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Bruce County Bruce County
Grey County Grey County
Muskoka District Muskoka District
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Simcoe County Simcoe County
South Georgian Bay South Georgian Bay
South Simcoe South Simcoe
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

A year round environmental educational centre which is accessible to all. 

  • Help visitors with rentals of cross country skis and snowshoes 
  • Greet Visitors 
  • Take sizes or measurements, and retrieve the appropriate equipment 
  • While not highly physically demanding, some physical activity and ability is required for this position
Ontario Track 3 Adaptive Sports Association
Collingwood and Kimberly

Instruct athletes with varying disabilities to ski or snowboard, we always dedicate two instructors to an athlete. No special certification is required. Track3 provides training for all instructors. You must be able to communicate effectively, the ability to ski or snowboard in control and have patience and understanding of our athletes' needs. The minimum age for instructors is 17, the minimum age for assistants is 15.

Community Living Association for South Simcoe
Alliston or Bradford
CLASS has varied volunteer opportunities! From being a buddy to one of our exceptional individuals to assisting with fundraising events. All volunteer opportunities provide a flexible schedule to always meet your needs and availability.  
Excellent source of social services experience for students or adults who wish to enter the developmental field! 
Must provide a completed Criminal Reference and Vulnerable Person's Check.
VON Canada, Ontario Branch
Grey and Bruce Counties - Various Locations
Make a difference in your community by becoming a VON SMART® Exercise and Falls Prevention program volunteer! 
The goal of VON’s SMART (Seniors Maintaining Active Roles Together)® Exercise and Falls Prevention program is to enable adults 55+ to maintain independence, improve quality of life and to ultimately promote healthy aging. This functional exercise program can be found in various communities 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.
Professional Armwrestling League Canada
You will recruit build local connections, new sponsors, and strengthen relationships with existing sponsors to offset some event expenses and contribute to the local fundraising revenue. 
That would involve getting in touch with relevant corporations to get sponsorships (energy drinks, supplement stores, local businesses) This will be a ticketed event, so selling tickets to organization and clients.
Social Media   Simcoe County 
Professional Armwrestling League Canada
Social Media/Marketing  
We need someone to look after Twitter, YouTube, IG, FB, accounts - post and report content.  
Attend tournaments/practices to get the content for Social Media accounts (all the expenses would be paid for) 
Interviews with athletes around the world over podcast/video and posting on social media
North Simcoe Soccer Club
Assist the North Simcoe Youth Spring Soccer Association with coaching of soccer teams! Soccer Executives are needed to get the soccer season up and running and to oversee the organizational activities.
VON Canada, Barrie - Lakeshore Dr, SMART (Seniors Maintaining Active Roles Together)® Exercise and Education Program
Barrie, Innisfil, Midhurst
Volunteers will lead a gentle functional fitness program designed for community members aged 55+.
    The purpose of the program is to:
  • Increase and maintain strength, coordination, balance and flexibility
  • Improve health and energy
  • Improve mobility and independence
  • Prevent falls and decrease falls risk
  • Meet new people and socialize
Champlain Manor Retirement Residence
    Assists activity coordinator with different activities such as:
  • Special events
  • Outings
  • Friendly visiting
  • Other duties around residence
Helping Hands
    Assisting with client:
  • Social events
  • Planning crafts
  • Serving refreshments
  • Tidy up after events
Leacock Retirement Lodge
  • Assist in running programs
  • Help with planning programs
  • Sart new programs if required
Trillium Manor
Volunteers required for assisting at activity programs:
  • Special events
  • Outings
  • Meal assistance
  • Friendly visiting
  • Transporting residents to and from programs
  • Assist with the Mind and Melody program
  • Abilities In Motion
      On-site Volunteer at Earl Rowe Provincial Park, Alliston
    • Help people with disabilities kayak and canoe
    • Check paperwork, PFDs and other equipment
    • If volunteer wishes to assist on water we will train canoe or kayak for a small fee, adaptive training is free
    • Off-site Volunteer
    • Help with office administration including record keeping, spreadsheets, grant writing
    Birchmere Retirement Residence
  • Attending activities, programs, and/or events with residents
  • One-on-one visits with residents; spending time chatting, playing card games, doing puzzles, crafts
  • Accompanying them on walks either within the building or outdoors (weather permitting)
  • Miscellaneous duties as needed,/li>
  • Special Olympics Ontario - Central Ontario

    Volunteers are always needed to help with our current sports being offered: soccer, bowling, track & field, figure skating, swimming, t-ball, softball, floor hockey and golf. Please contact for information.

