NATIONAL RESOURCES for Volunteering & Internships (42 websites)
(includes information for people in all regions of Canada)
The International Agricultural Exchange Association offers the opportunity to participate in either agriculture or horticulture exchanges in one of 12 countries.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada
If you are considering volunteering or enrolling a child, take a look at these programs. There are over 160 Big Brothers/Big Sister agencies across the country that provide direct service to children by matching them to adult volunteers in mentoring relationships.
Blue Sky Personnel
BlueSky Personnel Solutions is a leading Toronto-based, full-service employment agency.
We have a comprehensive range of integrated Human Resource and recruitment solutions for office, administrative, and management environments.
We also have a bilingual/French staffing specialty ? offering you highly-qualified bilingual candidates.
If it is of interest to Canadian students, you will find it here! Access information about schooling options, employment, internship opportunities, starting a business, and more. CA Experts are available to answer your questions online.
Canada World Youth (CWY)
CWY provides young people with the opportunity to travel, live and work in different communities, learn about local and international development, and gain important job skills for the future.
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
CBIE's mission is to promote international understanding and development through the free flow of people and active exchange of ideas, information, and technologies across national borders. Read about their Youth Internship and Awards Program.
Canadian Cancer Society
Find out what volunteers do in your region and how you can become a volunteer.
Canadian Crossroads International (CCI)
Each year, CCI organizes international development projects in Canada and partner countries. Learn how to apply for these programs that offer overseas volunteer opportunities and internships.
Canadian Red Cross
Learn about career and volunteer opportunities with this non-profit, humanitarian organization.
Are you a university, college or high school graduate with little or no relevant work experience? These paid internships provide the skills and experience needed to become more marketable in the workplace.
Careers At TD - TD Bank Financial Group
Discover the career opportunities available within this group of financial services companies. View occupational descriptions, student internship details, and current job opportunities.
Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC)
Do you need information on careers in the cultural sector? At this site you will find documents, a newsletter, information on a Youth Internship Program, an on-line discussion group, useful sites and more.
Duke of Edinburgh's Award - Young Canadians Challenge
Open to youth aged 14 to 25, this program fosters leadership though community service, skills development, physical fitness, and expeditions. Participants may register individually, or in groups for this volunteer program.
Find information on various exchange programs and exchange-related activities available in Canada and abroad.
Federal Public Sector Youth Internship Program - Government of Canada
This program provides young Canadians, between the ages of 15 and 30, with a paid internship for 9 months within the federal government. Gain valuable experience and develop your work skills.
Geological Association of Canada (GAC)
A national geosciences association web site. Their membership list includes earth scientists from across Canada and around the world. This site includes information on publications, job postings, numerous links and more.
Giving and Volunteering
This site provides statistics and resources on charitable giving and volunteering in Canada.
Discover employment and/or volunteer opportunities with this not-for-profit organization.
Health and Safety Niagara
Services include dealing with the safety concerns regarding jobs done in our client's work environment.
HR Council for the Nonprofit Sector (HR Council)took action on nonprofit labour force issues.
Humana People To People
This international development organisation runs projects in 32 countries. Learn how you can participate as a volunteer in Africa, Asia, USA, Europe and Central America.
Imagine is Canada's national program to promote public and corporate giving, volunteering and support for the community.
Search for paid and volunteer, academic and non-academic internships around the world.
International Volunteer Programs Association (IVPA)
Search for international volunteer and internship opportunities by country, type of work, or project location. Find helpful information about choosing a program, preparing to go, and other details to consider.
International Youth Experience (IYE)
This organization promotes the exchange of young workers and recent university or college graduates with Switzerland and Finland.
International Youth Internship Program (IYIP) - Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
This youth employment program offers post-secondary graduates the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in an international development setting.
Jobs at Parks Canada - Parks Canada
Find jobs opportunities, descriptions and information on how they select their employees. Also includes details on student employment programs and how to volunteer.
Junior Achievement of Canada (JA)
JA is dedicated to educating and inspiring students about business and economics. Business community volunteers help them discover leadership, entrepreneurial and workforce readiness skills.
Lattitude Global Volunteering
Lattitude Global Volunteering (formerly known as Gap Activity Projects) is an international youth development charity. Our mission is to educate and develop young people worldwide by providing inclusive opportunities for them to make a positive difference to the lives of others through a distinctive, challenging, structured and supported international volunteering experience in a culture and community different from their own.
Through global volunteering, we aim to give young people the opportunity to experience the world beyond their community and to truly engage with it. We seek to develop young people?s awareness and responsibilities towards themselves and others, and equip them with vital life skills.
Mentor Programs - Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF)
Young entrepreneurs can now enhance their business knowledge and skills by participating in 2 mentor programs: Entre Nous (a face-to-face program) and Odyssey (an online program). See if you would be interested in being a protégé or volunteer mentor.
This job listing and resume database service is targeted to university and college students and alumni. A Career Guide and Virtual Interview are among the tools available to help you with your job search.
Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) Science and Technology - Internship Program
What you should know about work opportunities at existing partners organization program dedicated to recent graduates with a post-secondary degree in a science, engineering or program in natural sciences
Parliamentary Internship Programme
Through this programme, university graduates can supplement their theoretical knowledge of Parliament with practical experience. Ten interns are selected each year from September to June, funds permitting. The competition is open to all Canadian citizens who hold at least one university degree.
Post-Secondary Co-op / Internship Program - Careers in the Federal Public Service
In partnership with participating academic institutions, the Public Service Commission provides post-secondary students with the relevant and practical work experience they need to fulfil the requirements of their academic program. For more information visit this Web site.
Small Business Internship Program (SBIP) - Industry Canada
The SBIP provides small and medium-sized enterprises financial support to hire a post secondary student intern to assist them in their adoption of e-business strategies to increase their productivity and competitiveness.
St John Ambulance Canada
Find out how you can "join in" and contribute to your community. Join the St John Ambulance Brigade, get involved in their Therapy Dog Program or become a trained instructor.
Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Canada
Discover opportunities to work alongside people in poorer countries, to share skills, build capabilities and promote international understanding and action in pursuit of a more equitable world. VSO offers accommodation and a modest living allowance.
Volunteer Bulletin Board - CharityVillage.com
Search for volunteer opportunities across Canada and locate volunteer centres in your area.
Are you interested in volunteering? Use this site to find out more information and to locate the volunteer centre nearest to you.
What You Can Do - Oxfam Canada
Find out what jobs and volunteer opportunities are available with this non-profit international development organization.
Chapters across Canada encourage women to explore opportunities in technology. Meet women who are working in Canada's technology sector and access training, career articles, volunteer opportunities and job listings.
Young Canada Works (YCW) - Canadian Heritage
This program offers students and young graduates the opportunity to access summer jobs and/or internships in language-based and heritage industries, throughout Canada and abroad.