Volunteering helps people in need, provides organizations with assistance they would not be able to afford, and helps make a difference in our communities for the people around us. It can also provide you with an opportunity to develop new skills, gain Canadian work experience, and build on your existing knowledge. If you’re looking for a job, volunteering can be a first step to finding the perfect career. Above all, volunteering can give you a real sense of purpose, can reduce stress and anxiety, and help you build your network and make new friends.
- help improve your health and happiness.
- help you make new friends and contacts.
- help you find a job, or advance your career.
- bring you pleasure and fulfilment in your life.