This experience makes me feel like I am contributing and making a difference. It has enriched my life to know that I’m doing something meaningful for someone else.”

If you’re looking to provide a positive impact in your community then HIRO is the place for you. As a HIRO volunteer, you’ll be an important part of the client’s journey, playing a role in the promise of hope after ABI.

We’re grateful for our volunteer HIROs who help ensure a wide variety of recreational pursuits are offered to all clients of all function levels.

Volunteer placement opportunities include

Socialization

Socialization

Group activities, social outings

Skill Development

Skill Development

Cooking, budgeting, general interests

Education

Education

Literacy, music, board games, arts

Physical Activation

Physical Activation

Walking, stretching, yoga, fitness

Volunteering

Volunteering

Task completion, work habits, admin support

Valued Recreational Rehabilitation

Volunteers receive one-on-one orientation and support from our expert staff and you will have the opportunity to work directly with clients. Each volunteer will complete a number of training modules including topics such as the causes and effects of ABI and collaborative problem solving. This type of training ensures you are prepared to provide valued time with people who appreciate your support. Volunteers receive a certificate once the training modules are successfully completed.

Application to Volunteer

If you’re interested in making an impact and helping our clients realize their full and unique potential, please fill in the application below and we will find you the right opportunity. Volunteer opportunities are available within our service area of Hamilton, Niagara, Burlington, Brantford, Haldimand and Norfolk.

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