With Us

Without our volunteers, there is no Victoria Lifeline. They are at the very heart of our organization.

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Our amazing team volunteers almost 5,000 hours a year

Our medical alarm systems are installed by a dedicated group of Home Service Volunteers in Manitoba who are committed to the clients we serve. Trained and supported by a full-time Volunteer Coordinator, the Home Service Representative is an integral part of this organization. It's a great volunteering opportunity in Winnipeg.

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What does a typical Victoria Lifeline volunteer look like?

Well, a lot like you - a retired RCMP officer, a nurse or a student looking to fill their volunteering hours or gain experience for their resume. Our volunteers come to us from different backgrounds, but they all have one thing in common - the desire to make a difference in the life of someone else.

Whether they’re helping a patient finally return home from the hospital or giving a young client with MS the confidence to live on their own, our volunteers give back to the Winnipeg community in so many ways.

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Why Volunteer With Us?

Research has shown that volunteering provides many health benefits.

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Volunteering helps lower stress levels and helps reduce high blood pressure.

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Volunteering can help reduce your risk of depression and even increase life satisfaction.

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It helps keep you physically active and mentally stimulated.

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Meet Some Of Our
Dedicated Volunteers

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Doing for others, lending a helping hand - no matter how you describe it. Volunteering's greatest reward is in the service to others.

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Some of our volunteers have been with Victoria Lifeline for over ten years and we think that kind of commitment speaks for itself. So what keeps them coming back?

Victoria Lifeline provides a very unique volunteer opportunity in Winnipeg and some other areas in Manitoba. It keeps you physically active, mentally stimulated and connected to both the community and your fellow volunteers. Our volunteers are part of a team with a very special purpose of helping people live with confidence and dignity.

Volunteer With Us!

Available Volunteer Opportunities | Winnipeg & Steinbach

Please take a moment to read through our volunteer opportunities and contact our Volunteer Coordinator if you have any questions! 

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What to expect when you volunteer with us:

  • We offer flexible daytime hours during the week.
  • Access to a full-time Volunteer Coordinator who oversees training and ongoing support. The Coordinator works with you to schedule shifts that match your availability.
  • Comprehensive peer support by our most experienced Home Service Representatives. New volunteers go on a ‘ride-along’ with our veteran volunteers to understand what their role will be before getting started.
  • Mileage and parking expenses are reimbursed – you must have a car and a valid driver's license.
  • Recognition Events – We appreciate our volunteers so much we like to thank them as much as possible!
  • As a community service of the Victoria General Hospital Foundation, all proceeds from Victoria Lifeline are used to support patient care. Over the last ten years, Victoria Lifeline has raised  $7.2 million dollars for the Foundation. What an incredible contribution, made possible in part by our amazing volunteers.

Call today to find your inspiration. (204) 956-6773 or  email our Volunteer Coordinator.