JF&CS is extremely grateful to all who give of their time and expertise to assist our clients in a myriad of ways. If you are interested in any of the opportunites below, simply contact Andrea Pines, Volunteer Coordinator to discuss your interests. 416.638.7800 x 6266 | apines@jfandcs.com

volunteer opportunities


Big Brothers / Big Sisters

​Be a friend and role model to a Jewish child or youth by providing support, companionship and friendship.

Must be 19 years of age or older.

1-2 visits per month for a minimum of a year


FRC Drop-in Assistant

Provide support to Family Resource Centre staff and families by assisting with drop-in activities (arts & crafts, music, etc.).

Must be post-secondary age or older.

3 hours per week for a minimum of 3 months

Happy Man

FRC Conversation Café Assistant

​Help adults and seniors practice conversational English in an informal and welcoming setting. Teach them about Canadian culture and community resources. 

Must be post-secondary age or older.

Tuesdays mornings, 9:15am-10:30pm OR 10:30-12pm, for a minimum of 3-6 months

Tutoring Session

FRC Homework Club Tutor

​Provide homework help for students in grade 4 and up. Tuesdays helping high school students or Wednesdays helping elementary school students. 

Must be in Grade 11 or older. 

Tuesdays or Wednesdays, 5:45pm-7:45pm during the school year

Woman Tutoring Child

In Class Tutor at the JDD

​Provide in-class tutoring to youth at the Jerome D. Diamond Adolescent Centre under the supervision of a TDSB teacher. 

Must be post-secondary age or older.

1-2 hours per week for the school year

Old and Young

Café Europa Volunteer at the Bernard Betel Centre

​To provide support at Café Europa, a monthly, social and cultural get-together for Holocaust survivors, by interacting with the Holocaust Survivors and assisting with registration.

This is a program in partnership with The Bernard Betel Centre.

Mondays, 2 per month. 10:30am-12:30pm


Chaplaincy Volunteer

Please click here for more details from Chaplaincy Services.

Mondays, 2 per month. 10:30am-12:30pm


Jewish Hospice Volunteer with Circle of Care

Provide support to clients including respite for caregiver, light meal preparation, light shopping, accompaniment to medical appointments and companionship. This is a program in partnership with Circle of Care and Sinai Health System.

Must be post-secondary age or older.

Please click here for more details from Circle of Care.


Jewish Holiday Volunteer

Provide support around Chanukah, Purim and Passover.Must be suitable for high school students (community service hours) and families.

Short term projects; times and dats TBA


Kits For A Cause Volunteering 

Are you looking for a fun and engaging group volunteer opportunity while making an impact? Help us build JF&CS Care Kits for individuals in the community who need it most. There are no limits to group sizes; whether your group is 5 or 500, you can help us, help our community! To learn more click here for more information.

One time project; times and dats TBA


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