Recreation & Community

Volunteering with Parks, Recreation and Culture Services

Gain Experience. Get Involved. Become a Volunteer!

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, gain valuable experience, have fun, and get involved in your community. The City of Coquitlam has many different volunteer opportunities to choose from.

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  • Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Requirements

Volunteers must be 13 years of age or older and successfully complete the application process which includes: 

  • Create a Volunteer Profile │ Join Now!
    • search City of Coquitlam and select preferred organization
  • Attend a Volunteer Interview | Register Now!
  • Submit a ​Police Information Check
  • Provide 2 Reference ​Checks
  • Attend an Orientation Session | Register Now!
Note: Police information and reference forms will be handed out at your interview.


Volunteer Opportunities

Here are the current areas of volunteer opportunities

For more information about Volunteer Services, contact:
Phone: 604-927-6922
Fax: 604-927-6919

Coquitlam Youth Councils and Youth Program Committees

Coquitlam Youth Council (CYC) ​– The ​'Voice​' of ​Youth

We provide ideas, feedback, and suggestions on city-wide initiatives, programs, and current issues 
facing youth in Coquitlam. We connect with our peers, gather opinions, and advocate for a youth-friendly community.

CYC meets every 2nd Wednesday from 4 – 5 p.m. beginning  Sept​. 26 and continues through the end of June. 

To apply, please complete the application form by Sept.10.

Have a question?  Contact

Coquitlam Youth Committtees

Under Construction!

We are hard at work redeveloping our youth committees! Check back soon for more information. 

For more information about Coquitlam Youth Council and Youth Leadership Committees, please contact:

Tara Berdej

Phone: 604-927-6903