Volunteer

Volunteer with WoodGreen!

Every year, with the help of our team of amazing volunteers, WoodGreen serves 37,000 clients with employment supports, tax clinics, Meals on Wheels, friendly visiting and much more.

We offer positions that are suited to all skill levels. You’ll have the chance to use your specialized skills or develop new ones.

We offer volunteer opportunities for individualsstudents, and corporate groups. Scroll down to learn more!


Volunteer

If you want to make a difference in your community, meet new people, gain new skills and work experience, and be part of a fantastic team, please consider lending a hand at WoodGreen. Click to see all our volunteer positions and learn how you can help!

Corporate Groups

The Corporate Volunteer Program gives your group an opportunity to make a difference in your community and gain a greater understanding of some of the critical social issues in Toronto. Our corporate volunteer opportunities will offer an excellent team building experience and allow groups to make a positive impact on their community.

Students

As a community social services organization, we recognize the need to help students gain the practical knowledge and skills necessary to become social service professionals to continue our work in the community. WoodGreen offers a limited number of college and university placements to students who are studying to work in this sector.

Volunteer Spotlights

Volunteer Spotlight: Darrell

Darrell is a volunteer with WoodGreen’s Community Connections program. For the last 4 years, Darrell has dedicated his efforts to help internationally-trained professionals and new Canadians find meaningful employment. Since COVID-19 forced the suspension of many in-person services, Darrell has designed and delivered virtual events for newcomers to practice their networking and language skills. He also continues to lead, design and deliver panel workshops on Canadian workplace best practices, featuring incredible experts who were once newcomers themselves.

You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers!

If you have questions about the process of volunteering, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page
or contact us using the blue button below!