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Special Events & Program Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Quest Community Health Centre
145 Queenston St. St.Catharines
Do you have a few hours to volunteer and support programs such as Rainbow Niagara while helping plan and set up events such as our annual Halloween Dance, Pride Prom, and similar special events. Do you want to assist in setting up and volunteering at our annual summer barbeque (over 700 residents and community members attend). Are you interested in helping assist with general office/clerical work, would you like to help run health and wellness and recreation programs. There are many ways in which you can volunteer a little or a lot.
Activity Leader   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre, St Catharines
* Lead group activities for Canadian newcomers 
* Yoga, tai chi, dance, knitting, music, crafts, trips and outtings, workshops, life skills, networking, learning casual English 
 
For all new volunteer inquiries, please fill out the volunteer application online at the website below. Will be invited to a general information session shortly after filling out application.
Willoughby Manor Retirement Residence
Niagara Falls
Assist or run programs offered at this property.
Game Leader/Division Leaders   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Niagara Falls Soccer Club
Lead the U3/4 age group (1 to 2 teams per hour) and assist with guiding drills and skills for the first half hour of an hour session.
Group Community Access Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara Branch, St Catharines - Page St, Administration
The Community Engagement Program provides support to individuals experiencing mental health issues through various social/leisure and recreational activities out in the community. 
 
Position Summary: 
 
Trained volunteers will provide group outings and workshops to those experiencing mental illness. The Volunteer will create an environment where clients can actively engage and learn about various social, leisure and recreational activities. The objective is to promote, support and/or encourage independence the areas of social, leisure and recreational skills, working with the Case Manager (CM) and client’s pre-stated goals. This role is non-clinical. 
 
Essential Job Functions:  
• Provide group support to clients out in the community to enhance in the development of social, recreational and leisure skills 
• Engage in various activities including: gardening, music, arts and crafts, yoga, cooking/nutrition, physical fitness/recreational activities, sports, etc.  
• Develop ice breakers to encourage participation between clients 
• Receive feedback from clients using evaluation forms 
• Consult with professional program staff (CM) as needed and maintain communication on a monthly basis (minimum) with Volunteer Coordinator 
• Provide encouragement and support to client in reaching program goals 
• May provide some life skills coaching at the direction of the professional program staff (taking bus, home organization etc.) 
• Maintain privacy and confidentiality of client partner outside of reporting responsibilities with professional staff 
• Develop case notes after each group outing/workshop 
• Log hours and mileage 
 
Essential Job Requirements: 
• Able to provide support and encouragement to people experiencing mental health issues to enhance their quality of life  
• Minimum age of 18 
• Willing to: 
- Provide application information and participate in a selection interview 
- Participate in volunteer orientation and ongoing training sessions specific to role 
- Participate in match closure meeting at end of commitment 
- Submit to a police records check 
- Provide the names of two credible references 
- Participate in an evaluation meeting 
- Sign a confidentiality statement 
- Background in social service field and those with lived experience an asset
Individual Community Access Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara Branch, St Catharines - Page St, Administration
Niagara Region
The Community Engagement Program provides support to individuals experiencing mental health issues through various social/leisure and recreational activities out in the community.  
 
TO APPLY PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE: 
http://cmhaniagara.ca/volunteer/ 
 
 
Position Summary: 
 
Trained volunteers will be matched on a one-to-one basis with people living in the community who are recovering from mental illness. The volunteer will meet regularly with the client(s) out in the community to facilitate social and community connections. The objective is to promote, support and/or encourage independence the areas of social, leisure and recreational skills, working with the Case Manager (CM) and client’s pre-stated goals. This role is non-clinical.  
 
Essential Job Functions:  
• Develop a friendly, supportive relationship with selected client partner to assist in their development in social, leisure and recreational skills 
• Work cooperatively with the client partner and professional staff to identify areas of common interest and plan activities 
• Engage in various activities including: gardening, music, arts and crafts, yoga, cooking/nutrition, physical fitness/recreational activities, sports, etc.  
• Consult with professional program staff (CM) as needed and maintain communication on a monthly basis (minimum) with Volunteer Coordinator 
• Provide encouragement and support to client in reaching program goals 
• May provide some life skills coaching at the direction of the professional program staff (taking bus, home organization etc.) 
• Maintain privacy and confidentiality of client partner outside of reporting responsibilities with professional staff 
• Develop case notes after each meeting with client partner 
• Log hours and mileage 
 
Essential Job Requirements: 
• Able to provide support and encouragement to people experiencing mental health issues to enhance their quality of life  
• Minimum age of 18 
• Willing to: 
- Provide application information and participate in a selection interview 
- Participate in volunteer orientation and ongoing training sessions specific to role 
- Participate in match closure meeting at end of commitment 
- Submit to a police records check 
- Provide the names of two credible references 
- Participate in an evaluation meeting 
- Sign a confidentiality statement 
- Background in social service field and those with lived experience an asset