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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.
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 Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, The SEED
SEED Fresh Food Warehouse - Guelph Location
*** Currently Recruiting for January start date *** 
 
The SEED is a not-for-profit food project at the Guelph Community Health Centre that was 
created to work towards a community with no barriers to healthy food. The Emergency Food Delivery Program is a response to Covid-19. This program supports 10,000 community members how are most deeply affected by the COVID-19 situation. For example: seniors, people with low-income, people with health challenges. 
 
Basket Packing and Warehouse Crew work together as a team (physically distance) picking and packing fresh and frozen meals into Emergency Food Basket at the packing warehouse. 
 
Basket Packing runs during the week during the day.  
 
Important Information: The warehouse is a large building with ample space for physical distancing and masks are required while on-site. There is a physical element to this role. Some of the produce is heavy or awkward.  
For example: a full cabbage, bag of potatoes and the full food baskets. 
 
*** 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.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, The SEED
*** Currently Recruiting for January start date *** 
 
The SEED is a not-for-profit food project at the Guelph Community Health Centre that was 
created to work towards a community with no barriers to healthy food. The Emergency Food Delivery Program is a response to Covid-19. This program supports 10,000 community members how are most deeply affected by the COVID-19 situation. For example: seniors, people with low-income, people with health challenges. 
 
Delivery Crew Volunteers are critical to the success of this program. Delivery Drivers bring healthful food to people with barriers to transportation or who are unable to leave their homes.  
 
Delivery Crew Volunteers pick up Emergency Food Baskets at the packing warehouse and delivery them to community members homes. The Packing Warehouse is located on Huron Street in the Ward. It is a large enough building to drive into, has ample space for physical distance & everyone is required to be masked. Volunteer are required to drop Food Baskets off at the client doorway and do not enter homes.  
 
 
IMPORTANT Information: This position requires use of personal vehicle and cell phone. This role can be done in pairs with people from the same household. 
 
*** 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.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, The SEED
*** Currently Recruiting for January start date *** 
 
The SEED is a not-for-profit food project at the Guelph Community Health Centre that was 
created to work towards a community with no barriers to healthy food. The Emergency Food Delivery Program is a response to Covid-19. This program supports 10,000 community members how are most deeply affected by the COVID-19 situation. For example: seniors, people with low-income, people with health challenges. 
 
Kitchen Crew works together as a team (physically distance) preparing meals to be frozen and delivered. Volunteers assist with food prep, proper packaging and labeling. 
 
Current shift times are Monday 10:30-4 pm and Tuesday to Thursday 8-4 pm. 
 
*** 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.
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. 
Lakeside HOPE House
Food Market, HOPE House 10 Cork St. E. accessibility entrance 7 Church Lane
Go through Food Market to see what items are running low on stock 
With supervision, bring up additional food items from basement 
Stock Shelves 
As product is selected, move shelved product to the front of shelves 
Bag up toilet paper 
Fill produce baskets with produce bags to make them ready for restocking 
Bag rice or navy beans 
Sort eggs in the walk-in cooler and put into empty half containers to put in Food Market for selection 
Break down boxes 
Take community members shopping 
Pack perishables and non-perishables for daily deliveries 
Maintain tidy and organized work space 
Follow health & safety protocols 
Other duties as required
Guelph Food Bank, Guelph - 100 Crimea St
You will be helping stock our shopping area after servicing to ensure there are enough products on the shelves for the next day of servicing. You will also be helping sort food in receiving (canned goods vs. dry goods etc.).
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.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
Downtown Guelph Community Health Centre - 176 Wyndham Street North
Guelph CHC's program, WE Breastfeed and Chestfeed 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 online Breastfeeding Cafes. 
 
Administrative support volunteers work with the program coordinator and support data collection, scheduling volunteers, program evaluation entry, assist with digital marketing plan development and distribution of promotional material. 
 
This would be a great role for someone who is interested in learning more about breast or chestfeeding, program coordination and promotion or needs to get their 40 OSSD hours.  
 
IMPORTANT information: Volunteers in this role do not need breast or chestfeeding experience. They do need to have an enthusiastic and positive attitude towards breast or chestfeeding and human milk.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
Guelph
Accessing food at this time can be challenging for those most deeply affected by COVID-19. Vulnerable seniors, people with low-income, and people with health challenges may have barriers to getting to or getting their food home from emergency food providers.  
 
Food Access Delivery Volunteers play a very important role by linking community members to the food they need. This includes pick-up of hampers/boxes from emergency food providers, food cupboards or food banks and delivery the hamper/boxes to Guelph CHC clients. Pick-ups and deliveries are made within the the City of Guelph. Deliveries are to the door only, volunteers are not required to enter homes.  
 
This position requires volunteers to have access to a vehicle and be able to lift 20 to 30 lbs. Mileage fee are provided.
Victorian Order of Nurses, Waterloo Wellington Dufferin, VON - Mount Forest
Volunteers are needed to deliver meals to clients in the Centre and North Wellington areas.  
Deliveries are done in teams of two (one driver and one runner). Volunteer positions are available for both tasks.
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
Volunteer Driver   Centre Wellington  East 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.
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.
Cooking Around the World - Volunteer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Through Online tools
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session using a device - phone, laptop, tablet etc.  
• Select an appropriate recipe  
• Provide a list of ingredients and cooking instructions at least 4 days prior to the session  
• Lead the cooking lesson 
• Provide for vegetarian options to be inclusive to as many participants as possible 
• Demonstrate active listening during the session 
• Explain unfamiliar words or ingredients when needed 
• If you are cooking an authentic dish from your country, explain some traditions associated with it 
• Record the time spend volunteering and preparing for the session that will include shopping, preparing and the actual session.  
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the conversation partner is treated with dignity and respect 
• Plan meetings and gather resources to support the conversation partner’s language needs 
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington, Guelph - Waterloo Ave, Food & Friends Student Nutrition Program
Many locations available including those listed above.
Food Packaging Volunteers: Will attend our food packaging site and assist CFGW staff with preparing Food & Friends at home snacks for delivery to the students home.  
 
Food Delivery Drivers: Will attend the packing site to pick up boxes that will then be delivered to the students at home.  
 
Food & Friends at Home Site Lead: Will assist with leading the packing site, communicating with parents, communicating, training and scheduling and recognition of volunteers. 
 
Administrators: Will support the program paper work, track local sale prices on specified food items, assist with budgeting and fundraising.