Volunteers are vital to the work we do.


Our initial volunteer positions are with Metro Turning Point and Barry House. You must be 19 years of age or older to volunteer onsite with Shelter Nova Scotia. We also require proof of a current Criminal and Vulnerable Sector Check as well as a Child Abuse Registry check. Find out the details by reading the job descriptions below and click on the application link at the bottom of the page.

Criminal Record Check

Child Abuse Register

Individual Volunteer Job Descriptions Group Volunteer Opportunities
Meal Support Volunteer
Adopt-A-Meal (for groups)
Office Administration Volunteer
Household Support Volunteer

Apply to become a volunteer by clicking here.

Questions? Contact mandychapman@shelternovascotia.com