Volunteer at YWCA Hamilton


How Can I Help? YWCA Hamilton has a number of volunteering possibilities to suit the diversity of our programming, membership and staff.


Current Volunteer Opportunities 

• Child Care

• Girls and Youth Programming

• Summer & Holiday Camp

• Kitchen Help for YWCA Programming

• Health & Fitness Centre

• Seniors Centres

• Piano player for the Seniors Centres

• Special Events

• Aquatics

• Interpretation & Translation for Settlement Services

• Transitional Living

• Preparing & serving Transitional Living Christmas Eve dinner & Christmas morning brunch 

• Housekeeping  

Volunteer Categories
Program Volunteers- involved in activities under the supervision of a department of service.
Student /Placement- involved with activities of a program/department as part of an academic requirement
Special Event Volunteers- involved in short-term projects which can be on-going and/or annual (i.e. Women of Distinction Awards, Walk A Mile In Her shoes, Person's Day, Leadership Summit For Women)
Youth Volunteers- what better way to get your required 40 hours of volunteer service as needed to obtain an Ontario secondary school diploma?
We have volunteer opportunities to suit your skills, personality and location.
Positions available at our MacNab Street, Ottawa Street, West Mountain and Haldimand locations.
Volunteer Application Form (88 KB)   Please fill out a volunteer application form! You can either fax it to Alex Johnstone at 905 522-1870 or email to ajohnstone@ywcahamilton.org
For questions regarding volunteering please contact:
Alex Johnstone at ajohnstone@ywcahamilton.org or (905) 522-9922 ext.111