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Positive Living Niagara
We are looking for youth (16-29) who would like to share knowledge with their peers in the form of educational presentations and participation in outreach activities and community events. Youth will be required to attend 6 training sessions in regards to various topics such as; HIV prevention, harm reduction, anti-oppression, communication and conflict, boundaries and other sexual health topics.  
 
Statistically some populations are at greater risk for contracting HIV due to systemic and other issues and the Peer Educator Program seeks to engage youth from these priority populations; LGBTQ youth, African, Caribbean and Black youth, Indigenous youth, at-risk women and youth that engage in substance use.
Canadian Cancer Society, Niagara Community Office
Are you interested in being part of an elite team of leadership volunteers determined to change the landscape of breast cancer forever? Want to be part of an alumni of exceptionally talented like-minded change makers? 
 
If this sounds like you, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Niagara CIBC Run for the Cure team has the perfect volunteer opportunity for you - Volunteer Run Director - Logistics. Run Directors are the community catalyst in every Run site. Together with a committee of like-minded individuals, you will raise funds for breast cancer research and support programs through the CIBC Run for the Cure. Planning and organizing the CIBC Run for the Cure takes time, passion and creative thinking. 
 
Your Role: 
 
As the Volunteer Run Director – Logistics your time will be spent managing and empowering your committee to rally support and participants, as well as driving the logistical elements of the CIBC Run for the Cure. 
While collaborating with your Co-Volunteer Run Director and the CCS staff, you will lead a team of volunteers who will develop and execute a site plan, organize a 1km and 5km route, and recruit a team of volunteers to support all local Run activities. 
You will collaborate with your Co-Volunteer Run Director to lead meetings, motivate your committee, and act as a local ambassador for the organization. You will assist the CCS staff in vacant committee positions and work with your fellow committee members to fill any voids. You will keep the Run site’s fundraising goal top of mind by working with committee members to ensure tasks are completed in a timely and professional manner 
To ensure your success as Run Director – Logistics you will have the constant support of the CCS staff who will answer your questions, provide guidance and assistance when necessary, and connect you with other Run Leaders. 
To learn more about this exciting volunteer leadership opportunity please forward a copy of your resume to: 
John Cox at jcox@ontario.cancer.ca
Niagara Falls Soccer Club
3800 Springdale Ave, Niagara Falls, Ont. EE Mitchelson Park and other various parks nearby
Assisting with various activities for our 3 day annual AC Douglas Tournament. 
 
May be a convenor for an assigned field. Collecting game sheets, calling scores, supervising any issues that may occur. 
 
Checking books on registration night (Friday) ensuring team is fully registered.
CHAMPS After-School Matters Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
Assist in implementing the LDANR's CHAMPS after-school program throughout St Catharines. CHAMPS runs in partnership with the RAFT and United Way. CHAMPS intends to provide mentorship and support to children. CHAMPS also provides educational and homework assistance.
BrainWave Cafe Assistant   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region
Assisting the Brainwave Café Facilitator in setting up program, leading activities, assisting social interactions
Niagara Falls Soccer Club
3800 Springdale Ave. Niagara Falls, Ont. Located in EE Mitchelson Park, behind St.Paul High School
Game Leader/Coach/Assistant Coach for Co - Ed Youth programs U3 to U18 Outdoor. 
 
Coach/Assistant for the U3/4 (Kinderkicks) and U5/6 (Mini Soccer): Teaching a variety of skills of soccer for a 30-minute practice prior to a 30-minute game every Saturday morning for 10 to 12 weeks. 
 
For Coaching/Assistant coaching U7/8, U9/10, U11/12, U13/15 or U16 and Up:  
2 Hours per week minimum for 12 to 14 weeks. 
Teaching a variety of skills and drills for a 1 hr. practice each week on the weeknight of your choice and an assigned field of your choice. Coach a 1hr game on Saturday mornings and possibly some week nights throughout the summer for our Outdoor House League Program.
Special Friend/Mentor - Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Family and Children's Services Niagara (FACS), St Catharines
Outings throughout the Niagara Region
Spend one-to-one time with a child; organize outings, craft sessions and creative adventure; provide support, mentoring, connection and fun; share your skill and knowledge with a child.
Big Sister   Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls - Montrose Rd
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Volunteer on a regular basis (typically one visit per week) with a girl between the ages of 6 and 18 years of age. Activities vary, and are scheduled by the match. Big Sisters are positive supportive role models to their Little Sister.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls - Montrose Rd
various schools in Niagara Falls, Ontario
Facilitate (with a Co-mentor) 8-10 sessions to teach young boys about Healthy Eating, Active Living, Wise Decision Making, and Developing a Positive Self-Esteem. The program typically runs after school, lasting about two hours, with 8-12 boys in each group. 
 
