Volunteer Opportunities

Get involved and make a difference in your community!

The volunteer efforts of many residents, through local service groups, improves the quality of life in the Township and provides the extra touches that make our Township so special.

Volunteers are needed for:

  • Branch Out: Community Parks Stewardship Program
  • Council committees, boards, and commissions
  • Esquimalt Volunteer Services
  • Esquimalt Emergency Program
  • Parks and Recreation programs and special events
  • Volunteer for youth-led positions

Esquimalt Volunteer Services

  • Our purpose is to provide one-to-one assistance to persons in need.
  • Our clients are seniors living within the Township of Esquimalt.
  • Our service is income tax preparation for low income individuals.
  • Find out more about Esquimalt Volunteer Services: call 250.412.8511 or email: [email protected]

Volunteer with Emergency Programs

The Emergency Program has several roles, from radio operators to emergency social services. Training is included for this important work. Find out more about volunteering with Emergency Programs.

Volunteer appointments to Council Committees

Volunteer your time and expertise on one of seven Council committees. The committees play a vital role in advising Council and making policy and action recommendations.

Every fall, residents are invited to apply for vacant positions by submitting a brief resume describing their interests and experience and the Committee they are interested in serving on.

Read more about Council Committees or download an application for Appointment to a Council Committee.

Volunteer opportunities for youth

Volunteer hours can be used to fulfill High School College Admission and Placement Profile (CAPP) requirements!

To volunteer with the Aquatics Department250-412-8505
To volunteer for community special events250-412-8511
To volunteer with community recreation programs, e.g. cooking classes, youth programs, etc.250-412-8511


Volunteer Recognition and Attraction Policy

Read the Volunteer Recognition and Attraction Policy