Mission Services is hosting a Christmas Care Program as part of their holiday program. This program serves over 1,000 families during the holiday season and more than 1,600 children.
Volunteers are needed to assist with Christmas Care Program.
Responsibilities of Volunteer:
- Welcome and engage with community members waiting for intake at the Good Food Centre.
- Assist with organizing and restocking gifts and toys in gift room.
- Assist with sorting and organizing food in the Food Bank and restocking shelves.
- Re-package food donations into size appropriate bags for distribution.
- Make referrals to available resources; consult with staff when unsure of information.
Transportation from Fennell Campus and lunch will be provided.
Two shifts are available:
9:00 am- 12:30 pm and 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Common Grounds is run in partnership with Wesley Urban Ministries’ Neighbourhood and Newcomer Services program.
Common Grounds student volunteers meet with newcomer Syrian refugees in cafés, engaging them in conversation and companionship. The goal is to help them improve speaking skills and to help them feel a sense of inclusion and connection within their community.
We will be meeting at Wesley every Friday
As a volunteer with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, the impact of your efforts will be felt by the millions of Canadians affected by Crohn's or colitis today, and for years to come. We encourage you to apply and join our team.
We are looking to engage eager individuals to encourage patient support and fundraising events within the local area, in any of the following areas:
• event organization
• volunteer recruitment
• marketing and communications
• donations and sponsorship's
• has community contacts
Commitment is a few hours every month, with the possibility of more hours leading up to events, these include, but are not limited to:
• Monthly peer support meetings (September 2018-June 2019)
• Chapter events (ongoing)
• Gutsy Walk (June 2019)
If you are interested in getting involved, please contact us via e-mail or through our website.
Wellness4U is looking for volunteers to help the Canadian Blood Services hold a OneMatch Swabbing event.
The event is taking place at the Fennell Campus Thursday November 29th from 10 to 2pm.
- informing potential registrants about the OneMatch program
- labeling the swab kits
- instructing people how to swab
- checking the registration form for completeness
Volunteers will be trained ½ hour before the event. We are looking for volunteers who are available for either 2 hours or 4 hours on the following dates
Fennell Campus - Tuesday November 29th from 10am - 2pm
Volunteers will receive a $10.00 One Card gift card.
The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, They are seeking volunteers for the Community Health and Wellness Tapestry Program.
Reporting to the Volunteer Coordinator, the Community Connector Volunteer will work to help people stay healthier for longer in the places where they live. The Community Connector Volunteer will work in this adaptable model of health care to connect senior clients with their primary health care team and their community, through the support of technology.
The Peer Mentorship Program is back for the fall of 2018! If you're interested in mentoring new Mohawk students and helping make their transition to college life a smooth one, this position is for you!
Neighbour to Neighbour is looking for Kitchen Volunteers to assist with many different tasks in our community kitchen.
The kitchen volunteer will support the community chef in preparing foods for various programs at the centre including community meals.
Responsibilities of the kitchen volunteer include helping prepare healthy, delicious meals for service to community members, various tasks in handling, preparation, cooking, service and storage of food, work within a scheduled time frame, work within a set plan and focus on specific tasks, ensure proper safe handling, labeling and storage of foods, keep kitchen clean and organized, and share the responsibility of washing dishes and sweeping and mopping floors.
Estimated Time Commitment
For more information please contact Hannah Armstrong
Student Life is looking for volunteers to assist with the Mohawk College Walksmart Program.
Walksmart Volunteers promote a safe environment for our campus community by providing safe walks for students, staff and faculty to their cars, bus stop or house in the surrounding area of the campus.
Volunteers must be able to commit to regular shifts per week to ensure consistency in service and to the individuals they walk.
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
They YWCA is looking for volunteers to assist with their Good Beginnings program which is available for mothers in Hamilton and the surrounding area with infants younger than six months of age.
The program provides free in-home support for mothers to help them cope with the challenges of having a new baby and/or for women who are at risk of postpartum depression. The program involves weekly in-home visits from a trained volunteer
Volunteers must have medical clearance and show proof of immunizations (MMR, 1 step TB test within six months, Tetanus within 10 years)
Minimum Age: 18 years old
For More information please contact the YWCA