Click on the links below to find various opportunities to volunteer within the Red Deer community, reasons to begin volunteering at an early age, and a form that can be used to keep track of your volunteer hours. Many scholarships that you will apply for in your grade 12 years will require a listing of the number of hours you have spent volunteering and giving back to your community so keep track! Volunteering is very beneficial and important to consider when beginning your grade nine year here at Hunting HIlls.
Current Volunteer Opportunities:
Central Alberta Children Festival - 03 & 04 June 2022 - This Festival provides new and unique opportunites for Central Alberta Children to learn, play and be active.
Habitat for Humanity: Volunteers needed for their Restore Monday - Friday and Saturday. Full-day and half-day shifts available. Must be 16 years old.
RCMP National Youth Advisory Committee - October 2019 - June 2020 - looking for youth ages 13-17 & 18-21 to take part in the development of RCMP youth strategies and outreach initiatives. Deadlines: 12 Sep 2022
Red Deer Public Library: seeking high school students to volunteer their time as a Reading Pal with elementary students who struggle with reading and/or writing. Contact Lucinda @ 403.309.3488 or email email@example.com
Red Deer Regional Hospital: Click on the FAQ’s on the right sidebar. If you feel you can meet the requirements/commitment to volunteer with Alberta Health Services, go back to the Volunteer Resources section of the AHS external website and click on Central Zone. Scroll down this page to the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre information and click on Apply online link. Review the list of Volunteer Interests and if any are of interest to you, click on the “Fill in an application” under the I would like to volunteer bar. Follow the instructions under the “I am new to myVolunteerPage.com” to complete and submit a volunteer application online.
If your application is received successfully, you will receive an automatic email back indicating that your application is in our waitlist. If/when a suitable position is available for you, a Volunteer Resources Coordinator will contact you to further discuss.
Ronald McDonald House Charities: There are several ways that you can help families at RMHC
The Lending Cupboard: No experience needed, some standing & bending involved, & light lifting.
Westerner Days Looking for 5-6 volunteers per 3-hour shifts
Westerner Park (Rebels games, Agri Trade, World Juniors)