There are so many ways to volunteer!

Volunteers are integral to the success of Habitat for Humanity Niagara. We offer a variety of diverse volunteer opportunities that will fit with many different schedules and skill levels.

Restore Volunteer (Fonthill, Grimsby or St. Catharines)

Our ReStore volunteers assist with a number of different tasks including preparing donated materials for resale, sorting and pricing merchandise, product repair and cleaning, customer service, organizing and stocking shelves. Volunteer opportunities are available from Monday - Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Salvage Volunteer

Handy with a hammer? The Salvage Team may be a perfect fit for you! Help remove kitchens, bathrooms, doors, windows and other sellable items from homes that are being renovated. These items are then brought to the ReStore for resale. Home renovation experience is an asset, but not required. Volunteer opportunities are available from  Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Build Volunteer

If you have experience in flooring, trim, framing, painting and minor repairs - we're looking for you! Our Build Volunteers help fill the gaps before in between our Habitat Build Day participants and assist our Construction Manager. Build sites are all across the Niagara region and only during limited times of the year. Volunteer opportunities are available from Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Site Host Volunteer

Site Hosts are on the build site and responsible for registering the Habitat Build Day participants, acting as Habitat's ambassador taking photos and ensuring participants are enjoying their experience including picking up lunch and putting out snacks. Build sites are across the Niagara region and only during limited times of the year. Volunteer opportunities are available from - Friday 8:30 am - 1:30 pm.

Get involved!

  1. Click here to fill out a Volunteer Application.
  2. Once your application has been received, you will be contacted by our Volunteer Coordinator to arrange a time for an interview.
  3. Interviews take place Monday to Friday 9:30 am - 4:00 pm.

For more information on volunteering, please contact volunteer@habitatniagara.ca call 905-685-7395 x402.

Volunteer Internationally

The Habitat for Humanity Canada Global Village Program lets you travel abroad while building a home for a family in need of safe, decent and affordable housing. Trips are scheduled throughout the year to countries like Kenya, India, Thailand, Romania, El Salvador and Costa Rica. Find out more on the Global Village website.