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Welland International Flatwater Centre
Welland International Flatware Centre (North Course)
Various jobs and descriptions available on the website. 
** Examples: Boat Holder, Parking Assistant, Accreditation, Boat Driver, etc.
Niagara (Region of). Community Services Department, Niagara Falls - The Meadows of Dorchester, Seniors Services - Long-Term Care Home
Niagara Falls
Assist with various day programs such as coffee socials,arts & crafts, woodworking, table games, cards, music activities and outings.
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.
Running Races Assistance   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
St Catharines Roadrunners and Walkers
Niagara
Help the race directors with n of our five races through out the year, including handing out water, directing runners or something else. Please check the website for race days. welovetorun.com
Volunteer   Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake 
Cavendish Manor Retirement Living
Aid the Recreation manager with running various activities, 1:1 visits with residents, helping with various partys and open house events, shopping and lunch outings and various other duties. 
**** We are also looking for volunteer singing/ entertainment groups ****
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
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls - Montrose Rd
Various schools in Niagara Falls, Ontario
Looking for male mentors (ages 18 years-35 years) to facilitate our Game On! mentoring program. This weekly progam is comprised of 7-10 sessions that will teach young boys about Healthy Eating, Active Living, Wise Decision Making, and Developing a Positive Self-Esteem. The programs typically run during the elementary school day, each session lasting about 1.5 hours. The program is 7-10 sessions in length, with 8-12 boys in each group. You will facilitate the group with a co-mentor.  
 
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
Mentor young girls (grades 6-8) by discussing Healthy Eating, Active Living, and Positive Self-Esteem. Facilitate (along with a Co-mentor) 7-10 ninety-minute sessions (once per week) that are fun and interactive. 
 
Sessions typically take place during the school day 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
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.
Loyalist Retirement Residence, The
190 King Street St Catharines
Hands on experience in working within a community based setting 
Running activities on some weekends and some evenings 
Accompanying residents on excursions
River Road Retirement Residence
4067 River Road, Niagara Falls, Canada
Play games, help with events
United Mennonite Home
Vineland
Provide sensory and emotional stimulation to residents through pet visits.
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
Volunteer   Port Colborne / Wainfleet 
Niagara Region Helping Green ELFS
Volunteers for our Christmas free kids shopping event and food drive. 
- Duties can include: 
wrapping presents, collecting canned goods, face painting, helping children pick gifts out, helping kids check out their gifts, hand out treats at out November 28th 2015. 
We are constantly looking for help: 
We do many activities within Niagara Region. 
We are constantly looking for gently used items for families.kids and seniors. 
 
We need people to set up or this event in the morning of November 28th 
October through November 
We need storage places, people to pick up donations in their own areas, or be drop off locations for November. 
We need people to collect gently used items.
Event Volunteers   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Ride to Conquer Cancer
Volunteers contribute their time, skills, and creativity to bring The Ride to Conquer Cancer® to life. Volunteers help us execute the logistics of Opening Ceremonies and the Finish Line in Niagara Falls. We have various teams to choose from including:  
 
Jersey Exchange 
Rider Check In 
Finish Line Team 
Bike Parking 
 
Volunteers will be provided with a team description in advance which outlines the tasks for each day. The Volunteer coordinator will be in touch periodically to check in and ensure the training materials and instructions are understood well received. All volunteers will also have a Team Captain to help communicate detail and support their volunteer journey.
Brain Injury Community Re-Entry (Niagara) Inc
At various locations
Provide friendly visiting to individuals with an acquired brain injury; go out in the community together (for walks, coffee, movies, etc).
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
Senior companion, program facilitator   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Plymouth Cordage Retirement Community
Welland Ontario
Facilitate programs, 1:1 visits with seniors, going for walks, attending trips/outings to the mall, reading to them, crafts, musical programs, baking, knitting, recreational activities.