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland
    Northumberland County
    Volunteers are needed to work special events such as presents Bowl for Kids Sake, Heart of Northumberland Garden Tour, Cameco presents Pitch-In 3-pitch tournament, and Gift Wrap.
    Atlantic Challenge Canada, Bay Port Yachting Centre - Midland
    Various activities based on skills of Volunteer some duties may include:
  • Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Sailing and rowing instruction
  • Fundraising
  • Boat construction/repair Other opportunities exist depending on interest
  • Breaking Down Barriers, Independent Living Resource Centre
    Assist staff to deliver various programs such as crafts, bingo, outings and trips for adults with diverse disabilities. Please note - due to COVID, we have transitioned all in-person programs to virtual activities. When it is safe to do so, we will return to in-person programs at our Centre but at a reduced capacity. We will introduce a hybrid approach that involves in-person and virtual.
      For now, we require volunteers to do:
    • Telephone check-ins with our Consumers
    • Organizational/administrative assistance for our Connecting with Seniors program
    • Opportunity to do crafting or recipe videos for our social media outlets
    • Other opportunities that can be done safely from home.
    Kawartha Komets Special Needs Hockey Program
    Peterborough and surrounding five counties
    Kawartha Komets Special Needs Hockey Program provides girls and boys, teens and adults with physical, emotional and/or neurodevelopmental challenges an opportunity to play hockey. 
    Volunteer Duties 
    Mature Adult Volunteers will assist players on the ice, supporting our Qualified, Certified coaching staff and Figure Skating Instructor.
    Special Olympics Ontario - Central Ontario
    Alliston & Angus
      We have three roles to choose from: Coach
    • Assisting in coaching a specific sport to Athletes/Players with intellectual disabilities
    • Team Manager
    • Communicating to participants, registering players & teams for tournaments, equipment coordination
    • Council Administration
    • Leading the community in a variety of tasks (registrar, volunteer coordinator
    Special Olympics Ontario - Central Ontario
    Simcoe North
    Volunteers act as coaches in weekly sport training sessions, working with athletes with an intellectual disability in a variety of sports such as Floor Hockey, 5-Pin Bowling, Curling, Softball, Snowshoeing, Bocce, Pickleball and more! 
    Other volunteer positions include administrative roles on community councils (fundraising, secretary, public relations, etc.).
    Atrium Retirement Residence
    • Provide companionship
    • Reading
    • Crafts
    • Assisting in the Culinary Department.
    Hope Haven Therapeutic Riding Centre
    Markdale, ON
    Horse Handlers  
    Assist a student with grooming and tacking their horse prior to the lesson. Lead the horse at a walk and trot while the rider is mounted  
    Side Walkers  
    Side Walkers are in charge of the rider and making sure that the rider is safe and secure during their lesson. 
    Recreation Aide  
    Assist our Recreational Therapist with various program activities such as arts/crafts, outdoor programs and games, etc. 
    General Maintenance 
    Gardening, odd jobs, building maintenance
    Orillia District Chamber of Commerce, Orillia - 575 West St S Unit 6
    Volunteers needed to help with special events, duties include
    • Set up and take downs for events including barriers/ gates/ posters/ signs
    • help with registration, security
    • assisting with Perch Fest, Boat Festival, Santa Clause Parade, Folk festival and Canada Day
    Leacock Care Centre

    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in assisiting with recreation programs, outings, friendly visiting, computer programs, reading programs and special events.

