Volunteering

National Volunteer Week, April 12 - 18, 2015

We celebrate the more than 1,900 volunteers who enhance care for patients, clients, residents, their families and our community. Thank you for all you do!

A Wealth of Opportunities
Nova Scotia Health Authority's (NSHA) volunteer opportunities are as diverse as the volunteers themselves.

With more than 300 programs and services, there is something for every interest and time schedule as seen in Our Volunteering Stories!


The Support You Need

Our volunteer coordinators are here to find the right placement for you.

We will make sure you have the training and support you need to have a rewarding, diverse and welcoming experience at NSHA. As a volunteer with NSHA, you will have:

  • An opportunity to make a positive difference in someone’s life
  • A choice of programs
  • Orientation and training
  • Staff support
  • References
  • Opportunities to give feedback
  • Parking
  • An incredible experience

Time Commitment We Require

We are looking for a minimum commitment of one shift of approximately two to three hours per week for at least six months.

Make a difference in someone's life today - become a NSHA Volunteer!