City of Surrey - Adult and Senior Services

Adult/55+ Recreation Activity Assistant - Adult/55+ Recreation Activity Assistant


The Adult/55+ Services offers a wide range of opportunities for volunteers of all ages to engage adults in the community and in turn, enrich each other’s lives.

Volunteer Opportunities

Adult/55+ Recreation Activity Assistant - Working with and supported by recreation centre staff, this volunteer position facilitates Adult/55+ activities or special events. Volunteers in this position contribute greatly and meaningful to the overall health and wellness of participants and the community.


  • Various recreation centres in Surrey

Time Commitment

  • Typically, morning or afternoon shifts, some occasional evenings, or weekends for special events. Both short-term and long-term opportunities are available.


Application Process


Thank you for your interest. We are currently not accepting new volunteer applications.
For more information, please contact Volunteer Resources at or 604-598-5863.


Step #1 – Eligibility Requirements


To apply to be a volunteer in the Adult and Senior Services volunteer program, you must be:

  • 14 years or older
  • Eligible to volunteer in Canada (check your travel documents, if applicable)


 Step #2 – Apply


  • Fill in an application
  • Attend an interview
  • Submit two (2) references
  • Complete a Police Information Check


 Step #3 – Volunteer


  • When all the above steps have been completed, you will be contacted by phone or email by an Adult and Senior Services program administrator.


This process can take up to 6 weeks so we thank you for your diligence and patience. Once you are eligible to volunteer, log-in to your profile at to search and sign up for volunteer activities, confirm shifts and record your hours of service.

Contact us: 

Volunteer Resources – 1st Floor West, City Hall