Recreation & Community

Volunteering with Parks, Recreation and Culture Services

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, gain valuable experience, have fun and get involved in your community.

volunteersVolunteer Opportunities

Ready to see what's available? ​Check out our current 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.

For more information about Volunteer Services, contact:
Phone: 604-927-6922
Fax: 604-927-6919
Email: volunteers@coquitlam.ca

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 youthprograms@coquitlam.ca

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

Tara Berdej

Phone: 604-927-6903
Email: youthprograms@coquitlam.ca