YMCA of Greater Toronto

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn new skills. Share your experience. Meet new people.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the YMCA of Greater Toronto. We have received a high volume of volunteer applications. If you have already submitted an application, it will take us a few business days to respond to you. We appreciate and thank you for your patience.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Adult Aquatics Assistant
(Minimum Age 18)

Cooper Koo Family YMCAMarkham YMCAMississauga YMCAScarborough YMCA

Assessment Centre Assistant
(Minimum Age 15)

Central YMCAEtobicoke Albion YMCAScarborough YMCAToronto Consumers YMCA

Adult Drop-In Program Volunteer
(Minimum Age 13)

Central YMCACooper Koo Family YMCAScarborough YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan CentreWest End YMCA

Aquafit Instructor
(Minimum Age 16)

Cooper Koo Family YMCA

Black Achievers Group Mentor
(Minimum Age 21)

Scarborough Tapscott YMCA Employment and Immigrant Centre, Virtual Opportunities available

Black Achievers Program Support
(Minimum Age 18)

Scarborough Tapscott YMCA Employment and Immigrant Centre, Virtual Opportunities available

Customer Service/Administrative Volunteer
(Minimum Age 15)

Scarborough Milner YMCA 

Child Youth and Family Aquatics Assistant
(Minimum Age 13)

Central YMCA Cooper Koo Family YMCAMarkham YMCANorth York YMCAMississauga YMCAScarborough YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan Centre 

Child Youth and Family Drop-In Programs
(Minimum Age 13)

Cooper Koo Family YMCANorth York YMCAWest End YMCA

Child Youth and Family Instructional Programs
(Minimum age 13)

Markham YMCAScarborough YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan Centre 

Experiential Learning Curriculum Developer
(Minimum Age 18)

This is a virtual opportunity.

Food Bank Volunteer

North York YMCAScarborough YMCAScarborough Tapscott YMCA

Group Fitness Leader
(Minimum age 16)

Brampton YMCACentral YMCACooper Koo Family YMCAMarkham YMCAMississauga YMCANorth York YMCAScarborough YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan Centre, West End YMCA

HF Member Companion
(Minimum age 18)

Cooper Koo Family YMCA

Housekeeper
(Minimum age 13)

Central YMCACooper Koo Family YMCANorth York YMCAScarborough YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan Centre 

Individual Conditioning
(Minimum age 13)

Cooper Koo Family YMCAMarkham YMCANorth York YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan Centre, West End YMCA

Laundry
(Minimum age 13)

Central YMCACooper Koo Family YMCANorth York YMCAScarborough YMCA

Literacy Tutor/Group Facilitator
(Minimum age 18)

North York Employment and Immigrant ServicesVirtual Opportunities available. 

Membership Services Assistant
(Minimum Age 13)

North York YMCAScarborough YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan CentreWest End YMCA

Next Stop Canada Virtual Mentor
(Minimum Age 23)

This is a virtual role.

Next Stop Canada Virtual Youth Mentor
(Age Range 14-24)

This is a virtual role.

Newcomer Youth Leadership Development Program Assistant
(Minimum Age 21)

Etobicoke YMCA

Resource Centre Assistant
(Minimum Age 15)

Mississauga YMCA Employment and Community Services

Teen Council
(Age Range 13-18)

Central YMCACooper Koo Family YMCAMarkham YMCAScarborough YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCAThe YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan CentreWest End YMCA

Teen Night
(Minimum Age 13)

Brampton YMCAMarkham YMCANorth York YMCAScarborough YMCAThe Steve & Sally Stavro Family YMCACentral YMCA, The YMCA at The David Braley Vaughan Centre 

Youth Cannabis Awareness Program Youth Advisory Council
(Age Range 15-24)

This is a virtual opportunity.

YMCA Camp Pine Crest Facilities Volunteer
(Minimum Age 15)

YMCA Camp Pine Crest

YMCA Camp Pine Crest Kitchen Assistant
(Minimum Age 15)

YMCA Camp Pine Crest

Youth Job Connection Mentor
(Business Owner, Grocery Store Operator)
(Minimum Age 18)

This is a virtual role.

How to Become a Volunteer Volunteer Application

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the YMCA of Greater Toronto. We will do our best to place all volunteers who apply. If you are applying to become a volunteer, please be aware that due to the high volume of applications we receive, it will take between 5to 10 business days for one of our staff to contact you once your application has been received. Once you are contacted, our screening process generally takes four to six weeks to complete. We appreciate your patience.

All volunteer applicants who successfully complete our screening process will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a valid medical or other Human Rights Code-related exemption.

Our fall student placements are now filled. To inquire about winter student placements, please email volunteering@ymcagta.org after October.