Sometimes the best thing you can give is your time.

Volunteer with NYSA

Consider Volunteering with NYSA!

We know that people helping people is one of the best ways to address the challenges of daily living, and that’s why volunteering is so important to our youth support efforts. You can be part of the NYSA team commited to making a real difference. Check out volunteer opportunities with NYSA.

Why Would I Volunteer?
Apply your skills to real-world challenges
  • Share your knowledge and expertise to help youth through difficult times
  • Contribute your skills to our office to help the prganization to run smoothly
  • Support and mentor local youth to advance their goals and aspirations
  • Introduce yourself to other cultures and develop cross-cultural experience
Expand your skill-set and gain new perspectives
  • Gain valuable work experience in the field of social service
  • Work with youth to provide meaningful impact to their skillsets
  • Acquire experience dealing with issues facing today’s youth
  • Learn from your colleagues and develop your network
What is E-Volunteering?

Work virtually with NYSA from the comfort of your home to help advance our mission. We would like to hear from social media experts, storytellers, photographers, videographers and others who can help us to tell the success stories of youth in the mid-Island area.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Volunteer Coordinator

When: Ongoing. Time commitment is flexible. Where: Nanaimo Youth Services Association, 290 Bastion Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3A4 Open Volunteer Spots: 1

NYSA is looking for a passionate, detail-oriented and focused volunteer coordinator to be responsible for developing and managing our database of volunteers and volunteer opportunities. The volunteer coordinator’s responsibilities include recruiting and training new volunteers, keeping a database of volunteer information and skill sets, matching volunteers to opportunities that suit their skills, keeping volunteers informed…Find Out More

Volunteer Front Desk Representative

When: Ongoing need for several volunteers Where: Nanaimo Youth Services Association, 290 Bastion Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3A4 Open Volunteer Spots: 3

The Front Desk Representative serves visitors by greeting, welcoming, and directing them appropriately. They also notify employees of visitor arrivals, maintain security and respond to general telephone inquiries. The Front Desk Representative will also be responsible for carrying out NYSA’s Social Media strategy to maintain its online presence and ongoing marketing and communications efforts. Job…Find Out More

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NYSA acknowledges our work takes place on Coast Salish territories and primarily the lands of the Snuneymuxw people.