Who Are We? The Senior Connector program is a volunteer program offering resources and referrals in both languages, English and French, to seniors and their families. Senior volunteers provide face-to-face contact, connecting seniors with community information and services in Halton. The Connectors empower seniors with the knowledge to help them make informed decisions. Reach Out to Us! Rece [ ... ]More
One visit a week can bring a lonely Senior a huge sense of worth and happiness. Seniors who are isolated often find their recall of daily details are frosted over. A little social contact can melt that ice and bring warmth to you and your new Senior friend. By becoming a Memory Visiting Volunteer you will tap in to your natural caring abilities to provide companionship to adults experiencing mem [ ... ]More
Nominations for Burlington's Best Awards are now open until Feb. 17, 2017. The "Burlington's Best" is an awards program that honours Burlington's most outstanding citizens. The winners in all categories are revealed at a gala celebration held in May of each year. The awards program is run by the Burlington's Best Awards Committee.
Citizen of the Year
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A Volunteer is someone who chooses to act of their own free will in recognition of a need, with an attitude of social responsibility and without concern for monetary profit. Not everything done by volunteers is labeled as volunteering. In a school, it might be called community service, community involvement or an internship. In professional society, it may be referred to as pro bono. In the street [ ... ]More