Current Volunteer Opportunities
Children's Deployment Workshop Assistant
Help children age 3-12 experiencing a work-related separation with crafts and activities. Check out the job description here.
Deployment Child Care Assistant
Help support military families experiencing a work-related separation at our Wednesday Coffee Nights and other deployment events.. Check out the job description here.
We are looking for a qualified doula to join the MFRC Pregnancy and Doula Services team of volunteer doulas, providing support to military families during pregnancy, birth and postpartum follow up. Learn more by checking out the job description here.
Family Network Coordinators
Become a vital part of a successful deployment by getting involved as a Family Network Volunteer. Have fun while making connections with your community. Enhance your group facilitation skills, provide information and support to your fellow military families while gaining experience with communications and organizing special events. Share your skills and knowledge. Interested? You will need approximately six hours per month. Check out the current vacancies. We need extra volunteers for all Family Networks to assist with activities, communications and planning. Check out the job description here. We are currently in need of a volunteer for the following family network:
- 443 SQUADRON
- HMCS CALGARY
- HMCS VANCOUVER
- North of the Malahat
- TERRA FIRMA
Special events are ongoing throughout the year and always in need of support from volunteers. Jobs vary from planning committees to set-up/tear-down crews to event photographers. Come learn about event planning and execution while enjoying the fun and camaraderie of these special events. Help is needed with:
- Father Daughter Sweetheart Dance on March 1, 2014
- Pacific Women's Day on March 29, 2014
- Formation Fun Day on July 5, 2014
If you enjoy writing and want to tell the stories of the military family community, here's an opportunity you might find interesting. You can write about MFRC programs, your experiences in the military family community, tips on a particular subject, upcoming events, or extraordinary people in the community. Some projects to work on:
- Writing a 300-500 word article for the Activity Guide (upcoming deadlines: June 14 & October 18, 2013)