    Leader/Sidewalker   Bruce County  Grey County 
    Georgian Riding Association for Challenged Equestrians (GRACE)
    Owen Sound
    • Grooming and tack up of the horse
    • Leading of the horse for warm-up
    • Control of the horse during class
    • Un-tack horse and cleanup of equipment
    • Sidewalker
    • Support the rider as necessary to balance
    • Assist rider to complete skills as needed
    • Assist leader with tack and cleanup
      Friendly Visitor   Bruce County  Grey County 
      Home and Community Support Services of Grey-Bruce, Owen Sound - Heritage Place Mall
      Owen Sound
      Provide companionship and friendship to a senior or adult with a disability who is lonely and in need of a supportive friend by making weekly visits of 2-3 hours in duration. 
      Assist clients with activities that they are no longer able to do by themselves and which are of interest to the client: reading, writing, shopping, playing cards/games 
      Provide a periodic monitoring of the client's well being
      Easter Seals Ontario, Barrie-Simcoe County Office, Easter Seals Ontario, Barrie-Simcoe County Office
      Sadlon Areana. 555 Bayview Dr, Ontario ON L4N 8Y2
      Whether you’re an individual, community group, or group of friends, Easter Seals is seeking energetic and dedicated people to join our team of volunteers! In partnership with the Barrie Colts, Easter Seals will be partaking in the 50/50 ticket draw program for all the Barrie Colts home games in 2021-2022 
      * Volunteers will work 4 hours per shift, arriving 1.5 hours in advance of game time at the Sadlon Arena 
      * You will help sell tickets until end of second period.  
      * Once the selling is finished, all volunteers are able to watch the remainder of the game in a designated area.
      Pegasus Riding Association Nurturing Challenged Equestrians (PRANCE)
      Port Elgin
      Horse leaders, horse sidewalkers. Leading horses for challenged equestrians. Sidewalking with those clients who may need some extra support. Volunteers also required during summer camps and March break for tasks mentioned and other activities such as crafts.
      Orillia Youth Centre
      9 Front St. S. Unit 1
      Working in conjunction with the Director and staff. Assist with programming. There are various opportunities for volunteers at the Youth Centre! Volunteers can determine what they would like to do at the centre. Tell us what skills you bring to the table. Create your own volunteer experience!
      Special Olympics Ontario - Central Ontario
      Volunteers act as coaches in weekly sport training sessions, working with athletes with an intellectual disability in a variety of sports. Other positions include administrative roles on community council (fundraising, secretary, public relations, etc.). If we host competitions, day-of event volunteers are also required. SOO-Barrie offers 14 Olympic-type sports.
      Volunteer   Simcoe County 
      Mill Creek Care Centre, Long Term Care Facility
      286 Hurst Drive, Barrie
      We are looking for volunteers to assist with special events with the programs department, taking residents outside, delivering internal mail and various independent programs with residents.
      MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division
      Simcoe County
      Helping out at planned events, various duties are performed during events that are held mainly on the weekends during the daytime.  
      Barrie Bingo Hall - shifts are every other Sunday from 1pm-3pm 
      Volunteers must be 18+ 
      We ask that volunteers do one shift every other month. 
      MS Walk - Five MS Walks in Simcoe County: Barrie, Collingwood, Midland, Orillia, New Tecumseth (Alliston) - all take place on the first Sunday in May. 
      Be a walker - walk on your own or form a team. 
      Be a committee member. 
      Volunteer on the day of the event. 
      MS Leap of Faith Beach Volleyball Tournament (Tyndale Park, Barrie) on the third Saturday in July. 
      Form a team and compete. 
      Be a committee member.  
      Volunteer on the day of the event.
      Client Care   Simcoe County 
      Woods Park Care Centre, Long Term Care Home, Barrie
      110 Lillian Crescent Barrie

      Assistance with resident In-house appointments

      Barrie Soccer Club
      • Assist soccer players and teams to enjoy sport and play well
      • Numerous volunteer positions and types of activity can be seen by accessing the website and using the link Volunteer which will open a page with appropriate links for further information and the volunteer application form
      • Activities do include assisting at special events such as the Special Olympics
      • Applications should be submitted prior to March 30th each year
      Royal City Summer Soccer Camp, Barrie
      About Us: The Royal City Soccer Club (RCSC) is a non-profit, community organization started in 1993. For 3 decades, we have hosted a unique soccer camp experience for over 300,000 children between ages 5 and 13 years. Our camps are now the largest grassroots soccer camp in Canada with over 100 locations in Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, and Nova Scotia. The popularity of our camps is not only due to our program structure, but also because of the great volunteers and staff we have. Our camp operates Monday to Friday from July 4 until September 2, 2022 (except August 1).  
      About the position:  
      Volunteers can apply for:  
      • morning sessions (20 hours/week, Mon-Fri, 8:30am – 12:30pm), 
      • afternoon sessions (20 hours/week, Mon-Fri, 12:30pm – 4:30pm) or  
      • full days sessions (40 hours/week, Mon-Fri, 8:30am – 4:30pm)  
      All nine (9) weeks of July and August are available to volunteer for. Volunteers at our summer day camps may have any of the following responsibilities: 
      • Assisting staff with coaching and supervising children at camp  
      • Equipment collection and maintenance (ie. inflating soccer balls, collecting cones) 
      • General help around camp 
      • Maintain a clean camp environment and help staff meet all safety protocols 
      • Adhere to and help enforce all camp policies  
      Qualities we’re looking for:  
      • Enjoys soccer and sporting activities 
      • Great with children (ages 5 to 13 years) 
      • Energetic and enthusiastic 
      • Responsible and reliable 
      Eligibility: Volunteers at our camp must be at least 14 years of age by the time their camp week of volunteering starts. If you are 16 or older, you may be eligible for a CIT (Counsellor in Training) or Camp Counsellor position with us. Any volunteers aged 18 or older will be required to submit a police background check. There are a limited number of volunteering spots available at each camp location.  
      How to apply:  
      Visit our website at and follow these 5 steps: 
      1. Visit our STAFF section. 
      2. Select the province that you are in. 
      3. Review the volunteer description and click on the yellow APPLY NOW button. 
      4. Sign-in (if you already have an account) or Sign-up if you are a new volunteer applicant. 
      5. Complete the Volunteer Online Application by clicking the appropriate box at the bottom. 
      If you have any issues or have questions about applying, please feel free to contact us at 1-800-427-0536 or email