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 2024 (September -December) Senior Services

CARES Project Administrative Assistant

Community Active Response for Elder Support (CARES) Project is a volunteer-driven project created to deliver flexible, personalized, and practical support services to low-income and vulnerable seniors to Age well at home.

18 hours per week, 3-month commitment
815 Danforth Avenue, Toronto
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Spring/Summer 2024 (May-August) Marketing & Communications

Communications Assistant Student (Summer 2024/Fall 2024/Winter 2025)

Student opportunity to support the Communications and Marketing team with media relations, social media, and writing for various communications tools for WoodGreen.

140 hours, 1month commitment
815 Danforth Ave, Toronto
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Spring/Summer 2024 (May-August) Housing

Data Migration Analyst

Work migrating application information from the old housing application waiting list to the new software and database system.

12 hours per week, 3month commitment
650 Queen St East, Toronto ON
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Fall 2024 (September -December) Mental Health Services

Walk-in Counselling Clinic Student

Lend your professional skills as a therapist to help our counselling team meet a critical need for community mental health services.

15 hours per week, 3-4 month commitment
815 Danforth Avenue, Toronto
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Spring/Summer 2024 (May-August) Youth Services

Rites of Passage Program Assistant Student

Rites of Passage weekly programming, held in local high schools in Scarborough, weekly-drop in program held weekly, attended by youth in grade 9 through post-secondary

15 hours per week, 3-month commitment
815 Danforth Ave. and Scarborough center area (multiple locations in Kennedy/Lawrence area)
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Fall 2024 (September -December) Mental Health Services

Crisis Worker Student - Crisis Outreach Service for Seniors

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 2024 (September -December) Employment Services

Career Practitioner Student-Employment Services

Support job coaches at the Employment Services with client service and admin work

21 hours per week, 3-4 month commitment
1533 Victoria Park, Toronto
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Fall 2024 (September -December) Workforce Development

Workforce Development Youth Assistant Student

Support with Toronto Youth Job Corps Program.

28 hours per week, 3-month commitment
1533 Victoria Park Ave
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Spring/Summer 2024 (May-August) Senior Services

Program Assistant Student - 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 Ave., Lower Level, 1070 Queen St East., 444 Logan Avenue, 266 Donlands Avenue, St. Hilda's Towers
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Fall 2024 (September -December) Housing

Student Placement for Housing Operations & Community Development (East Toronto)

Support Housing staff and facilitate, and encourage engagement of tenants

21 hours per week, or 3 full days, 3-4 months minimum commitment
43 Pape Avenue, Toronto
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Spring/Summer 2024 (May-August) Volunteer Services

Administrative Assistant Student - Volunteer & Student 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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