Contractor donating product to Habitat ReStore

Volunteer with us!

By volunteering with your local Habitat for Humanity, you can be a part of the change you want to see in your community.

We offer several opportunities to build or repair homes with families, in addition to volunteer work opportunities at your local Habitat ReStore. You can even invite your friends and family to join us!

See below for Habitat for Humanity volunteer opportunities near you, use the contact information below to contact local Habitat and see what opportunities are available.

Together, we can all help build a world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Current opportunities

Volunteer opportunities with Habitat for Humanity Canada and local Habitats in Canada will be posted here as openings arise. Please note that not all volunteer opportunities with local Habitats may be listed here. If you are interested in learning more about opportunities with a local Habitat, please contact them directly.

Local Habitat

Volunteer Opportunity


Habitat for Humanity Red DeerVolunteer at the Red Deer Habitat ReStore!

All abilities welcome, safety equipment and training provided.

Deanna Redford
Habitat for Humanity Waterloo RegionBuild Site (Kehl St. in Kitchener)

Want to be part of a vibrant construction environment, work as part of a team, and support local families in need by building homes? No skills required, we train on site. Be a Build Crew volunteer and help support our homeownership program.

Habitat ReStore (Waterloo & Cambridge)

Looking for a rewarding way to connect with new people, build new skills and keep items out of the landfill? Our Associates support our homeownership program by helping retail customers and by performing warehouse tasks in a dynamic store.

Debbie Hind
Habitat for Humanity Greater Toronto Area

Build Site volunteers – Habitat GTA has active build sites year round and are currently building with volunteers in Durham (Oshawa area), with upcoming build sites in Toronto West, Brampton and Oshawa that will be welcoming volunteers in the Fall and Winter 2021/2022.

Habitat ReStores – There are 12 Habitat ReStore locations, open 7 days a week accepting volunteers. The store locations can be found in Toronto, North York, Brampton, Markham, Newmarket, Vaughan, Woodbridge, Oshawa, and Uxbridge

Deconstruction volunteers – Volunteers are invited to join our deconstruction team to assist with removing home appliances for donation to Habitat ReStores

Bonnie Guy

Habitat for Humanity Guelph WellingtonWhat: Social Media Assistant - Habitat for Humanity Guelph Wellington is seeking well-organized volunteers to assist with the posting of items that come into Habitat Guelph Wellington's ReStore on social media.
  • Keep Facebook account up to date with current photos and pricing for selected items that come into the Habitat ReStore
  • Work with the Habitat ReStore staff to select appropriate items to advertise on Facebook
  • Update photos weekly with captions by taking photos of what is on the store floor

Where: Guelph, Ontario

When: Anytime during Guelph Habitat ReStore hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 9-5


  • Age 18 or older
  • Well organized
  • Use Facebook and other social media sites effectively
  • A team player
  • Self-motivated, reliable and enthusiastic
  • Clear verbal and written communication
  • Committed to volunteer on a regular basis