Volunteers

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YMCA Immigrant Services is strengthened by the role of our volunteers

As a volunteer you have an opportunity to support professional and social integration of newcomers. Through your participation you will welcome new immigrants, give them orientation to Canadian culture and support them in making Canada and Waterloo Region their home.

As a volunteer you must be available 2 - 4 hours per week, have an acceptable Police Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening, and xcellent English skills.

Interested in volunteering? 

Volunteer Opportunities

There are many different ways to get involved as a volunteer with Immigrant Services. Take a look at the volunteer opportunities below. 

  • English Conversation Circles Volunteers
  • Citizenship Support Group Volunteers
  • Office Volunteers
  • Summer Program Volunteers
  • Child Minding Volunteers
  • Computer Course Volunteers
  • One-on-One conversation and study volunteers
  • Mentorship Volunteers Become a Mentor Today!