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Other volunteer opportunities with the City

Arts, heritage and culture

Assist an arts instructor, give tours at a museum or volunteer at a festival or one of our theatres. There are a wide variety of volunteer opportunities to suit your interests and location. Get involved in your cultural community today.


Volunteers 14 years of age or older can participate in a wide variety of programs in:

  • Aquatics
  • Special events
  • Sports and recreation
  • Before and after school programs
  • March Break/Holiday Camps

Volunteer at a facility in your neighbourhood

Ottawa Police Service

You can help keep our community safe. Become an important part of a unique organization: become a police volunteer.

Pathway Patrol

Are you a cyclist? Walker? Runner? Inline skater? Do you enjoy using any of the pathways around your neighbourhood?  Join the Pathway Patrol Volunteers!