Care Kits for Youth Facing Homelessness

Care Kits for Youth Facing Homelessness, offers individuals and groups the opportunity to volunteer and actively contribute to the community. United Way is committed to getting our city’s homeless youth off the streets and into safe, stable housing. Help us reach our goal of collecting 500 care kits for youth...

Ottawa Fire Truck Pull event volunteer

The Ottawa Fire Truck Pull is a fun, family friendly event, where teams of 10 descend on Lansdowne Park to demonstrate that they have the fortitude to pull a 10+ tonne fire truck 100 feet. Teams will compete to see who can pull the fire truck the fastest, raise the...

Daytime Complimentary Therapy Volunteering – ACO

We are looking for volunteers skilled at a complimentary therapy to volunteer with ACO daytime during the week! Some examples include: massage, acupuncture, chiropractor, energy work, hair cuts, music or art therapy and more! If you're not sure if your skill applies, just send us a quick e-mail! You would...

Gatineau Park and Greenbelt petition canvassing

CPAWS Ottawa Valley has two active petition campaigns where we are collecting signatures on paper petitions calling on the federal government to take steps to grant better protection to Gatineau Park and the Greenbelt - neither of which are 'parks' under the sense of the law and both are at...

Breakfast Club Assistant

As a breakfast club volunteer you will have the opportunity to help set tables, porter residents, take orders, serve meals, and tidy up after the meal. We are looking for someone who can commit to Tuesday mornings from 8am-10am.

Meal/Hot Beverage Server – Wednesday Evenings

The position available is on Wednesday at 4:45pm – 7pm. During dinner time, Volunteers greet, take beverage orders, and serve tea/coffee to community members as they visit for a bite to eat. Due to COVID restrictions and new safety protocols beverages are no longer self-serve for guests. The volunteer will...

Meal Prep Volunteer Monday Afternoon

Do you enjoy cooking? Have you experienced cooking for large numbers of people? Meal Prep Volunteers support the preparation of the meals alongside other dedicated volunteers and Support staff. Centre 507 serves hot meals and snacks 6 days a week. We are currently looking for 1 volunteer on Monday afternoons...

Ausome Sports Program Volunteer

Ausome Ottawa is looking for passionate, energetic volunteers to join us at our upcoming sports programs this fall! Our volunteers are paired with Ausome athletes and support them throughout the program sessions. You will run through activities and drills with our athletes, modelling skills, providing support and encouragement, and building...

Event Planner (Urgent)

We are looking for 5-9 volunteers who have some expertise in event management. The selected candidates are responsible for organizing and managing every aspect of the event. Their duties include conceptualizing theme idea, booking venues, liaising with suppliers and clients, managing logistics, media coverage and presenting post-event report. The candidates...

Adult Day Program Assistant

The Adult Day program is a respite care for seniors living with a form of dementia. Volunteers assist staff in the delivery of the activities. Greeting clients as they arrive at the program, serving tea/coffee, assisting with serving lunch and most importantly, engaging in friendly conversations with the clients ensuring...

VOLUNTEER EXPO

Find volunteer opportunities in person on September 23​

Logo for Volunteer Expo 2022, presented by Volunteer Ottawa.

Volunteer Expo is back this September 23 at Saint Paul University, 1–5 pm. Join us at this free event and explore volunteer opportunities face-to-face with local organizations!