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Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
Grocery and convenience stores throughout Guelph-Wellington
How much does food cost? How is food promoted? Volunteer with Our Food Future project by helping with collecting food data in grocery and convenience stores. This project will help to inform community-based actions to increase access to affordable, nutritious food for everyone in Guelph-Wellington County. 
 
The Our Food Future (foodfuture.ca) project is working toward a circular food economy in Guelph-Wellington. One of its goals is a 50% increase in access to affordable, nutritious food by 2025. To inform how we can reach this goal, the Nutritious Food Workstream of Our Food Future is currently collecting information to understand the local food environment and how it shapes what we buy and eat. 
 
Duties: 
• Complete 4-6 audits of grocery and/or convenience stores in Guelph-Wellington 
• Communicate with the Nutritious Food Workstream Research and Planning Associate to schedule audits 
• Pick up and drop off audit sheet at the Guelph CHC front desk 
• Attend training session and log volunteer hours 
• Have fun! 
 
Skills Required:  
• Basic nutrition knowledge and food purchasing skills 
• Previous experience shopping for food in a grocery store 
• Reading, writing, and numeracy 
• Self-motivated and able to work independently 
• Attention to detail 
• Positive attitude and reliable 
 
*** Special note: This role can be done in teams of 2.
Homewood Health Centre
150 Delhi Street, Guelph
The volunteer will greet and serve patients, visitors and other customers in a friendly manner. You will also handle cash sales and count the float before and after your shift. In addition, you will ensure all food and drink products are stocked and tidy, and record complaints, concerns and compliments that require follow up from the Manager. Occasionally assisting with other duties as assigned.
Victorian Order of Nurses, Waterloo Wellington Dufferin, VON - Mount Forest
Fergus/Elora
Delivering contactless meals to seniors or adults living with a physical disability in the community. Serving/plating hot meals at our Wellington Terrace meal station
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
*** Currently Recruiting for Late July/Aug start date *** 
 
The SEED is a not-for-profit food project at the Guelph Community Health Centre that was 
created by a coalition to work towards a community with no barriers to healthy food. The SEED delivers programs and operates a social enterprise that address the causes and effects of food security.  
 
Groceries from the SEED is a pay-what-you-can online grocery store with a purpose! When you shop at Groceries from the SEED you help people in your community afford good food. It takes a community to feed a community. Find more information and link to sign up here https://theseedguelph.ca/sign-up/  
 
Delivery Crew Volunteers are critical to the success of this program. Delivery Crew Volunteers pick up Groceries from the SEED baskets at the packing warehouse and delivery them to community members homes. Volunteers are required to drop groceries off at the door and do not enter homes.  
 
Use of personal vehicle and cell phone are required for this role. Mileage compensation of use of personal vehicle is $6 per delivery route (6-10 stops) and paid quarterly. Self-scheduling with online spreadsheet is required.  
 
 
IMPORTANT Information: This role can be done in pairs with people from the same household OR willingness to ride along with another driver in The SEED's cargo van.  
 
*** Note: Due to the high number of applications and limited spaces open, we are not able to place everyone that applies. While we appreciate everyone who shows interest and applies, volunteers are offered roles based on best fit.
Parkwood Gardens Neighbourhood Group
Guelph
We need help delivering meals to families in need. There would be one pick-up location and one drop-off location. Own vehicle required.
Volunteer Driver   Centre Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Victorian Order of Nurses, Waterloo Wellington Dufferin, VON - Mount Forest, Transportation
Safely transporting VON clients to appointments with volunteer vehicle. Volunteer goes to door upon arrival and ensure client gets into destination facility.  
 
