Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa and Renfrew County!

Have you read the summary of our Volunteer Programs and reviewed the FAQ page?

Selecting your program according to your daytime OR evening/weekend availability will direct you the right application.

Have questions or need more info? Please contact Mckenzie Clairoux at or 613-247-4776, ext. 313 prior to beginning your application.

You are about to apply for our In school Mentoring Program with 1-1.5 hours a week and have daytime availability. If you are looking to apply for programs with evening & weekend availability [requiring 2-4 hrs/week OR 10hrs/month with 1 year or 2 years commitments] please click here.


* Your Legal name is required on this application. Please ensure you fill out your application using the name on your driver’s license or birth certificate.


Complete Application form by selecting START APPLICATION PROCESS NOW below. You must include reference contact information (email address, phone number, etc) to submit your application.


You will be contacted to book your interview within 7-10 days after an application is submitted. Please monitor your provided email inbox (including Spam/Junk folders).


Once interview has been completed, you will be able to book your training to complete.


Obtain Vulnerable Sector Police records check/return required forms.


Ready to be Matched !

As part of the application process, we require 3 to 4 adult references.  We will also be asking you to provide basic personal, demographic and contact information.

Prior to starting the application, please take a moment to gather email and phone contact information for your references. 

If you encounter any issues with this form please contact McKenzie Clairoux at 613-247-4776, ext. 313.

NOTE: It can take up to 8 weeks to go through our mentor application process and be matched with a youth/child.