The Regional Municipality Of York


Volunteering at a Long-Term Care Home

Volunteer Opportunities

We are always looking for new volunteers to join the volunteer program at both of York Region’s long-term care homes.

Maple Health Centre
10424 Keele Street
Maple, Ontario
L6A 2L1

Telephone: 1-866-967-5582

Newmarket Health Centre
194 Eagle Street
Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 1J6

Telephone: 1-866-967-5582

Volunteering is a great way to learn new skills, meet new people and help where there is a real need. What a great way to get involved in your community!

All volunteers are given a thorough orientation with staff and are recognized during Volunteer Appreciation Week.

Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Volunteering at weekly activities such as bowling, bingo, birthday parties and pub nights
  • Volunteering for monthly outings to the mall and concerts
  • Spending one-on-one time with a resident
  • Volunteering in our gift shop
  • Assisting residents in the dining room at breakfast, lunch and dinner

Do you speak another language? Some of our residents speak Italian, Mandarin, Portuguese, Dutch, Spanish, Russian, Urdu and Greek.

How to Apply to Volunteer

Volunteers must complete the Long Term Care Volunteer Application form below. The application can also be picked up from reception at Newmarket Health Centre or Maple Health Centre, Monday through Friday bet