Volunteer drivers are needed for clients in Guelph and Wellington County.
Lakeside HOPE House
Food Market, HOPE House 10 Cork St. E. accessibility entrance 7 Church Lane
- Follow COVID safety protocols (must wear a mask & visor, wash hands sanitize frequently, clean surfaces, etc.) 
- Go through Food Market to see what items are running low on stock 
- With supervision, bring up additional food items from basement 
- Stock Shelves & move shelved product to the front of shelves 
- Bag toilet paper 
- Fill produce baskets with produce bags to make them ready for restocking 
- Bag rice or dry beans 
- Sort eggs in the walk-in cooler and put into empty half containers to put in Food Market for selection 
- Break down boxes 
- Do community members' shopping 
- Pack perishables and non-perishables for deliveries 
- Maintain tidy and organized work space 
- Assist with taking grocery orders as needed - language skills an asset 
- Follow health & safety protocols 
- Other duties as required
Lakeside HOPE House
HOPE House Clothing Market, 10 Cork St. E., accessibility entrance 7 Church Lane
- Prepare approx 40 take- away breakfasts based on written instructions left by Coordinator (may include heating items in oven) 
- Maintain Food Safety 
- Package breakfasts 
- Set table up outside to serve packaged brown paper bag breakfasts 
- Keep track of numbers of breakfasts made & served 
- Serve breakfast with a smile! 
- Follow COVID safety protocols (must wear a mask & visor, wash hands sanitize frequently) 
- Clean up at end of service
Lakeside HOPE House
Within the City of Guelph
- Pick-up grocery orders and route at HOPE House 
- Deliver groceries according to procedural instructions 
- Return to HOPE House with crates and any un-delivered groceries 
- Communicate with Volunteer & Placement Coordinator 
- Maintain good vehicle maintenance and cleanliness 
- Track Volunteer hours and uphold Volunteer duties
Wyndham House, Guelph - 106 Woolwich St, Administrative Office
Your own home
We are looking for volunteers willing to bake a tasty treat for Wyndham House youth residents and clients.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
Guelph Public Library - Downtown Library
WE Breastfeed & Chestfeed program supports parents feeding human milk in any way, in any amount. Parents can receive support in two ways. One-to-one telephone support with trained and experienced parent-volunteers or weekly drop-in Breastfeeding & Chestfeed Cafes. Cafe is offered in an online format and is a great place for parents to socialize with other breastfeeding / chestfeeding families and get support with challenges. 
 
Become trained to offer support and lead group sessions providing feeding & parenting support to other parents. Keep logs of supporting, track hours, remain in good communication with the program coordinator. 
 
 
IMPORTANT Information:  
 
Volunteers in this role are required to have had breastfeed or chestfeeding experience. Please consider joining this program as an administrative support or in a health promotion role if you do not have breast or chest feeding experience.  
 
Guelph CHC acknowledges the importance of Peer-led work and offers 20 hours of training for this position but also ask for a minimum 6 month commitment. 
 
One of our strategic aims to build capacity in our community. Volunteers in this role must have a connection to Guelph.
Guelph Food Bank, Guelph - 100 Crimea St
100 Crimea Street, Guelph, ON, N1H 2Y6
Volunteers are needed in the mornings Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 12 pm to help service our clients via our modified servicing model that has been created to safely support the community while operating in line with all Public Health recommendations and requirements surrounding the ever evolving pandemic. 
Guelph Food Bank, Guelph - 100 Crimea St
100 Crimea St.
Representing the Guelph Food Bank in public with our various donors and supporters by picking up food and other donations in the community. Dropping off food orders to member agencies. Delivering / retrieving food collection bins as needed.
Salvation Army (The), Guelph - 210 Victoria Rd S, Community and Family Services
Duties will include prepping bread, produce and other items for our opening hours. Stocking the pantry, general cleaning, serving clients during opening hours
Salvation Army (The), Guelph - 210 Victoria Rd S, Community and Family Services
Stocking our free clothing room.  
Duties would include sorting, folding, and hanging clothing.  
General tidying of the clothing room.
Guelph Food Bank, Guelph - 100 Crimea St
100 Crimea Street, Guelph, ON, N1H 2Y6
Help is needed stocking shelves, sorting food donations, making food hampers, breaking down product, portioning and general cleanup.