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Bloomington Cove
Bloomington Rd and 9th Line; Stouffville
We are looking for volunteers to assist in our recreation department. Volunteer Opportunities include assisting with: Daily Activities, Large Special Events, Community Outings, Feeding Assistance, Spiritual Services, etc. Volunteers must be comfortable interacting frequently with residents living with Dementia and responsive behaviors.
Orthopedic Surgery Phone Support Volunteer   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation, Telephone Service, Ortho Connect Peer Support Program
York Region
Have you had bone or joint (orthopaedic) surgery within the last 2 years? Would you like to help others facing surgery by sharing your personal experience and answering questions? We are looking for volunteers willing to connect by phone with patients newly referred for orthopaedic surgery to share a real-world patient view of what to expect from their treatment. Volunteers are matched based on the patient-clients’ needs and preferences: type of surgery, age, gender, language, location and more, for as many commonalities as possible.
Chartwell Aurora Long Term Care Residence, Convalescent Care Program
32 Mill St. Aurora ,ON L4G 2R9
1-1 assistance with feeding is an enjoyable and rewarding social experience without a large time commitment. Residents and staff much appreciate this as it can often get so busy and difficult to provide the necessary interaction to make mealtime feel pleasurable for those who need help. Perfect for those who can spare 1/2 hr. for either breakfast ,lunch or dinner.
Volunteer   Markham  Vaughan 
Community Living York South, Community Living York South Markham
Markham
Are you looking for volunteer hours and/or unique volunteer experiences? 
Girls on the Go is looking for female volunteers for our nonprofit program.  
 
This program is open to girls (15+) who are living with intellectual disabilities. Each week, we come together and participate in a variety of fun activities, such as: cooking, crafts, movies, local excursions, and more.  
 
This ongoing position is ideal for individuals who are committed, responsible, and patient. 
 
Benefits of volunteering with us:  
- The opportunity to form new and unique friendships 
- The ability to share your skills and expertise to impact the others 
- The chance to develop important skills such as team work, collaboration, communication and leadership
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.
Visiting Volunteers   Aurora  King Township  Richmond Hill 
Hope House Community Hospice, Aurora
Visiting clients, emotional support, practical assistance in home with light household chores, caregiver relief
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.
Revera Living, MacKenzie Place
52 George Street, Newmarket
Would you like to assist with our bingo games that are held on Saturday afternoon and Wednesday evenings? Along with helping residents to play the game if required, we need help with bringing residents to the activity. To help with having our activity achieve success there will be other duties as assigned by Recreation Staff.
Vaughan. City of, City Hall
The Leisure Buddy program matches campers with mild special needs to individuals interested in providing the necessary support ensuring successful recreation and leisure experiences. The volunteers are not required to provide support such as toileting or feeding, the support simply involves the volunteer acting as a friend for the camper. Volunteers are always supported by summer camp staff and directors and will never be left alone with their camper.
Volunteer   Vaughan 
Villa Colombo Vaughan, Di Poce Centre
Kleinburg
There is always a need for a friendly smile and a helping hand. Opportunities include feeding assistance, friendly visits, coffee socials, baking, card playing and special fundraising events. Please contact if you would like to generously offer your time and make a lasting impact in a resident’s life.
Vision Mate   Aurora  Georgina  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Various locations in York Region
Supervisor: Program Lead, Home Based Support (GTA) 
 
Objective: Provide community-based support: provide one-on-one sighted assistance and companionship for a person who is blind or partially sighted. 
 
Responsibilities & Tasks: 
• Regularly visit a client in his/her home or other suitable environment at a mutually convenient time 
• Activities are determined by client need and mutually agreed upon 
• Approved activities are: reading, organizing, walking, assisting with errands or outings, and friendly visiting 
• All outings are on foot, by public transportation or taxi 
• Notify the client in advance if you will miss a visit; notify your supervisor if you will miss more than two in a row 
• When a client needs more support, service, counseling or information then you are able to give, refer them to staff 
• Track and report volunteer hours as directed 
 
Boundaries: 
• Do not cook, clean, provide personal care, do home repairs, give advice, provide counseling, or do heavy lifting 
• Do not drive clients 
• Do not offer advice or recommendations on treatment, health care professionals, or any medical information

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