Each year, more than 300 YMCA volunteers give their time to help people learn, grow, and thrive, right here in our community.  Volunteers make a significant contribution and you can too by volunteering with the YMCA.

Volunteer Roles

There are many types of volunteer roles across our Association. Whether supporting our programs and events or providing expertise and leadership, volunteers are at the heart of everything we do. Whatever your talents, interests, or schedule, there is an opportunity for you to give back through the YMCA.

How do I get started?

At the Y, our volunteers are integral to fulfilling our mission and we put considerable effort into interviewing, orienting and training each applicant. To ensure the volunteer experience is rewarding for everyone, we ask that you follow these initial key steps to becoming a volunteer:

  • Complete a Volunteer Application Form (pdf link below) and submit by:
  • Your application will be reviewed to confirm available volunteer opportunities according to interests and skills listed. Due to the volume of applications we receive, it may take up to 15 business days for one of our staff to contact you.
  • Participate in an interview set up by a YMCA staff
  • Provide 3 professional/supervisory references

If you are a group, company or organization looking for volunteer opportunities, please contact by email at volunteer@ymcamoncton.ca or by phone at 857-0606 ext. 2248.

Volunteer Application Form for YMCA of Greater Moncton

Are you interested in a student placement?

Students currently enrolled in High School, College, or University that are required to be volunteering in their related field as part of the school or college credentials are asked to contact YMCA staff directly to see if there are any opportunities available. Alternatively, applicants can indicate that they are interested in a high school or post-secondary student placement by completing the application below.

Student Practicum Application for YMCA of Greater Moncton