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Learn about how you can volunteer with us and join a team of dedicated individuals who offer their support in a wide variety of ways to expand and strengthen our ability to provide quality programs, support and services.

Volunteers socializing and smiling at a Minds in Motion session.

Our volunteer program is open and recruiting!

The Society has returned to in-person programming and will be recruiting new volunteers to provide support in locations across the province. In addition, we will continue to grow the variety and frequency of our virtual programs and volunteer opportunities.

Programs in need of immediate volunteer support

  • The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is in need of virtual support group facilitators. To learn more about the support group facilitation position, click here.
  • The IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's is seeking chairs and committee members across the province. To learn more and to apply, click here
    Locations in need of a Walk chair include:
    • Comox Valley 
    • North Shore Vancouver
    • Tri-Cities & Ridge Meadows 
    • Whistler

 

Other active volunteer opportunities

Volunteers are vital to the energy and success of the Society. Dedicated individuals, in communities throughout B.C., volunteer in a wide variety of activities that expand and strengthen our ability to provide quality programs, support and services. View the different volunteer roles available at the Society.

Meet our volunteer award recipients

Award-winning volunteers

Every year, the Society recognizes several outstanding volunteers – those who best represent our key core values of compassion, integrity and respect, leadership and teamwork. Meet our award-winning volunteers here!

Apply online or contact us with questions

Review our available volunteer positions and then apply online, click here

For general inquires about volunteering, contact:
Volunteer Resources
604-681-6530
[email protected]

Apply for a volunteer role, click here.

Volunteer opportunities

Whether you have been personally affected by dementia or caregiving; are preparing for a career in health care, fundraising, office administration; or are looking for a worthy cause where you can make a difference, our movement needs you.

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A woman chatting and supporting another woman during a Minds in Motion session.

Provincial Leadership Groups

The Alzheimer Society of B.C.'s initiatives are informed by the voices and lived experience of people living with dementia and caregivers. Learn about our two advisory groups below.

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Award-winning volunteers

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. believes in recognizing volunteers who exemplify our core values of compassion, integrity, respect, leadership and teamwork. Each year, we invite staff and volunteers to nominate inspiring volunteers for annual award recognition.

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Marg Monro, pictured receiving the Governor General’s Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers in 2018.