Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact organizations listed here prior to visiting in person to receive the most current service information.

Halton Healthcare

Site: Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital

Service: Volunteer Services

Record #: OAK1670
Last Full Update: 18 Oct 2022

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1949
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Volunteers assist the hospital staff in providing care to patients and help financially by fundraising. 
 
Volunteers help in a variety of areas and roles including:
  • nursing units 
  • in-hospital patient transport  
  • dialysis  
  • Emergency  
  • Information Desk  
  • Long-term care  
  • library book cart  
  • Out-patient Clinics  
  • patient visitation  
  • surgical day care  
  • rehabilitation therapy  
  • ConnectCARE  
  • off site opportunities throughout the Halton community 
  • gift shop, convenience store, fundraising activities 
  • many other opportunities, including leadership opportunities with the volunteer association or volunteer department 
  • volunteer positions exist days, evenings and weekends
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) and up 
 
  • physically and mentally capable of performing tasks as required 
  • two references are required, along with a baseline immunization record and tuberculosis testing  
  • police checks may be required
Application Visit the website for specific intake periods
Languages English
Fees None - refundable deposit for uniform * some doctors charge a fee to complete required health surveillance form

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
3001 Hospital Gate, Level 1, South block
Oakville, ON L6M 0L8
 
View Google Map
Intersection Third Line and Dundas St W
Mailing Address c/o Volunteer Services
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Community Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Volunteer Centres
Service Categories Volunteer Development ; Volunteer Opportunities

Agency Overview

Locations for this Service


Any omissions are unintentional and HIP disclaims any liability for unauthorized use or reproduction of any portion of this site. For a complete copyright and license statement please refer to our Terms of Use.