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Volunteering

The City and Park Board have a diverse range of volunteer opportunities to fit your goals, skills, and schedule.

Volunteering is a rewarding way to:

  • Share your skills to improve your community
  • Meet new people who share your interests
  • Gain experience or learn new skills you can use in a job or other areas of your life

Read on for a list of volunteer opportunities with the City and Park Board.

Ways to volunteer

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party

When you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun!

Vacancies

Here is the list of vacancies on Vancouver's civic agencies, boards, and committees. Vacancies occur throughout the year — check back often.

Emergency communications - VECTOR

Vounteer for VECTOR, a community service organzation. VECTOR will set up communications stations in every reception centre or shelter, and provide communications to Emergency Social Services Headquarters and the City Emergency Operations Centre.

Green volunteer opportunities

Get a list of Vancouver-area organizations who rely on volunteers to improve our environment and help make the city a better place for all of us to live.

Volunteer to help in an emergency

Learn how you can volunteer for public events, emergencies, and disasters with the Vancouver Volunteer Corps.

Donate and volunteer

Not everyone can be a pet owner, but everyone can be a pet lover. Find out how you can help Vancouver Animal Services take care of pets waiting for adoption.

Volunteer at Community Centres and Associations

Volunteer with Vancouver Community Centres and their Associations; see some of the current opportunities.

Help keep the city safe

Vancouver Police Department logoThe Vancouver Police Department has many volunteer opportunities.

Learn more on the VPD website.

Work for the City

Help make Vancouver one of the most liveable cities in the world.

View available jobs  

More volunteer resources

Find more volunteer opportunities and information on these websites.