Community Information


Volunteer Connect York Region Information

Volunteer Connect maintains contact with member organizations and grass roots groups providing various programs and services in York Region and surrounding community.

These programs and services include but are not limited to:

  • • Jobs, skills and career
  • • Youth
  • • Seniors and older adults
  • • Family and children
  • • Newcomer support services
  • • Arts, culture and heritage
  • • Sports and recreation
  • • Clubs and organizations
  • • Community centres
  • • Faith-based organizations
  • • Registered charity

Are you an organization in need of volunteers?

If you are an organization or group looking to connect with our community or in need of volunteers, please create a profile, promote in our calendar and connect with us to learn how we can work together.

Events are a popular way to enjoy all that our communities have to offer. York Region is the go-to destination to experience unique cultural attractions, award-winning heritage districts in Unionville, Thornhill and Markham villages, or to simply enjoy our year-round activities such as our world class theatres, the nationally acclaimed Varley Art Gallery, the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, and the Richmond Hill Performing Arts Centre as well as a number of exciting community led events, fairs and festivals! Community Events – Volunteer Connect York Region

Join Volunteer Connect's Volunteer Pool

Create a free profile to explore local volunteer opportunities today.


For more information about volunteering in your community and to search our on-line volunteer opportunity database.

Youth Volunteers

Do you want to change the world and give back to your community in a meaningful way? Search our on-line volunteer opportunity database based on your age.


For community service organizations looking for volunteers to help support their programs and services. Complete and submit an on-line form for volunteer roles.

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