To build and maintain skills
Obtain an up-to-date employer reference
Obtain current work experience
Avoid gaps in your resume
Improve communication/social skills
Better understand workplace expectations
Use the Volunteer Database to find volunteering opportunities and apply for them. Search for positions that interest you.
Volunteer at Halton Region
Halton Region looks for volunteer support in long-term care homes, at the Halton Regional Museum and through partnerships including the Breastfeeding Connection.
Oakville Hospital Volunteer Association
The OHVA is a self-managed organization which supports the delivery of quality patient care through volunteer engagement and fundraising at Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
Joseph Brant Hospital Volunteering
Volunteers can be found helping in these four main areas:
Museums of Burlington
The Museums of Burlington offers a variety of opportunities for newcomers to volunteer with us! Volunteers help at both Joseph Brant Museum and Ireland House Museum with programs and events. You can enhance your resume, learn new skills, bring your skills to us, meet new friends and learn more about Burlington's history and the area that you live in. Call 905-634-3556 or 905-332-9888.
Town of Halton HillsVolunteers get to have fun and be active while making a positive difference and giving back to their community.
Halton Children’s Aid Society
Our volunteers make real differences in the lives of children and youth. The Halton Children’s Aid Society recognizes community members, parents, teachers and retirees who give their time to enrich the lives of vulnerable children, youth and families.
Habitat for Humanity Halton
Volunteering with Habitat for Humanity Halton on a build at home, abroad, at their ReStore in the administration office or on our board of directors can be an extremely rewarding experience.
Halton Regional Police
With the support of more than 200 volunteers throughout Halton Region who work with our police officers and civilian members each day is vital to helping make our community as safe tomorrow as it is today.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Halton
For just a few hours a couple of times a month, you can help a child succeed in Halton.
Halton Women’s Place At Halton Women's Place the volunteers make ALL the difference. They provide staff with much needed support and assist with the ability to provide services to abused women and thier dependent children.