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Group Facilitator   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, York Region
various locations in York Region
We are looking for a group facilitator that has personal bereavement experience to:  
 
* Provide one-on-one support to bereaved individuals and families as referred by BFOYR staff 
* Assist with the completion of one-on-one intakes for individuals entering BFOYR closed groups 
* Co-facilitate closed support groups according to the agenda and guidelines supplied by BFOYR 
* Assist with scheduled support sessions
Professional Advisory Committee   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, York Region
The Professional Advisory Committee meets bi-monthly, not including the summer months. 
 
Purpose: To create a vision for the future of BFO and augment the self-help model of BFO with professional expertise in the area of bereavement. 
 
Outline of Responsibilities/Tasks: 
To review needs and establish programs to meet the needs of the bereaved in the community. 
To support/develop bereaved facilitators through the Facilitator Training Program. 
To recruit and interview qualified volunteers/facilitators for current programs. 
To assist in providing public education in the area of bereavement. 
To screen and support appropriate research in the field of bereavement. 
To be a resource to the bereavement volunteer facilitators and the staff. 
To provide written document regarding status and direction of P.A.C. 
PAC should approve in principle BFO’s goals and programs(self-help model) 
PAC will appoint from its members, sub committees to facilitate the successful function of the committee if needed.
Doane House Hospice
In the client's home, and when appropriate, out in the community.
Working as a key part of the health care team, to provide companionship, practical assistance and caregiver relief to persons who are living with a life-threatening illness. To provide non-medical, short-term respite care in the client's home.
Hospice Georgina
Sutton
We are looking for volunteers that will co-facilitate a program that is offered for caregiver relief. If you would like to help in a welcoming atmosphere where you will work with a group of clients to provide leisure and social activities please apply today.
Hospice Georgina
Sutton
Our lifestyle program can improve a clients outlook, coping skills and sense of purpose in life. Lifestyle volunteers offer hands on opportunities to explore creative arts, such as painting, quilting, music, journaling, scrap booking, gardening drumming, photography, crafts and more. These activities and complementary therapies support our clients well being by providing yoga, meditation, visualization, native healing, Tai Chi, therapeutic touch, massage therapy and more. If you would like to volunteer or have skills to share please help in this exciting program today.
Hospice Georgina
In the client's home, and when appropriate, out in the community.
Working as a key part of the health care team, to provide companionship, practical assistance and caregiver relief to persons who are living with a life-threatening illness. To provide non-medical, short-term respite care in the client's home.
Hospice Vaughan, Counsellling
Concord, Maple, Vaughan, Woodbridge
In-Home volunteers - offering companionship to individuals with a palliative diagnosis and respite care for caregivers in the home.  
Community Outreach volunteers - providing awareness about Hospice Vaughan at community events and recruitment.  
Day Program volunteers - assisting with cooking, serving and programs during the Wednesday day program. 
Administrative volunteers - answering phones, filing, greeting desk, cleaning, etc.  
Special events volunteer - being involved with the events team to organize and promote events such as the Gala and Hike for Hospice. 
Grief and Bereavement support volunteer - co-facilitating grief and bereavement groups 
Children's programs - Assisting with children's grief and bereavement programs throughout the year 
Complementary therapy - individuals who are professional therapist (Reiki, Yoga, Meditation, fitness etc)  
Educator/Public health speaker - individual interested in sharing knowledge in the a variety of areas. These educational pieces will be shared with clients, volunteers, caregivers, staff and community members.
Kinark Child and Family Services, Head Office and Kinark Foundation
York Region
Would you like to become a mentor by volunteering to be a positive role model for a child with social and/or emotional problems? Volunteers are matched with a specific child to share weekly activities in the community and provide the child with a positive role model. An average of 3-4 hours a week is required. Male and culturally diverse volunteers are especially needed. Mileage and some expenses are reimbursed. 
 
We also recruit volunteers for group support. Mostly evening time frames, one night a week for a couple of hours.
Women's Support Network of York Region
Newmarket
Volunteers needed for: 24-hour Crisis Line, child minding, fundraising, bingo, Board of Directors and community event planning. 
Volunteers are required to: Act within the spirit of our Vision and Core Values & Guiding Principles; Adhere to our policies and procedures; Maintain confidentiality Commit to the time requirements; and Attend all required training sessions and/ or orientation sessions.
Big Buddy Mentor   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
York Region Children's Aid Society, Main Office
York Region
We are looking for volunteers that are interested in developing a 1:1 relationship with a child/teen (ages 6-18 years) under the supervision of a CAS worker, helping to increase the child's trust and self esteem. The volunteer will go on community outings, do recreational activities & provide friendship, encouragement, support and guidance.
Child/Youth Mentor   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
York Region Children's Aid Society, Main Office
York Region
We are looking for volunteers that are interested in developing a close relationship with children and youth (ages 4-18 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.
Volunteer Tutors   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
York Region Children's Aid Society, Main Office
In child's home or alternate location such as the local library
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.

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