THANK YOU for your interest in volunteering with us here at Our Place Society. So very sorry,  at this time, our Manager of Volunteer Services, Dawn Barr, is not able to process NEW volunteer applications until Monday 15 April. Please check back then and applications will be screened and processed around that date,  THANK YOU SO MUCH. We look forward to hearing from you again very soon.

We are very grateful that you want to volunteer with us to help people struggling with hurt, hunger & homelessness in Greater Victoria.


Our Place provides over 1,400 meals every day, over 500 units of housing, transitional shelter spaces, hot showers, education, job skills, health care, addiction recovery services, donated clothing, counselling, outreach services, and more. Most importantly, Our Place provides a sense of hope and belonging to our neighbours in need.

We are blessed to have an incredible community of volunteers who regularly volunteer with us to support our vital services 365 days a year. For new groups or individuals who are interested in a one-time volunteer projects we recommend considering a third-party fundraising event.

Third Party Fundraising Event

Groups or individuals have thrown parties, held bake sales, clothing drives or created a workshop series with proceeds benefiting Our Place. If you're interested in this option, please  contact, Rachel Hesketh, Community Relations & Event Coordinator:    250-940-5060 ext. 5108


Volunteering is a very important part of our Community, please know that Volunteer Victoria has several options for volunteers immediately.

Volunteers also serving our hungry, homeless and vulnerable people in Victoria are at Cool Aid Society, please also look at volunteer opportunities at their locations.

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