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Volunteering at the Y is a great way to show that you care about your community and make a positive impact in the lives of children, youth and families in Winnipeg. Volunteers work alongside staff members – leading fitness classes, teaching children, encouraging youth leaders, providing guidance through YMCA boards/committees and more.

2023 Summer Day Camp Volunteers Needed

  • If you are at least 13 years of age, want to make a difference in a child's life and can commit a minimum of 2 weeks of your summer to the Y...we want you to hear from you!

  • We are looking for volunteers who want to help ensure that children’s camp experience is a positive one. As a volunteer you will assist the Day Camp Counsellors with the implementing of quality programs

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We are always on the lookout for volunteers in the following areas:

Health, Fitness and Aquatics

  • Group and Aquatic Fitness Leaders
  • Individual Conditioning Instructors
  • Fitness Centre Supervisors
  • Specialty Class Instructors (i.e. Martial arts, Triathlon training)
  • Swim Instructors
  • Preschool and Youth Coaches (i.e. Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball)

Child Care

  • Child Minders
  • Preschool Child Care
  • School Age Child Care

Community Initiatives

  • Business Training Centre Volunteers
  • Adult Day Program Volunteers
  • Learning & Leisure (Mental Health) Program
  • Newcomer Services


The YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg is committed to providing a safe environment for children and vulnerable individuals. All applicants will be thoroughly screened through a review process including Police Record Checks with Vulnerable Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Checks. These checks are a requirement for all volunteer positions.