Volunteers working together


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!


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

A team of amateur radio operators who train to help with backup communications during emergencies.

Green volunteer opportunities

Take part in local green initiatives and show your love for our planet in small and big ways all around town.

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

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.

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.