Why Volunteer?

Volunteering at the NFAMC is an opportunity to learn about other cultures, share your own culture and meet new people. There are several opportunities to volunteer with our Centre and we hope that you choose us on your journey to becoming a volunteer.

Opportunities at our Centre:

Please note that at times there may be a waiting list for positions.

Intake Desk Worker

General Office Support

English Conversation Circle Facilitator

ESL Language Match

Computer Lab Assistant

Day Care Assistant

Children’s Program Assistant

Resettlement Mentor

Professional Mentor
(One-on-one match)

Workshop Facilitator

Leisure/Activity Volunteer

Events & Fundraising Assistant/Community Ambassador

Maintenance Worker

LINC/ESL – TA

Fundraising and Events Worker

Board Member

Current Openings

Coming soon!

LOCATIONS

St. Catharines:

85 Church Street, St. Catharines, ON L2R 3C7
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

Niagara Falls:

Newcomer Information Centre
(co-located with the YMCA Newcomer Information Centre)
8123 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls, ON L2H 1H3
T: (289) 296-8400 ext 504

St. Ann Adult & Continuing Education Centre
(co-located with the Niagara Catholic District School Board)
5895 North Street, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1J7
St. Ann Adult & Continuing Education Centre
T: 289-407-1793

Monday to Friday: Hours vary

Welland:

Father Fogarty Adult Learning Centre
(co-located with the Niagara Catholic District School Board)
269 Thorold Road, Welland, ON L3C 3W1
T: 289-241-6289
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday (hours vary)

Please note that for some programs the timing of your volunteer placement may be in the evening, but we place our volunteers based on their availability.

Application/Intake Process

Volunteer Opportunities at the Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre

Age specifications, specific qualifications and skills levels, certifications, language skills or experience may be required for the positions listed below. You will be considered for current job openings. If you qualify for a position which is currently filled, we will keep your application on file and contact you should an opening become available. We are open to receiving new ideas and projects that meet our mandate of services.

Please complete fields below.

  • I understand that the Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre (NFAMC) will be collecting, using and disclosing my personal information for the purpose of establishing and managing a volunteer relationship.
    I consent to the NFAMC doing so, and I also consent to the collection and use of my personal information in order to ensure the safety of our clientele, for statistical purposes, and to inform me about NFAMC programs or services. I consent to the above:
  • Volunteer Opportunities at the Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre

  • Age specifications, specific qualifications and skills levels, certifications, language skills or experience may be required for the positions listed below. You will be considered for current job openings. If you qualify for a position which is currently filled, we will keep your application on file and contact you should an opening become available. We are open to receiving new ideas and projects that meet our mandate of services.
  • For Information Session:
    Parking is around the back, off Raymond Street. Please stay to the yellow lines to avoid a ticket. The entrance door is around the back of the building. Usual meeting space: Room #2, Community Connections.
 

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