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Kristen French Child Advocacy Centre Niagara
St Catharines
Assist Building Manager with minor repairs in and around the building. Assist with landscaping & garden maintenance. Clean up & yard work at special times of year or for special events held at the Centre.
Advancing Crystal Beach Community Development Organization
Crystal Beach
Assist group to plant annuals, weed flower beds, arrange flowers in planters
Snow Buddies   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Community Support Services of Niagara, St Catharines, Administration
Clients' homes. Client and Buddie will be matched geographically
Snow/Leaf Buddie volunteer matched with senior or adult with disability. Volunteer responsible for keeping walkway and driveway clear of snow and ice in the winter; and rake leaves in the Fall or Spring. Matched with a neighbour, or someone that lives in walking distance. Orientation before being matched. 
 
More Information: http://www.slideshare.net/SnowBuddiesCSSN/leaf-snow-buddies-online-orientation-2013
YWCA Niagara Region, Main Administration Office
St. Catharines downtown (2 properties) and Niagara Falls, Culp Street.
- Assist our maintenance supervisor with various repairs and renovations within the housing properties. 
- Assist with general repairs and maintenance of the buildings 
- Assist with completing yard work and other outdoor maintenance
Bella Senior Care Residence
Bella Senior Care Residence
Assisting with various light maintenance tasks including painting and patching, outside maintenance of grounds, etc.
Niagara (Region of). Community Services Department, Fort Erie - Gilmore Lodge, Seniors Services - Long-Term Care Home
Meal time assistance 
Recreation Assistance 
Adult Day Service 
Auxiliary - Tuck Shoppe 
Friendly Visiting 
Gardening 
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