The program is designed to be FUN and interactive through games, discussions and snack time. 
You can check out this short video for more information about the mentor role 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h6Ec-H3pk6M&feature=BFa&list=UUWGY2uzEzSVjXt5m5xndBOQ
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls - Montrose Rd
various schools in Niagara Falls, Ontario
Educate young girls (grades 6-8) about Healthy Eating, Active Living, and Positive Self-Esteem. Facilitate (along with a Co-mentor) 7-10 sessions (once per week) that are fun and interactive. 
 
Sessions typically take place after school and include a series of fun games, activities, demonstrations, crafts, snacks and discussions. 
 
You can learn more about the program/your role with this short video: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-tgL6kPXvXA&feature=BFa&list=UUWGY2uzEzSVjXt5m5xndBOQ
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls - Montrose Rd
Various schools in Niagara Falls
Mentor a child one hour per week, during school hours. Be a positive and supportive role model to a child. All visits occur during the school year, and on school property. Meet with your 'mentee' one hour per week and engage in fun, social activities - such as games, gym time, reading, puzzles, computers, crafts, baking etc. 
 
This minimal time investment will have a lifetime impact on a child. A little time can make a BIG difference. 
 
You can check out this short video for more information:  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFpnBFi8AH8&list=UUWGY2uzEzSVjXt5m5xndBOQ&index=1&feature=plcp
Community Support Services of Niagara, St Catharines, Administration
St. Catharines, Welland and Niagara Falls
Assist in social and recreational activities in 4 buildings in the Niagara Region (2 buildings in St. Catharines, 1 building in Niagara Falls, 1 building in Welland). Activities include: Bingo, Crafts, Music Appreciation, Assisted Shopping, Transportation, Breakfast and Supper Socials, Movie nights, Friendly Visiting, Special Events, Market Days and Good Food Box.
Girl Guide Leader   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Girl Guides of Canada, Niagara Region - Community 10, Ontario Council
• Provide responsible leadership to a group of girl or youth members while facilitating engaging programming 
• Commitment to creating safe environments for girls, both emotionally and physically 
• Communicate with parents/guardians 
• Adhere to the Girl Guide Code of Conduct and Safe Guide 
• Have fun
Big Brother   Fort Erie  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Niagara
Volunteer Mentors will: 
-successfully complete each phase of the Agency’s enrollment process 
-Participate in Pre-Match Training administered by the Agency or partnering organization. 
-maintain regular dialogue with program staff and/or the partnering organization throughout the match 
-be a friend to their mentee, and maintain contact on a regular and consistent basis 
-be a positive role model, emphasizing behaviour such as trust, respect, reliability, honesty, fairness, commitment, resilience, kindness 
-place primary importance upon the protection and well-being of children and youth 
-be supervised and supported by, and remain accountable to, program staff
Facilitator / Mentor   Fort Erie  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  St Catharines / Thorold 
John Howard Society of Niagara, St Catharines - King St
Various locations- St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Fort Erie and Welland
-Commitment to the program (14 weeks) 
-Ability to go to other locations 
-Facilitating sessions 
-Providing child care 
-Supporting families  
-Assisting with set up and clean up
John Howard Society of Niagara, St Catharines - King St
Various locations- St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Fort Erie and Welland
-Commitment to the program (14 weeks) 
-Ability to go to other locations 
-Facilitating sessions 
-Providing child care 
-Supporting families  
-Assisting with set up and clean up
River Road Retirement Residence
4067 River Road, Niagara Falls, Canada
Play games, help with events
Brock University, St Catharines - Sir Issac Brock Way
The IDEAL study involves training adolescent female subjects.  
- Follow a pre-existing training program with room for individualization