Volunteer

Join our amazing team of volunteers!

We are currently recruiting volunteer group facilitators for many communities in BC. We are also recruiting volunteers for our new Lower Mainland Indigenous Circles and for Chinese, Filipino and Latin-American steering committees.

Our Initial Volunteer Facilitator Training is now offered on line. Portions of the training are self paced and must be completed prior to attending the scheduled training sessions.

To be considered for the next training please submit your application on line here (bit.ly/pssvolunteerform) by January 15th, 2021.

The self paced portion of the training will begin no later than January 25th, 2021 to prepare for the scheduled sessions, which will take place on February 10th & 11th and February 17th and 18th, 2021.

For more details our training flyers can be found here and here (Indigenous)

This is a great opportunity to meet like-minded people, contribute to a meaningful cause, and learn valuable skills.

Volunteer Facilitators are the backbone of our program.  We have volunteers working with our Parenting Support Circles which meet across the province, in different languages and with diverse parents/caregivers.

A network of committed volunteers form the backbone of our Support Circle program. In 2017 PSS had:

236 Volunteers
Working 9502 Hours
The average volunteer commitment to PSS is 26.6 months

To find out more about volunteering at PSS and our facilitator training opportunities:
604-669-1616 (Greater Vancouver)
1-877-345-9777 (call no charge, outside Greater Vancouver)
Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm.
At other times, you can leave a voicemail message or send an email, to office@parentsupportbc.ca which will be returned promptly.

See below for descriptions of the various volunteer opportunities.

Please click here for our online Volunteer Facilitator Form.

Types of Volunteers

There are two main types of volunteers. The first are those who work directly with our Circle Programs.

Volunteer Facilitators are the backbone of our program. These volunteers work with our Parenting Support Circles which meet across the province, in different languages and with diverse caregivers. To find out more and to apply for this position click here.

Childminders work with children during Circle meetings so that parents and caregivers are able to participate and share freely. To find out more or to apply for the Childminder position click here.

General volunteers assist in our office, or help out with events. To find out more please call our Burnaby office at 604-669-1616 or e-mail office@parentsupportbc.ca.

Board of Directors are also volunteers. To express interest in applying for the Board, please email office@parentsupportbc.ca with “Board of Directors Application” in the subject heading.