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Osteoporosis Canada [Central East], Simcoe Muskoka - Mailing Address, Simcoe Muskoka Chapter
in North Simcoe area
Conduct education sessions on Fracture prevention.
Hospital Auxiliary   Bruce County  Grey County 
Grey Bruce Health Services, Volunteer Services and Auxiliaries
Bruce County
Volunteers work within areas of hospital as well as at many fundraisers
Home and Community Care Support Services South West, London Office, Home and Community Care
Bruce County, Grey County, Huron County, Perth County
Peer Leaders are volunteers in the South West Self Management Program, who facilitate the Living a Healthy Life workshop series for individuals with chronic health conditions. The workshop series contains 6 sessions - each 2.5 hours in length. Workshops are offered in a community setting with groups of 6-15 participants. Leaders are required to facilitate 2 workshops per year. Peer leaders receive paid mileage and honorarium for each workshop they facilitate. 
 
Workshops are held in various accessible community spaces, such as community center and family health offices.
Birchmere Retirement Residence
Orillia
* Attending activities, programs, and/or events with residents 
* One-on-one visits with residents; spending time chatting, playing card games, doing puzzles, crafts, etc. or accompanying them on walks either within the building or outdoors (weather permitting) 
* Miscellaneous duties as needed
Huronia Seniors Volunteer Care Team (HSVCT), Wheels 4 Wheels
Midland, ON
Volunteer Driver 
 
Driving a wheelchair accessible vehicle for members of the community who, because of their need for a wheelchair, aren't able to use other transportation. Pick up clients and their escort at assigned time, deliver to their destination. Keep a schedule for appointments. Use provided equipment to ensure driver and client safety. Drivers are not responsible for clients while at their appointment/destination.
Camp Counsellor   Muskoka District  Simcoe County 
Camp Trillium Childhood Cancer Support Centre
Waterford
Volunteers are matched up with families along with our staff as Special Friends and help our families have an unforgettable time. This is a sleepover program, volunteers stay in our counselor accommodations and are asked to arrive the day before camp starts for training and orientation. Room and board are provided.
Hospice Huronia, Tomkins House
Penetanguishene
Visiting volunteers provide emotional support and companionship to clients experiencing life threatening illness * also provide respite to caregivers of clients.
March of Dimes Canada, Barrie - Georgian Mall, Next Steps Walking Program
Peers Fostering Hope seeks volunteers who are stroke survivors or caregivers of stroke survivors, connecting them with new stroke survivors or caregivers in a hospital setting. The peer visitor draws on personal experience with stroke recovery to elicit a positive response in stroke patients. The peer visitor helps patients become more hopeful about their new situation by facilitating informative and emotionally supportive conversations. The peer visitor also acts as positive role model for stroke recovery and resuming life after stroke.
St John Ambulance, Hanover, Grey Bruce Huron Branch
Make a difference in our community by providing onsite first aid at local community events. Use your first aid skills, or develop them with hands-on training, and in the field patient care.
VON Canada, Ontario Branch, Grey Bruce Site, SMART (Seniors Maintaining Active Roles Together) Exercise and Falls Prevention Program
In community centres and retirement homes throughout Grey Bruce
VON SMART and Falls Prevention classes are led by volunteers who VON trains (2 days of practical plus the theory) and certify. Weekly we offer over 50 Level 1 and Level 2 classes in Grey Bruce with over 1,000 participants! We ask for a minimum commitment of 2 hours a week (one class) but have flexible schedules for those who are away for long periods of time. We are looking for volunteer instructors for both levels of classes.
Canadian Blood Services, Orillia - No Physical Address, Blood Donor Services
Orillia
Promoting blood donation, call for more details.
CNIB Foundation [Central East], Simcoe/Muskoka, CNIB Foundation
Ambassador meetings: 20 Anne Street South, Barrie. Presentations throughout Simcoe/Muskoka
Ambassador Partners share their sight and help facilitate the CNIB Ambassadors Program. Ambassador Partners drive members of the Ambassador team (volunteer speakers who are blind or partially sighted) to presentations, assisting with set-up/take-down of displays, and educating the public about the role the CNIB plays in improving eye health and improving lives!
Hospice Orillia
* help to facilitate 8 week, Grief Support Groups (2.5 hours/week) 
* provide a listening ear and a safe space for individuals to work through their grief. 
* maintain close contact with the Client Care Coordinator
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie - Anne St S
Simcoe County
* Assist in promoting the programs and services of the Society to the attendees of the Health Fair.  
