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Volunteering Resources for Teens

Volunteering Resources for Teens & Youth

Canada World Youth
www.cwy-jcm.org
International educational and volunteer programs for youth in a cross-cultural setting

Charity Village
www.charityvillage.com
Information about the voluntary sector in Canada. The site includes a bulletin board of volunteer opportunities in Peel.

Credit Valley Hospital
http://www.cvh.on.ca/
Volunteers are a vital part of this organization.

Duke of Edinburgh's Award Young Canadians Challenge
www.dukeofed.org
Award program open to people, 14-25, designed to develop community service, new skills, and physical fitness.

Exchanges Canada
www.exchanges.gc.ca/
Information about all sorts of exchange programs and activities available in Canada and abroad.

Katimavik
www.katimavik.org
Get to know Canada. Spend 8 months working and living in 3 regions of the country. Food, lodging, transportation are provided as well as $1000 bursary upon completion of the program. For 17 - 21 year olds.

Kids Help Phone
www.kidshelpphone.ca
Learn about the student ambassador program and help kids in need.

Living Arts Centre
www.livingartscentre.ca/index.php/who-we-are/volunteer.html
Mississauga's Living Arts Centre needs volunteers to conduct tours and perform a variety of other tasks.

Nexus Youth Services
www.peelcc.org/nexus-services
Nexus Youth Services creates opportunities for youth by providing high quality services that are inclusive and responsive to the needs and voices of youth.

Ontario Medal for Young Volunteers
www.citizenship.gov.on.ca/english/citizenship/honours/youngvolunteers.shtml
An award to recognize the outstanding achievements of young volunteers

The Peel Community Information Database
http://peel.cioc.ca/
Use this comprehensive listing of community resources in Peel to find agencies which may need volunteers.

Rapport Youth and Family Counselling of Peel
www.rapportyouth.com
A comprehensive drop-in program for youth in Peel which uses young volunteers.

Trillium Health Centre
www.trilliumhealthcentre.org
Formerly the Mississauga Queensway Hospital, volunteers are needed for a wide variety of tasks.

United Way
http://www.unitedway.ca
Funds many programs and organizations. Opportunities to get involved.

Victorian Order of Nurses
http://www.von.ca/en/site/peel
Volunteers work with VON staff to assist with over 75 home care, personal support and community services.

Volunteer Centre of Toronto
www.volunteertoronto.ca/
This organization matches volunteers with charitable agencies.






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