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Volunteer Opportunities


Join our extensive team of 500+ volunteers and help support service users in distress or crisis situations via voice or text. Be part of fostering a caring and connected community.

Student Placements

Distress Centres of Greater Toronto finds students to be a great asset to the organization and encourages students to apply from the Social Service Sector, along with many other programs. We provide student placement opportunities year-round within each of our programs, including: the Distress/Crisis Helplines, registered client social programs in 7+ languages, our in-person support groups and offer a variety of opportunities within our Human Resources and Fundraising Teams.

Outbound Volunteering

Join a team that makes a difference in the lives of isolated and marginalized individuals in the GTA.

Suicide and Homicide Loss Volunteer Program

Help us reach more survivors of suicide and/or homicide losses and help them navigate their journey of healing.