 
Yellow Brick House relies on the support of the community to enhance its services to abused women and their children.
Games Volunteer [ More info ]   
We will be putting on a special needs event with 25 different events being offered. Would you like to help with our games on Saturday May 31, 2014 in Markham?
Public Education Volunteers [ More info ]           
We are looking for a outgoing volunteer to promote and educate the public about programs and our association which promotes the accessibility of recreational programs for the disabled in York Region. This person should have a friendly personality and want to encourage every individual to pursue recreational activities in their community.
Recreation Volunteer [ More info ]           
Would you like to assist a person in a recreation program in your community? Our organization promotes the accessibility of recreational programs for the disabled in York Region, by assisting a person in this program you would be encouraging healthy physical, mental and social growth and development of a individual.
Big Buddy [ More info ]           
We are looking for volunteers that are interested in developing a 1:1 relationship with a child (ages 6-13 years) under the supervision of a CAS worker, helping to help increase the child's trust and self esteem. The volunteer will go on community outings, do recreational activities & provide friendship, encouragement, support and guidance.
Driver - Escort Volunteers [ More info ]           
Driver-Escorts drive children to and from appointments, meetings, foster homes, own homes, schools etc.They then accompany passengers to their destination. Drivers are responsible to physically escort, or visually ensure the child's safety in the care of a specified person authorized to accept the child.
Volunteer Tutors [ More info ]           
Volunteer tutors are matched based on ability to work 1:1 with a child ages 6-18. You would meet with a child each week to assist/improve academic abilities. You will work with the child by helping them to implement and develop good study habits.
Youth Mentor [ More info ]           
We are looking for volunteers that are interested in developing a close relationship with a youth (ages 14-18 years) under the supervision of a CAS worker. The volunteer would help increase the teen's trust and self esteem and provide encouragement, support and guidance. The volunteer would take the teen on outings and do recreational activities. The volunteer may work on goals such as resume writing, job search, research etc.
One Time Family Event Volunteers Needed [ More info ]   
Would you like to come and help us out during the year at some of our one time events? As our school year goes on many events are taking place that we would appreciate your assistance.
Crew Members [ More info ]           
We are looking for members for our Scout Canada Rover Crew. The main focus of this group is to fund raise for the community and to assist the York Regional Police with fund raising initiatives. You will also participate in Child Seat Safety displays at local shopping malls working with our traffic unit. This is a partnership with Scouts Canada and York Regional Police.
Venture Company Crew [ More info ]     
This co-ed group explores various aspects related to a career in the police and community services. It is operated in conjunction with Scout Canada with guest speakers, sports activities and service in the community.