Make a Difference in Thunder Bay
Become a part of our vibrant community of dedicated volunteers at Shelter House. No matter your interests or availability, there's a role for you. Here's how you can get involved:
Grab the keys; get in the van and go! Cruise the streets of Thunder Bay, visiting local grocers to pick up much needed food donations.Sign Up Now
Put your passion for community building to good use. Become a part of the team of dedicated volunteers that work together to support Shelter House’s Meal Program. We offer a friendly environment, and an enriching experience!Sign Up Now
Life Enrichment Volunteer
Put your passion for community building to good use. Become a part of the team of dedicated volunteers that work together to support Shelter House’s programming and services. We offer a friendly environment, flexible hours and an enriching experience!Sign Up Now
There are many tasks that need to be done each day to keep our shelter running smoothly, we welcome any helping hands from the community!Sign Up Now
Fundraising and Events
Put your passion for community building to good use. Become a part of the team of dedicated volunteers that work together to support Shelter House’s special events.Sign Up Now
Frequently asked questions
Can't find the answer you're looking for or have a specific question? Feel free to reach out to us through our Contact Us page. You can send us an email, give us a call, or fill out the contact form. We'll get back to you as soon as we can.
- What types of volunteer opportunities are available?
We offer a range of opportunities from helping with our meal program, event planning, and fundraising. Whatever your skills or interests, there's likely a place for you to make a meaningful contribution.
- How do I become a volunteer?
To get started, fill out our online volunteer application form.
- How much time do I need to commit as a volunteer?
We appreciate any time you can give! Whether it's a few hours a week or a more substantial commitment, we have opportunities to suit your schedule.
- Can I complete my community service hours here?
Yes, we welcome volunteers who are fulfilling community service hours. However, approval will depend on the type of service required and our current needs.
- Is there an age requirement for volunteers?
Generally, volunteers must be at least 16 years of age, although some roles may have different age requirements. Minors will require parental consent and adult supervision.