Youth Volunteering

Want to learn more about volunteering as a youth? Look no further!

Volunteer Ottawa aims to guide youth through the volunteering process with these free resources. As a high school student, it is important to understand where to look for an opportunity and the proper steps to take.

Browse these resources to get started!

Why Should I Volunteer?
People say volunteers make the world go around. And they are not wrong. Nearly half of all...
40 Hours of Community Involvement FAQ
In Ontario, high school students must complete 40 hours of volunteering in order to graduate, but volunteering...
Volunteering Safely
Not-for-profits should be taking the necessary steps to protect your safety. Young adults under the age of...
Volunteering DO’s and DON’Ts
Volunteering is an awesome way to try out new things, meet new people and grow as a...
How to Get a Volunteer Position
This is a step-by-step guide to help you apply for a volunteer position. Note that not all...

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