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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

Please feel free to submit your new Volunteer Application Form; however, please be aware that affected volunteer positions will not be contacted for interviews until all operations can safely resume in 2021. Thank you.

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

Friendly Phone Caller

NESA is looking to expand its Friendly Phonecaller program and is recruiting more volunteers! This opportunity is perfect for multi-lingual volunteers or those who love to chat! Help us combat senior isolation by joining our team of friendly phone-callers, where you will connect with isolated individuals in our community by calling to brighten their day, offer peer support and/or aid with language gaps. Ability to speak multiple languages is considered an asset but not required. Click here to get started!

Front Desk

Do you have a knack for working with people and a background of administrative skills? Join our team of front office volunteers! 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 -12:15 PM, 12:15-4:15 PM. Some basic computer skills required. Click here to get started today!

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. Please click here to get started today!

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. Click here to get started today!

Volunteer News and Updates

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

A new Volunteer Software program is coming your way in 2021! Stay tuned for more information.