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Volunteer

We are always accepting applications for volunteer roles in multiple roles which include but are not limited to: administration and hospitality roles, governance and communication, fundraising and special events, working in the fitness centre, and within our Outreach and Home Supports programs. Active members may apply for any position so download the form below and apply today to join an amazing community!

New Opportunities

Our volunteer opportunities are always changing – keep checking back for new opportunities!

If you are an existing volunteer interested in applying or learning more about a new position, please fill out the “I am Interested in Something New!” form at the bottom of the page. If you are a new volunteer, just fill out the application and indicate your areas of interest!

Fitness Centre

Fitness centre volunteers are responsible for maintaining a clean and welcoming environment for fitness participants. Duties include greeting scheduled visitors, recording attendance, handling payments and fitness passes, cleaning equipment, keep public cleaning supplies stocked, general administrative tasks, and providing information to patrons. Volunteers sign up for various three-hour shifts during the weekdays and work independently with access to the fitness facility!

Protocol Ambassador

Assist our members in navigating new protocols while helping our staff in implementing these changes throughout the centre. Pairs of volunteers are stationed at the entrance to greet individuals and provide the most up-to-date health and safety information, temperature checks (by request), point of entry/exit information, and offer resources and personal protective supplies. Other duties include stocking public sanitization supplies, recording activity headcounts and promoting healthy practice. Pairs of volunteers are scheduled on weekdays from 8:30 AM -11:30 AM, 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM.

Training Opportunities for this new position are scheduled on:

Tuesday, July 28th from 1:00 - 3:00 PM or Wednesday, July 29th from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Click here to book your session today!

If you are already an existing volunteer interested in attending this new position orientation, please indicate the day you wish to attend by notifying the Volunteer & Office Administrator. Please indicate if you have any dietary restrictions.

Front Desk Spare

Do you have a knack for working with people and a flexible schedule? Join our team of front office volunteers as a casual spare! Duties include greeting visitors, answering and transferring phone calls, general administrative tasks, handling payments, registrations and providing information to patrons. Shifts vary based on coverage needed, Monday to Friday, 8:15 AM -12:00 PM, 12:30-4:15 PM. Some basic computer skills required.

Knitting From The Heart

This is a volunteer group that provides knitted items to local schools, shelters, hospitals, and not-for-profit agencies using donated yarn. These items are made by individuals in their homes, which allows both mobile and home-bound members to participate.

Committees & Boards

We are a large organization, with a membership around 2000 individuals, and serving many more outside of our membership through our Outreach and non-member programming and services; We rely on the the expertise of our volunteers to provide direction through our Board of Directors, and through specialized committees. Please see our Committee page for more information about committee roles.

Existing Volunteers News and Updates

Check out the Volunteer Pages in our Newsletter for monthly new updates!

My availability has changed/I am interested in something new!

Existing volunteers (who have successfully completed their application and screening process), use this form to:

  • Update your emergency contact information
  • Make changes to your availability
  • Let the Volunteer & Office Administrator know you're interested in applying for something new at the centre
  • Request a meeting with the Volunteer & Office Administrator

Click here to update your information!