Get Involved

WoodGreen is fortunate to have the support of thousands of volunteers who give their time and talent to improve lives in their communities. There are countless ways to get involved — whether it’s organizing recreational activities for seniors, supporting newcomers in their settlement journey, helping out at our weekly food bank or assisting with special events.

We have fun and rewarding opportunities for individuals, students and corporate groups. Find the role that’s right for you!

If you are unable to fulfill the precise scheduling requirements of the positions listed, we are open to exploring alternative arrangements that align with your availability.

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What are you looking for?

Individual Volunteers

Are you ready to make a difference in your community? Meet like-minded people? Build new skills and share your expertise? Consider joining the team at WoodGreen. Our volunteers come from all walks of life and share a passion for helping others.

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Internships & Student Placements

WoodGreen is committed to helping the next generation of community leaders gain the experience they need to drive social innovation and progress. We offer a limited number of college and university placements to students who are preparing to work in related sectors.

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Corporate Groups

Our Corporate Volunteer Program offers unique and meaningful team-building experiences for small and large groups. This is a chance for your team to gain a deeper understanding of local issues and work together to create positive change.

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News & Updates

Join Community Active Response for Elder Support Project (CARES Project)

Volunteer to help support seniors in your community

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Our volunteers are the backbone of WoodGreen programs, read more about their volunteering experience and how it has impacted their life and the community they are serving.

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Know more about volunteer recognition testimonials, flash stories, latest updates and other interesting information from Volunteer & Student Services quarterly newsletter.

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Volunteer & Student Services are organizing multiple events and training sessions for their volunteers and students, check out the upcoming events and contact us for more information.

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Got Questions?

View our FAQ for more information about volunteering with WoodGreen.

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