COVID-19 Update: JMCC continues to offer both virtual and safe, in-person services (Updated: November 2020)DETAILS.
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The John McGivney Children's Centre provides family-centered holistic care to the community, enriching the lives of children and youth with special needs by helping them reach their full potential.

General Volunteer Opportunities 

If you have a passion to make a difference and are interested in volunteering at JMCC, we ask that you please complete the volunteer form and drop it off at the Centre, fax it in to 519-252-8573 or scan and email it to with your inquiry. 

Therapeutic Recreation Volunteers 
We are looking for volunteers to support our therapeutic rereation program. These volunteers will work with children and youth as they participate in various recreation opportunities and work with JMCC staff to run recreation programs. The majority of these programs will take place on weekday evenings. If you are interested in volunteering for our therapeutic recreation programming, please email

Join the JMCC Board of Directors 

JMCC is seeking new members for appointment to the Board of Directors. The JMCC Board of Directors is comprised of up to 12 individuals with a diverse set of skills and expertise. 

Board of Directors Mandate:
  • Responsible for the effective governance and strategic leadership of JMCC
  • Influence the Strategic Plan for JMCC
  • Attend monthly Board Meetings and the Annual General Meeting 
  • Participate as a member on at least one Board Committee (often requiring attendance at a monthly Committee meeting)
  • Represent JMCC to members of the communities we serve
  • Commit time as required to fulfill the responsibilities of a Board Member 
Interested applicants are asked to submit a completed Board Application along with their resume in confidence to  

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