Volunteers are critical to Bissell Centre and play a vital role in helping us achieve our mission!

We invite you to get involved!

Learn more about our various volunteer opportunities.
Ongoing Volunteer | Group Volunteer | Practicum Student Volunteer | Special Event Volunteer

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Please note that most roles are only available Monday to Friday 9 AM – 4 PM.

Community Meals

Help organize food donations, prepare for our Childcare, Women’s Hot Lunch, and Casual Labour programs, and Community Space. Not recruiting for these positions at this time.
Minimum age: 16

Make Tax Time Pay

Volunteers will support individuals and families by completing basic tax returns using UFile software. Tax filing is completed online and volunteers are able to work from home or Bissell Centre. This role directly contributes to the financial well-being of individuals and families living with a modest income. *Not recruiting for these positions at this time.
Minimum age: 18

Super Clinics Greater

Greet and direct attendees as they arrive at our one-stop financial support events. No experience necessary. Training will be provided. *Not recruiting for these positions at this time.
Minimum age: 18-


For a full list of opportunities, click the link below to apply.

Group Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for a way to give back as a team, family, or organization? We invite groups to come learn more about our work.

Group Volunteers giving thumbs up in Bissell's kitchen



“Volunteering at Bissell Centre has allowed me to learn new skills, meet new people, and enhance core leadership qualities.”

– Xavier, Bissell Volunteer

Student Practicums

Are you interested in completing a practicum student placement with us?

Special Event Opportunities

Looking for a one-time commitment? We host a number of events and fundraisers throughout the year which require volunteers, which are a great fit for corporate and community-based volunteer groups, as well as individuals. Age restrictions may apply.

Apply to be contacted during special events!

Please email volunteer@bissellcentre.org for more information about getting involved.

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