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Planting a gardenVolunteer Nova Scotia and its partners recognize the value of youth volunteering in Nova Scotia, particularly as youth learn about and expand their volunteer roles in support of their communities.

In Nova Scotia, youth from ages 15-24 have the highest participation rate (72%) compared to other age groups. Nova Scotia youth contribute 18% more of their time volunteering than their national peers.

To find the right youth volunteer position click search now or create a profile from the menu. If you are looking for a youth volunteers, click on Organizations in the menu.

Below are this month’s featured positions.

Featured Positions

Program/Special Event
Organization Name
Enhanced Support for Children with Extra Support Needs   Kingstec Campus Learning Centre Kings
Volunteer Program Support After School Community Kitchen Chebucto Family Centre Halifax Mainland
Selling Toques Raising the Roof Toque Campaign to End Homelessness Adsum for Women & Children Bedford/Sackville; Dartmouth City; Halifax Mainland; Halifax Peninsula; HRM (Other than Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford/Sackville)
Volunteer at Adsum House Cooking meals, sorting donations etc Adsum for Women & Children Halifax Mainland
Haunted Corn Maze Ghouls and Other Volunteers Spooktacular Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Annapolis Valley Kings
Wrestling Coach   Wrestling Nova Scotia Annapolis; Antigonish; Bedford/Sackville; Cape Breton; Colchester; Cumberland; Dartmouth City; Digby; Guysborough; Halifax Mainland; Halifax Peninsula; Hants; HRM (Other than Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford/Sackville); Inverness; Kings; Lunenburg; Pictou; Queens; Richmond; Shelburne; Victoria; Yarmouth
Program Assistant Program Assistant Pathways to Education - Chebucto Connections Halifax Mainland
Volunteer Tutor Learning Together Tutoring Program Hants Learning Network Association Hants
Social Group Facilitator Social Group Program Autism Nova Scotia Halifax Mainland; Halifax Peninsula; HRM (Other than Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford/Sackville)
Volunteer Mentor for Children/Youth Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Big Couples Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Annapolis Valley Annapolis; Hants; Kings
Volunteer Tutor Several types for chidren, teens and adults (e.g. Homework Club, Reading Club, Adult education upgrade. Frontier College Halifax Mainland
After School Program Instructor   New Glasgow Recreation Pictou

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