Volunteer Application Process
Before You Start
Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa!
There are 5 steps to complete in order to volunteer in one of our community based programs:
STEP 1: COMPLETE APPLICATION FORM
STEP 2: SCHEDULE IN-PERSON TRAINING AND INTERVIEW
STEP 3: COMPLETE ONLINE TRAINING
STEP 4: COMPLETE VULNERABLE SECTOR AND CRIMINAL RECORD CHECK
STEP 5: 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.
This application is for adults (ages 18+).
If you encounter any issues with this form please contact Shelly-Ann McMorris at 613-247-4776, ext. 325. You can also download a hard copy of the application HERE.
NOTE: It can take up to 8 weeks to go through our mentor application process and be matched with a youth/child.