Volunteer Opportunities

You can help a child gain a new skill, overcome a challenge, and succeed in school.

At ONFE, we want to design a volunteer placement that matches your interests and helps local students to accomplish more. So if you’re keen to share your skills, knowledge, and experience to make a meaningful contribution in your community, we want to know! There are many ways to get involved with ONFE.

Opportunity chooser

Find the opportunities that interest you most. Opportunities that match ANY selection below will be returned after clicking submit. No selections is the same as all.

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  • English As a Second Language (ESL) and English Language Learner Support (ELL) – K-12

    Category: Languages
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    English As a Second Language (ESL) volunteers are needed to help Pre-K to Grade 12 students to assis

  • Volunteer Application Form to Volunteer in OCDSB Schools

    Category: General Support, Languages, Literacy, Mentorship, Music / Band / Choir, Science / Math / Technology, Special Education, Sports, The Arts & Clubs
    Program: Assistive Technology, Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    If you want us to find you a position based on the schools’ needs and your location  and interests,

  • Seniors in Schools

    Category: General Support, Languages, Literacy, Mentorship, Music / Band / Choir, Science / Math / Technology, Special Education, The Arts & Clubs
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    You have a lifetime of experiences and a unique perspective. Consider volunteering at your neighbour

  • Early Literacy Volunteers

    Category: Literacy
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    Volunteers are needed for an early literacy support at many OCDSB schools. Volunteers are trained to

  • School Tutors and Mentors Needed – K-12

    Category: General Support, Mentorship
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    Ottawa Volunteers in Education (OVIE) arranges tutoring placements in both elementary and secondary

  • OttawaReads Early Literacy Read-Aloud Program

    Category: Literacy
    Program: OttawaReads
    Region(s):

    Volunteers are needed for OttawaReads early literacy read aloud program at several Ottawa-Carleton D

  • Heart of the City Piano Program

    Category: Music / Band / Choir, The Arts & Clubs
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    The Heart of the City – Piano Program is committed to bringing the joy of music to the lives of the

  • Classroom Support – OCDSB Elementary Schools

    Category: General Support
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    Volunteers are needed on an ongoing basis to assist teachers in elementary and high schools in class

  • Special Education – Autism Unit

    Category: Special Education
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    The Ottawa Carleton District School Board is looking for volunteers to assist students in the Autism

  • French Early Literacy Volunteers

    Category: Languages
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    We’re looking for French-speaking early literacy volunteers to work one-to-one or in small groups wi

  • Math Support

    Category: Science / Math / Technology
    Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
    Region(s):

    Participate in the OCDSB’s new Math Volunteer Support Program in partnership with Ottawa Volunteers