Frequently Asked Questions
How can I become a volunteer?
Filling out our on-line application is the quickest way to get started!
I don’t know very much about CNIB and what you do. Can I still volunteer?
Absolutely. All of our volunteers complete orientation and training sessions!
I’m in high school. Can I volunteer?
If you’re 14 or older, yes!
Do I need to get a police record check?
It depends on the position you apply for. Any position that includes contact with clients or confidential CNIB information will require a police record check.
Do I have to make a weekly commitment?
It depends on the position, we also have monthly and occasional commitment opportunities.
Do I have to make a long-term commitment?
As well as long-term commitments there are also special events and short-term projects!
There’s no CNIB office in my community. Can I still volunteer?
We have many volunteer positions that engage volunteers in their own communities, even if there’s no CNIB office, like Ambassadors, Vision Mates, and Peer Support Groups.