* Provide basic information about Alzheimer's disease.  
* Direct people to appropriate community support services. 
 
Volunteers: 
* Pick up display and brochures at the Society offices or an agreed to location.  
* Set up the display as per the Procedures listed in the Health Fair Resource Manual.  
* Answer general questions and distribute information about the programs and services of the Society.  
* Refer individuals to appropriate community support services.  
* Take down the display, pack up the brochures and return the display and brochures to the Society offices or an agreed to location.  
* Complete the Evaluation Form located in the Health Fair Resource Manual
Volunteer   Simcoe County 
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie - 201 Georgian Dr
201 Georgian Drive, Barrie
Please contact the Volunteer Resources office to discuss a wide variety of opportunities. Some include: Patient Experience, Information & Wayfinding, Retail (Café Royale and Victoria's Gift Shop & Fundraising, Outpatient and Visitor Support, and Administrative Support
General   Northumberland County 
Cobourg Highland Games Society
Victoria Park, Cobourg
Volunteers are needed the day before the Games to help put up tents, etc. Volunteers needed to staff the various events during the day. Volunteers are also needed to help clean up after the Games. Parking attendants are also needed.
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Chemung, Harvey, Havelock, Lakefield, Millbrook, Norwood and Peterborough
Role: To provide assistance and support at the blood pressure clinic 
Responsibilities Include: 
• work within the parameters of your defined role 
• represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
• report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
• attend meetings and training opportunities 
• report your volunteer hours as requested 
• be familiar with all Community Care services
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Apsley, Harvey, Havelock, Lakefield, Millbrook and Norwood
Role: To coordinate and facilitate diner’s club 
Responsibilities Include: 
• work within the parameters of your defined role 
• represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
• report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
• attend meetings and training opportunities 
• report your volunteer hours as requested 
• be familiar with all Community Care services 
• plan and promote the diner’s club 
• arrange transportation for participants with registered drivers as needed 
• take attendance and record new participant information 
• collect participant fees 
• ensure payment of meal provider 
• encourage social interaction among participants 
• assist with meal service and clean up
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Peterborough
Role: To provide basic foot care 
Responsibilities Include: 
• work within the parameters of your defined role 
• represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
• report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
• attend meetings and training opportunities 
• report your volunteer hours as requested 
• be familiar with all Community Care services 
• set up and take down clinic area as required  
• complete initial and ongoing assessment of client health status 
• refer at risk clients to appropriate health care professional and document in client’s file / record 
• provide basic foot care and document in client file 
• ensure all equipment is sanitized before and after providing service 
• practice Standard Precautions and Infection Control Procedures
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Apsley, Chemung, Harvey, Havelock, Lakefield and Millbrook
Role: To manage the medical equipment loan cupboard 
Responsibilities Include: 
• work within the parameters of your defined role 
• represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
• report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
• attend meetings and training opportunities 
• report your volunteer hours as requested 
• be familiar with all Community Care services 
• maintain records and inventory, following up when necessary 
• organize loan cupboard area 
• follow the guidelines as set by the Agency’s Joint Health and Safety Committee
Trent Hills. Municipal Office, Campbellford - Front St S, Trent Hills Municipal Office
Various recreation facilities throughout the municipality.
Varied depending on what the volunteer wishes to do. You can assist with various programs, coaching, run games, help do set up and take downs or assist with manning booths.
VON Canada - Hastings Northumberland Prince Edward Site, Trenton, Administration
200 King St. W. , Cobourg. St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
Foot care volunteers assist at foot care clinics throughout all three counties of Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward. The volunteer provides support to the nurses by taking care of the administrative tasks such as greeting clients, booking appointments, taking payments, and ensuring the charts are available and filed away.
Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority, Port Hope - County Rd 28, Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority - Administration
Ganaraska Forest Centre (County Rd. 9 past Garden Hill)
Forest patrols, trail maintenance, special events and projects
Various   Northumberland County 
Campbellford Memorial Hospital, Volunteer Services
Volunteers provide assistance on the nursing unit floor and other departments in the hospital. Escorting patients, friendly visiting, distributing mail, delivering water jugs, photocopying, faxing, directing visitors, transporting specimens, and assisting in patient activities. Other duties as they arise.
Bridge Hospice, The
* Duties will consist of direct hands on resident care 
* Involve personal care and comfort measures such as positioning and turning 
* Support for families will also be given
Volunteers   Simcoe County 
Victoria Village Projects, Barrie - 78 Ross St, Victoria Village Manor
78 Ross Street
Volunteers can assist in the Recreation, Pastoral/Palliative Care, Laundry & Pysiotherapy Department and the Hair Salon.
Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Volunteer Services
1 Hospital Dr, Peterborough, ON
Volunteers provide support for the following services: Complex Continuing Care, Decorating Committee, Diagnostic Imaging, Dialysis, Emergency, Gift Shop, HELLP (Nevada Lottery), Hospital Library, Information Desk, Knitting, Lay Visiting, Book Cart, Outpatient Clinics, Mental Health Services, Palliative Care, Portering, Recreation Therapy, Special Requests, Spiritual Care, Surgical Outpatients, Women's Health Care, Cancer Care, and Foundation. 
 
Apply by attending a scheduled information session. Call to pre-register at 705-876-5066. These are held on the second Thursday of each month at 1:30 pm and the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6 pm. Registered information session attendees meet at the Information Desk in the main entrance prior to the session. If not able to attend an information session, call and information will be mailed. Two written references and a current police record check are required.
Canadian Cancer Society, Peterborough and District Community Office
various
Currently looking for volunteers that would like to work with our Provincial Public Issues team. These volunteers advocate for healthy public policies by meeting with and writing letters to government representatives at all levels. Our main focus right now is indoor tanning, tobacco, environmental toxins and equal access to cancer drugs for all Ontarians. Extensive training is provided as well as quarterly conference calls with the public issues team.
Barrie Christian Hospice
Visiting volunteers provide emotional support to people experiencing life threatening illness * support for their caregivers or family includes respite care and counselling.
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Chemung, Harvey, Havelock, Lakefield, Millbrook, Norwood and Peterborough
Role: To check and monitor participants’ blood pressure 
Responsibilities Include: 
- work within the parameters of your defined role 
- represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
- report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
- attend meetings and training opportunities 
- report your volunteer hours as requested 
- be familiar with all Community Care services 
- set-up and take-down clinic area as required 
- complete initial information form(s) 
- check and record participants’ blood pressure 
- refer at-risk participants to appropriate health care professional and document in client’s file/record 
- provide participant with updated personal record 
- educate and provide reassurance about blood pressure as appropriate 
- arrange for a replacement if you are unable to fulfill your scheduled shift and inform appropriate staff member 
- complete and submit attendance record
Various   Northumberland County 
Northumberland Hills Hospital, Auxiliary
Volunteer opportunities are available withing the Little Treasure Shop (Gift Shop), Petticoat Lane, H.E.L.P.P. Lottery and crafters.  
Opportunities for volunteering with Patient Care areas include C.T. Scan, Dialysis, Chemotherapy, Palliative Care, Medical/Surgical Unit, Maternal/Child Care Unit, Day Surgery, and Inquiry Desk.
Cobourg Saxons Rugby Football Club
Cobourg East High School Field
Coaches and assistants needed for two practices per week and one game. Junior sides practice once per week.
Cramahe. Municipal Office, Colborne - Division St, Parks and Recreation Department - The Keeler Centre
Various locations
To assist with various recreation programs, and work with the youth in the area.
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Peterborough
Role: To provide reception and clinical support 
Responsibilities Include: 
• work within the parameters of your defined role 
• represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
• report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
• attend meetings and training opportunities 
• report your volunteer hours as requested 
• be familiar with all Community Care services 
• set up and take down clinic and reception area as required  
• welcome clients, and confirm and schedule appointments 
• manage and record cash transactions 
• assist with sanitization of equipment 
• practice Standard Precautions and Infection Control Procedures
Friendly Visitor   Bruce County  Grey County  Muskoka District  Northumberland County  Parry Sound District  Peterborough County  Simcoe County 
M├ętis Nation of Ontario, Midland, Georgian Bay Metis Council - Community Support Services
Midland
Visit elderly clients for social visits in their home or in the communityand telephone clients for security purposes
Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre
Midland
Assist with various programs of the centre such as health and wellness and recreational activities; cleaning and maintenance, annual powwow.
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie - Anne St S
Simcoe County
Assist with participant pre-evaluations and assessments 
Help with the set up and clean up of refreshments, games and activities 
Assist Minds in Motion Coordinator to ensure activity participation and socialization 
Under direction of the Physical Activity Program Leader, provide one-on-one support to participants during physical activity component of the program 
Assist with any other required task 
Complete a post evaluation form
RVH Volunteer   Simcoe County 
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie - 201 Georgian Dr
Barrie
Volunteers at RVH assist with a broad range of hospital activities if you are interested contact Volunteer Resources.