302 Columbia St. Vancouver, BC engagement@dewc.ca 604-681-8480


Volunteer at the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre

Our volunteer opportunities are for women (trans inclusive) over the age of eighteen. 

Volunteer roles at the Drop-In Centre include, but are not limited to: management of the DEWC Clothing Room, mail-outs, food preparation, organizing donations, and helping with special events (ex. Christmas, New Year’s Brunch, Fall Dinner, Summer BBQ).

Email skills@dewc.ca to get in touch.

Current volunteer postings:

Weekday Volunteers – We’re looking for volunteers available on weekdays to assist with centre operations and support services, staff, and a warm, welcoming environment at the drop-in centre. Email skills@dewc.ca.

Chinese Seniors Ambassador – Do you speak Cantonese and/or Mandarin? We’re looking for volunteers to help with our Chinese seniors outreach program.  Chinese Seniors Ambassadors will act as a bridge between Chinese seniors and staff, doing integral work of assistingChinese seniors when they need to voice out their needs within the centre. 

For more information contact the Chinese Seniors Outreach Worker at 604-681-8480 ext. 243 or chineseseniors@dewc.ca.

Thank you for your volunteer support of the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre community. Your contributions are essential to the future of our organization and those of the women and children we serve.