Volunteer Requirements

  • The minimum age to volunteer at CNIB is 14. Volunteers who work with clients, have access to client information or access to cash must be 19 or older.
  • All volunteers must fill out an application form (click here for our online form), and attend an interview, orientation, and training.
  • Some volunteer positions are short term (special events, Shades of Fun campaigns, etc). Other positions ask for a regular weekly or monthly commitment for a minimum of six months.
  • Volunteers must abide by our Volunteer Code of Conduct. It outlines what you can expect from CNIB, and what CNIB expects from you.
  • Every position description outlines the specific requirements for that role.

I'm ready to apply:

  1. Make sure you meet our requirements.
  2. Identify the opportunities that interest you.
  3. Fill out our online application form or request a print version from your local Coordinator, Volunteer Services.
  4. Depending on the position you apply for, you may be invited to an interview, invited to an orientation session, asked for references, and/or asked to complete a Police Record Check.

I need more information:

  1. Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.
  2. Contact your local Coordinator, Volunteer Services