Improving the lives of others through volunteer work & participation

IF YOU:Volunteering

  • Are 14 years of age or older
  • Have spare time or volunteer hours to commit
  • Want to make a difference in someone else’s life for the better

Please consider becoming a Sunbeam volunteer! With your help, we can further enrich our programs, services and events to provide a better experience to all of our clients.

We have various opportunities at all locations in Waterloo Region (Kingsway Facility, Group Homes and Resource Centres):

  • Friendly Visitors (programs such as reading, computers, games, crafts, outings etc.)
  • Day Program Assistants (storyteller, swimming, drum circle, photography, jewelry making, crafts, life skills)
  • Outing/ Special Events Volunteers
  • Facility Assistants (Pool, Sensory Rooms, etc)
  • Music Performers & Instructors
  • Recreation Assistants (bowling, cooking, games)
  • Gardening
  • Seasonal Decorating, Celebrations and Activities
  • Fundraising
  • Organizational Governance as member of Sunbeam’s Board of Directors

If you’re interested, please click on the button below for more information on our application process. If you have additional questions, feel free to contact our Volunteer Services Coordinator.


“You have never really lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” – Unknown