How to Apply

Step 1:  Contact the volunteer department to learn about our volunteer opportunities. The volunteer department can be reached by email volunteer@habitatwdg.ca or by calling 519-767-9752 ext. 37

Step 2:  Register for orientation and safety training (this takes approximately 1 hour).  For training in Guelph, call Madeleine at 519-767-9752×37, for Orangeville, call Alyssa at 519-415-4500 and for Mount Forest, call Jaylynn at 519-509-4400.

Step 3:  Print, review and sign the Volunteer Guidelines and Waiver Form and bring this to your training session.  Minimum age requirements for volunteering in the ReStore is 14 and 16 on the build site. Volunteers under 18 require a parent/guardian to sign the waiver before they can volunteer. Click here to obtain a copy of the Volunteer Guidelines and Waiver Form.

Step 4:  Choose your preferred volunteer role and shifts with the support of our volunteer department.

Volunteering with Habitat WDG offers a rewarding experience that expands our capacity to build more homes through community connections, new ideas, diverse experiences, and specialized skill sets. Our volunteers gain tangible skills that can be applied to the workforce as well as personally. We offer more than the opportunity to build resumes, build connections, and complete community service hours; we offer the opportunity help families in our community living in core housing need. Click here to learn more about what it means to be a Habitat for Humanity WDG volunteer.

For more information please email or call Volunteer Services at volunteer@habitatwdg.ca or (519)767-9752 x37.