Campus Life

Volunteer

 
volunteering

Check out this year's participants!


Volunteer opportunities exist on campus and in the community in a wide variety of areas, such as sports, museums, events, and the environment. It also helps expand your Co-Curricular Record . You can also work with children and youth, or volunteer with adults with disabilities or at an animal shelter. The possibilities are virtually endless!  Saint Mary's Co-Curricular Record partners with numerous external organizations.  Click here for current opportiunities.

On-Campus 

AIESEC - discover internships
Alumni Association
Atlantic Centre of Support of Disabled Students
International Activities
LEAP - become a LEAP Peer Mentor
On-Point Volunteers Association
SAGA 
SMUSA 
Sociology and Criminology
TESL

 

Off-Campus

Community Support Services
 
Ark Outreach Halifax
Bide Awhile Animal Shelter
CKDU Radio
Community Justice Society
Correctional Services
Easter Seals Foundation of Nova Scotia
Elizabeth Fry Society
FEED Nova Scotia
Fusion Halifax
Habitat For Humanity
Halifax Refugee Clinic
Halifax Regional Municipality
Halifax Regional Police
Hospice Society
Independent Living Nova Scotia
John Howard Society of Nova Scotia
Kinsmen and Kinette Clubs of Sackville
MADD Canada
Meals on Wheels
Meal Exchange
Melville Gardens
Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission
On-Point Volunteers Association
Salvation Army
Spencer House Seniors Centre
St Leonard's Society
Stepping Stone Association
United Way Halifax
Universal Shelter Association
Health & Wellness
 
ALS Society
Arthritis Society
Autism Nova Scotia
Brain Injury Association of Nova Scotia
Breast Cancer Action Nova Scotia
Canadian Blood Services
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Diabetes Association
Canadian Liver Foundation
Canadian Mental Health Association
Canadian Paraplegic Association
CNIB Vision Health
Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia
Halifax Sexual Health Centre
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Hepatitis Outreach Society
IWK Health Centre
Joints in Motion
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Lung Association Nova Scotia
Maritime Heart Centre
Molly Appeal, Dalhousie Medical Research
Northwood Home Care
Nova Scotia League for Equal Opportunity
QEII Health Sciences Centre, Capital Health
Terry Fox Foundation
Think First

Family Support Services
 
Adsum House
Barry House
Bryony House
Family SOS (Services of Support)
Hawthorne House
Ronald McDonald House
Military Family Resource Centre
Veith House
Wee Care Centre
 
Literacy & Education
 
Atlantic Science Links Association
Bedford-Sackville Learning Network
Cunard Learning Centre
Dartmouth Learning Centre
Deaf Literacy
Frontier College
Halifax Community Learning Network
Halifax Public Libraries
Learning Disabilities Association
Opportunity Place
 
Sports & Recreational Activities
 
Blind Sports Nova Scotia
East Coast Music Association
Special Olympics Nova Scotia
Sport Nova Scotia
 
Children & Youth
 
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Halifax
Chebucto Connections Spryfield Pathways
Child Find
Children Aid Foundation
Children's Wish Foundation of Canada
Girl Guides of Canada
Phoenix House
Start2Finish, Running and Reading
Scouts Canada
St George's YouthNet
YMCA
Young Naturalist Club
Youth Project
Young Women Christian Association (YWCA)

 

International Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
 
Amnesty International
Canadian Crossroads International
Canadian Red Cross Society
CUSO International
Nova Scotia Gambia Association
Oxfam Canada
Salutary Angels
UNICEF
Youth Challenge International
 
Environment
 
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society
Clean Nova Scotia
Eastern Shore Wildlife Rehabilitation Facility
Ecology Action Centre
Evergreen
Halifax Field Naturalists
Nova Scotia Environmental Network
Sackville Rivers Association
Sierra Club of Canada
 
Heritage & Immigration
 
African Diaspora Association of the Maritimes
Healing our Nation, Atlantic First Nations AIDS Network
Immigrant Settlement and Integrations Services
Multicultural Association of Nova Scotia
 
Galleries & Museums
 
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Black Cultural Centre of Nova Scotia
Discovery Centre
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
Neptune Theatre
Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
Pier 21
 
Professional Development
 
Black Business Initiative Society
Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Network
Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia
NovaKnowledge
Nova Scotia Business Inc