Volunteer


Volunteering…

It’s a way of giving…and a way of receiving

CLH Developmental Support Services recognizes and values the significant contributions volunteers make to our organization. Volunteers:

  • Enhance Our Existing Programs
  • Enrich the Lives of the People We Support
  • Assist With Valuable Fundraising

Why Volunteer?

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  • Gain Self Confidence

  • Discover your Strengths & Talents

  • Expand Your Social Circle

  • Explore Career Options

  • Make Your Community A Better Place to Live

Ways to Volunteer

  • Social Connection-Take someone out to a movie, for a coffee, walk or dinner etc.
  • Teach your hobbies and or share your interests
  • Assist with arts & crafts, swimming, computers and board games
  • Share your love of music by teaching and or entertaining
  • Give someone the opportunity to meet their spiritual needs (church)
  • Assist with our Recreation Program
  • Summer Play Group-volunteering with children
  • Assist with outings in the community
  • Fundraising events
  • Clerical work
Become a Volunteer

Questions? Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Sue Charlebois

Our Volunteers Speak Out!

I volunteer with CLH Developmental Support Services because everyone accepts me for me and are always happy and make me happy!”

Emma-Lee - Student volunteer with TAY group

I like to volunteer with my friends, it makes me feel good.

Melissa - Supported individual who volunteers

I volunteer for the CLHFoundation, I am happy to help with fundraising.

Frank - Supported individual who volunteers

I enjoy volunteering with youth. Teen Camp is more than your average summer camp, it provides experiences and socialization that means more than words could ever describe.

- CLH volunteer