Contact the individuals listed to inquire about external volunteer opportunities.
If you are a part of an organization that would like to be listed, please send an email to Greta Robertson at email@example.com with a description of your organization and what type of volunteer opportunities you have to offer Fanshawe students, as well as your preferred method of contact for potential student volunteers.
BGC London (formerly the Boys & Girls Club of London)
Nicole (Nikki) Pariseau
BGC London (the Boys and Girls Club of London) is a community organization that provides activities for children and youth whenever school is out, and during the day for older adults 55 and over. We provide safe, supportive places where children, youth, and seniors can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships, and develop confidence and skills for life. Learn about our volunteer opportunities - bgclondon.ca/volunteer
Big Brothers Big Sisters of London and Area
Dale Brain Injury Services
Dale Brain Injury Services is a non-profit community organization that supports adults with an acquired brain injury. We have a variety of services from an Adult Day Program, Assisted Living Programs to Community Outreach Supports and more. We have diverse volunteer opportunities from client engagement to business and administrative supports. Learn more about volunteering with DBIS at daleservices.on.ca
Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario
We offer flexible volunteer opportunities on active build sites and in our ReStore locations. ReStore shifts are available Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
A world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live.
To mobilize volunteers and partners in providing opportunities for families to achieve affordable and sustainable home ownership as a means of breaking the cycle of poverty and strengthening communities.
John Howard Society of London and District
The John Howard Society of London and District is a non-profit social service agency which assists individuals who have come in contact with the criminal justice system, as well as their loved ones, and those at risk of involvement.
The John Howard Society provides many different programs that help people who dont always have the opportunity for a second chance. Our agency has been instrumental in providing opportunities for people to thrive, and the success that we have achieved can be seen from the impact we are making in the community.
We have many volunteer opportunities available especially for students taking programming in Police Foundations, Court Reporting, Child and Youth Worker, Social Service Worker, Law Clerk and many others.
Volunteers are welcomed to assist in the Bail reporting office, the Counselling office, assisting with Indigenous Probation workers, children and teens groups and others as needed.
Interested individuals can contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org attention Lara Hicks, Volunteer Coordinator.
Learning Disabilities Association London Region
London Public Library
March of Dimes Canada
March of Dimes Canadas mission is to maximize the independence, personal empowerment, and community participation of people with disabilities. Dedicated volunteers help March of Dimes Canada to become a national leader in the provision of programs and services for this growing community. Our vision is to create an inclusive society for everyone.
March of Dimes Canada offers a range of volunteer opportunities to get involved, no matter how much time you have, or the skills you are looking to share. We provide an engaging, flexible environment where volunteers are empowered and appreciated. Below are just a few of the opportunities we offer.
- Hi, Tech! Volunteer.
- In the time of COVID-19, the knowledge of digital technology is critical in helping people with disabilities to stay connected with their loved ones, and members of their community or participate in different activities. Hi,Tech! volunteers are matched with clients to provide them with remote assistance to solve their challenges with understanding, accessing, and using tech at a beginner level.
- After Stroke Chapter, Member at Large.
- After Stroke Chapters play an important role in supporting stroke survivors in communities across Canada. In the Chapters, stroke survivors will find a space for learning about recovery, gathering resources, and socializing with other people in similar situations who share common experiences. Members at large support activities organized by the local chapter, attend meetings, and provide a welcoming environment for members.
- Connect and Share Volunteer
- The COVID-19 contingency is having a negative impact on the already high levels of social isolation that people with disabilities experience in their communities. Connect and Share volunteers will be matched with one of our participants (adults with disabilities, stroke survivors, and caregivers) for virtual social activities.
Single Women in Motherhood Training Program
Looking to make an impact and positive change in someones life? Volunteer with Start2Finish!
The Running & Reading Club is a fun after-school program, which uses physical activity and literacy to improve children’s physical, mental and academic well- being, empowering them to build a lasting cycle of health and success.
The program is delivered by a team of caring, enthusiastic volunteers who have a desire to give back to their community. We are looking for volunteers from all groups, from young adults to retirees. There is something everyone can do!
- Lead children in active games and fitness activities
- Share a word of the day each session
- Read with children and other literacy activities
**Orientation and training are provided along with program manuals and resources.**
- Gain personal satisfaction through utilizing and enhancing skills
- Meet new people and develop friendships and professional contacts
- Build self-esteem
- Challenge yourself and experience personal growth
- Develop a sense of accomplishment
- Enhance your health and well-being
- Have fun!