Message to the Students

WoodGreen is committed to helping the next generation of community development professionals gain the skills they need to create lasting change. We have a limited number of college and university placements available for students who are preparing to work in the social services sector. This is an opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful programs while working alongside an experienced team.

Our Process

1. Application

Select the volunteer opportunity that interests you and click "Apply". You will be redirected to our Volunteer Portal to complete this portion.

2. Police check

Some positions require a police check; this is to ensure the safety and security of our volunteers and clients.

3. Reference check

Please note that we require two references (personal/professional).

Fall 2023 (September -December) Mental Health Services

Crisis Worker - Crisis Outreach Service for Seniors, Community Care Unit

Crisis work to support counselling, case management and crisis intervention within the department of Crisis Outreach Service for Seniors, Community Care Unit

28 hours per week, 3-month commitment
815 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON M4J 1L2
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Fall 2023 (September -December) Workforce Development

Placement Student Workforce Development Youth

Support with Toronto Youth Job Corps Program, the next cohort of this program starts in May.

28 hours per week, 3-month commitment
1533 Victoria Park Ave
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Fall 2023 (September -December) Senior Services

Program Assistant, Senior Active Living Centre & Outreach

Assist the SALCO Manager with program and project planning, execution and monitoring, administrative duties, research for grant proposals.

At least 3 days/week, 25 hours/week, 3-month commitment
721 Broadview Avenue
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Fall 2023 (September -December) Senior Services

Senior Active Living Centre & Outreach

Identify resident’s needs for cultural, educational, recreational and social activities In conjunction with the Program Coordinator

At least 2 days/week, 7 hours/day, 4-month commitment
266 Donlands, East Toronto
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Fall 2023 (September -December) House & Homelessness

Housing Operations & Community Development (East Toronto)

Support Housing staff and facilitate, and encourage engagement of tenants

20+ hours per week (expected but not required)
WoodGreen Site, in Toronto East, exact locations will be communicated in the interview
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Fall 2023 (September -December) Volunteer Services

Administrative Assistant - Volunteer Services

Provide help on Administrative tasks for the Volunteer and Students Services team.

20 hours per week, 3-month commitment
815 Danforth Avenue, Toronto
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Volunteer Office

(437) 218-2615
(647) 248-0619


815 Danforth Ave. , Suite 300
Toronto, ON
M4J 1L2


Monday to Friday

9AM – 5PM

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